Operations order [?] July 1944 - Serial No. 119/44



Operations order [?] July 1944 - Serial No. 119/44


Lists crews and aircraft for operation. Figures and bomb load (MC or GP) are annotated alongside each crew. The last crew in bottom line is crossed through.


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[Underlined] [Indecipherable] JULY, 1944. Serial No. 119/44. [/underlined]
[Underlined] LM.625.H. (III) [/underlined] [handwritten] MC [/handwritten]
F/O. Good. [handwritten] 6 [/handwritten]
Sgt. Holmes.
F/S. Hook.
F/O. McCallum.
Sgt. Meredith.
Sgt. Chapman.
Sgt. Furlong.
[Underlined] ND.578.Y. (III) [/underlined]
F/O. Boswell. [handwritten] GP – 500 6 [/handwritten]
Sgt. Loynd.
Sgt. Meakin.
F/O. Creed.
F/S. Hunt.
Sgt. Merry.
Sgt. Leslie.
[Underlined] PB.206.Q. (III) [/underlined] [handwritten] MC [/handwritten]
F/O. Hough
Sgt. Hoar.
F/S. Priestley.
Sgt. Singer.
Sgt. Nichols. [handwritten] 12 [/handwritten]
Sgt. Anderson.
Sgt. King.
[Underlined] PB.192/G.F. (III) [/underlined] [handwritten] MC [/handwritten]
F/L. Dobson.
Sgt. McKenzie.
Sgt. Knight.
F/S. Johnstone.
F/S. Edge.
Sgt. Snape. [handwritten] 72 [/handwritten]
Sgt. Dry.
[Underlined] ND.869.M. (III) [/underlined] [handwritten] MC [/handwritten]
F/O. Ibbotson.
Sgt. Worrall.
F/S. Greatz.
F/S. Murray.
Sgt. Andrews. [handwritten] 72 [/handwritten]
F/S. Whitehand.
F/S. Wells.
[Underlined] LM.192.K. (I) [/underlined] [handwritten] GP [/handwritten]
F/S. Binion.
F/S. Brindle. DFM.
F/S. Kennedy.
W/O. Gebhard.
Sgt. Stroud. [handwritten] 72 [/handwritten]
F/S. Micalchuk.
Sgt. Knox.
[Underlined] PB.190/G.J. (III) [/underlined] [handwritten] GP [/handwritten]
F/O. Mitchell.
Sgt. Jobe.
F/S. Bent.
Sgt. Williams.
Sgt. Levings.
Sgt. Hague. [handwritten] 72 [/handwritten]
Sgt. Froud.
[Underlined] NE.138.Z. (III) [/underlined] [handwritten] GP - 500 [/handwritten]
F/O. Gilchrist.
Sgt. Webb.
Sgt. Macquire.
F/O. McAuley. [handwritten] 12 [/handwritten]
F/O. Mercer.
Sgt. McNeilage.
Sgt. McLeod.
[Underlined] ND.517.U. (III) [/underlined] [handwritten] MC [/handwritten]
F/O. Freestone.
Sgt. Post.
Sgt. Gage.
F/O. Woolam. [handwritten] 6 [/handwritten]
Sgt. Taylor.
Sgt. Bullivant.
Sgt. Henders.
[Underlined] PB.189/G.A. (III) [/underlined] [handwritten] tick MC [/handwritten]
F/O. Arnold.
Sgt. Royle.
Sgt. Wharton.
Sgt. Brooks.
Sgt. Green. [handwritten] 72 [/handwritten]
Sgt. Lamb.
Sgt. Bray.
[Underlined] PB.235.G. (III) [/underlined] [handwritten] tick MC [/handwritten]
F/O. Cartwright.
Sgt. Mitchell.
F/O. Olsen.
F/O. Beaton. [handwritten] 72 & 144 [/handwritten]
Sgt. Davison.
F/S. Hargreaves.
Sgt. Simpson.
[Underlined] ME.694.L. (I) [/underlined] [handwritten] MC [/handwritten]
F/S. Slade.
Sgt. Crammond.
F/S. Henderson.
F/O. Shute.
Sgt. Bishop. [handwritten] 72 [/handwritten]
Sgt. Beechy.
Sgt. Spankie.
[Underlined] ND.631.B. (III) [/underlined]
F/O. Anning. [handwritten] GP - 500 [/handwritten]
Sgt. Snedker.
F/O. Valentine.
F/S. Cardwell.
P/O. Slater. [handwritten] 6 [/handwritten]
Sgt. Vance.
Sgt. Retter.
[Underlined] LM.171.R. (I) [/underlined]
[crossed out]
F/O. Lewis.
Sgt. Neilans.
F/S. Sherman.
Sgt. King.
F/S. Mills.
Sgt. Spence.
W/O. Suckling. [/crossed out]
BRIEFING:- [blank]
Nav.:- [blank]
Spec.:- [blank]
Capt.:- [blank]
Main.:- [blank]
Officer i/c Night Flying. W/Cdr. Thompson. DFC.
Duty Flight Engineer. To be detailed
Duty Electricians. ACs. Neary and Ramsden.
Duty Photos. Sgt. White.
Duty Sigs. Sgt.O’Meara & AC.Brewer.
Duty Armr.NCOs. F/S. Dyson & Cpl. Bower.
Duty Flight NCO’s. Sgt. Brock and Lumsden.
Duty Clerk. LAC. Gumprich.
Duty Sigs.Officer. P/O. Dicken.
Duty F/E.Officer. F/Lt.Haywood
Duty Air Bomber. P/O. Sumner.DFM.
Duty Gunnery. To be detailed.
Duty Radar. F/Lt. Savage. F/O. Atwell. P/O. Cooper-Fishpond.
[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 [?] July 1944 - Serial No. 119/44,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed February 25, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/7670.

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