Operations order 8 June 1944

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Title

Operations order 8 June 1944
Operational and training detail for night 8/9 June 1944 Serial No. 91/44

Description

Lists crews and aircraft for operations on night 8/9 June 1944. Fourth member of each crew is underlined and some ticked. Each crew has height annotated above it. Four crews are crossed through. Includes duty personnel.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1944-06-08

Contributor

Anne-Marie Watson

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One-page typewritten document

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Identifier

SChattertonJ159568v10645

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Transcription

[Underlined] NO.44(RHODESIA)SQUADRON. 8TH JUNE, 1944. [/underlined]

[Underlined] OPERATIONAL AND TRAINNG DETAIL FOR NIGHT 8/9TH JUNE, 1944. SERIAL NO.91/44. [/underlined]

[Underlined] NE.138.Z.(III). [/underlined] 6

S/Ldr.CockbainDFC.
F/Sgt. Faraday.
F/Lt. Woodhouse.DFM.
[Underlined] F/O. McKenzie. [/underlined]
F/Lt. Rademeyer.DFC.
F/Sgt. Bracegirdle.
P/O. Dean.

[Underlined] ND.578.Y.(III). [/underlined] 6

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

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

[Diagonal line through this crew list]

F/Lt. Stephenson.
F/S. Bristow.
F/S. Airey.
[Underlined] F/S. Wilson. [/underlined]
Sgt. Robinson.
F/O. Mills.DFM.
P/O. White.DFM.

[Underlined] ND.552.X.(III). [/underlined] 65

F/O. Smith.
Sgt. Barber.
F/O. Calder.
[Underlined] Sgt. Steele. [/underlined]
Sgt. Bozier.
Sgt. Blackie.
Sgt. Brett.

[Underlined] LM.592.Q.(III). [/underlined] 7

F/O. Hough.
Sgt. Hoar.
Sgt. Priestly.
[Underlined] Sgt. Singer. [/underlined]
Sgt. Nichols.
Sgt. Anderson.
Sgt. Hanna.

[Underlined] NN.697.R.(I). [/underlined]

[Diagonal line through this crew list]

F/O. Balsdon.
Sgt.De’ath.
F/O. Clubb.
[Underlined] Sgt. Walters. [/underlined]
F/Sgt. White.
Sgt. Burns.
Sgt. O’Neill.

[Underlined] LL.938.S.(I). [/underlined] 75

P/O. Graaff.
Sgt. Critchley.
F/O. Hildrew.
[Underlined] Sgt. Gibberson. [/underlined]
Sgt. Burke.
Sgt. Payne.
Sgt. Hore.

[Underlined] ME.804.O.(I). [/underlined] 8

P/O. Richards.
Sgt. Thompson.
Sgt. Fazackerly.
[Underlined] Sgt. Buckby. [/underlined]
Sgt. Pursglove.
Sgt. Spinks.
Sgt. Greenfield.

[Underlined] ME.628.V.(I). [/underlined] 7

F/S. Oswald.
Sgt. Hurley.
W/O. Shoebottom.
[Underlined] F/S. White. [/underlined]
W/O. Richardson.
Sgt. Hutchinson.
Sgt. Sargent.

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

[Diagonal line 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] ND.973.A.(III). [/underlined] 65

P/O. Baxter.
Sgt. Betterton.
W/O. Rutherford.
[Underlined] W/O. Young. [/underlined]
W/O. Scholes.
Sgt. Taylor.
Sgt. Whitfield.

[Underlined] ME.791.K.(I). [/underlined] 8

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

[Underlined] ME.743.G.(I). [/underlined]

[Diagonal line through this crew list]

F/O. Merrick.
Sgt. Carling.
F/O. Poulter.
[Underlined] F/O. Bartlett. [/underlined]
Sgt. Dickenson.
Sgt. Warll.
Sgt. Thomas.

[Underlined] ND.751.J.(III). [/underlined] 75

P/O. Aiken.
Sgt. Lewarne.
F/S. Riddoch.
[Underlined] Sgt. Simmons. [/underlined]
Sgt. Rawson.
Sgt. Hare.
Sgt. Lewis.

[Underlined] LL.965.C.(I). [/underlined] 7

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

[Underlined] ME.694.L.(I). [/underlined] 6

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

DUTY CREW: P/O. DICKEN. Sgt. Lewis. Sgt. Langford. Sgt. Waters. Sgt. King. Sgt. Flaherty.

[Underlined] BRIEFING: [/underlined] NAVIGATORS: SPEC: CAPTAINS: MAIN:

Officer i/c Night Flying: W/Cdr. Thompson.DFC.AFC.
Duty Flight Engineer: Sgt. Flaherty.
Duty Electricians: LACs. Coates & Morgan.
Duty Photos: Sgt. White.
Duty Sigs: Cpl. Russell. & AC. Brewer.
Duty Armr.NCOs.: F/S. Pilkington & Cpl. Wilson.
Duty Flight NCOs.: Sgts. Brock & Lumsden.
Duty Clerk: L.A.C. Gumprich.
Duty Sigs.Officer: F/O. Hodge.
Duty F/E.Officer: Sgt. Waters.
Duty Gunnery: W/O. Groves.
Duty A/Bomber: F/Lt. Lowry.

[Signature]

Flight Lieutenant.

for Wing Commander, Commanding,

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

[Deleted] X L A. Q. [/deleted]

ZXAQ

Citation

E O Collcutt and Great Britain. Royal Air Force, “Operations order 8 June 1944,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed February 22, 2020, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/7757.

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