Operations order 2 July 1944

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Title

Operations order 2 July 1944
Operational and training detail for night of 2/3 July 1944 Serial 111/44

Description

Lists crews and aircraft for operations on night 2/3 July 1944. Fourth member of each crew is underlined. Includes on standby crew and duty personnel. Four crews are down to fly with second pilot and four with second navigator.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1944-07-02

Contributor

Anne-Marie Watson

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One-page typewritten document

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Identifier

SChattertonJ159568v10597

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Transcription

[Underlined] NO. 44 (RHODESIA) SQUADRON. 2ND. JULY, 1944. [/underlined] [Deleted] F [/deleted]

[Underlined] OPERATIONAL AND TRAINING DETAIL FOR NIGHT OF 2/3rd. JULY, 1944. SERIAL NO. 111/44. [/underlined] Y U

[Underlined] ND.869.M.(III) [/underlined]

S/L. Hildred.
Sgt. Bender.
F/O. |Turner.
[Underlined] F/S. Treloar. [/underlined]
F/S. Parker.
F/O. Hourigan.
F/O. Bradshaw.
+F/O. Cartwright.

[Underlined] LM.170.E.(I) [/underlined]

F/L. Dobson.
Sgt. Mackenxie.
Sgt. Knight.
[Underlined] F/S. Johnstone. [/underlined]
F/S. Edge.
Sgt. Snape.
Sgt. Dry.
=F/S. Hooke.

[Underlined] ME.694.L.(I) [/underlined]

P/O. Davey.
Sgt. Waters.
F/S. Forman.
[Underlined] F/S. Jacobs. [/underlined]
Sgt. Nutty.
W/O. Pass.
Sgt. Carter.
=Sgt. Gage.

[Underlined] PB.190/G.J.(III) [/underlined]

P/O. Mitchell.
Sgt. Jobe.
Sgt. Bent.
[Underlined] Sgt. Williams. [/underlined]
Sgt. Levings.
Sgt. Hague.
Sgt. Froud.

[Underlined] LM.192.K.(I) [/underlined]

F/S. Binion.
F/S. Brindle.DFM.
F/S. Kennedy.
[Underlined] W/O. Gebhard. [/underlined]
Sgt. Stroud.
F/S. Micalchuk.
Sgt. Knox.

[Underlined] LM.625.H.(III) [/underlined]

P/O. Evans.
Sgt. Snoxell.
Sgt. Hunter.
[Underlined] Sgt. Harper. [/underlined]
Sgt. Fearn.
Sgt. Cause.
Sgt. Cahill.

[Underlined] PB.192/G.F.(III) [/underlined]

P/O. Ibbotson.
Sgt. Warall.
F/S. Greatz.
[Underlined] F/S. Murray. [/underlined]
Sgt. Andrews.
Sgt. Whitehand.
Sgt. Wells.
=F/O. Olsen.

[Underlined] PB.189/G.A.(III) [/underlined]

P/O. Oxborrow.
Sgt. Cotter.
Sgt. Hamilton.
[Underlined] F/S. Murphy. [/underlined]
Sgt. Mitchell.
Sgt. Penton.
Sgt. Halliwell.

[Underlined] ME.138.Z.(III) [/underlined]

F/L. White.
Sgt. Rickeard.
F/S. Jones.
[Underlined] Sgt. Jenkins. [/underlined]
P/O. Marston.
Sgt. Burnett.
Sgt. Watts.
+P/O. Good.

[Underlined] PB.206.Q.(III) [/underlined]

F/O. Hough.
Sgt. Hoar.
F/S. Priestley.
[Underlined] Sgt. Singer. [/underlined]
Sgt. Nichols.
Sgt. Anderson.
F/L. Clarke.DFC.
+W/O. Boswell.

[Underlined] ME.699.T.(I) [/underlined]

P/O. Young.
Sgt. Robinson.
F/O. Wareham.
[Underlined] Sgt. Wainwright. [/underlined]
Sgt. Jackson.
Sgt. Rennie.
Sgt. Routledge.
+P/O. Freestone.

[Underlined] ME.634.P.(I) [/underlined]

F/O. Carnegie.
Sgt. Burnham.
Sgt. Pryor.
[Underlined] Sgt. Holt. [/underlined]
F/S. Lillywhite.
Sgt. Dare.
Sgt. Fenny.

[Underlined] LM.631.W.(III) [/underlined]

P/O. Gowing.
Sgt. McDonald.
Sgt. Bishop.
[Underlined] Sgt. Halhead. [/underlined]
Sgt. Gardner.
Sgt. Wilkinson.
Sgt. Dineen.

[Underlined] ME.859.S.(I) [/underlined]

P/O. Graaff.
Sgt. Critchley.
F/O. Purvis.DFC.
[Underlined] F/S. Gibberson. [/underlined]
F/O. Hodge.
W/O. Groves.
Sgt. Pring.

[Underlined] STANDBY “B” [/underlined]

P/O. Stockwell.
Sgt. Kemp.
Sgt. Frost.
[Underlined] Sgt. Lumsden. [/underlined]
Sgt. Ball.
Sgt. Boland.
Sgt. Stocking.
=Sgt. Meakin.

[Underlined] DUTY CREW. [/underlined]

[Underlined] F/O. McCallum.i/c. [/underlined]
[Underlined] F/S. McNally. [/underlined]
Sgt. King.
Sgt. McDonald.
F/S. Kay.

NOTE:- = Second Navigators.
+ Second Pilots.

BRIEFING:-
Navigators.
Specialists.
Captains.
Main.

Officer i/c. Night Flying. S/Ldr.Cockbain.DFC.
Duty Flight Engineer. Sgt. Pearce.
Duty Electricians. LACs. Roberts & Orr.
Duty Photos. Sgt. White.
Duty Sigs. LAC Moore & AC. Bird.
Duty Armr.NCOs. F/S. Pilkington & Cpl. Ebodes.
Duty Flight NCOs. Sgts. Brock & Lumsden.
Duty Clerk. LAC. Gumprich.
Duty Sigs.Officer. P/O.Dicken & F/S. Hussey.
Duty F/E.Officer. F/O. Bristow.
Duty Air Bomber Officer. [Underlined] P/O. Sumner.DFM. [/underlined]
Duty Gunner. P/O. Burden & W/O. Holland.
Duty Radar. FO. Reyland, F/O. Atwell.
P/O. Cooper – Fishpond.

[Signature] F/LT. for Squadron Leader, Commanding

NO. 44 (RHODESIA) SQUADRON.

Citation

E O Collcutt and Great Britain. Royal Air Force, “Operations order 2 July 1944,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed February 17, 2020, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/7704.

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