1965 Personnel

[Courtesy of Marham Aviation Heritage Centre]

Squadron Command

Commanding OfficerWing Commander DB Craig
01/06/1965: Handed over to Wing Commander DA Arnott DFC

Strength

No. of Commissioned Officers (Air Crew):Varied between 55 and 61 (11 constituted crews)
No. of Non Commissioned Other Ranks (Ground)1

The following are known to have been on strength of (or attached to) the squadron in 1965:

Commissioned Officers (Air Crew)

  • Pilot
    • Donald Aston Arnott
    • NB Baldwin
    • DB Craig
    • B Dorrington
    • Raymond Dennis Downs
    • PG Franklin
    • ID Gallwey
    • RB Gilvary
    • JE Hainsworth
    • TEL Jarron
    • DW Lee
    • JP L’Estrange
    • JD Lloyd
    • T Mason
    • AM Mitchell
    • JM Morgan
    • GG Ness
  • Co-Pilot
    • JA Bayliss
    • Christopher Clive Chacksfield
    • PJW Clark
    • P Coulson
    • B Dorrington
    • SW Grierson
    • JC Hutchence
    • BE Jones
    • CN McDougall
    • MSJ McKinley
    • THS Nash
    • LDA Russell
    • DJ Thomas
    • MC Ward
  • Nav (Plotter)
    • RM Bayne
    • R Bradley
    • AR Court
    • GEC Garrett
    • V Hugo
    • BHD Mason
    • DJ Milne
    • K Penn
    • WA Scragg
    • DN Spicer
    • E Stacey
    • B Tew
    • Ernie Todd
    • SMR Webster
    • AK Wilmshurst
  • Nav (Radar)
    • BM Anderson
    • AM Bowman
    • MCA Clarke
    • G Davies
    • JR Fennell
    • RK Greenwood
    • BE Lee-Cooper
    • T Lynn
    • CB Messenger
    • RT Mooney
    • IA Rhodes
    • AB Thompson
    • DV Tickner
    • RS Tilford
    • LA Wisbey
  • AEO
    • C Barnes
    • PH Batty
    • TR Bindon
    • AJ Campion
    • RC Chapple
    • DB Fryett
    • EW Gent
    • ER Hannaford
    • GA John
    • MJ O’Leary
    • J Paterson
    • D Payne
    • JM Shackleton
    • MJ Whelan

Commissioned Officers (Ground) and Non Commissioned Other Ranks (Ground)

No. 35 Squadron’s record book contains little or no information regarding Commissioned Officers and Non Commissioned Other Ranks who provided ground support to the squadron’s air operations;. However, a few listings can be found (eg on squadron movement orders).

Personnel on strength of the squadron during the year included:

  • Personnel (undertaking squadron specific technical and administrative duties)

More details on roles etc can be found on the following page:

– Ground Personnel 1962 to 1968 –

Constituted / Reconstituted Crews

1.
2. Ness / Dorrington / Court / Tilford / Fryett
3. Craig Lee / McDougall / Tew / Anderson / Campion
4. Mason / Nash / Webster/ Davies / Barnes
5. L’Estrange / Jones / Penn / Lee-Cooper / Gent
6. Gallwey / Grierson / Bradley / Bowman / Batty
7. Downs / McKinley / Wilmshurst / Thompson / Hannaford
8. Franklin / Coulson / Milne / Tickner / Bindon
9. Lloyd / Russell / Rhodes / Whelan / Hugo
10. Hainsworth / Bayliss / Mason / Lynn / Chapple
11. Morgan / Chacksfield / Stacey / Clarke / Paterson
12. Gilvary / Thomas / Bayne / Mooney / O’Leary
13. Mitchell / Jarron / Garrett / Messenger / Barnes
14. Baldwin / Clark / Fennell / Scragg / John
15. Arnott / Hutchence / Todd / Greenwood / Payne
16. Dorrington / Ward / Spicer / Wisbey / Shackleton

Picture Gallery

JD Lloyd and Crew and AOC Inspection 1965
[Courtesy of Marham Aviation Heritage Centre]