1950 Personnel

Command

  • Commanding Officer
    • Squadron Leader BHD Foster DSO DFC

Strength

No. of Commissioned Officers (Air Crew and Ground)Varied between 12 and 13
No. of Non Commissioned Air CrewVaried between 29 and 32
No. of Non Commissioned Other Ranks (Ground)Varied between 35 and 40

Commissioned Officers and Non Commissioned Air Crew

The following are known to have been on strength of (or attached to) the squadron up until 23rd February 1950 (when the squadron disbanded):

  • Pilot
    • GM Baird
    • T Baronowski
    • JS Brown
    • BHD Foster
    • VG Roberts
  • Navigator
    • HT Gladwyn
    • A Jordan
    • RH Pick
    • RBT Sprintall
    • JA Wainwright
  • Signaller
    • GW Clamp
    • IH Fuller
    • JH Meller
    • IWH Sturdy
  • Gunner
    • WC Collett
    • T Conaghan
    • J Dougall
    • RN Dowsett
    • Donald Charles Dunkley
    • WS Fenion
    • AJ Gallagher
    • DL Pearson
    • DD Piggford
    • GW Vines
    • Robert Watson
    • AM Wilson
  • Engineer
    • EC Bevis
    • EN Collington
    • RR Ewart
    • RA Wood
35 Squadron Research Image

Officers and Airmen at Mildenhall [The Tatler]

Commissioned Officers and Non Commissioned Other Ranks (Ground Trades)

No. 35 Squadron’s Record Books contain little or no information regarding the names, postings and movements of Commissioned Officers and Non Commissioned Other Ranks that were on strength of the squadron, although listings can be found in the following Movement Orders:

  • June 1946 Operation Lancaster
  • September 1946 Move to Stradishall
  • January 1947 Sunbronze Detachment
  • July 1947 Reorganisation of Flights
  • January 1950 “Sunray” Detachment

More details can be found on the following page

– Ground Trades (1945 [Post War] to 1950) –