Reed (DH)

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

  1. 10/04/1942 Essen
  2. 12/04/1942 Essen
  3. 16/04/1942 L’Orient
  4. 08/05/1942 Warnemunde
  5. 19/05/1942 Mannheim (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)Dudley Herman Reed5
(Observer)Frederick D’Orsa Hunter5
(Air Bomber)– Boyle3
Jonathan Raymond Field3
(WOP / AG)Francis Edwin Flint5
(Air Gunner)Leslie Plimmer Russell2
Luther Martin1
Richard Lionel Prosser2
William John Hopkins2
(Flight Engineer)Edward James Morris5

Posting Dates

ReedDudley HermanIn From:10 O.T.U.20/09/1941
Out to:War Casualty19/05/1942