Welch (AHE)

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

  1. 05/06/1944 Longues
  2. 07/06/1944 Foret De Cerisy
  3. 08/06/1944 Fougeres
  4. 09/06/1944 Rennes
  5. 16/06/1944 Pas de Calais
  6. 02/07/1944 Oisemont/Neuville Au Bois
  7. 06/07/1944 Coquereaux
  8. 07/07/1944 Caen
  9. 10/07/1944 Nucourt
  10. 12/07/1944 Rollez
  11. 15/07/1944 Nucourt
  12. 16/07/1944 St.Philibert-Ferme
  13. 22/07/1944 L’Hey
  14. 23/07/1944 Foret-De-Croc (Daylight)
  15. 24/07/1944 Stuttgart
  16. 25/07/1944 Stuttgart
  17. 03/09/1944 Gilze Rijen
  18. 12/09/1944 Wanne-Eickel
  19. 13/09/1944 Osnabruck
  20. 20/09/1944 Calais
  21. 14/10/1944 Duisburg
  22. 15/10/1944 Wilhelmshaven
  23. 19/10/1944 Stuttgart
  24. 04/11/1944 Bochum
  25. 06/11/1944 Gelsenkirchen
  26. 27/11/1944 Neuss
  27. 29/11/1944 Dortmund
  28. 04/12/1944 Urft Dam
  29. 05/12/1944 Soest
  30. 12/12/1944 Essen
  31. 26/12/1944 St.Vith
  32. 27/12/1944 Rheydt
  33. 07/01/1945 Munich
  34. 14/01/1945 Merseburg/Leuna
  35. 16/01/1945 Magdeburg
  36. 28/01/1945 Stuttgart
  37. 01/02/1945 Mainz
  38. 02/02/1945 Wanne Eickel
  39. 07/02/1945 Goch
  40. 08/02/1945 Politz
  41. 13/02/1945 Dresden
  42. 14/02/1945 Chemnitz (2)
  43. 27/02/1945 Mainz

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)Anthony Harold Ernest Welch43
(Navigator)Geoffrey Harold Vining Baker1
Leslie Frank Miller42
(Air Bomber)Frederick William Tynus Cross1
John Edward Hamblett1
Victor Hugh Horner40
Wilfred Marshall Buck1
(Set Operator)Bernard Chapman Brooker1
Charles George Mitchell1
Clayton Hugh Jack2
John Leslie Vickery17
Robert Black1
(Wireless Operator)George Frank Chance42
William John Phillips1
(Air Gunner) William James Simpson1
George Henry Parsons43
Jack Richard Floyde42
(Flight Engineer)Archibald Hunter McCartney43

Posting Dates

WelchAnthony Harold ErnestIn From:
Out to:14 O.T.U.24/03/1945