Operations order 7 December 1944

SChattertonJ159568v10256.jpg

Title

Operations order 7 December 1944
Operational programme for 8 December 1944 Serial 223/44

Description

Lists crews and aircraft for operation on 8 December 1944. Includes reserve and duty crews. Fourth member of each crew is underlined and ticked. Includes duty personnel. Annotated 'Urft Dam'

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1944-12-07

Contributor

Andy Hamilton

Rights

This content is available under a CC BY-NC 4.0 International license (Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0). It has been published ‘as is’ and may contain inaccuracies or culturally inappropriate references that do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the University of Lincoln or the International Bomber Command Centre. For more information, visit https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/ and https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/legal.

Format

One-page typewritten document

Language

Identifier

SChattertonJ159568v10256

Temporal Coverage

Transcription

[inserted] URFT DAM [/inserted]

[underlined] No, 44 (RHODESIA) SQUADRON. [/underlined] [underlined] 7th December, 1944. [/underlined]

[underlined] OPERATIONAL PROGRAMME FOR 8th DECEMBER, 1944
Serial no, 223/44. [/underlined]

[underlined] N.D.631.B.(III) [/underlined]
F/O Daggett
Sgt.Simpson
F/O Hindley
[underlined] F/O Sharpe [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
Sgt.Chinnock
F/S Simpson
F/S Barry

[underlined] N.G.195.C.(I) [/underlined]
F/O Fugger
Sgt. Lee
F/S Albrecht
[underlined] F/S Roberts [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
Sgt. Kirby
Sgt. Ball
Sgt. Dyball

[underlined] N.F.991.D.(I) [/underlined]
F/O Freeland
Sgt. Nelson
F/S Roper
[underlined] F/S Gardiner [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
F/S Ockerby
Sgt. Watson
Sgt. Watts

[underlined] M.E.299.E.(III) [/underlined]
F/O PETERSWALD
Sgt. McShane
F/O Temple
[underlined] Sgt. Askill [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
F/S Tullock
Sgt. Horne
Sgt. Howells

[underlined] P.B.381.F.(III) [/underlined]
F/O Gardiner
Sgt. Ludlow
F/S MacDonald
[underlined] F/S Beaton [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
Sgt. Burroughs
Sgt. Walsh
Sgt. Van Nickerk

[underlined] L.M.625.H.(III) [/underlined]
F/O Jory
Sgt. Fox
Sgt. Crang
[underlined] F/O Pooley [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
Sgt. Butcher
W/O Oates
Sgt. Hunt

[underlined] N.D.496.A.(III) [/underlined]
F/O Parkin
Sgt. Green
Sgt. Rowbotham
[underlined] F/S Henry [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
F/S Kelman
Sgt. Barker.
Sgt. Bredenkamp

[underlined] P.B.251.O.(III) [/underlined]
F/O Kennedy
Sgt. Olsen
F/S Kelly
[underlined] F/O Jones [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
Sgt. Short
Sgt. McBurney
Sgt. Bull

[underlined] N.G.974.P.(III) [/underlined]
F/O Smith
Sgt. Dent
F/O Winter
[underlined] F/O Long [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
F/S Pugh
Sgt. Hall
Sgt. Jones

[underlined] P.B.534.Q.(III) [/underlined]
F/O Dives
Sgt. Crowston
Sgt. Armitage
[underlined] F/O Nellyer [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
Sgt. Morley
Sgt. Potts
Sgt. Biddle.

[underlined] P.B.417.R.(III) [/underlined]
F/O Plenderleith
Sgt. Thorn
F/O Digman
[underlined] F/O Nicholls [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
F/S Rodda
Sgt. Syms
Sgt. Learman

[underlined] P.B.380.S.(III) [/underlined]
F/O Barlow
Sgt. Thornalley
Sgt. Simmonds
[underlined] F/S. Fox [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
Sgt. Clements
Sgt. White
Sgt. Wilkes.

[underlined] L.M.655.U.(III) [/underlined]
F/O Irving
Sgt. West
Sgt. Bilsland
[underlined] F/O Cooper [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
F/S Brandli
Sgt. Simpson
Sgt. Greenewald.

[underlined] P.B.360.V.(III) [/underlined]
F/O Worrall
Sgt. Wilson
Sgt. Fuller
[underlined] Sgt. Clements [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
Sgt. Watt
Sgt. Judd
Sgt. Maidment

[underlined] RESERVE [/underlined]
F/O Hart
Sgt. Smith
F/S Hearn
[underlined] F/S Bell [/underlined]
Sgt. Codrai
Sgt. Spiers
Sgt. Merry

[underlined] DUTY CREW [/underlined]
F/O Thompson
Sgt. Humber
F/S Smith
Sgt. Wicks
Sgt. Lee
Sgt. Padgett.

[underlined] COMMUNICATIONS CREW [/underlined]
F/O Jetson
Sgt. Smith
Sgt Stevens.

[underlined] BRIEFING TIMES [/underlined]
NAVIGATORS –
CAPTAINS –
MAIN –

Officer i/c Flying : S/Ldr Bird.
Duty Flight N.C.Os. : Sgt. Ogilvie Sgt. Chapman.
Duty Photos : LAC. Herrard.
Duty F/Eng. Officer : To be detailed.
Duty Signals Officer : To be detailed.

Duty Flight Engineer : To be detailed
Duty Signals : To be detailed.
Duty Clerk : LAC Mears.
Duty Gunnery : To be detailed
[indecipherable word] : To be detailed.

[signature]
Flight Lieutenant, for Squadro Leader,
[underlined] Commanding, No. 44 (Rhodesia) Squadron. [/underlined]

Citation

E O Collcutt and Great Britain. Royal Air Force, “Operations order 7 December 1944,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed May 26, 2020, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/7308.

Item Relations

This item has no relations.

Can you help improve this description?