Skerrett (CR)

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

  1. 24/07/1943 Hamburg
  2. 25/07/1943 Essen
  3. 27/07/1943 Hamburg
  4. 29/07/1943 Hamburg
  5. 02/08/1943 Hamburg
  6. 16/08/1943 Turin
  7. 17/08/1943 Peenemunde
  8. 23/08/1943 Berlin
  9. 27/08/1943 Nuremberg (Incident)
  10. 31/08/1943 Berlin
  11. 05/09/1943 Mannheim

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)Charles Raymond Skerrett11
(Navigator)Ronald William Dando11
(Air Bomber)John Philip Strachan11
(Wireless Operator)Francis Gerald Murphy2
Ronald Hill9
(Air Gunner)Norman Edwin Weighell11
Robert Martin Telfer11
(Flight Engineer)Philip Robert Fox11

Posting Dates

SkerrettCharles RaymondIn From:
Out to:78 Squadron06/09/1943