Burgess (KR)

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

  1. 02/03/1945 Cologne
  2. 03/03/1945 Kamen
  3. 05/03/1945 Chemnitz
  4. 07/03/1945 Dessau
  5. 08/03/1945 Hamburg
  6. 13/03/1945 Gelsenkirchen
  7. 18/03/1945 Witten
  8. 21/03/1945 Bruchstrasse
  9. 24/03/1945 Gladbeck
  10. 25/03/1945 Osnabruck
  11. 27/03/1945 Paderborn
  12. 08/04/1945 Hamburg
  13. 09/04/1945 Kiel
  14. 10/04/1945 Plauen
  15. 14/04/1945 Potsdam
  16. 16/04/1945 Schwandorf

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). Details of all flights (including training flights) will be recorded in their Flying Log Books:

(Pilot)Kenneth Robert Burgess17
(Navigator)George Donald MacGregor17
(Air Bomber)Betrum Silvester Reinhart17
(Wireless Operator)ED Perrault1
RN Page16
(Air Gunner)Eric Arthur George Simpson1
George L Barr16
IK Irwin15
Leslie Arthur Booth1
SJ Smith1
(Flight Engineer)AJ Gosling16
(Possibly) Charles Melville Fenwick1