Tropman (FWG)

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

  1. 25/02/1944 Augsburg (Aborted)
  2. 01/03/1944 Stuttgart
  3. 15/03/1944 Stuttgart
  4. 24/03/1944 Berlin (Incident)
  5. 26/03/1944 Essen
  6. 30/03/1944 Nuremberg
  7. 18/04/1944 Rouen
  8. 22/04/1944 Laon
  9. 03/05/1944 Montdidier
  10. 08/05/1944 Haine-St.Pierre
  11. 10/05/1944 Lens
  12. 11/05/1944 Boulogne
  13. 19/05/1944 Boulogne
  14. 22/05/1944 Dortmund (Aborted)
  15. 07/06/1944 Foret De Cerisy
  16. 08/06/1944 Mayenne
  17. 12/06/1944 Arras
  18. 14/06/1944 Evrecy
  19. 15/06/1944 Fouillard
  20. 22/06/1944 Laon
  21. 09/07/1944 L’Hey
  22. 10/07/1944 Nucourt
  23. 11/07/1944 Gapennes
  24. 12/07/1944 Tours
  25. 15/07/1944 Nucourt
  26. 18/07/1944 Wesseling
  27. 25/07/1944 Stuttgart
  28. 28/07/1944 Stuttgart
  29. 31/07/1944 Foret De Nieppe
  30. 05/08/1944 Acquet
  31. 09/08/1944 Foret De Nieppe
  32. 12/08/1944 Russelsheim
  33. 15/08/1944 Le Culot
  34. 16/08/1944 Stettin
  35. 18/08/1944 Connantre
  36. 25/08/1944 Brest
  37. 26/08/1944 Kiel
  38. 11/09/1944 Le Havre-Cadillac 1
  39. 12/09/1944 Frankfurt
  40. 15/09/1944 Kiel
  41. 23/09/1944 Neuss
  42. 27/09/1944 Calais
  43. 05/10/1944 Saarbrucken
  44. 16/11/1944 Duren
  45. 18/11/1944 Munster
  46. 27/11/1944 Freiburg
  47. 29/11/1944 Dortmund
  48. 04/12/1944 Urft Dam
  49. 05/12/1944 Soest
  50. 06/12/1944 Merseburg (Leuna)
  51. 17/12/1944 Ulm
  52. 21/12/1944 Cologne
  53. 22/12/1944 Koblenz
  54. 04/02/1945 Bonn
  55. 07/02/1945 Goch
  56. 08/02/1945 Politz
  57. 13/02/1945 Bohlen
  58. 14/02/1945 Chemnitz
  59. 20/02/1945 Dortmund
  60. 21/02/1945 Duisburg (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:

(Pilot)TropmanFWG60
(2nd Dickie)JohnsonAE1
(Navigator)BullenRW53
JohnsRT7
(Air Bomber)MarshallJLG53
MichellHD7
(Set Operator)CrombieJD1
(Wireless Operator)CurtisNW57
MatthewsTH3
(Air Gunner)BeechR2
HowdlePN1
LadymanME53
McMillanD1
McVeyMH5
NorthGJ4
SmithSJ1
StevensJL53
(Flight Engineer)DickAJ1
HallettRM7
HanhamMW1
McGregorIK50
SharpeGB1

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Posting Dates

TropmanFrancis William GordonIn From:No 102 Squadron01/02/1944
Out to:War Casualty21/02/1945