Course 71 navigators



Course 71 navigators


The class book for 71 Navigators course, March - July 1943. Cover includes course details and photograph of an Anson in flight over the airfield with landing gear down. Contains the list of names of the 19 students who completed the course as well as signatures of 17 of them. A photograph of 19 students and 3 instructors standing and sitting in three rows with an Anson and part of a hanger in the background is repeated on two pages. Contains a written account of course.

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Chief Supervisory Officer, WC. W. R. Kingsland; Instructors, F/Lt. W. I. Moore, F/Lt. C. Miall
Name — Home Address
W. D. Birkbeck — “The Pillars,” Surrenden Road, Brighton, Sussex, England.
E. Bouchard — 346 rue Desbiens, La Tuque, Que., Canada.
H. B. Braney — Glenholm, Prestwick Road, Ayr, Scotland.
R. A. Calvert — 14 Lower Camden Place, Bath, Somerset, England.
K. C. Clarke — 3 Portland Place, New Square, Cambridge England.
J. J. Coyne — 41 Rose Street, Garnethill, Glasgow, Scotland.
D. A. Dix — 7 Vandyke Cross, Eltham, London, S.E. 9, London.
G. Dufour — 4 St. Louis St., Thetford Mines, Que., Canada.
F. J. Flattery — 3 Purefoy Road, Yardley Wood, Birmingham, 14, England.
A. J. Jackson — 73 Hallowell Ave., Westmount, Montreal, Que., Canada
A. Jones — Cerrigellgwm, Bettws-Y-Coed, N. Wales.
J. Matthews — 20 Canning St., Belfast, Nth. Ireland.
J. McHugh — 52 Claremont St., Aberdeen, Scotland.
D. Shinton — 208 Marsh Lane, Erdington, Birmingham, 23, England.
B. O. Sibree — 10 Wordsworth Ave., Newport Road, Cardiff, S. Wales.
D. Stoddart — 6 Invertiel Terr., Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.
H. F. Sykes — 39 Woodleigh Road, Monkseaton, Northumberland, England.
W. Symes — 125 Wolverhampton Road, Walsall, Staffs, England.
J. B. Tait — 72 Duck St., Carronshore, Falkirk, Scotland.
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[list of signatures]
J Jackson (Jimmie)
W. Symes (Wally)
Fred Flattery (Brummie)
D. A. Dix (Duggie)
Hugh B. Braney (Scottie)
E. Bouchard (Butch)
Aloysius Coyne (Glasgow)
K C Clarke (Casey)
J McHugh (Aee)
Arthur Jones
J B Tait (Jock)
Brian O. Sibree
H F Sykes (Bill)
D. Stoddart
Jimmy Matthews (Orangeman)
Gaston Dufour “Paddy”
Roger Calvert (Groucho)



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