Solomon (E)

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

  1. 03/07/1943 Cologne
  2. 09/07/1943 Gelsenkirchen (Incident)
  3. 24/07/1943 Hamburg
  4. 25/07/1943 Essen
  5. 27/07/1943 Hamburg
  6. 29/07/1943 Hamburg
  7. 30/07/1943 Remscheid
  8. 02/08/1943 Hamburg (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)Edmund Solomon8
(Navigator)Alfred Arthur Charles Bedward6
Horatius Douglas Stewart White2
(Air Bomber)Donald William McGlashan Archer8
(Wireless Operator)Stanislaus Cyril  McKiernan8
(Air Gunner)Alexander Stephen8
Ronald Cecil Davies8
(Flight Engineer)Alfred Norman Leslie Moss1
Herbert Pickup6
John Armstrong1

Posting Dates

SolomonEdmundIn From:__
Out to:War Casualty02/08/1943