Wright (JH)

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

  1. 30/04/1943 Essen
  2. 04/05/1943 Dortmund
  3. 12/05/1943 Duisburg
  4. 13/05/1943 Bochum
  5. 23/05/1943 Dortmund
  6. 11/06/1943 Munster
  7. 16/06/1943 Cologne
  8. 19/06/1943 Le Creusot & Henri Paul
  9. 21/06/1943 Krefeld
  10. 24/06/1943 Elberfeld
  11. 13/07/1943 Aachen
  12. 15/07/1943 Montbéliard
  13. 24/07/1943 Hamburg
  14. 27/07/1943 Hamburg
  15. 29/07/1943 Hamburg
  16. 02/08/1943 Hamburg
  17. 09/08/1943 Mannheim
  18. 10/08/1943 Nurnberg
  19. 12/08/1943 Turin
  20. 16/08/1943 Turin
  21. 23/08/1943 Berlin
  22. 27/08/1943 Nuremberg
  23. 30/08/1943 Munchen Gladbach
  24. 31/08/1943 Berlin
  25. 03/09/1943 Special target NW France
  26. 05/09/1943 Mannheim
  27. 08/10/1943 Bremen
  28. 22/11/1943 Berlin
  29. 23/11/1943 Berlin
  30. 25/11/1943 Frankfurt
  31. 02/12/1943 Berlin
  32. 03/12/1943 Leipzig
  33. 20/12/1943 Frankfurt (Failed to Return)

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). Details of all flights (including training flights) will be recorded in their Flying Log Books:

(Pilot)James Henry Wright33
(2nd Dickie)Colin Frazer Blundell1
(Navigator)Alfred Arthur Charles Bedward1
Sidney Colin Rive Mackie32
(Air Bomber)Harold Matthews33
(Wireless Operator)William Robert John Dingle33
(Air Gunner)Alfred Fred Poynton1
Francis Cole McCubbin1
James Bernard Anthony Scannell2
Kenneth James Rees1
Morley Albert Arnott3
Nelson John Rapere1
Norman Francis Williams2
Thomas Andrew Robson30
Winston Barrington25
(Flight Engineer)Alfred Norman Leslie Moss1
Samuel Francis Jackson7
Sydney James Butler9
William McRae Sinclair16

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Out to:War Casualty20/12/1943