Brown (EG)

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

  1. 09/07/1943 Gelsenkirchen
  2. 13/07/1943 Aachen
  3. 15/07/1943 Montbéliard
  4. 24/07/1943 Hamburg
  5. 25/07/1943 Essen
  6. 27/07/1943 Hamburg
  7. 29/07/1943 Hamburg
  8. 09/08/1943 Mannheim (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 (as recorded in the squadron’s Operations Record Book). It should be noted that some of these sorties may have been aborted and therefore would not have counted for the purposes of their “Operational Tour”. Details of all flights (including training flights) will be recorded in their Flying Log Books:

(Pilot)Ernest Gordon Brown8
(Navigator)Harold Luttrell Temple8
(Air Bomber)Eric Charles Dobie8
(Wireless Operator)Arthur Patrick Bowker8
(Air Gunner)Allen Sunley6
Victor Eston Bent2
William Richard Pallister8
(Flight Engineer) Andrew Jenkinson Dick1
George Forman1
Gordon Ireland1
James Ellis Jones1
William McRae Sinclair4