1957 Personnel

Squadron Command

Commanding Officer:Squadron Leader RG Price DFC

Strength

No. of Commissioned Officers (Air Crew) (*)Varied between 39 and 73 (**)
No. of Non Commissioned Air CrewVaried between 2 and 8
No. of Non Commissioned Other Ranks (Ground)0 (Centralised Servicing)

(*) Includes USAAF and RAAF Officers
(**) No 18 and No 35 Squadron amalgamated in February 1957, resulting in increase in numbers

The following are known to have been on strength of (or attached to) the squadron during 1957:

Commissioned Officers and Non Commissioned Air Crew

  • Pilot
    • Arthur Desmond Ashworth
    • John Purslove Barker
    • Edward Kingsley Gordon Bates
    • Harry Birch
    • Douglas Radley Bryan
    • John Charles Dunn
    • Douglas John Eldridge
    • Edwin David Finch
    • Kenneth McDonald  Flett
    • Edward Brian Christopher  Gwinnell
    • David John Kay
    • Alan Stewart Lee
    • Hugh Anthony Leonard
    • John Oswald Howell Lewarne
    • Leslie Grantham Lunn
    • John Robert Mason
    • Raymond Douglas  Pilcher
    • [-] Ryan (USAAF)
    • Kenneth William Simpson
    • Alan Denzil Burness Smith
    • Peter John Smith
    • Anthony Eric Robert Wells
    • [-] Whitehead
    • Patrick Tindall Whitlaw
  • Navigator / Observer
    • James Dinsdale Appleton
    • William Banks
    • John Richard Bird
    • Geoffrey Reginald Brown
    • Robert Michael Carpmael
    • Albert Arthur Casselly
    • John Chaloner
    • Peter George Chapman
    • Sidney John Clark
    • Colin Lilico Cockburn
    • Robert Terence Coker
    • John Rowell Denney
    • Gordon Caswell Dennison
    • Brian Dockar
    • John Strachan Dunwoodie
    • Geoffrey John Edwards
    • Michael Farmer
    • John Peter Flight
    • Charles William Gray
    • Keith Leonard Handscomb
    • Norman Leslie Hartland
    • [-] Heggen (RAAF)
    • Robert Keith Hepburn
    • Leslie James Hitchen
    • Erie Antony Robert Humpston
    • John Arthur Hyde
    • Kenneth Ibell
    • Deryk Raymond Jackson
    • Douglas Gordon Kaye
    • Peter Kenyon
    • [-] Kirk
    • Bryan John Leggett
    • Brian Milne
    • Derrick John Moore
    • George William Nettleship
    • Ronald Frank Norman
    • Anthony Ernest Page
    • Eric Parker
    • Norman Arthur Parker
    • James Frederick Parkes
    • Leslie John Perkins
    • Michael Pinder Phibbs
    • Raymond George Price
    • Michael Oscar Reed
    • [-] Sauer (USAAF)
    • Raymond Senior
    • Herbert Sidlow
    • David George Stannard
    • Richard Joseph Stevenson
    • Eric Trown
    • Roger John Turner
    • [-] Walder
    • George Brian Walker
    • Trevor Wall
    • Alexander Charles Wedderburn
    • Kenneth John White
    • Hugh Ivor Whittle
    • Gerald Kinsey Woolmington
    • George Garnett Worrall

Ground Personnel

The squadron’s record book contains little or no information regarding Non Commissioned Other Ranks that were on strength of the squadron during the year who carried out:

  • Squadron related Administrative Duties

However, some listings have been found (eg on squadron movement orders) and the names on these lists have been included on the following page:

– Ground Personnel 1951 – 1961 –