1918 Personnel

No. 35 Squadron at Le Cateau (November 1918)
[Courtesy of Yorkshire Air Museum]

Strength

Personnel taken on strength of the squadron included:

  • Air Personnel
    • Pilots, Observers, Air Gunners, Wireless Operators
  • Ground Personnel
    • Riggers, Fitters, Mechanical Transport Personnel, Motor Cyclists, Electricians, Tinsmiths, Sailmakers, Cooks, Carpenters, Coppersmiths, Batmen, Storemen, Pay Clerks, Instrument Repairers, Photographers, Vulcanisers, Clerks, Turners, Blacksmiths and Welders

The following are known to have been on strength of the squadron in 1918:

  • Aitken, James Kilgour (Observer)
  • Allsebrook, Harold (Wireless Operator)
  • Anthony, Hubert Frank (-)
  • Armstrong, Malcolm Heath (Observer)
  • Attwood, Charles William (Pilot)
  • Ball, Cyril Douglas (Observer)
  • Balston, Montague (Observer)
  • Barker, Leslie Ivan (Pilot)
  • Bellamy, Hugh Leslie (Observer)
  • Bennison, Norman Crossley (Pilot)
  • Bevan, Basil John (Observer)
  • Blackie, William Matthew (Pilot)
  • Blascheck, Joseph Henry (Observer)
  • Booker, Charles Stuart (Pilot)
  • Boscawen, Hon MT (blank)
  • Bowden, Norman (Observer)
  • Bradbeer, C (blank)
  • Bradbrooke, Hugh Nash (Pilot)
  • Bremicker, Carl Theodore (Pilot)
  • Briggs, Richard Ward (Observer)
  • Brown, Charles Frederick (Pilot)
  • Brown, David Marshall (Observer)
  • Brown, Francis Gordon (Observer)
  • Brown, James Arthur Leslie (Observer)
  • Brown, Jonathan Martin (Pilot)
  • Buchanan, Arthur Noel (Wireless Operator)
  • Buchanan, Robert (Pilot)
  • Buckley, Arthur (Observer)
  • Burnard, Robert Alexander (Observer)
  • Burt, Harold Tetley (Pilot)
  • Butler, NM (blank)
  • Button, Lawrence Harold (Pilot)
  • Caddick, – (-)
  • Callaghan, James Albert (Observer)
  • Campbell, Archibald Alexander (-)
  • Carpenter, Michael Augustus Keith (Pilot)
  • Carson, Charles Leopold (-)
  • Cave, Thomas Walford (Observer)
  • Chadwick, John Edward Herbert (-)
  • Chainley, HC (blank)
  • Charnley, Hugh Clifford (Observer)
  • Church, Stanley Adams (Observer)
  • Clarke, John (Observer)
  • Claydon, Albert Gladstone (-)
  • Clift, Bertrand Lampard (Pilot)
  • Coles, Alfred Henry (Observer)
  • Colligan, – (-)
  • Corson, Arthur Leopold (blank)
  • Coward, John Batman (Pilot)
  • Cox, George William (Wireless Operator)
  • Creighton, Harold Harter (Observer)
  • Crick, George Hilary (blank)
  • Cripps, Alfred Edward (blank)
  • Crosthwaite, Alan Rowley (Pilot)
  • Crow, Arthur Leslie (Observer)
  • Davies, Harold Hynchcliffe (Observer)
  • Davis, C (blank)
  • Davis, George Hardy (Wireless Operator)
  • De Pinna, Arthur Abraham Clifford (-)
  • De Verteuil, Marc (Observer)
  • Deakin, William Arnold (Pilot)
  • Dix, Ralph St John (Pilot)
  • Dodds, Geroge Davidson (Observer)
  • Douglas, Henry Cecil (Pilot)
  • Duckworth, James Thompson (Pilot)
  • Eales, Thomas Theodore (Observer)
  • Edelsten, Joscelin (Pilot)
  • Elliott, Henry (Pilot)
  • Emery, Arthur Wilfred (Pilot)
  • Fasson, John Robert (Observer)
  • Fazackerley, Thomas Joseph (Wireless Operator)
  • Fitzgerald, Maurice Lionel (Rigger)
  • Fitzgerald, Roy James (Observer)
  • Fricker, RB (blank)
  • Fry, John Lowe Sargood (Pilot)
  • Gallop, Mordaunt William (Pilot)
  • Gilchrist, Archibald (Observer)
  • Gitsham, James (Pilot)
  • Gittins, Harold (Observer)
  • Goodspeed, – (Aerial Gunner)
  • Gopsill, Walter Leonard (Observer)
  • Gourlay, James Stewart (Observer)
  • Green, Harry (Observer)
  • Gregory, John Sheridan (Observer)
  • Griffiths, Henry (Observer)
  • Grimes, Ernest Christopher (Pilot)
  • Gunn, James Bain (Pilot)
  • Gunyon, Gerald James (Pilot)
  • Haigh, Guy Rhodes (Pilot)
  • Hall, Bertie (Observer)
  • Hall, Donald Ernest (Pilot)
  • Hallett, Emile Louis (Observer)
  • Hallifax, Frederick Plassey (Liaison Officer)
  • Hammond, Hugh Brownescombe (Pilot)
  • Hanna, Alan Sidney (Pilot)
  • Hanson, Harry (Observer)
  • Hardwick, George Norman (Pilot)
  • Hargreaves, Ernest Robert (Observer)
  • Harper, Horace George (Pilot)
  • Harris, Arthur Edward (Observer)
  • Heath, Leonard William (Observer)
  • Heintzman, Howard Crichton (Pilot)
  • Hepburn, Reginald Victor (Observer)
  • Higgs, Lloyd Alfred (Observer)
  • Hilton, Arley Graham (Observer)
  • Hodgson, Francis Herbert (Pilot)
  • Holdsworth, John Kenworthy (Observer)
  • Holt, Alwyn Vesey (Commanding Officer)
  • Hooper, Alfred James (-)
  • Houser, WC (blank)
  • Howard, Herbert Stewart (Observer)
  • Hughes, Alexander Brodie (Pilot)
  • Hurr, David Francis (Observer)
  • Hyson, John Edward Reginald (Pilot)
  • James, Frank (Pilot)
  • Jones, Leonard Emlyn (Observer)
  • Jones, Martin (Observer)
  • Jones, William Walter (Observer)
  • Joseph, William Eric (Pilot)
  • Kearney, Edward Marshal Sidney (Observer)
  • Keen, Lionel Charles (Observer)
  • Kennedy, Arthur Alexander (-)
  • Kewley, William Graham (Rigger)
  • Kiggell, Launcelot Spencer (Pilot)
  • King, Gordon Alexander (Observer)
  • Kitchingman, Cyril Gilbert (Pilot)
  • Kniveton, Clifford (Observer)
  • Lancashire, Arthur Edward (Observer)
  • Laver, Arnold (Pilot)
  • Lawson, Frank Allan (Observer)
  • Leggo, Albert Edward (-)
  • Lockey, Charles Oswald (Observer)
  • MacDonald, Howard Logan (Observer)
  • MacFarlane, Ruthven Montgomerie Chase (Pilot)
  • Mallam, John Howe (Pilot)
  • Mann, S (Liaison Officer)
  • Martin, Bruce (Observer)
  • Martin, William Harold (Pilot)
  • Mathers, Francis Graham (Observer)
  • Matthews, William James (Observer)
  • McClelland, John Percy (blank)
  • McGregor, Allan (Pilot)
  • McGregor, Malcolm Kenneth (Pilot)
  • McLelland, John Percy (-)
  • McMann, – (Pilot)
  • McNay, Frank Hutchinson (Observer)
  • McPherson, Gilbert (Pilot)
  • Mercer, Percy Edward (Pilot)
  • Moffat, Ian MacLeod (Observer)
  • Money, WT (blank)
  • Morris, Gerald Alan (Aerial Gunner)
  • Mortimer, Gerald James (Observer)
  • Murray, Cecil Walter (Pilot)
  • Nattrass, Henry (Pilot)
  • Norton, Benjamin Lennox (Pilot)
  • Nottingham, Francis (Observer)
  • Nunn, Richard (Observer)
  • O’Connor, Thomas Harry (Observer)
  • Oddy, Frank Roland (Observer)
  • Officer, Jack (Pilot)
  • Olley, Arthur Edward (Aerial Gunner)
  • Owen, George Wilfred (Observer)
  • Paling, George Leslie (Pilot)
  • Peach, Harold John (-)
  • Peach, Harold John (Liaison Officer)
  • Peacock, Robert (-)
  • Phillips, Harley (Pilot)
  • Phillips, James Ewing (Pilot)
  • Phillips, William Maxwell (Pilot)
  • Pickering, Percy (Observer)
  • Pople, Herbert Keith (Observer)
  • Potts, Francis Sidney (Aerial Gunner)
  • Powell, Frank (Observer)
  • Pugsley, Claude George (Observer)
  • Pybus, Evan (Pilot)
  • Reed, Douglas Launcelot (Observer)
  • Rees, William Llewellyn (Recording Officer)
  • Richardson, Ernest James (Observer)
  • Richardson, Walter Bryan (Pilot)
  • Riggell, LS (blank)
  • Robbins, Charles Robinson (-)
  • Rogers, Frederick Isaac (Observer)
  • Rose, John Arthur (Observer)
  • Russell, George Edward Conrad (Aerial Gunner)
  • Saunders, Ferdinand Ward (Observer)
  • Scott, Thomas Robertson (Pilot)
  • Sedgwick, Edward Frederick (Observer)
  • Sharp, George Frederick (Observer)
  • Sharpe, Orwell Egbert (blank)
  • Shearing, Ernest Anthony (Observer)
  • Sherwood, Arthur Edwin (Observer)
  • Shooter, John Harold (Observer)
  • Shove, FH (blank)
  • Simpson, Eric William (Pilot)
  • Simpson,
  • Sinclair, Duncan (Wireless Operator)
  • Sleep, Arthur (-)
  • Smith, Harold John Emrys (Pilot)
  • Sonnenberg, Melville Charles (Pilot)
  • Stevens, Edwin Denys (Observer)
  • Stevens, Robert Ewart (Pilot)
  • Stevenson, Donald Frasken (Commanding Officer)
  • Stewart, Malcolm Gilbert Watson (Pilot)
  • Stewart, RMH (-)
  • Strudwick, Charles Robert (Pilot)
  • Summers, – (Pilot)
  • Taylor, Thomas St Clair Gifford (Pilot)
  • Thesen, SW (Liaison Officer)
  • Thomas, Frederick Arthur (Wireless Operator)
  • Thomson, GI (Observer)
  • Thursfield, Joseph Thomas (Observer)
  • Towlson, Harold Montagu (Pilot)
  • Trubridge, Roland William (Pilot)
  • Uren, Courtney Arthur (-)
  • Urwin, Thomas Alexander (Pilot)
  • Valentine, Ranald Leng Harben (Observer)
  • Wadsworth, Leonard (Observer)
  • Walker, Gerald Gladstone (Pilot)
  • Walker, James McDonald (Pilot)
  • Walker, Joseph (Observer)
  • Warren, Albert (Observer)
  • Webster, George Alexander Malcolm (Pilot)
  • Weller, John Adrian (Observer)
  • Welsford, James Robert (Observer)
  • Whalley, John Ashton (Observer)
  • White, Herbert Walter (Observer)
  • White, Robert Robinson (Observer)
  • Whitfield, Ridley (Observer)
  • Williams, Alfred Edmund Gerrard (Pilot)
  • Wills, Daniel (Observer)
  • Wilson, Humphrey Hamilton (Pilot)
  • Wilson, Joseph Arnold (Observer)
  • Wiltshire, Thomas Bernard (-)
  • Witt, Charles Frederick (Observer)
  • Wolton, Richard Nigel (Pilot / Flight Commander)
  • Woollard, Felix St John (Pilot)
  • Wright, Gordon Alfred (-)
  • Wyatt, Richard Ernest La Fenillade (Pilot)
  • Young, James Hill (Observer)

Photo Gallery

War Casualties

  • Anthony, Hubert Frank
  • Booker, Charles Stuart
  • Bowden, Norman
  • Brown, Jonathan Martin
  • Caddick, WG
  • Clarke, John
  • Claydon, Albert Gladstone
  • Colligan, R
  • Coward, John Batman
  • Fitzgerald, Roy James
  • Gilchrist, Archibald
  • Gitsham, James
  • Gregory, John Sheridan
  • Hepburn, Reginald Victor
  • Higgs, Lloyd Alfred
  • Hooper, Alfred James
  • Kearney, Edward Marshal Sidney
  • Peacock, Robert
  • Phillips, James Ewing
  • Richardson, Ernest James
  • Saunders, Ferdinand Ward
  • Shooter, John Harold
  • Sonnenberg, Melville Charles
  • Stewart, RMH
  • Summers, JW
  • Taylor, Thomas St Clair Gifford
  • Trubridge, Roland William
  • Uren, Courtney Arthur
  • Wadsworth, Leonard
  • Warren, Albert
  • Webster, George Alexander Malcolm
  • Williams, Alfred Edmund Gerrard
  • Wilson, Humphrey Hamilton
  • Wiltshire, Thomas Bernard
  • Witt, Charles Frederick

Notes:

1. CWGC incorrectly showed John Reginald Nickson as being on strength of the squadron at the time of his death, However, he was killed in the UK (Flying Accident with 35 Training Squadron)
; CWGC amended its record January 2020)

2. CWGC incorrectly showed J Milward as being on strength of the squadron at the time of his death, However, he was killed in the UK (Flying Accident with 35 Training Squadron [DH6 C7253); CWGC amended its record January 2020)