Thomas (JC)

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

  1. 15/10/1942 Cologne
  2. 24/10/1942 Milan
  3. 08/11/1942 Gardening
  4. 22/11/1942 Stuttgart
  5. 11/12/1942 Turin
  6. 20/12/1942 Duisburg
  7. 23/01/1943 Lorient
  8. 26/01/1943 Lorient
  9. 03/02/1943 Hamburg (Crashed on Landing)
  10. 04/02/1943 Turin
  11. 13/02/1943 Lorient (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). Details of all flights (including training flights) will be recorded in their Flying Log Books:

(Pilot)James Copeland Thomas11
(Navigator)Gordon Henry Francis Carter11
(Air Bomber)Richard Martin11
(Wireless Operator)Edward Roland Turenne11
(Air Gunner)John Napoleon Barry11
William Joseph Freeman11
(Flight Engineer)Daniel Christie Young9
Donald Harrington Craig2

Posting Dates

ThomasJames CopelandIn From:19 O.T.U.27/09/1942
Out to:Evader13/02/1943