1976 Personnel

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Squadron Command

Commanding Officer:Wing Commander AT Atkinson

Strength

No. of Officers (Aircrew and Engineering)Varied between 53 and 60 (x constituted crews)
No. of Other Ranks (*)Varied between 69 and 73

[*] Other Ranks = (a) Administration Personnel and (b) Engineering Personnel who were responsible for operational ground activities [flight servicing, arming, refuelling, aircraft ins and outs] and first-line rectification of faults

The following are known to have been on strength of No. 35 Squadron during 1976:

Pilot

  • Gordon Richmond Agnew
  • Clive Roger Allkins
  • AT Atkinson
  • DH Bennett
  • KJ Burgess
  • [-] Chilvers
  • NA Clutton
  • HM Davies
  • PE Donkin
  • B Dorrington
  • RJ Dunsford
  • PA Hewitt
  • TEL Jarron
  • GLC Lewis
  • IGF Lord
  • BN Rogers
  • RAA Sudlow

Co-Pilot

  • PM Bidston
  • JA Boxer
  • R Butterworth
  • DJ Daulby
  • B Dorrington
  • RJ Fenn
  • SP Hamilton
  • DJT Hickin
  • J Hills
  • VL Hobbs
  • WJ Ramsey
  • CJ Terry

Nav (Plotter)

  • R Ankerson
  • DA Barnes
  • DA Bradford
  • RW Breeze
  • AJ Collins
  • EJ Deas
  • A German
  • BJ Giblin
  • RJ Hounslow
  • M Ingham
  • JP Mochan
  • GC Morffew

Nav (Radar)

  • [-] Bentham
  • RC Betts
  • PJ Chapman
  • GC Clark
  • TW Cooper
  • NB Houghton
  • AD Miller
  • EG Needham
  • DJ Norris
  • GW Purchase
  • M Stewart
  • GP Turfrey

AEO

  • PJ Brunsden
  • JAM Hamilton
  • ER Hannaford
  • DP Hill
  • ME Kingett
  • RE Lawton
  • GH Lidbetter
  • MJ McCormick
  • AJ McIntyre
  • T O’Dwyer
  • JE Pritchard
  • [-] Wildes

Other Ranks (Ground Personnel)

The squadron’s record book contains very little information regarding Other Ranks that were on strength of the squadron during the year.

However, a separate page has been created containing the names of all known airmen that served on the ground with the squadron between 1962 and 1982

– Ground Personnel –

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