Operations order 24 February 1945

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Title

Operations order 24 February 1945
Operational flying programme for 24 February 1945 Serial 29/45

Description

Lists crews and aircraft for operations on 24 February 1945. Fourth member of each crew is underlined in red. Includes reserves and duty personnel.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1945-02-24

Contributor

Andy Hamilton

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One-page typewritten document

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Identifier

SChattertonJ159568v10193

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Transcription

[underlined] NO. 44 (RHODESIA) SQUADRON. [/underlined] [underlined] 24th. FEBRUARY, 1945. [/underlined]

[underlined] OPERATIONAL FLYING PROGRAMME FOR 24TH. FEBRUARY, 1945.
SERIAL NO. 29/45. [/underlined]

[underlined] ND.578.Y.(III). [/underlined]
F/L. Hayler.
P/O. Tink.
F/O. Biggs.
[underlined] F/O. Winterburn. [/underlined]
Sgt. Nash.
Sgt. James.
P/O. Knight.

[underlined] LM.655.U.(III). [/underlined]
F/L. Simons.
Sgt. Barton.
F/O. Cutter.
[underlined] F/O. Davies. [/underlined]
W/O. Middleton.
Sgt. Bennie.
Sgt. Taylor.

[underlined] PB.380.S.(III). [/underlined]
F/O. Pigott.
Sgt. Cousins.
F/S. Madely.
[underlined] F/O. Russell. [/underlined]
F/O. Carpenter.
F/S. Evans.
W/O. Pinckard.

[underlined] NG.974.P.(III). [/underlined]
F/O. Kennedy.
Sgt. Olson.
F/S. Kelly.
[underlined] F/O. Jones. [/underlined]
F/S. Short.
Sgt. McBurney.
F/S. Bull.

[underlined] ME.394.X.(III). [/underlined]
F/O. Plenderleith.
Sgt. Nicholson.
F/O. Digman.
[underlined] F/O. Nicholls. [/underlined]
W/O. Rodda.
Sgt. Syms.
Sgt. Learman.

[underlined] PB.417.R.(III). [/underlined]
F/O. Thomson.
Sgt. Thorn.
Sgt. Humber.
[underlined] F/S. Smith. [/underlined]
F/S. Wicks.
F/S. Lee.
F/S. Padgett.

[underlined] ME.449.V.(III). [/underlined]
F/O. Irving.
Sgt. West.
F/S. Bilsland.
[underlined] F/O. Cooper. [/underlined]
F/S. Brandli.
F/S. Groenewald.
F/S. Simpson.

[underlined] PB.534.Q.(III). [/underlined]
F/S. Spencer.
Sgt. Bishop.
F/S. Sinclair.
[underlined] Sgt. Mitchell. [/underlined]
Sgt. Seabridge.
Sgt. Johncock.
Sgt. Cobley.

[underlined] ND.869.M.(III). [/underlined]
F/O. Gardiner.
Sgt. Ludlow.
F/S. MacDonald.
[underlined] W/O. Beaton. [/underlined]
Sgt. Burroughs.
F/S. Walsh.
F/S. Van Niekerk.

[underlined] LM.625.H.(I). [/underlined]
F/O. Craig.
Sgt. Campion.
F/O. Harding.
[underlined] F/S. Armstrong. [/underlined]
Sgt. Woodward.
Sgt. Mcleod.
Sgt. Lawrence.

[underlined] NG.396.G.(III). [/underlined]
F/O. Boyle.
Sgt. Thornton.
F/S. Pickup.
[underlined] F/S. Turner. [/underlined]
Sgt. Doggart.
F/S. Smith.
Sgt. Hance.

[underlined] LM.654.L.(III). [/underlined]
F/O. Dalton.
Sgt. Fowler.
F/S. MacCallum.
[underlined] F/S. Glover. [/underlined]
F/S. McInnes.
F/S. Heppleston.
Sgt. Claxton.

[underlined] ND.496.A.(III). [/underlined]
F/O. Davies.
Sgt. Harvey.
F/O. Bennett.
[underlined] F/O. Warlow. [/underlined]
F/S. Nott.
Sgt. Myers.
Sgt. Moore.

[underlined] RESERVE. [/underlined]
F/O. Ryan.
Sgt. Jarman.
Sgt. Russell.
[underlined] Sgt. Terry. [/underlined]
Sgt. Birch.
Sgt. Payne.
Sgt. Rogan.

[underlined] DUTY CREW. [/underlined]
F/O. Walker.
Sgt. Crooks.
W/O. Turner.
F/S. Hardy.
Sgt. Roberts.
F/S. Spence.
Sgt. Ward.

[underlined] BRIEFING. [/underlined] NAVIGATORS : SPECIALISTS : CAPTAINS : MAIN :

Officer i/c Flying : S/L. Bird.
Duty Air Bomber : F/O. Woollam.
Duty F/E. Officer : F/L. Hayward.
Duty Flight NCO’s : To be detailed.

Duty Flight Engineer : Sgt. Birch.
Duty Signals Officer : F/L. Hughes.
Duty Gunnery : To be detailed.
Duty Clerk : LAC. Horlock.

[signature]

[underlined] Flight Lieutenant, for Wing Commander,
Commanding, No. 44 (Rhodesia) Squadron. [/underlined]

Citation

E O Collcutt and Great Britain. Royal Air Force, “Operations order 24 February 1945,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed November 15, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/7250.

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