1944 Personnel


Squadron Command

Commanding Officer:Wing Commander SP Daniels DSO DFC
25/07/1944: Handed over to Group Captain DFEC Dean DSO DFC
Adjutant:GCL Brigham / R Baker
Navigation Officer:EH Bagnald / SR Green / HJ Backhouse / MG Harris / BC Brooker / HC Wright
Bombing Leader:KD Rome / SR Green
Gunnery Leader:PB White / CA Fraser-Petheridge
Signals Leader:LS Thorpe / S Turner
Flight Engineer Leader:EE Stocker / DH Craig
Signals (Radar) Officer:S Hedgeland / RH Offerhaus
A Flight Commander:J Sale / JR Wood / EK Creswell / CW Bromley / DB Everett
B Flight Commander:J Christie / LMS Whetham / SP Coulson
C Flight Commander:EW Deacon (*)

(*) Note: C Flight formed the basis of No 635 Squadron in March 1945

Strength (HQ and 2 Flights)

  • Air Crew
    • Commissioned Officers
    • Non Commissioned Air Crew
  • Ground Personnel
    • Commissioned Officers
    • Non Commissioned Other Ranks

The following are known to have been on strength of the squadron during 1944.

  • Gordon Acklam
  • Norman Thomas Adams
  • Robert Lawson Alexander
  • Kenneth Allerston
  • John Allinson
  • Donald Kenneth Allport
  • Solomon Joseph Harold Andrew
  • William Andrew
  • Robert Reginald George Appleby
  • Dudley Peter David Archer
  • John Wright Armitage
  • Morley Albert Arnott
  • Stephen Thurston Ashton
  • Archibald Clarence Aston
  • John Dixon Atkinson
  • James Martin Aylieff
  • Horace John Backhouse
  • Eric Harold Bagnald
  • George Bagnall
  • Leonard Shaw Meadows Bailey
  • Reginald Charles Bailey
  • Ronald Baker
  • Bernard Oliver Baldwin
  • Peter Richard Bales
  • David Poole Balmer
  • Paul Barber
  • William George Barnes
  • Norman Wilken Barnett
  • Edward Herbert Barry
  • Murray Thomas Bartle
  • Robert Baxendale
  • D Beaumont
  • Frederick Henry Verner Beazley
  • Albert Walter Bennett
  • Harry Bennett
  • Reginald William Elton Bennett
  • Bruce Bennetts
  • Victor Eston Bent
  • Ronald William Bentley
  • William John Bentley
  • Mauritz Bernard Berndsson
  • FL Bertram
  • Rhubean Burns Berwick
  • Robert Walter Beveridge
  • Arthur Bevin
  • Alfred Edward Ralph Bexton
  • George Binns
  • Jack Cecil Black
  • James Johnston Black
  • Robert Black
  • Norman Charles Blackband
  • Gordon Blake
  • Ralph Blakey
  • John Edwin Bloomer
  • Cecil Leonard Blundell
  • Colin Frazer Blundell
  • Alfred George Boam
  • Boris Oleh Bodnar
  • Richard Bruce Bolt
  • DR Bolton
  • Leslie Arthur Booth
  • Ronald Booth
  • Francis George Boothby
  • Ronald John Bordiss
  • Bernhorst Hermanus Botha
  • Stanley Harvey Boulton
  • John Maurice Bourassa
  • James Arthur Bowen
  • Henry Robert Bowerman
  • A Bowie
  • George Bradburn
  • George Richard Bradley
  • Thomas Scullion Brady
  • Harry Breeze
  • James Bremner
  • John Brennan
  • Alfred Stewart Brereton
  • Robert Alexander Brewington
  • Geoffrey Crossingham Loftus Brigham
  • Reginald Francis Jack Bright
  • Arthur Thomas Britchford
  • Clifford George Bromham
  • Curwen William Bromley
  • Stanley Brook
  • Bernard Chapman Brooker
  • Norman Brown
  • Robert William Brown
  • Philip John Bryant
  • Frederick Buchan
  • Wilfred Marshall Buck
  • Ronald Bull
  • Raymond William Bullen
  • Kenneth John Bullock
  • C Bungay
  • Joseph William Samuel Burden
  • Philip Richmond Burt
  • Cecil Arthur Butler
  • George William Buttrick
  • S Caddle
  • Donald Campbell
  • Kenneth Alfred John Campbell
  • William Charles Campbell
  • Alan John Card
  • Bernard John Bedford Carr
  • John Carr
  • Gerald Carrell
  • Donald Carruthers
  • CL Carter
  • Gordon Henry Francis Carter
  • Leonard Charles Carter
  • Philip Edward Cawthorne
  • Ryszard Cederbaum
  • Charles Chadwick
  • George Frank Chance
  • Leslie Chant
  • Robert Chapman
  • Philip Douglas Cherry
  • Edward John Chidgey
  • Royston James Child
  • Johan Christie
  • Robert Charles Clark
  • John Anthony Creemer Clarke
  • Richard Joseph Clarke
  • GH Cleaver
  • RW Coates
  • Matthew Cochrane
  • Peter Coggan
  • M Cohen
  • Douglas Aubrey Cole
  • Derrick Ernest Coleman
  • LHP Coleman
  • RW Coleman
  • EJ Colledge
  • James Mursell Colledge
  • Reginald Noah Collins
  • David Birkbeck Coltman
  • Donald Howard Connors
  • William Norman Cook
  • John Grant Cooke
  • Ernest Clifford Leslie Coombs
  • Roy Frank Cooper
  • Thomas Bruce Cooper
  • William Galway Copp
  • Stafford Pulleine Coulson
  • Harry Coulton
  • Raymond Steve Courtnay
  • Alec Henry Cousins
  • Albert William Cox
  • RH or AW Cox
  • Ronald Hubert Samuel Cox
  • Ronald William Cozens
  • Douglas Aubrey Cracknell
  • Thomas Eugene Craddock
  • Donald Harrington Craig
  • Thomas James Crane
  • Alec Panton Cranswick
  • Walter Edmond Crawford
  • Edmund Keith Creswell
  • Peter Henry Cribb
  • John Duncan Crombie
  • Frederick William Tynus Cross
  • George Cross
  • George Henry Cross
  • Francis George Crowhurst
  • John Mitchell Cruickshank
  • Albert Sidney Cubberley
  • Ronald Walter Cumbers
  • Thomas John Cunningham
  • William Henry Curness
  • Donald Russell Currie
  • John Robert Cursiter
  • Arthur Bryan Curtis
  • Neil William Curtis
  • George Dale
  • Henry Dale
  • Ernest Daley
  • Raymond Valentine Montigue Daniels
  • Sidney Patrick Daniels
  • Francis Henry Davidson
  • Charles Ernest Davies
  • Eric McHugh Davies
  • Kenneth Thomas Davies
  • William Davies
  • Noel Charles William Davis
  • Raymond Cecil Davis
  • Geoffrey Pell Dawson
  • Edward William Deacon
  • Donald Frederick Edgar Charles Dean
  • Edward Dent
  • JJ Deuchars
  • Edward Oliver Deveson
  • Andrew Jenkinson Dick
  • F / RF Dickinson
  • Cecil John Dineen
  • Ronald Joseph Dobson
  • Charles Doig
  • William George Douglas
  • William Mungo Douglas
  • Lawrence Edward Dovey
  • Alan James Dowling
  • Ronald Drury
  • Joseph Omer Dumas
  • William Reginald Eady
  • Roy William Earl
  • Herbert William Mercy Ebdon
  • Robert Alexander Edie
  • Leonard Arthur Edlin
  • Frederick Worsley Edmondson
  • William Scott Minto Edmondston
  • James Bartholomew Edwards
  • Peter George Robert Edwards
  • JH Egan
  • Colin Elton
  • Norman George Emery
  • Charles Erickson
  • Harold Evans
  • Raymond George Everest
  • Daniel Bulmer Everett
  • Charles William Eyles
  • Neville Arthur Farley
  • John Geoffrey Faulkner
  • Frederick John Feakins
  • John Thomas Fenton
  • John Elliott Fenwick
  • (Possibly) Charles Melville Fenwick
  • John Hugh Ferguson
  • William George Ferguson
  • Edwin Gordon Fidler
  • Henry Edward Douglas Figgis
  • Peter Frederick Fischer
  • Richard Thomas Fitzgerald
  • Othmar Lorentz Flaaten
  • Alexander Stewart Fleming
  • John Burgess Fletcher
  • Jack Richard Floyde
  • Joseph Lucien Jean Fontaine
  • John Forde
  • George Forman
  • Alan Robert Clark Forrester
  • Douglas Arthur Foster
  • J Foulds
  • Geoffrey Grant Foulkes
  • John MacGregor Fraser
  • Cedric Alexander Fraser-Petherbridge
  • Kenneth Burdett Freer
  • Percy Froud
  • Harry John William Furner
  • Douglas Ferguson Fyfe
  • Stanley Rudolph Gale
  • Arthur Ganderton
  • John Anthony Gardner
  • Percy Albert Gardner
  • Robert William Garrard
  • Douglas Belmont Gerrard
  • Colin Oswald Gibbons
  • Cuthbert Gorham Gifford
  • Robert Henry James Gill
  • Joseph Jean Robert Theobald Godin
  • Bert William Golden
  • John Golding
  • Kenneth Chambers Gooch
  • Robert James Goode
  • Geoffrey Alfred Goom
  • Philip Gough
  • William John Gowdy
  • Irvine Graham
  • James Percy Graham
  • Peter Coram Granger
  • Alexander Grant
  • Kenneth Percy Bellew  Grantham
  • Harry Gray
  • Ronald Henry Rudyard Grayson
  • Samuel Rene Green
  • Alfred Henry Green
  • Eric Charles Gregory
  • George Ernest Grigg
  • Eric Henry Grimwade
  • Finn Haagensen
  • John Richard Hacker
  • Douglas Farrant Hadland
  • Fred Haigh
  • George Bell Halbert
  • Arthur Richard Hall
  • David Rotely Hall
  • FW Hall
  • John Thomas Hall
  • Raymond Marcel Hallett
  • Vivian Montague Bailey Halls
  • Martin Albert Hampe
  • Michael William Hanham
  • Victor Maurice Hanks
  • Archie Vernon Hardy
  • Frederick Ronald Harmsworth-Smith
  • Jeffrey Francis Pryce Harper
  • Douglas Harris
  • Kenneth Ephraim Harris
  • Malcolm George Harris
  • Walter Hargrave Harris
  • Albert Harrison
  • Thomas James Harvey
  • George William Hatton
  • James William Hatton
  • Svein Johannes Hausvik
  • Ivor Brian Hayes
  • J Hayton
  • Frederick Robert Hayward
  • Leslie Albert Hazell
  • Harold Edward Hewitt Healas
  • Francis William Healey
  • William Henry Heane
  • Eric Thome Heard
  • Ivor Collin Heath
  • William George Heatley
  • Arthur Hobhouse Hebblethwaite
  • Thomas Donald Henderson
  • George Edward Herod
  • William Claude Herrick
  • JT Hew
  • Roy Douglas Hewlett
  • Eric Hie
  • Clifford Alan Hill
  • Thomas William Hill
  • WLH Hill
  • Robert Mackay Hilliard
  • Walter Aubyn Hines
  • E Hislop
  • Charles Hogg
  • James Douglas Hogg
  • Thomas Malcolm Holder
  • Leslie George Holland
  • Ernest Holmes
  • Jack Norman Holmwood
  • George Sidney Bertie Honey
  • Walter Allan Hooper
  • Harold Clifford Hoover
  • Harold Leslie Horne
  • Victor Hugh Horner
  • Wilfred Roland Horner
  • Herbert George Hornsby
  • Ivor Lewis John Howard
  • Harry William Frederick Howe
  • M Howell
  • Richard Harold Howell
  • John William Hoyle
  • Edward Donald Hughes
  • James Bernard Hughes
  • [-] Hughes
  • John Ralph Humberstone
  • Malcolm Ross Hunter
  • Ivor Edward Hurley
  • Arthur Edwin John Hutley
  • Thomas William Albert Hutton
  • George Francis Henry Ingram
  • William Inverarity
  • Gordon Ireland
  • John Gordon Irwin
  • Ronald Isherwood
  • Clayton Hugh Jack
  • Charles William Jackson
  • Leslie Jackson
  • Sidney Jackson
  • Stephen Jackson
  • John Johnstone Jagger
  • Donald Seymour James
  • Frederick Brynmor James
  • Peter Frank Jarvis
  • Wilfred Arthur Jeffries
  • Roy Maurice Jenkins
  • Garnett Cyril John
  • Robert Thomas Johns
  • Allan Edward Johnson
  • Colin Johnson
  • George Walter Johnson
  • Herbert Oxley Johnson
  • REL Johnson
  • Frederick Edward Johnston
  • Herbert Alfred William Jolly
  • Dennis Stanley Jones
  • James Ellis Jones
  • Randall Vincent Jones
  • Reginald Charles William Jones
  • Kenneth Frederick Judd
  • Peter Ross Jung
  • Joseph Charles Kemp
  • Dennis Harold Kent
  • Joseph Victor Kent
  • Ernest Kenwright
  • Arthur Thomas Kenyon
  • Ernest Kerkin
  • Douglas William Kermode
  • Thomas Calistus Kerr
  • John Kenneth Kershaw
  • Edmond Joseph Kiely
  • Reginald Herbert Kille
  • George King
  • GT King
  • Geoffrey Alwin Knapp
  • Kenneth Knight
  • Douglas Lawrence Knobloch
  • Edward Dawson Kornegay
  • Maxwell Edwin Ladyman
  • Robert Lionel Lamb
  • Deryck Michael Denys Lambert
  • George Frank Lambert
  • John Lancaster
  • Harold Patrick Laskoski
  • William Carl Lawes
  • Lumley Charles Lawless-Pyne
  • William G Lawrie
  • George Simpson Lawson
  • Louis Basil Lawson
  • Peter James Leeves
  • Lewis David Leicester
  • Arthur John Owen Leo
  • James Gray Leslie
  • John Ernest Levett
  • A Lewis
  • Leslie Albert Lewis
  • James Patrick Leydon
  • George Edward Lille
  • George Dennis Linacre
  • Gordon Lindsley
  • Adam Linton
  • Edward John Lisle
  • Alexander Watson Lister
  • Gordon William Albert Lloyd
  • Roy Phillips Lloyd
  • Gordon Melville Lockie
  • Roy Ronald Long
  • Harry Roy Lowman
  • John Lawson MacDonald
  • David Alton MacGregor
  • Douglas Charles MacKay
  • DM MacLeod
  • Dennis Stanley Male
  • CP Mallan
  • Hubert John Mardell
  • Gerard Patrick Markham
  • Leslie Arthur Markham
  • Alec Marks
  • Allan Raymond Marriott
  • Frederick James Marriott
  • Geoffrey Ansdell Marsden
  • George Leonard Marsh
  • John Francis Marshall
  • John Lloyd George Marshall
  • John Stewart Martin
  • Maxwell James Martin
  • William Frederick Martin
  • Harold Thomas Maskell
  • Michael Ingoldsby Massy
  • James John Mather
  • James Alexander Mathison
  • Raymond Reginald Dennis  Matthews
  • John Maule
  • John Charles Mays
  • Keith George McAlpine
  • Charles Bernard McBrearty
  • Archibald Hunter McCartney
  • William Hugo McCormick
  • William James McCourt
  • Alexander Gartshore Stirling McCulloch
  • William McCulloch
  • William McDonald
  • (Possibly) Hugh Bernard McFadden
  • Thomas Patrick McGarry
  • James McGee
  • [-] McGowan
  • Ian Keith McGregor
  • Philip Patrick  McGuinness
  • John James McKenzie
  • Alistair Stuart McLaren
  • Douglas John McLeod
  • Matthew McMath
  • Norman Sidney Raymond McMinn
  • Francis Herbert Thomas McNally
  • William McTurk
  • Malcolm Harry McVey
  • Edward George Meredith
  • Albert Abraham John Meyers
  • Harry Denis Michell
  • David Micklethwaite
  • Herbert Alan Millar
  • Charles Miller
  • Joseph Mactavish Miller
  • Leslie Frank Miller
  • Maurice William Mills
  • Murray Allison Mills
  • Norman Stanley Mingard
  • William Jack Mintjens
  • Charles George Mitchell
  • Kenneth Albert Lawrence Mitchell
  • Norman Moffatt
  • John Herbert Monk
  • Herbert Ambrose Moore
  • Jack Robert Moore
  • Valentine Stuart Moore
  • Patrick Moorhead
  • Reginald Moreton
  • John Henry Morgan
  • Arthur Samuel Morton
  • Thomas Edgar Moser
  • Alfred Norman Leslie Moss
  • John Mossop
  • Walter Stanley Mountford
  • William Scott Muego
  • Kelvin Gordon Munro
  • Jack Murgatroyd
  • Francis Gerald Murphy
  • Vincent John Murphy
  • Douglas Gray Murray
  • George Francis Denis Murray
  • Jack Alfred Murrell
  • Sidney George Murrell
  • John Francis Myers
  • Thomas Nainby
  • Martyn Eric Nairn
  • John Napier
  • Raymond Neale
  • John Neville
  • JT New
  • Lawrence Nicholson
  • Robert Nicholson
  • Lloyd Dennis Nickel
  • Allan Douglas Nightingale
  • Ernest Charles Nixon
  • Howard James Norman
  • Robert Keith Norsworthy
  • Geoffrey John North
  • Leonard Jesse North
  • Leslie Valentine Norton
  • Squire Nuttall
  • Peter Alfred O’Brien
  • Francis Emanuel O’Connell
  • John Roderick O’Donnell
  • Thomas Ogden
  • Jack Norman Oliver
  • Walter Thomas Olyott
  • John James Osmond
  • Kenneth Anthony Oswald
  • Arthur George Page
  • Ronald George Pain
  • Francis Norman Paisley
  • JC Palen
  • Maurice Palmer
  • Walter George Palmer
  • Robert William Pape
  • George Henry Parsons
  • George Stuart Patchet
  • George Alfred Patrick
  • George Douglas Payne
  • Cyril George Peak
  • Charles Edward Peake
  • Robert Pegg
  • William Percival
  • Raymond Perkins
  • Ronald Bowen Perkins
  • Dennis Roy Perrin
  • Geoffrey Arnold Perry
  • Kenneth Alexander Petch
  • Robert Graham Peter
  • John Rushbrooke Petrie-Andrews
  • Harry Pettifer
  • Charles Henry Pettit
  • Frank David Thomas Phillips
  • William John Phillips
  • Robert Pickles
  • Hector John Plank
  • Jeffrey Eugene Pogonowski
  • Ronald William Clifford Poley
  • George Alfred Pope
  • Louis Donald Pope
  • Charles Louis Potter
  • Kenneth Potts
  • Alfred Fred Poynton
  • Charles Cleveland Price
  • Howard Monckton Pringle
  • Dennis Charles Prior
  • Howard Pritchard
  • Charles Alexander Prosser
  • James Puver
  • William Thomas Quirke
  • John Griffith Ramsden
  • Colin John Alfred Ramsey
  • Patrick Baring Oates Ranalow
  • Nelson John Rapere
  • Joseph Rayton
  • Ivor Charles Redfearn
  • George Hossack Redford
  • Arthur Joseph Reeder
  • Kenneth James Rees
  • Marcus Rees
  • GJ Reid
  • David Charles Rhodes
  • Randolph Rhodes
  • Edgell Jason Rigby
  • AT Riley
  • Thomas Arthur Rippon
  • Rodney Bernard Roache
  • James Little Robb
  • Leslie Roberts
  • Owen Letchworth Roberts
  • Roy Patrick Roberts
  • William Fredrick Roberts
  • John Robertson
  • Bernard Leo Robinson
  • Joseph William Robinson
  • Victor Arthur Roe
  • Harold John Rogers
  • John Henry Rollins
  • Harry Rolls
  • Kenneth Drew Rome
  • Wallace Rose
  • Alan Michil Ross
  • John Radford Rosser
  • William Henry Rosser
  • Frank Desmond Round
  • Thomas Rowe
  • George William Rushbrook
  • Clifford Owen Russell
  • Reginald George Samuel Russell
  • Robert Henry Sadler
  • Douglas Julian Sale
  • Frank Salt
  • Raymond Terence Salvoni
  • William James Sander
  • Horace Arthur  Satterthwaite
  • John Francis Savage
  • Malcolm Scholes
  • Stanley Owen Scott
  • Charles Douglas Eric Seaton
  • William Severs
  • Medley Benjamin Sharp
  • George Brodie Sharpe
  • Athol William Scott Shillaker
  • Frederick Shippam
  • Stephen Joseph Shippen
  • Richard HA Shirley
  • Frederick Cameron Shortts
  • James Eric Sidnell
  • Henry Silverwood
  • William James Simpson
  • Abel Simpson
  • Alan James Simpson
  • Geoffrey Simpson
  • David Sinclair
  • Malcolm Dick Singleton
  • Harold Robert Sinton
  • Donald Smedley
  • Albert Edward Smith
  • Frederick Kenneth Smith
  • George Smith
  • Henry George Smith
  • Jack Smith
  • John David Smith
  • Kenneth Samuel Smith
  • William McKenna Smith
  • James Keith Spedding
  • R Speight
  • Maurice John  Spencer
  • Richard Hibbert Spratt
  • Alec Arthur Stanbridge
  • W Stanne
  • Kaare Stenwig
  • Frederick Iredale Stephens
  • Douglas Edward John Stevens
  • Jack Lloyd Stevens
  • Charles Fullerton Stewart
  • John Kennedy Stewart
  • Wallace John Stewart
  • Wilfred Still
  • Frederick Arthur Stock
  • Edmund Ernest Stocker
  • Gordon Arthur Stocks
  • David Shearer Stodart
  • Brian Arnold Stoker
  • JF Storms
  • James William Street
  • Henry Randolph McMahon Stroud
  • Alfred Carman Strout
  • Albert Sutcliffe
  • (Possibly) Frederick Sydney Symes
  • Andrew Dougal Tait
  • Lionel Moore Talbot
  • Cyril Talby
  • Albert Clement Michael Taylor
  • Clarence John Taylor
  • Douglas William Taylor
  • William Francis Taylor
  • Thomas Mercer Telford
  • D Therault
  • Albert Thomas
  • Edwin George Thomas
  • Frank Vaughan Thomas
  • Gerald Basil Thomas
  • Arthur Thompson
  • Dennis Thompson
  • Philip Berwick Thompson
  • Reginald Lawrence Thompson
  • George Paterson Thomson
  • Albert Edward John Thorne
  • Leonard Stewart Thorpe
  • John Herbert Thorpe
  • John Lane Tillam
  • George Mason Titchmarsh
  • Douglas Tomlin
  • HW Tomlinson
  • Ronald Toomer
  • Malcolm Leonard Toynton
  • Albert Royden Tranter
  • Gerald Walter Traylor
  • Edward John Trickey
  • Francis William Gordon Tropman
  • Cyril Thomas John Trott
  • P Tuck
  • Ronald Owen Tudberry
  • Frank Joseph Tudor
  • Derek Robinson Tulloch
  • William Turnbull
  • Norman Turner
  • Stanley Turner
  • Richard John Twine
  • Lorne Vincent Tyndale
  • Douglas John Varney
  • Peter Varty
  • John Verney
  • Allan John Vial
  • John Leslie Vickery
  • Robert Lloyd Vines
  • Albert Edward Waddicor
  • Dyson William Barber  Waddington
  • Donald Andrew Wager
  • Horace John Walker
  • John Graham Walters
  • Michael Henry Walters
  • Anton Torvald Wang
  • Reginald Arthur  Ward
  • Herbert William Warner
  • James Walter Warren
  • Thomas Henry Warren
  • George John Washford
  • Dugald John Watson
  • Fred Watson
  • Leonard George William Watts
  • Stanley George Watts
  • William Henry Lewis Sidney Way
  • Douglas Alfred Weatherill
  • Jack Weaver
  • John Cameron Keith Webb
  • Joseph William Webb
  • Hugh Julian Langdon Webb
  • John Webster
  • Anthony Harold Ernest Welch
  • Arthur Henry Weller
  • Reginald Martin Weller
  • Jack Clinton Wells
  • George Westmoreland
  • Stanley Wharton
  • Leonard Mountstephen Whetham
  • Claude Geoffrey Whitaker
  • Alan John White
  • Horatius Douglas Stewart White
  • James White
  • Lawrence White
  • Leslie Sunley White
  • Paul Berkeley White
  • Stanley Arthur White
  • [-] White
  • Jack Whitehouse
  • Geoffrey Rhodes Whitten
  • Herbert William Wilcox
  • Joseph William Wilkinson
  • Bernard Wilkinson
  • Archibald Ernest Williams
  • Edmund Howard Williams
  • George Alfred Thomas Williams
  • Gilbert Victor Williams
  • Lawrence Earl Williams
  • Leonard Williams
  • Maldwyn George Williams
  • Norman Francis Williams
  • Robert Lorimer Williams
  • Thomas Charles Williamson
  • Peter Collinson Wilson
  • Cyril Arthur Winter
  • John Seymore Winter
  • Albert Western Wolk
  • Dennis Henry Peter Womar
  • Alfred Harold Wood
  • Gilbert Wood
  • Joseph Richard Wood
  • Graham David Woodrow
  • Richard Percival William Woodward
  • Alan Robertson Young Wooler
  • Harry Cecil Wright
  • Alfred George Wright
  • Noel Henry Wright
  • Ronald Wright
  • James Arthur Wynn
  • Roy Frederick Arthur Yallop
  • Cecil Keith Young
  • George Ambrose Young
  • Wilfred George Young

Ground Personnel

The squadron’s record book contains little or no information regarding Commissioned Officers or Non Commissioned Other Ranks that were on strength of the squadron during the year who carried out:

  • Daily inspection, servicing and preparation of squadron aircraft, in readiness for air operations
  • Other Squadron related Technical and Administrative Duties

However, some photographs have been found and these have been included on the following page

– Ground Personnel (WWII) –

War Casualties 

Remembering those that lost their life whilst serving with the squadron in 1944:

  1. Robert Reginald George Appleby JP123 05/01/1944
  2. George Bagnall ND708 15/03/1944
  3. Reginald Charles Bailey HX317 21/01/1944
  4. Peter Richard Bales LV787 21/01/1944
  5. Arthur Bevin PB612 28/10/1944
  6. Norman Charles Blackband PB197 18/11/1944
  7. Cecil Leonard Blundell PB366 24/12/1944
  8. Colin Frazer Blundell LV861 15/02/1944
  9. Alfred George Boam ME620 08/05/1944
  10. Ronald Booth LV834 19/02/1944
  11. Ronald John Bordiss ND701 09/04/1944
  12. James Arthur Bowen PA971 26/08/1944
  13. George Bradburn ND702 11/09/1944
  14. Robert Alexander Brewington ND597 24/03/1944
  15. Reginald Francis Jack Bright ND755 19/10/1944
  16. Arthur Thomas Britchford ND702 11/09/1944
  17. Clifford George Bromham JP123 05/01/1944
  18. Stanley Brook NE175 24/07/1944
  19. Norman Brown PB683 23/12/1944
  20. Robert William Brown ND755 19/10/1944
  21. Frederick Buchan LV787 21/01/1944
  22. Joseph William Samuel Burden ND708 15/03/1944
  23. Philip Richmond Burt ND846 04/07/1944
  24. Donald Campbell PB308 12/09/1944
  25. Kenneth Alfred John Campbell HX160 05/01/1944
  26. Gerald Carrell LV834 19/02/1944
  27. Leslie Chant Died POW 02/12/1944
  28. Royston James Child HX160 05/01/1944
  29. Robert Charles Clark ME620 08/05/1944
  30. John Anthony Creemer Clarke ND755 19/10/1944
  31. Richard Joseph Clarke PB678 23/12/1944
  32. Reginald Noah Collins PA971 26/08/1944
  33. John Grant Cooke ND731 04/07/1944
  34. Alec Henry Cousins PB366 24/12/1944
  35. Albert William Cox ND762 22/05/1944
  36. Thomas Eugene Craddock PB678 23/12/1944
  37. Alec Panton Cranswick ND846 04/07/1944
  38. Walter Edmond Crawford ND734 26/04/1944
  39. John Mitchell Cruickshank PB199 29/11/1944
  40. Donald Russell Currie PB678 23/12/1944
  41. John Robert Cursiter ND762 22/05/1944
  42. Henry Dale ME620 08/05/1944
  43. Ernest Daley PB612 28/10/1944
  44. Raymond Valentine Montigue Daniels LV861 15/02/1944
  45. Francis Henry Davidson PB308 12/09/1944
  46. Eric McHugh Davies ND846 04/07/1944
  47. Cecil John Dineen ND597 24/03/1944
  48. Colin Elton ND643 03/05/1944
  49. Charles Erickson ND846 04/07/1944
  50. John Geoffrey Faulkner PB683 23/12/1944
  51. Frederick John Feakins ND702 11/09/1944
  52. John Thomas Fenton ND643 03/05/1944
  53. John Hugh Ferguson ND643 03/05/1944
  54. Edwin Gordon Fidler ND649 22/03/1944
  55. Richard Thomas Fitzgerald ND597 24/03/1944
  56. Othmar Lorentz Flaaten PB612 28/10/1944
  57. Alexander Stewart Fleming PB683 23/12/1944
  58. George Forman LV793 19/02/1944
  59. Douglas Arthur Foster ND691 12/09/1944
  60. Geoffrey Grant Foulkes ND759 27/04/1944
  61. Kenneth Burdett Freer ND691 12/09/1944
  62. Percy Froud ND691 12/09/1944
  63. Joseph Jean Robert Theobald Godin HX160 05/01/1944
  64. William John Gowdy LV787 21/01/1944
  65. James Percy Graham NE175 24/07/1944
  66. Peter Coram Granger ND691 12/09/1944
  67. Harry Gray ND645 22/03/1944
  68. George Ernest Grigg LV787 21/01/1944
  69. Finn Haagensen PB612 28/10/1944
  70. Fred Haigh ND645 22/03/1944
  71. Frederick Ronald Harmsworth-Smith PB308 12/09/1944
  72. Jeffrey Francis Pryce Harper PB612 28/10/1944
  73. Kenneth Ephraim Harris ND649 22/03/1944
  74. Svein Johannes Hausvik PB612 28/10/1944
  75. Leslie Albert Hazell LV861 15/02/1944
  76. Harold Edward Hewitt Healas ND691 12/09/1944
  77. William George Heatley PB197 18/11/1944
  78. Thomas Donald Henderson LV834 19/02/1944
  79. Eric Hie HX324 21/01/1944
  80. Thomas William Hill HX317 21/01/1944
  81. Harry William Frederick Howe ND691 12/09/1944
  82. Malcolm Ross Hunter ND645 22/03/1944
  83. Ivor Edward Hurley NE175 24/07/1944
  84. George Francis Henry Ingram ND734 23/06/1944
  85. Leslie Jackson PB612 28/10/1944
  86. John Johnstone Jagger HX324 21/01/1944
  87. Donald Seymour James JP123 05/01/1944
  88. Colin Johnson ND755 19/10/1944
  89. Herbert Alfred William Jolly (@ to PFFNTU 25/01/1944)
  90. Dennis Stanley Jones NE175 24/07/1944
  91. James Ellis Jones Died POW 02/04/1944
  92. Randall Vincent Jones LV834 19/02/1944
  93. Joseph Charles Kemp ME620 08/05/1944
  94. Dennis Harold Kent LV787 21/01/1944
  95. Arthur Thomas Kenyon PB366 24/12/1944
  96. Edmond Joseph Kiely ND755 19/10/1944
  97. Reginald Herbert Kille ND846 04/07/1944
  98. Kenneth Knight HX325 19/02/1944
  99. Douglas Lawrence Knobloch PA971 26/08/1944
  100. George Frank Lambert ND731 04/07/1944
  101. George Simpson Lawson PB683 23/12/1944
  102. Arthur John Owen Leo Died POW 20/08/1944
  103. Leslie Albert Lewis ME620 08/05/1944
  104. Adam Linton ND755 19/10/1944
  105. David Alton MacGregor LV787 21/01/1944
  106. Frederick James Marriott ND649 22/03/1944
  107. William Frederick Martin ND649 22/03/1944
  108. Harold Thomas Maskell ND762 22/05/1944
  109. James Alexander Mathison PB199 29/11/1944
  110. John Maule PA971 26/08/1944
  111. John Charles Mays PB678 23/12/1944
  112. Keith George McAlpine LV864 19/02/1944
  113. William Hugo McCormick LV793 19/02/1944
  114. William McCulloch Died POW 07/03/1944
  115. James McGee PB678 23/12/1944
  116. Alistair Stuart McLaren ND762 22/05/1944
  117. Francis Herbert Thomas McNally PA971 26/08/1944
  118. Joseph Mactavish Miller NE175 24/07/1944
  119. William Jack Mintjens PB308 12/09/1944
  120. Arthur Samuel Morton NE175 24/07/1944
  121. Jack Murgatroyd ND691 12/09/1944
  122. Thomas Nainby ND734 06/05/1944
  123. Ernest Charles Nixon JP123 05/01/1944
  124. Howard James Norman ND643 03/05/1944
  125. Robert Keith Norsworthy PB678 23/12/1944
  126. Francis Emanuel O’Connell ND731 04/07/1944
  127. Kenneth Anthony Oswald ND643 03/05/1944
  128. Ronald George Pain PA971 26/08/1944
  129. Robert Pegg DOAS 02/02/1944
  130. William Percival HX324 21/01/1944
  131. Frank David Thomas Phillips ND755 19/10/1944
  132. Jeffrey Eugene Pogonowski LV861 15/02/1944
  133. Alfred Fred Poynton LV793 19/02/1944
  134. Dennis Charles Prior ND702 11/09/1944
  135. Nelson John Rapere HX324 21/01/1944
  136. Ivor Charles Redfearn JP123 05/01/1944
  137. George Hossack Redford PB197 18/11/1944
  138. David Charles Rhodes ME620 08/05/1944
  139. Leslie Roberts PB612 28/10/1944
  140. Bernard Leo Robinson JP123 05/01/1944
  141. Joseph William Robinson PB308 12/09/1944
  142. Wallace Rose ND649 22/03/1944
  143. John Radford Rosser PB308 12/09/1944
  144. Frank Desmond Round ND731 04/07/1944
  145. Reginald George Samuel Russell ND643 03/05/1944
  146. Douglas Julian Sale Died POW 20/02/1944
  147. John Francis Savage ND597 24/03/1944
  148. Abel Simpson ND645 22/03/1944
  149. Geoffrey Simpson PB199 29/11/1944
  150. David Sinclair LV864 19/02/1944
  151. Malcolm Dick Singleton PB197 18/11/1944
  152. Frederick Kenneth Smith ND597 24/03/1944
  153. William McKenna Smith ND649 22/03/1944
  154. John Kennedy Stewart ND762 22/05/1944
  155. James William Street PA971 26/08/1944
  156. Albert Sutcliffe PB683 23/12/1944
  157. Lionel Moore Talbot ND701 09/04/1944
  158. Albert Clement Michael Taylor ND846 04/07/1944
  159. Albert Thomas PB366 24/12/1944
  160. Dennis Thompson ND755 19/10/1944
  161. Albert Edward John Thorne PA971 26/08/1944
  162. John Herbert Thorpe PB199 29/11/1944
  163. Ronald Toomer PB308 12/09/1944
  164. Albert Royden Tranter ND643 03/05/1944
  165. Gerald Walter Traylor LV864 19/02/1944
  166. William Turnbull PB199 29/11/1944
  167. James Walter Warren LV834 19/02/1944
  168. Leonard George William Watts LV787 21/01/1944
  169. Stanley George Watts PB197 18/11/1944
  170. William Henry Lewis Sidney Way HX160 05/01/1944
  171. Douglas Alfred Weatherill ND734 23/06/1944
  172. John Cameron Keith Webb ND649 22/03/1944
  173. Joseph William Webb PB678 23/12/1944
  174. John Webster NE175 24/07/1944
  175. Arthur Henry Weller ND708 15/03/1944
  176. James White ND702 11/09/1944
  177. Lawrence White PB683 23/12/1944
  178. Edmund Howard Williams ND645 22/03/1944
  179. Gilbert Victor Williams PB199 29/11/1944
  180. Leonard Williams PB366 24/12/1944
  181. Cyril Arthur Winter PB366 24/12/1944
  182. John Seymore Winter PB683 23/12/1944
  183. Alfred Harold Wood ND846 04/07/1944
  184. Ronald Wright LV793 19/02/1944
  185. James Arthur Wynn PB199 29/11/1944
  186. Roy Frederick Arthur Yallop PB366 24/12/1944

Prisoners of War / Internees 

The following lists the names of those who were captured and imprisoned (or interned) whilst on strength of the squadron in 1944. (The aircraft serial number and take-off date are also shown)

POW (Imprisoned in German POW Camps)

  1. Paul Barber HX160 05/01/1944
  2. Boris Oleh Bodnar HX325 19/02/1944
  3. Stanley Harvey Boulton ND597 24/03/1944
  4. Alfred Stewart Brereton ND759 27/04/1944
  5. Gordon Henry Francis Carter HX325 19/02/1944
  6. Leslie Chant LV864 19/02/1944
  7. Derrick Ernest Coleman ND762 22/05/1944
  8. George Henry Cross HX325 19/02/1944
  9. Raymond Cecil Davis JP121 20/02/1944
  10. Norman George Emery JP123 05/01/1944
  11. Arthur Ganderton ND708 15/03/1944
  12. Douglas Belmont Gerrard ND734 23/06/1944
  13. Colin Oswald Gibbons ND708 15/03/1944
  14. Robert Henry James Gill ND734 23/06/1944
  15. Robert James Goode ND731 04/07/1944
  16. Alexander Grant ND645 22/03/1944
  17. David Rotely Hall ND731 04/07/1944
  18. Victor Maurice Hanks HX317 21/01/1944
  19. Thomas Malcolm Holder ND701 09/04/1944
  20. Ernest Holmes ND762 22/05/1944
  21. Wilfred Roland Horner ND846 04/07/1944
  22. John Ralph Humberstone HX324 21/01/1944
  23. Thomas William Albert Hutton HX160 05/01/1944
  24. William Inverarity HX160 05/01/1944
  25. Stephen Jackson ND734 23/06/1944
  26. Frederick Brynmor James ND701 09/04/1944
  27. Wilfred Arthur Jeffries LV834 19/02/1944
  28. Peter Ross Jung HX317 21/01/1944
  29. Thomas Calistus Kerr LV793 19/02/1944
  30. Robert Lionel Lamb HX325 19/02/1944
  31. Deryck Michael Denys Lambert ND702 11/09/1944
  32. William Carl Lawes HX317 21/01/1944
  33. James Gray Leslie JP121 20/02/1944
  34. Harry Roy Lowman ND708 15/03/1944
  35. Dennis Stanley Male JP121 20/02/1944
  36. John Stewart Martin ND708 15/03/1944
  37. Alexander Gartshore Stirling McCulloch LV864 19/02/1944
  38. William McCulloch HX317 21/01/1944
  39. Thomas Patrick McGarry HX324 21/01/1944
  40. William McTurk LV793 19/02/1944
  41. Albert Abraham John Meyers LV864 19/02/1944
  42. William Scott Muego ND597 24/03/1944
  43. Vincent John Murphy ND734 23/06/1944
  44. Sidney George Murrell HX317 21/01/1944
  45. Francis Norman Paisley JP121 20/02/1944
  46. Dennis Roy Perrin HX160 05/01/1944
  47. Randolph Rhodes ND702 11/09/1944
  48. Owen Letchworth Roberts JP121 20/02/1944
  49. John Robertson ND701 09/04/1944
  50. Harold John Rogers HX325 19/02/1944
  51. Thomas Rowe ND645 22/03/1944
  52. George William Rushbrook ND734 23/06/1944
  53. Douglas Julian Sale HX325 19/02/1944
  54. Frank Salt ND731 04/07/1944
  55. William Severs ND701 09/04/1944
  56. Donald Smedley HX324 21/01/1944
  57. Maurice John  Spencer ND734 23/06/1944
  58. Frederick Iredale Stephens JP121 20/02/1944
  59. Edward John Trickey LV793 19/02/1944
  60. Frank Joseph Tudor ND762 22/05/1944
  61. Richard John Twine LV864 19/02/1944
  62. Horatius Douglas Stewart White LV834 19/02/1944
  63. Jack Whitehouse JP121 20/02/1944

Internees (Interned in Sweden)

  • David Poole Balmer ND759 27/04/1944
  • Murray Thomas Bartle ND759 27/04/1944
  • Noel Charles William Davis ND759 27/04/1944
  • Irvine Graham ND759 27/04/1944
  • Robert Graham Peter ND759 27/04/1944

Evaders 

The following lists the names of those who evaded capture whilst on strength of the squadron in 1944. (The aircraft serial number and take-off date are also shown)

  1. Albert Walter Bennett LV861 15/02/1944
  2. William G Lawrie ME620 08/05/1944
  3. Patrick Moorhead ND731 04/07/1944
  4. Reginald Moreton LV861 15/02/1944
  5. Peter Alfred O’Brien ND701 09/04/1944
  6. Patrick Baring Oates Ranalow LV861 15/02/1944