Plutte (RGW)

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

  1. 10/09/1942 Dusseldorf
  2. 14/09/1942 Wilhelmshaven
  3. 19/09/1942 Saarbrucken
  4. 05/10/1942 Aachen
  5. 13/10/1942 Kiel
  6. 15/10/1942 Cologne
  7. 24/10/1942 Milan
  8. 02/12/1942 Frankfurt
  9. 08/12/1942 Turin
  10. 14/01/1943 Lorient
  11. 15/01/1943 Lorient
  12. 16/01/1943 Berlin
  13. 23/01/1943 Lorient
  14. 26/01/1943 Lorient
  15. 03/02/1943 Hamburg
  16. 19/02/1943 Wilhelmshaven
  17. 21/02/1943 Bremen
  18. 25/02/1943 Nuremberg
  19. 26/02/1943 Cologne
  20. 28/02/1943 St.Nazaire
  21. 08/03/1943 Nuremberg
  22. 02/04/1943 St.Nazaire
  23. 04/04/1943 Kiel
  24. 08/04/1943 Duisburg

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) Robert George Walker Plutte24
(2nd Dickie)James Copeland Thomas2
(Navigator)Gordon Henry Francis Carter1
Jack Kenneth Corke1
John Baker1
Elmer Harold Anthony1
Nathaniel Halliday6
William Robert Francis Grierson-Jackson14
(Air Bomber)[-] Anderson1
Donald Kenneth Allport1
Frederick Donald McColl1
Joseph Gilbert Middlemass7
Lionel Leonard Thomas6
Richard Martin1
Robert Irwin Trickett2
(Wireless Operator)Edward Roland Turenne2
Frederick Arthur Braybrook1
Glenburne George Galvin15
Francis Edward Solway7
Frederick Hay1
(Air Gunner)Charles Frederick Andrew1
Charles Fullerton Stewart15
Edwin Francis Butler3
Jack Edward Stuart Matthews12
James Bernard Anthony Scannell1
John Napoleon Barry1
John Patrick Van  Kiekebelt2
Lloyd George Lawson1
Thomas Musselbrook Bruce7
William Austin McMullan1
William Joseph Freeman1
(Flight Engineer)Albert Edward Waddicor1
Daniel Christie Young1
John Charles Goodson3
William Patrick O’Kane12
William Potter7

Posting Dates

PlutteRobert George WalkerIn From:78 Squadron07/09/1942
Out to:NTU Gransden Lodge28/04/1943