Hilton (PA)

PA Hilton

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

  1. 30/05/1942 Cologne
  2. 01/06/1942 Essen
  3. 02/06/1942 Essen (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)Paul Alexander Hilton3
(Observer)Walter Sharp3
(WOP / AG)Charles Burdon3
Sewell Thickett3
(Air Gunner)Peter Edgar Davis3
(Flight Engineer)Ronald Charles Vosper Prout3


Posting Dates

HiltonPaul AlexanderIn From:__
Out to:POW02/06/1942