1973 Personnel

Squadron Command

Commanding OfficerWing Commander KI Watson

Strength

No. of Commissioned Officers (Air Crew):Varied between 55 and 61 (11 constituted crews)
No. of Non Commissioned Other Ranks (Ground)1

The following are known to have been on strength of (or attached to) the squadron in 1973:

Commissioned Officers (Air Crew)

  • Pilot
    • Clive-Roger Allkins
    • NB Baldwin
    • PA Branthwaite
    • J Flood
    • JB Ince
    • ACR Ingoldby
    • KJ Lawry
    • IGF Lord
    • WD MacGillivray
    • VF O’Sullivan
    • BD Pettit
    • BN Rogers
    • AW Semple
    • D Smith
    • D Walby
    • KI Watson
  • Co-Pilot
    • PM Bidston
    • KJ Burgess
    • S Calton
    • DJ Daulby
    • RJ Dunsford
    • DW Frost
    • DJ Guyatt
    • SP Hamilton
    • RF Lane
    • GB Lindsay
    • DV Major
    • SW Marston
    • M Roe
    • ER Steenson
    • N Thurston
    • JJ Witts
  • Nav (Plotter)
    • GJ Beasley
    • RA Carter
    • RMS Cook
    • JL Davies
    • CR Dent
    • A German
    • FR Guard
    • M Ingham
    • WR Kidd
    • PJ Mason
    • GK Pipe
    • B Rutledge
    • WA Scragg
    • R Smith
    • CE Wade
    • DB Walsh

  • Nav (Radar)
    • JHNM Blakey
    • RA Brocklebank
    • ESR Burke
    • TW Cooper
    • FJE Critchley
    • KAD Evans
    • RC Feast
    • MJ Grout
    • RW Hardisty
    • JP Holland
    • KM O’Sullivan
    • P Taylor
    • N Tunley
    • GP Turfrey
    • NS Yeldham

  • AEO
    • IJ Angus
    • JE Butchard
    • PJB Elliott
    • JA Glenton
    • ER Hannaford
    • DAW Harding
    • JP Lamont
    • AJ McIntyre
    • Ron Morris
    • T O’Dwyer
    • JP Pearson
    • RP Robinson
    • P Spiers
    • A Ward
    • JDM Widdess

Non Commissioned Other Ranks (Ground)

All technical and engineering work, including daily servicing of squadron aircraft, was carried out by personnel on strength of the station [Centralised Servicing]), leaving only Administration Personnel on strength of the squadron