Brown (HA)

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

  1. 03/03/1942 Billancourt
  2. 08/03/1942 Essen
  3. 12/04/1942 Essen
  4. 27/04/1942 Battleship
  5. 28/04/1942 Battleship
  6. 04/05/1942 Stuttgart
  7. 06/05/1942 Stuttgart (Crashed on Landing)
  8. 08/05/1942 Warnemunde
  9. 19/05/1942 Mannheim
  10. 30/05/1942 Cologne
  11. 01/06/1942 Essen
  12. 16/06/1942 Essen (Incident)
  13. 19/06/1942 Emden
  14. 20/06/1942 Emden
  15. 22/06/1942 Emden
  16. 25/06/1942 Bremen
  17. 27/06/1942 Bremen

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)Harold Adrian Brown17
(2nd Pilot)James Keatley Watson2
(Observer)Alan James Child1
Charles Vincent Harvey14
R Wooton1
(Air Bomber)Walter Alfred Elliot12
(WOP / AG)George Arthur Brassey3
– Johnson1
– Kaufman2
– Long17
(Air Gunner)– Ogg9
– Shaw6
– Stewart10
– Westall3
Patrick William Tucker-Feltham1
(Flight Engineer)– Burtonshaw5
– Inward10
Caudray Albert Charles Pithers1
Hubert Allan Booth1