1979 Personnel

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May 1979 [Courtesy of Marham Aviation Heritage Centre]

Strength

  • Officers: No. varied between 46 and 52 (x constituted crews)
  • Airmen: No. varied between 68 and 78 (Two shifts of Engineering Personnel [for flight servicing and first line rectification of faults] and Administration Personnel)

The following are known to have been on strength of the squadron during 1979:

Officers

  1. Aylott, – (Captain)
  2. Barden, JA (Co-Pilot)
  3. Bliss, RJ (Nav Radar)
  4. Brammer, CM (Nav Plotter)
  5. Breeze, RW (Nav Plotter)
  6. Burgess, KJ (Captain)
  7. Butterworth, R (Co-Pilot)
  8. Chapman, PJ (Nav Radar)
  9. Clark, GC (Nav Radar)
  10. Cluer, RJ (Nav Radar)
  11. Collier, RM (Nav Plotter)
  12. Collins, AJ (Nav Plotter)
  13. Collins, ND (Captain)
  14. Craigen, RK (Nav Plotter)
  15. Donkin, PE (Captain)
  16. Duncalf, RJ (Co-Pilot)
  17. Fenn, RJ (Co-Pilot)
  18. Harper, NB (AEO)
  19. Head, R (Captain)
  20. Hewitt, PA (Captain)
  21. Hull, CA (Nav Radar)
  22. Junor, IO (Captain)
  23. Keating, PJ (Nav Radar)
  24. Kingett, ME (AEO)
  25. Landsburgh, A (AEO)
  26. Leach, RE (Nav Plotter)
  27. Lewis, GLC (Captain)
  28. Lidbetter, GH (AEO)
  29. Lindo, R (Co-Pilot)
  30. Loveday, BW (Captain)
  31. Mander, SG (Nav Radar)
  32. Marsden, TE (Nav Plotter)
  33. Marshall, AS (Co-Pilot)
  34. McNaughtan, JM (Nav Plotter)
  35. Miller, AD (Nav Radar)
  36. Morgan, JM (Captain)
  37. Morley, JF (AEO)
  38. Morris, R (AEO)
  39. Muir, I (Nav Plotter)
  40. Palmer, PE (Captain)
  41. Purchase, GW (Nav Radar)
  42. Robinson, RP (AEO)
  43. Ross, JW (Nav Plotter)
  44. Scott-Skinner, SM (Co-Pilot)
  45. Semple, AW (Captain)
  46. Sigley, GC (AEO)
  47. Simpson, GD (Captain)
  48. Sinclair, GA (Nav Radar)
  49. Singleton, PHR (AEO)
  50. Smith, MJ (Co-Pilot)
  51. Sweatman, R (Captain)
  52. Thompson, RW (AEO)
  53. Trowbridge, KR (Co-Pilot)
  54. Warner, RT (AEO)
  55. Watkins, BJ (Co-Pilot)
  56. Watt, JG (Nav Plotter)
  57. Wilcock, NS (Co-Pilot)
  58. Willoughby-Crisp, GA (Captain)
  59. Wiseman, RA (Co-Pilot)

Airmen

  1. Ainsley, Les- (Engineering)
  2. Ambrose, – (Engineering)
  3. Bennett, Neil (Chf Tech)
  4. Blackley, – (Chf Tech)
  5. Broughton, John (Engineering)
  6. Cannon, – (Chf Tech)
  7. Carter, GR (Chf Tech)
  8. Crown, – (Engineering)
  9. Davies, Andy (Engineering)
  10. Devlin, Len (Chf Tech)
  11. Dignum, Tom (Engineering)
  12. Dubienniec, – (Engineering)
  13. Fearn, – (Engineering)
  14. Goodchild, Dave (Chf Tech)
  15. Gott, Mike (Engineering)
  16. Grantham, – (Chf Tech)
  17. Gray, Les (Engineering)
  18. Haddon, – (Engineering)
  19. Honey, – (Chf Tech)
  20. Johnston, A (Chf Tech)
  21. Kerry, – (Engineering)
  22. Lane, “Rocky” (Chf Tech)
  23. Makin, – (Chf Tech)
  24. Marshall, – (Chf Tech)
  25. McCracken, – (Engineering)
  26. Miles, Max (Chf Tech)
  27. Morley, – (Engineering)
  28. Morris, John (Engineering)
  29. Murphy, – (Engineering)
  30. O’Gorman, Mike (Engineering)
  31. Parry, – (Engineering)
  32. Pidduck, Richard (Administration)
  33. Price, – (Engineering)
  34. Roper, – (Chf Tech)
  35. Scrivener, Peter (Chf Tech)
  36. Shepherd, – (Chf Tech)
  37. Thorner, Derek (Chf Tech)
  38. Vining, – (Engineering)
  39. Bowey, Jack (Chf Tech)