1971 Personnel

[Courtesy of Cyprus Years 69-71 Group]

Squadron Command

Commanding Officer:Wing Commander RK Hepburn
16/08/1971: Handed over to Wing Commander JB Fitzpatrick

Strength

No. of Commissioned Officers (Air Crew):Varied between 53 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 during 1971:

  • Pilot
    • NB Baldwin
    • DH Bennett
    • PA Branthwaite
    • C Cowie
    • GLS Dyer
    • J Flood
    • RAW Frampton
    • BJ Gowling
    • LB Leeder
    • JP L’Estrange
    • GW McKay
    • VF O’Sullivan
    • BD Pettit
    • CFS Redmond
    • PP Rolfe
    • AW Semple
    • D Smith
    • Norman Richard Tench
  • Co-Pilot
    • KJ Burgess
    • WM Campbell
    • RJ Duncan
    • DW Frost
    • PL Glyde
    • DJ Guyatt
    • TF Hilton
    • Peter Jeffers
    • RF Lane
    • GB Lindsay
    • DV Major
    • SW Marston
    • PD Rice
    • WJ Stacey
    • RD Thomas
    • N Thurston
    • MD Wylie
  • Nav (Plotter)
    • GJ Beasley
    • JT Bell
    • WD Butterworth
    • RA Carter
    • KB Chalkley
    • RMS Cook
    • JF Davies
    • CR Dent
    • RA Forrester
    • FR Guard
    • CJ Henderson
    • RK Hepburn
    • DJ Milne
    • B Rutledge
    • WA Scragg
    • R Smith
    • AJ Turner
  • Nav (Radar)
    • JHNM Blakey
    • RA Brocklebank
    • IM Calder
    • F Collinson
    • KAD Evans
    • RC Feast
    • PN Fulena
    • RW Hardisty
    • JP Holland
    • BE Lee-Cooper
    • CJ Leggett
    • David Henry Moore
    • P Morgan
    • DL Rodgers
    • JS Walker
    • KR Watson
    • G Wensley
    • NS Yeldham
  • AEO
    • C Bullock
    • JE Butchard
    • PJB Elliott
    • NG Hardinge
    • FJ- Jones
    • RJ Kemmett
    • R Knight
    • JP Lamont
    • AJ McIntyre
    • Ron Morris
    • ER Norris
    • MJ O’Leary
    • RP Robinson
    • PJ Roche
    • A Ward
    • JDM Widdess
    • R Yates
    • ACMN Young

Non Commissioned Other Ranks (Ground)

All technical and engineering work, including daily servicing of squadron aircraft, was carried out by personnel on strength of the station [Centralised Servicing]), leaving only Administration Personnel on strength of the squadron