Christie (J)

The Squadron’s Operations Record Book shows that J Christie 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. 02/08/1943 Hamburg
  8. 16/08/1943 Turin
  9. 23/08/1943 Berlin
  10. 27/08/1943 Nuremberg
  11. 30/08/1943 Munchen Gladbach
  12. 31/08/1943 Berlin
  13. 03/09/1943 Special target NW France
  14. 05/09/1943 Mannheim
  15. 15/09/1943 Montlucon
  16. 16/09/1943 Modane
  17. 27/09/1943 Hanover
  18. 04/10/1943 Frankfurt
  19. 08/10/1943 Bremen
  20. 22/10/1943 Kassel
  21. 11/11/1943 Cannes
  22. 17/11/1943 Mannheim
  23. 18/11/1943 Mannheim
  24. 22/11/1943 Berlin
  25. 25/11/1943 Frankfurt
  26. 02/12/1943 Berlin
  27. 03/12/1943 Leipzig
  28. 29/12/1943 Berlin
  29. 02/01/1944 Berlin
  30. 05/01/1944 Stettin
  31. 21/01/1944 Magdeburg
  32. 27/01/1944 Heligoland
  33. 28/01/1944 Berlin
  34. 30/01/1944 Berlin
  35. 19/02/1944 Leipzig (Aborted)
  36. 20/02/1944 Stuttgart
  37. 24/02/1944 Schweinfurt
  38. 25/02/1944 Augsburg
  39. 15/03/1944 Stuttgart
  40. 18/03/1944 Frankfurt
  41. 22/03/1944 Frankfurt
  42. 18/04/1944 Rouen
  43. 20/04/1944 Cologne
  44. 22/04/1944 Laon
  45. 26/04/1944 Villeneuve St.Georges

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)Johan Christie45
(2nd Dickie)Leslie Sunley White1
Svein Johannes Hausvik1
(Navigator)William Galway Copp45
(Air Bomber) Joseph William Wilkinson45
(Wireless Operator)Henry Randolph McMahon Stroud1
John Golding43
(WOP / AG) Leonard Stewart Thorpe1
(Air Gunner)Norman Moffatt43
Victor Eston Bent2
William Charles Campbell45
(Flight Engineer)Anton Torvald Wang44
Ryszard Cederbaum1

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  1. J Christie was posted out of the squadron to HQ, Royal Norwegian Air Force, on 17th May 1944.