1947 Personnel

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Stradishall 1947?

The squadron’s Record Book shows personnel strength as follows:

  • 01/1947: 29 Officers / 33 Aircrew / 31 Ground Personnel
  • 02/1947: 24 Officers / 26 Aircrew / 45 Ground Personnel
  • 03/1947: 24 Officers / 27 Aircrew / 43 Ground Personnel
  • 04/1947: 21 Officers / 24 Aircrew / 31 Ground Personnel
  • 05/1947: 20 Officers / 27 Aircrew
  • 06/1947: 15 Officers / 17 Aircrew
  • 07/1947: 15 Officers / 19 Aircrew
  • 08/1947: 16 Officers / 23 Aircrew

Note: In May, Stradishall became a Bomber Command Type “B” Station and all ground personnel were posted to Station Headquarters

 

The following are known to have been on strength of the squadron during 1947:

KJ Aedy
MJ Beetham
FW Betts
JJ Blair
H Boothby
RJ Boulding
Brindley
Brooks
Broom
Brown
RJS Bruce
HG Bullen
J Button
JHD Chapple
KW Clarine
Cliffe
JE Davidson
CV Dove
Dunkley
Edwards
Ford
LG Gratton
Grist
Hawtin
KC Juckes
T Kennedy
King
TD Lamb
RW Mathers
LE McKenzie
Mullen
Payne
JO Pennington
DA Perkins
Polak
AP Richardson
PD Saville
HJ Scull
AJ Simpson
BD Smith
R Stocks
LR Thompson
HE Thorpe
R Walne
LT Walton
Watkins
TG Webb
RC Weeden
JB Westall
Whitham
PG Whitman
Woodward
Wren
JE Wright