Operations order 29 July 1944



Operations order 29 July 1944
Standby daylight operations for 30 July 1944


List crews and aircraft for possible operations on 30 July 1944. Fourth member of each crew is underlined and ticked. Includes one standby crew and duty personnel



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[underlined] NO.44 (RHODESIA) SQUADRON. [/underlined] [underlined] 29th. JULY, 1944. [/underlined]

[underlined] STANDBY DAYLIGHT OPERATIONS FOR 30th : JULY, 1944: [/underlined]

[underlined] PB:192/G:F:(III) [/underlined]
S/L: Hildred
Sgt: Bender
F/O: Turner
[underlined] F/S: Treloar [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
P/O: Parker
F/O: Hourigan
F/O: Bradshaw

[underlined] LM:625:H:(III) [/underlined]
F/O: Slade
F/S: Pearce
F/S: Henderson
[underlined] F/O: Shute [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
Sgt: Ford
Sgt: Beechey
F/S: Spankie

[underlined] ND:631:B:(III) [/underlined]
F/O: Stockwell
Sgt: Kemp
Sgt: Frost
[underlined] F/O: Clegg [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
Sgt: Ball
F/S: Boland
Sgt: Stocking

[underlined] LM:192:K:(I) [/underlined]
F/S: Binion
Sgt: Gunnoe
Sgt: Kennedy
[underlined] W/O: Gebhard [/underlined]
F/S: Stroud
F/S: Micalchuk
Sgt: Knox

[underlined] PB:189/G:A:(III) [/underlined]
F/O: Oxborrow
Sgt: Cotter
Sgt: Hamilton
[underlined] F/S: Murphy [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
Sgt: Mitchell
Sgt: Penton
Sgt: Halliwell

[underlined] [indecipherable word] :G:(III) [/underlined]
F/O: Good
Sgt: Holmes
F/S: Hook
[underlined] F/O: Presnail [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
Sgt: Meredith
Sgt: Chapman
Sgt: Furlong

[underlined] LM:645:P:(III) [/underlined]
F/O: Davey
Sgt: Rawcliffe
[underlined] F/O: Roddie [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
Sgt: Oliphant
F/S: Arnold
Sgt: Morley

[underlined] PD:222:U:(I) [/underlined]
F/L: Belasco
Sgt: Alexander
F/L: Watson
[underlined] F/O: Wilson [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
W/O: Cameron
W/O: Palmer
Sgt: Howes

[underlined] ND:578:Y:(III) [/underlined]
F/O: Boswell
Sgt: Loynd
Sgt: Meakin
[underlined] F/O: Creed [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
F/S: Hunt
Sgt: Routledge
Sgt: Leslie

[underlined] LM:650:T:(III) [/underlined]
F/O: Lewis
Sgt: Neilans
F/S: Shearman
[underlined] Sgt: King [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
F/S: Mills
Sgt: Spence
W/O: Suckling

[underlined] NE:138:Z:(III) [/underlined]
F/O: Lade
F/S: Starkie
[underlined] Sgt: Miley [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
W/O: Awcock
Sgt: Benjamin
Sgt: Coates
Sgt: Price

[underlined] PB:283:/G:Q:(III) [/underlined]
F/O: Phillips
Sgt: Hickey
[underlined] Sgt: Cameron [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
F/S: Cockburn
Sgt: Hockley
W/O: Danahar
Sgt: Robertson

[underlined] PB:251/G:O:(III) [/underlined]
F/O: Heath
Sgt: Smith
Sgt: Bennet
[underlined] F/S: Laforest [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
Sgt: Parkinson
Sgt: Pyper
Sgt: Coutts

[underlined] STAND BY CREW [/underlined]
F/O: Evans
Sgt: Snoxell
Sgt: Hunter
[underlined] Sgt: Harper [/underlined] [inserted] [tick] [/inserted]
Sgt: Fearn
Sgt: Holland
Sgt: Cahill

[underlined] DUTY CREW [/underlined]
Sgt: Jobe
Sgt: Williams
Sgt: Hague
Sgt: Froud

Officer i/c [deleted] Night [/deleted] Flying – W/Cdr:Thompson,DFC: Duty Flight Engineer – to be detailed
Duty Electricians – LACs Ward & Ramsden: Duty Photos – Sgt White: Duty Sigs:- Sgt: O’Meara: and AC:Bryars: Duty Clerk – Cpl: Wyle: Duty Sigs:Officer – To be detailed: Duty Flight Engineer Officer – To be detailed: Duty Armr : NCO’s – Cpl; Bower: Duty Flight NCO’s: Sgts:Dorrington & Molson: Duty Air Bomber – [deleted] To be [/deleted] [inserted] F/L LOWRY detailed: Duty Gunnery – To be detailed: Duty Radar – Flt: Savage:F/O:Atwell & P/O: Cooper:

Flight Lieutenant,
for Wing Commander,
[underlined] NO: 44 (RHODESIA) SQUADRON: [/underlined]


E O Collcutt and Great Britain. Royal Air Force, “Operations order 29 July 1944,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed March 31, 2023, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/7619.

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