Hall (JT)

The Squadron’s Operations Record Book shows that JT Hall was the Captain of a 35 Squadron aircraft on the following sorties:

  1. 20/09/1944 Calais
  2. 30/09/1944 Bottrop
  3. 05/10/1944 Saarbrucken
  4. 06/10/1944 Sterkrade
  5. 14/10/1944 Duisburg [1]
  6. 15/10/1944 Wilhelmshaven
  7. 19/10/1944 Stuttgart
  8. 21/10/1944 Hanover
  9. 31/10/1944 Cologne
  10. 02/11/1944 Dusseldorf
  11. 04/11/1944 Bochum
  12. 06/11/1944 Gelsenkirchen
  13. 16/11/1944 Duren
  14. 18/11/1944 Wanne-Eickel
  15. 29/11/1944 Dortmund
  16. 04/12/1944 Urft Dam
  17. 05/12/1944 Soest
  18. 06/12/1944 Merseburg (Leuna)
  19. 24/12/1944 Cologne
  20. 28/12/1944 Bonn
  21. 29/12/1944 Gelsenkirchen
  22. 02/01/1945 Ludwigshafen
  23. 06/01/1945 Hanau
  24. 07/01/1945 Munich
  25. 14/01/1945 Merseburg/Leuna
  26. 16/01/1945 Magdeburg
  27. 22/01/1945 Gelsenkirchen

The following shows the composition of his crew on these sorties, along with the number of sorties undertaken by each airman as part of his crew (as recorded in the squadron’s Operations Record Book). It should be noted that some of these sorties may have been aborted and therefore would not have counted for the purposes of their “Operational Tour”. Details of all flights (including training flights) will be recorded in their Flying Log Books:

(Pilot)John Thomas Hall27
(Navigator)Martin Albert Hampe27
(Air Bomber)Alfred Edward Ralph Bexton24
Arthur Joseph Reeder3
(Set Operator)Alan John Card1
Gilbert Wood6
John Leslie Vickery1
Peter James Leeves2
Walter Stanley Mountford4
(Wireless Operator)Joseph Lucien Jean Fontaine27
(Air Gunner)Alfred George Wright1
Geoffrey John North24
Harold Leslie Horne27
Vivian Montague Bailey Halls2
(Flight Engineer)John Herbert Monk27

Target Photo (Calais 20/09/1944)

HALL JT CREW
Hall, Horne, Fontaine, Bexton, Monk, North, Hampe
[Source: IBCC Digital Archive]

Postings

HallJohn Thomas31/08/1944In From:51 Squadron
12/02/1945Out to:RCAF R Depot