Surtees W

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

  1. 13/07/1943 Aachen
  2. 15/07/1943 Montbéliard
  3. 24/07/1943 Hamburg
  4. 27/07/1943 Hamburg
  5. 09/08/1943 Mannheim
  6. 10/08/1943 Nuremberg
  7. 12/08/1943 Turin
  8. 16/08/1943 Turin
  9. 23/08/1943 Berlin
  10. 27/08/1943 Nuremberg
  11. 31/08/1943 Berlin (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). Details of all flights (including training flights) will be recorded in their Flying Log Books:

(Pilot)Wilfred Surtees11
(2nd Dickie)Randall Vincent Jones1
(Navigator)George Newsham11
(Air Bomber)Henry George Wilfred Wooley11
(Wireless Operator) Herbert Arthur Penny11
(Air Gunner)Frederick Robert Hayward1
James Russell Griffin11
Thomas Henry Sutton10
(Flight Engineer)Edward James Brown11

Posting Dates

SurteesWilfredIn From:77 Squadron02/07/1943
Out to:POW31/08/1943