Jones (RVJ)

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

  1. 10/08/1943 Nurnberg
  2. 12/08/1943 Turin
  3. 16/08/1943 Turin
  4. 23/08/1943 Berlin
  5. 27/08/1943 Nuremberg
  6. 30/08/1943 Special target near Calais
  7. 31/08/1943 Berlin
  8. 05/09/1943 Mannheim
  9. 22/09/1943 Hanover
  10. 27/09/1943 Hanover
  11. 22/10/1943 Kassel
  12. 11/11/1943 Cannes
  13. 18/11/1943 Mannheim
  14. 19/11/1943 Leverkusen
  15. 02/12/1943 Berlin
  16. 03/12/1943 Leipzig
  17. 20/01/1944 Berlin
  18. 27/01/1944 Heligoland
  19. 28/01/1944 Berlin
  20. 30/01/1944 Berlin
  21. 15/02/1944 Berlin
  22. 19/02/1944 Leipzig (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)Randall Vincent Jones22
(Navigator)Owen Letchworth Roberts1
Horatius Douglas Stewart White11
Joseph William Samuel Burden1
Patrick Baring Oates Ranalow7
Victor Robert Hobbs2
(Air Bomber)P Smith9
Ronald Booth13
(Wireless Operator)Thomas Donald Henderson22
(Air Gunner)George Edward Lille1
Gerald  Carrell22
Jack Norman Holmwood1
James Walter Warren2
Peter Ross Jung17
Roy Douglas Hewlett1
(Flight Engineer)Wilfred Arthur Jeffries22

Posting Dates

JonesRandall Vincent JoeyIn From:1652 C.U.02/07/1943
Out to:War Casualty19/02/1944