Marks (JH)

JH Marks

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

  1. 07/08/1941 Essen
  2. 12/08/1941 Berlin
  3. 30/03/1942 Battleship
  4. 12/04/1942 Essen
  5. 27/04/1942 Battleship
  6. 19/05/1942 Mannheim
  7. 30/05/1942 Cologne
  8. 01/06/1942 Essen
  9. 25/06/1942 Bremen
  10. 13/07/1942 Duisburg
  11. 26/07/1942 Hamburg
  12. 29/07/1942 Saarbrucken
  13. 31/07/1942 Dusseldorf
  14. 18/08/1942 Flensburg
  15. 19/09/1942 Saarbrucken (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) James Hardy Marks15
(2nd Pilot)Angus Carr MacKenzie1
Major King1
Michael Gerard Garner1
Wesley Leonard Belous1
[-] Hrehorak1
[-] Whiteley1
(Navigator)Raymond William Bullen1
William Robert Francis Grierson-Jackson1
Alan James Child5
Alfred Abels6
John Peter Boston Cushion1
Kenneth Randolph Sewell1
(Air Bomber)A Sanderson-Millar2
Charles Vincent Harvey1
(WOP / AG) Harry James Leonard Peto3
 Reginald John Lambert Sawyers10
Denis Slater1
Francis Edwin Flint1
George Arthur Brassey1
Gordon Ernest Cranstone1
James Patrick Henderson1
JI Robinson1
John Peter Burton Buckley1
Stanley Frank Hazleton1
(Possibly) John Andrew Catley1
(Air Gunner)Edward Lawrence Whillock1
Edward Wilkinson1
George Pomroy1
John Meredith Fryer1
LH Clark1
Mark Anthony Sachs1
Norman Harry Wright5
Richard Langton Leith-Hay-Clark7
Richard Lionel Prosser1
Royston Denis William Carrington1
Wallace Llewellyn Berry1
[-] Hill1
[-] Russell1
(Flight Engineer)Edward James Morris1
Frederick James Rogers1
George Percy Price1
Howard Torrens McQuigg1
James Cunningham McKnight1
Norman Willingham1
Robert George Gumbley1
William G Higgs4
[-] Burtonshaw4


Posting Dates

Marks James HardyIn From:58 Squadron25/07/1941
Out to:10 O.T.U.12/03/1942
In From:
Out to:War Casualty19/09/1942