Stinson (HV)

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

  1. 22/09/1943 Hanover
  2. 23/09/1943 Mannheim
  3. 27/09/1943 Hanover
  4. 29/09/1943 Bochum
  5. 03/10/1943 Kassel
  6. 08/10/1943 Bremen
  7. 22/10/1943 Kassel
  8. 17/11/1943 Mannheim
  9. 19/11/1943 Leverkusen
  10. 02/12/1943 Berlin (Failed to Return)

L to R: Allso, Day, Stinson, Wells, Richardson, Merrill, McCubbin [Courtesy of Richardson Family]

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

  • J.19157 Harley Vernon Stinson 10

Navigator

  •  169470 Desmond Albert Richardson 10

Air Bomber

  • 1319108 Michael John Day 10

Wireless Operator

  • 1151764 Gerald Walter Allso 10

Air Gunners

  • R.100257 Francis Cole McCubbin 10
  • 1318974 Roy Horace Wells 10

Flight Engineer

  •  1005888 George Merrill 10

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION