Operations order 9 August 1944



Operations order 9 August 1944
Operational and training detail for night 9/10 August 1944 Serial 144/44


List crews and aircraft for operations on night 9/10 August 1944. Includes one standby crew and duty personnel



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[Underlined] NO.44 (RHODESIA) SQUADRON 9th AUGUST, 1944. [/underlined]
OPERATIONAL AND TRAINING DETAIL FOR NIGHT OF 9/1OTH AUGUST, 1944. Serial No. 144/44. [/underlined]
[Underlined] LM.650.T. (III) [/underlined]
F/Lt. Newmarch.
Sgt. Appleton.
F/O. Biggs.
Sgt. Handley.
Sgt. Launder.
Sgt. McCarthy.
Sgt. Nicholls.
[Underlined] PB.283.Q. (III) [/underlined]
F/O. Gilchrist.
Sgt. Webb.
Sgt. Mcquire.
F/O. McAuley.
F/O. Mercer.
F/S. McNeilage.
F/S. McLeod.
[Underlined] PB.251/G.O. (III) [/underlined]
F/O. Freestone.
Sgt. Post.
F/S. Gage.
F/O. Woollam.
Sgt. Taylor.
Sgt. Bullivant.
F/S. Henders.
[Underlined] PD.222.U. (I) [/underlined]
F/O. Boswell.
Sgt. Loynd.
Sgt. Meakin.
F/O. Creed.
F/S. Hunt.
Sgt. Wilton.
F/S. Leslie.
[Underlined] LL.965.V. (I) [/underlined]
F/O. Westgate.
Sgt. Fisher.
F/O. Turner.
Sgt. Thompson.
Sgt. Randall.
Sgt. Murphy.
Sgt. Gee.
[Underlined] LM.645.P. (III) [/underlined]
F/O. Hart.
Sgt. Smith.
Sgt. Green.
F/S. Bell.
Sgt. Codrai.
Sgt. Spiers.
F/S. Lillywhite.
[Underlined] PB.192/G.F. (III) [/underlined]
F/L. Dobson.
Sgt. McKenzie.
F/S. Knight.
F/S. Johnstone.
F/S. Edge.
F/S. Snape.
F/S. Dry.
[Underlined] PB.235.G. (III) [/underlined]
F/O. Evans.
Sgt. Snoxell.
F/S. Hunter.
F/S. Harper.
Sgt. Fearn.
Sgt. Vause.
Sgt. Cahill.
[Underlined] ND.869/G.M. (III) [/underlined]
F/O. Good.
Sgt. Holmes.
F/S. Hooke.
F/O. Presnail.
Sgt. Meredith.
Sgt. Chapman.
Sgt. Furlong.
[Underlined] PB.190/G.J. (III) [/underlined]
F/O. Cartwright.
Sgt. Mitchell.
F/O. Olsen.
F/O. Beaton.
Sgt. Davidson.
F/S. Hargreaves.
F/S. Simpson.
[Underlined] LM.192.K. (I) [/underlined]
F/O. Anning.
Sgt. Snedker.
F/S. Cardwell.
F/O. Valentine.
P/O. Slater.
Sgt. Vance.
Sgt. Retter.
[Underlined] PB. 189/G.A. (III) [/underlined]
F/O. Oxborrow.
Sgt. Cotter.
F/S. Hamilton.
F/S. Murphy.
Sgt. Mitchell.
Sgt. Penton.
Sgt. Halliwell.
[Underlined] STANDBY ‘L’ [/underlined]
F/O. Mitchell.
Sgt. Jobe.
F/S. Bent.
F/S. Williams.
Sgt. Levings.
Sgt. Hague.
Sgt. Froud.
[Underlined] DUTY CREW. [/underlined]
F/O. Bradshaw.
F/S. Starkie.
W/O. Awcock.
Sgt. Holland.
Sgt. Benjamin.
Sgt. Price.
[underlined] BRIEFING: [/underlined]
NAVIGATORS.:- [blank]
SPECIALISTS.:- [blank]
CAPTAINS.:- [blank]
MAIN.:- [blank]
Officer i/c Night Flying – S/Ldr. White.
Duty Flight Engineer – To be detailed.
Duty Electricians - LACs. Warwick & Orr.
Duty Photos – LAC. Gerrard.
Duty Sigs. – Cpl. Russell & AC. Evans.
Duty Armr. NCO. – Sgt. Munro & Cpl. Wilson.
Duty Flight NCOs – Sgts. Jordan & Wawn
Duty Clerk – Cpl. Wyle & AC. Hale..
Duty Sigs.Officer – To be detailed.
Duty F/E. Officer – To be detailed.
Duty A/B. Officer – To be detailed
Duty Gunnery – To be detailed.
Duty Radar: To be detailed
[Signature] E O Collcutt [/signature]
Flight Lieutenant.
for Wing Commander,
[Underlined] No.44 (RHODESIA) SQUADRON. [/underlined]


E O Collcutt and Great Britain. Royal Air Force, “Operations order 9 August 1944,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed March 2, 2024, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/7577.

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