1975 Personnel

Squadron Command

Commanding Officer:– Wing Commander KI Watson
– 06/1975: Handed over to Wing Commander AT Atkinson

Strength (after 16th January 1975)

No. of Commissioned Officers (Air Crew) and Commissioned Officers (Ground)Varied between 50 and 66 (11 constituted crews)
No. of Non Commissioned Other Ranks (Ground)Varied between 47 and 74

The following are known to have been on strength of (or attached to) the squadron during 1975:

Commissioned Officers (Air Crew)

  • Pilot
    • Gordon Richmond Agnew
    • Clive Roger Allkins
    • AT Atkinson
    • DH Bennett
    • KJ Burgess
    • NA Clutton
    • HM Davies
    • PE Donkin
    • RJ Dunsford
    • JB Ince
    • ACR Ingoldby
    • TEL Jarron
    • KJ Lawry
    • GLC Lewis
    • IGF Lord
    • WD MacGillivray
    • BN Rogers
    • RAA Sudlow
    • D Walby
    • KI Watson
  • Co-Pilot
    • PM Bidston
    • JA Boxer
    • KJ Burgess
    • S Calton
    • DJ Daulby
    • RJ Fenn
    • SP Hamilton
    • DJT Hickin
    • J Hills
    • VL Hobbs
    • WJ Ramsey
    • M Roe
    • ER Steenson
    • CJ Terry
    • JJ Witts
  • Nav (Plotter)
    • R Ankerson
    • DA Barnes
    • AJ Collins
    • JL Davies
    • EJ Deas
    • [-] Doyle Davidson
    • A German
    • BJ Giblin
    • RJ Hounslow
    • M Ingham
    • WR Kidd
    • PJ Mason
    • JP Mochan
    • GC Morffew
    • GK Pipe
    • WA Scragg
    • CE Wade
    • DB Walsh
  • Nav (Radar)
    • [-] Bentham
    • RC Betts
    • ESR Burke
    • PJ Chapman
    • GC Clark
    • TW Cooper
    • FJE Critchley
    • MJ Grout
    • JP Holland
    • NB Houghton
    • AD Miller
    • EG Needham
    • KM O’Sullivan
    • M Stewart
    • P Taylor
    • N Tunley
    • GP Turfrey
  • AEO
    • IJ Angus
    • PJ Brunsden
    • JA Glenton
    • JAM Hamilton
    • ER Hannaford
    • DP Hill
    • RE Lawton
    • GH Lidbetter
    • MJ McCormick
    • AJ McIntyre
    • T O’Dwyer
    • JP Pearson
    • JE Pritchard
    • P Spiers
    • A Ward

Commissioned Officer (Ground)

Non Commissioned Other Ranks (Ground)

The squadron’s record book contains little or no information regarding 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 
  • Squadron related Administrative Duties

However, some listings have been found (eg on squadron movement orders) and the names on these lists have been included on the following page:

– Ground Personnel 1962 to 1982 –