Beazley (FHV)

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

  1. 15/12/1944 Ludwigshafen
  2. 17/12/1944 Duisburg (*)
  3. 24/12/1944 Cologne
  4. 02/01/1945 Nuremberg
  5. 06/01/1945 Hanau
  6. 13/01/1945 Saarbrucken
  7. 14/01/1945 Merseburg/Leuna
  8. 01/02/1945 Mainz
  9. 02/02/1945 Wanne Eickel

(*) It is worth noting that DFEC Dean flew as the “Captain of the aircraft” on 17th December 1944, with FHV Beazley shown in the record books as “2nd Pilot

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:

(Pilot)BeazleyFHV9
(Additional Pilot)DeanDFEC1
(Navigator)RamseyCJA2
TaitAD7
(Air Bomber)BreezeH2
DoigC6
HamblettJE1
(Wireless Operator)GardnerPA9
(Air Gunner)BalesF1
EarlRW8
EdlinLA8
EtheridgeGJ1
(Flight Engineer)SeatonCDE1
TitchmarshGM8

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Posting Dates

BeazleyFrederick Henry VernerIn From:76 Squadron08/11/1944
Out to:76 Squadron20/02/1945