Potts (K)

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

  1. 21/11/1944 Sterkrade
  2. 27/11/1944 Neuss
  3. 29/11/1944 Dortmund
  4. 04/12/1944 Urft Dam
  5. 15/12/1944 Ludwigshafen
  6. 23/12/1944 Cologne
  7. 05/01/1945 Hanover (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). It should be noted that some of these sorties may have been aborted and therefore would not have counted for the purposes of their “Operational Tour”. Details of all flights (including training flights) will be recorded in their Flying Log Books:

(Pilot)Kenneth Potts7
(Navigator)Murray Allison Mills7
(Air Bomber)Arthur Joseph Reeder7
(Set Operator)Joseph Omer Dumas1
(Wireless Operator)George Alfred Pope7
(Air Gunner) Solomon Joseph Harold Andrew1
Lloyd Dennis Nickel1
Ronald William Bentley7
Roy Frederick Arthur Yallop1
Squire Nuttall1
Stephen Thurston Ashton1
Vivian Montague Bailey Halls1
Wallace John Stewart1
(Flight Engineer)Medley Benjamin Sharp7

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Posting Dates

PottsKennethIn From:51 Squadron24/09/1944
Out to:War Casualty05/01/1945