Operations order



Operations order


Lists crews and aircraft for operations. Fourth member of each crew is ticked. Includes two standby crews and duty personnel.



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Sgt. Cooper.
F/O. Greenwood.
F/O. Willis.
Sgt. Salmon.
P/O. Miles.
P/O. Alexander.

Sgt. Turrell
F/S. Wright.
F/S. Gurr.
Sgt. Woolard.
F/S. Mullett.

Sgt. Evans.
F/O. Garland.
F/S. Hatton.
Sgt. Myles.
Sgt. Burnard.
Sgt. Miller.

Sgt. Waugh.
F/O. Davies.
Sgt. Lander.
F/S. Barclay.
Sgt. Holmes.
Sgt. Bowen.

[underlined] ND.631.B. (III). [/underlined]
P/O. Smith.
Sgt. Bennett.
F/S. Perron.
F/O. Dutton.
Sgt. Hussey.
Sgt. Prowse.
Sgt. Hamlyn.

[underlined] ME.672.A (I) [/underlined]
P/O Hayes.
Sgt. Ella.
Sgt. Wellfare.
F/O. Dunn.
Sgt. Walker.
Sgt. Radcliffe.
Sgt. Perrie.

[underlined] ND.515.Z. (III) [/underlined]
F/Lt. Wiggin. DFC.
Sgt. Jones.
F/O. Maury.
F/O. Marshall. DFC.
Sgt. Dicken.
F/O. Rimmer.
P/O. Clarke. DFM.

[underlined] ND.517.U. (III) [/underlined]
P/O. Bradburn.
F/S. Blundell.
Sgt. Warren.
F/O. Gillard.
Sgt. Woolley.
F/S. Lloyd.
F/Lt. McGurdy. DFC.

[underlined] MD.578.Y. (III) [/underlined]
P/O. Chatterton.
Sgt. Letts.
F/O. Reyland.
F/S. Scott.
Sgt. Richie.
Sgt. Champion.
Sgt. Shaw.

[underlined] MD.698.G.Q. (III) [/underlined]
P/O. Manning.
Sgt. Owen.
Sgt. Woodwards.
F/S. Roberts.
Sgt. Davison.
Sgt. Hedley.
F/S. Murray.

[underlined] ME.629.R. (I) [/underlined]
P/O. Frost.
Sgt. Stanton.
F/S. Ashton.
F/O. Devon.
Sgt. Percival.
Sgt. Carr.
F/S. McCoy.

[underlined] ME.634.P. (I). [/underlined]
P/O. Skinner.
Sgt. Farman.
F/S. Freeman.
Sgt. Brewer.
Sgt. Ward.
Sgt. Scott.
Sgt. Stagfield.

[underlined] MD.685.S.). (III). [/underlined]
P/O. Hobbs.
Sgt. Hall.
Sgt. Fenwick.
W/O. Scott.
Sgt. Garnsey.
Sgt. Wright.
Sgt. Ingram.

[underlined] STANDBY CREW 1. T [/underlined]
F/O. Butt.
Sgt. Toffley.
Sgt. Craven.
F/S. Sparrow.
Sgt. Daneley.
F/S. Spurden.
F/s. Hall.

[underlined] STANDBY CREW 2.X [/underlined]
W/O. Barton.
Sgt. Thompson.
F/S. Hill.
F/S. Barnes.
Sgt. Willett.
Sgt. Scott.
Sgt. Hummell.

[underlined] DUTY CREW. [/underlined]
F/Lt. Higgs. DFC.
F/O. Black.
P/O. Would.
P/O. Williams.
F/S. Tillon.
Sgt. Chalmers.

Nav. & Spec. Bus will Officers & Sgts. Messes at
1 bus will leave Officers Mess for Captains at

Officer i/c Night Flying. : S/Ldr. Cockbain. Duty Flight Engineer. Sgt. Butland. Duty Electricians : ACs. Eveleigh & Fraser. Duty Photos: Sgt. White & LAC. Grarrard. Duty Signals: Cpl. Bullivant. Duty Armr. NCO’s: Cpl. Dover. Duty Flight NCO’s : Sgts. Jordan & Hallen. Duty Clerk. LAC. Hudson. Duty Sigs Officer: P/O. Roberts. Duty Gunnery: F/S. Mills. Duty A/D.: F/Lt. Lowry. Duty F/Eng.: F/Lt. Burrows. DFC.

Flight Lieutenant.
for Wing Commander.
[underlined] No.44 (Rhodesia) Squadron. [/underlined]


E O Collcutt and Great Britain. Royal Air Force, “Operations order,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed March 3, 2024, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/7802.

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