Operations order 29 June 1944



Operations order 29 June 1944
Operational and training detail for 29 June 1944 Serial 108/44


Lists crews and aircraft for operations on 29 June 1944. Fourth member of each crew is underlined. Two crews have aircraft change with new one annotated alongside. Includes briefing times, duty personnel and two training crews.



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[Underlined] OPERATIONAL AND TRAINING DETAIL FOR 29TH. JUNE 1944. SERIAL NO. 108/44. [/underlined]

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

[Diagonal lines through this crew list]

S/Ldr. Hildred.
Sgt. Bender.
F/O. Turner.
[Underlined] F/S. Treloar. [/underlined]
F/S. Parker.
F/O. Hourigan.
F/O. Bradshaw.

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

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

[Underlined] STANDBY.”L” [/underlined]

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

[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] ND.631.B.(III) [/underlined]

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

[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] NE.138.Z.(III) [/underlined]

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

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

F/O. Hough.
Sgt. Hoard.
F/S. Priestley.
[Underlined] Sgt. Singer. [/underlined]
Sgt. Nichol.
Sgt. Anderson.
Sgt. Hanna.

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

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

[Underlined] ND.578.Y.(iii) [/underlined]

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

[Underlined] LM.171.[deleted] R [/deleted] F.(I) [/underlined]

P/O. Cuthbert.
Sgt. Lewis.
F/S. Cole.
[Underlined] F/S. Page. [/underlined]
Sgt. White.
Sgt. Housman.
Sgt. Burroughs.

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

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

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

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

[Underlined] DUTY CREW. [/underlined]

P/O. Freestone.i/c.
Sgt. Post.
Sgt. Gage.
F/O. Woollam.
Sgt. Taylor.
Sgt. Bullivant.
Sgt. Henders.

[Underlined] TRAINING. [/underlined]

P/O. Freeston.
Sgt. Post.
Sgt. Gage.
F/O. Woollam.
Sgt. Taylor.
Sgt. Bullivant.
Sgt. Henders.

[Underlined] TRAINING. [/underlined]

F/O. Arnold.
Sgt. Royle.
Sgt. Wharton.
Sgt. Brooks.
Sgt. Green.
Sgt. Lamb.
Sgt. Bray.


Officer i/c. Flying. – S/Ldr. COckbain.
Duty Flight Engineer. – F/S. Pearce.
Duty Electricians. – LACs. Saunders & Ramsden.
Duty Photos. – Sgt. White.
Duty Sigs. – Cpl. Perry & AC.Evans.
Duty Armr.NCOs. – F/S. Pilkington & Cpl. Bower.
Duty Flight NCOs. – Sgts. Jordan & Arrowsmith.
Duty Clerk. LAC. Beard.
Duty Sigs.Officer. – P/O. Dicken & F/S. Hussey.
Duty Air Bomber. – To be detailed.
Duty Gunner. – F/Lt. Clarke.DFC. Sgt. Kaye.
Duty Radar. – F/O. Royland. & F/O. Atwell.
Duty F/Eng.Officer. – P/O. Faraday.

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

[Underlined] NO. 44 (RHODESIA) SQUADRON. [/underlined]


E O Collcutt and Great Britain. Royal Air Force, “Operations order 29 June 1944,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed July 24, 2024, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/7709.

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