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No 23 Group Personnel, units and locations 1946 - 1975


[Oct 1949 | 1950 | 1951 | 1952 | 1953 | 1954  | 1955 | 1956 | 1957 | 1958 | 1959 | 1960 | 1961 | 1962 | 1963 | 1964 | 1965 | 1966 | 1967 | 1968 | 1969 | 1970 | 1971 | 1972 | 1973 | 1974 | 1975]

[1926 - 1945]

Listings for 1946 - 1948 are currently not available and from 1949 only principal personnel can be shown.

October 1949

Location Command Controlled
Oxendon House, Plantation Road, Leighton Buzzard Flying Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Arthur P Ledger  3 Feb 1947 Air Officer Commanding, CBE
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt C R Gordon  1 Sep 1947 Personal Assistant to AOC
Air Staff
Gp Capt A V Hammond 13 Aug 1948 Senior Air Staff Officer, OBE
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt N W F Mason 11 Feb 1948 Senior Officer i/c Administration,

Technical Staff

Wg Cdr C A Deane  5 Aug 1947 Senior Technical Staff Officer,

Source - October 1949 Air Force List

1950

Location Command Controlled
Oxendon House, Plantation Road, Leighton Buzzard Flying Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Lawrence Darvall 20 Feb 1950 Air Officer Commanding, CB, MC; later AM
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt Donald L Attlee 23 Feb 1950 Personal Assistant to AOC; later AVM
Air Staff
Gp Capt A V Hammond 13 Aug 1948 Senior Air Staff Officer, OBE
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt N W F Mason 11 Feb 1948 Senior Officer i/c Administration,

Technical Staff

Wg Cdr C A Deane  5 Aug 1947 Senior Technical Staff Officer,

Source - April 1950 Air Force List

1951

Location Command Controlled
Oxendon House, Plantation Road, Leighton Buzzard Flying Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Lawrence Darvall 20 Feb 1950 Air Officer Commanding, CB, MC; later AM
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt Donald L Attlee 23 Feb 1950 Personal Assistant to AOC; later AVM
Air Staff
Gp Capt A V Hammond 13 Aug 1948 Senior Air Staff Officer, OBE
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt F L White 22 May 1950 Senior Officer i/c Administration,

Technical Staff

Wg Cdr N Gardner 11 Apr 1950 Senior Technical Staff Officer, DFM

Source - April 1951 Air Force List

1952

Location Command Controlled
Oxendon House, Plantation Road, Leighton Buzzard Flying Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Francis W Long  9 Apr 1952 Air Officer Commanding, CB
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt Donald L Attlee 23 Feb 1950 Personal Assistant to AOC; later AVM
Air Staff
Gp Capt M H Rhys 21 Aug 1951 Senior Air Staff Officer, AFC
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt F L White 22 May 1950 Senior Officer i/c Administration,

Technical Staff

Sqn Ldr S F Mitchell 23 Oct 1950 MBE, AFRAeS

Source - April 1952 Air Force List

1953

Location Command Controlled
Oxendon House, Plantation Road, Leighton Buzzard Flying Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Francis W Long  9 Apr 1952 Air Officer Commanding, CB
Personal Appointment
Fg Off D R Dewar  8 Apr 1952 Personal Assistant to AOC
Air Staff
Gp Capt M H Rhys 21 Aug 1951 Senior Air Staff Officer, AFC
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt O A Morris 16 Oct 1951 Senior Officer i/c Administration, DSO

Technical Staff

Wg Cdr T W Ellcock  3 Mar 1952 MBE

Source - January 1953 Air Force List

Location Command Controlled
Oxendon House, Plantation Road, Leighton Buzzard Flying Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Francis W Long  9 Apr 1952 Air Officer Commanding, CB
Personal Appointment
Fg Off D R Dewar  8 Apr 1952 Personal Assistant to AOC
Air Staff
Gp Capt M H Rhys 21 Aug 1951 Senior Air Staff Officer, AFC
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt Arthur F Johnson   Senior Officer i/c Administration, CBE, DFC; later A/Cdre

Technical Staff

Wg Cdr T W Ellcock  3 Mar 1952 MBE

Source - April 1953 Air Force List

1954

Location Command Controlled
Oxendon House, Plantation Road, Leighton Buzzard Flying Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM George D Harvey 12 Oct 1953 Air Officer Commanding, CB, CBE, DFC
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt D E B Dowling 19 Oct 1953 ADC to AOC
Air Staff
Gp Capt A H S Lucas 12 Oct 1953 Senior Air Staff Officer, AFC
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt Arthur F Johnson  4 May 1953 Senior Officer i/c Administration, CBE, DFC; later A/Cdre

Technical Staff

Wg Cdr C Osmond 31 Aug 1953  

Source - April & October 1954 Air Force List

1955

Location Command Controlled
Oxendon House, Plantation Road, Leighton Buzzard Flying Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM George D Harvey 12 Oct 1953 Air Officer Commanding, CB, CBE, DFC
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt W F Jacobs 14 Apr 1955 ADC to AOC
Air Staff
Gp Capt A H S Lucas 12 Oct 1953 Senior Air Staff Officer, AFC
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt M D Crichton-Biggie 29 Nov 1954 Senior Officer i/c Administration, DFC

Technical Staff

Wg Cdr C Osmond 31 Aug 1953  

Source - October 1955 Air Force List

1956

Location Command Controlled
Oxendon House, Plantation Road, Leighton Buzzard Flying Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Henry R Graham 19 Dec 1955 Air Officer Commanding, CBE, DSO, DFC
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt W F Jacobs 14 Apr 1955 ADC to AOC
Air Staff
Gp Capt A H S Lucas 12 Oct 1953 Senior Air Staff Officer, AFC
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt M D Crichton-Biggie 29 Nov 1954 Senior Officer i/c Administration, DFC

Technical Staff

Wg Cdr Vacant    

Source - April 1956 Air Force List

1957

Location Command Controlled
Oxendon House, Plantation Road, Leighton Buzzard Flying Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Henry R Graham 19 Dec 1955 Air Officer Commanding, CBE, DSO, DFC
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt M G King  4 Jun 1956 ADC to AOC,
Air Staff
Gp Capt C R J Hawkins 24 May 1956 Senior Air Staff Officer, OBE, AFC
Wg Cdr G McKenzie 28 Jan 1957 DFC
Sqn Ldr J Archer 19 Nov 1953 DFC, AFC
Sqn Ldr J L Bayley  9 Jan 1956  
Sqn Ldr K Durbidge 14 Jan 1957 DFC, DFM
Sqn Ldr J M Lennox 25 Jul 1956 DFC
Sqn Ldr R F H Martin  1 Jan 1957  
Sqn Ldr D N Shepherd  1 Dec 1954 DFC
Radio
Sqn Ldr H G Cousins 17 Jun 1954  
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt M D Crichton-Biggie 29 Nov 1954 Senior Officer i/c Administration, DFC
Sqn Ldr D J G Norton 22 Jul 1956 AFC
Technical Staff
Wg Cdr A G Sollis 20 Jun 1956 AFRAeS
Engineer
Sqn Ldr W J Evans  5 Apr 1956  

Source - April & July 1957 Air Force List

1958

Changes between April 1957 and April 1958

Air Staff
Sqn Ldr J T Freeman  1 Aug 1957  
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt S Wroath  1 Aug 1957 Senior Officer i/c Administration, CBE, AFC*

Source - January 1958 Air Force List

Location Command Controlled
Oxendon House, Plantation Road, Leighton Buzzard Flying Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Henry R Graham 19 Dec 1955 Air Officer Commanding, CBE, DSO, DFC
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt R A Calvert  1 Jan 1958 ADC to AOC,
Air Staff
Gp Capt C R J Hawkins 24 May 1956 Senior Air Staff Officer, OBE, AFC
Wg Cdr G McKenzie 28 Jan 1957 DFC
Sqn Ldr J L Bayley  9 Jan 1956  
Sqn Ldr C J Blyth  1 Jun 1958 DFC, AFC*
Sqn Ldr K Durbidge 14 Jan 1957 DFC, DFM
Air Traffic Control
Sqn Ldr J T Freeman  1 Aug 1957 DFC, AFC
Flight Safety
Sqn Ldr G F Clark  1 Aug 1957  
Signals
Sqn Ldr G A Bere  1 Aug 1957  
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt W G Moseby 14 Jan 1958 Senior Officer i/c Administration, DSO, DFC
Sqn Ldr D J G Norton 22 Jul 1956 AFC
Staffs of the Staff (Administrative Staff)
Medical
Wg Cdr T N N Brennan  2 Feb 1958 Senior Medical Officer, MB, BCh
Technical Staff
Wg Cdr A G Sollis 20 Jun 1956 AFRAeS
Engineer
Sqn Ldr W E Batchelar  2 Jun 1958 MBE

Source - April 1958 Air Force List

1959

Location Command Controlled
Oxendon House, Plantation Road, Leighton Buzzard Flying Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Colin Scragg  1 Dec 1958 Air Officer Commanding, CBE, AFC*
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt R A Calvert  1 Jan 1958 ADC to AOC,
Air Staff
Gp Capt C R J Hawkins 24 May 1956 Senior Air Staff Officer, OBE, AFC
Wg Cdr G McKenzie 28 Jan 1957 DFC
Sqn Ldr J L Bayley  9 Jan 1956  
Sqn Ldr C J Blyth  1 Jun 1958 DFC, AFC*
Sqn Ldr K Durbidge 14 Jan 1957 DFC, DFM
Air Traffic Control
Sqn Ldr J T Freeman  1 Aug 1957 DFC, AFC
Flight Safety
Sqn Ldr G F Clark  1 Aug 1957  
Signals
Sqn Ldr G A Bere  1 Aug 1957  
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt W G Moseby 14 Jan 1958 Senior Officer i/c Administration, DSO, DFC
Sqn Ldr R H Steel  3 Sep 1958 OBE
Staffs of the Staff (Administrative Staff)
Medical
Wg Cdr Vacant   Senior Medical Officer
Technical Staff
Wg Cdr W R J Marriott   Sep 1958  
Engineer
Sqn Ldr Vacant    

Source - October 1959 Air Force List

It moved to RAF Church Fenton on 14 September 1959.

1960

Location Command Controlled
RAF Church Fenton, Tadcaster, West Yorkshire Flying Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Colin Scragg  1 Dec 1958 Air Officer Commanding, CB, CBE, AFC*
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt J McVie  1 Dec 1959 ADC to AOC,
Air Staff
Gp Capt K S Batchelor 14 Sep 1959 Senior Air Staff Officer, DFC
Wg Cdr F Symmons  8 Jun 1959 DFC, DFM
Sqn Ldr C J Blyth  1 Jun 1958 DFC, AFC*
Sqn Ldr R Dicker  3 Jun 1959  
Sqn Ldr D O Luke  1 Jun 1959  
Sqn Ldr T H Taylor  2 Aug 1957  
Air Traffic Control
Sqn Ldr H S L T Norcross  2 Mar 1959  
Flight Safety
Sqn Ldr C Bart  1 Sep 1959  
Signals
Sqn Ldr G A Bere  1 Aug 1957  
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt W G Moseby 14 Jan 1958 Senior Officer i/c Administration, DSO, DFC
Sqn Ldr R H Steel  3 Sep 1958 OBE
Staffs of the Staff (Administrative Staff)
Medical
Wg Cdr S M Bieber 30 Jan 1959 Senior Medical Officer, MRCS, LRCP, DIH, DPH
Technical Staff
Wg Cdr W R J Marriott   Sep 1958  
Engineer
Sqn Ldr R D Lindley  5 Jan 1959  

Source - January and October 1960 Air Force List

1961

Location Command Controlled
RAF Church Fenton, Tadcaster, West Yorkshire Flying Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM

William E Coles

15 Dec 1960 Air Officer Commanding, CBE, DSO, DFC*, AFC; later AM
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt J McVie  1 Dec 1959 ADC to AOC,
Air Staff
Gp Capt K S Batchelor 14 Sep 1959 Senior Air Staff Officer, DFC
Wg Cdr F Symmons  8 Jun 1959 DFC, DFM
Sqn Ldr A H Dick 22 Aug 1960  
Sqn Ldr R Dicker  3 Jun 1959  
Sqn Ldr Philip D M Moore 24 Oct 1960 later A/Cdre
Sqn Ldr Richard E F Peirse 24 May 1960 later AVM
Air Traffic Control
Sqn Ldr H S L T Norcross  2 Mar 1959  
Flight Safety
Sqn Ldr C Bart  1 Sep 1959  
Signals
Sqn Ldr G A Bere  1 Aug 1957  
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt I C K Swales 20 Jun 1960 Senior Officer i/c Administration, DSO, DFC, DFM
Sqn Ldr R H Steel  3 Sep 1958 OBE
Technical Staff
Wg Cdr W R J Marriott   Sep 1958  
Engineer
Sqn Ldr R D Lindley  5 Jan 1959  

Source - January 1961 Air Force List

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM

William E Coles

15 Dec 1960 Air Officer Commanding, CBE, DSO, DFC*, AFC; later AM
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt J McVie  1 Dec 1959 ADC to AOC,
Air Staff
Gp Capt K S Batchelor 14 Sep 1959 Senior Air Staff Officer, DFC
Wg Cdr F Symmons  8 Jun 1959 DFC, DFM
Sqn Ldr A H Dick 22 Aug 1960  
Sqn Ldr R Dicker  3 Jun 1959  
Sqn Ldr Philip D M Moore 24 Oct 1960 later A/Cdre
Sqn Ldr Richard E F Peirse 24 May 1960 later AVM
Air Traffic Control
Sqn Ldr H S L T Norcross  2 Mar 1959  
Flight Safety
Sqn Ldr C Bart  1 Sep 1959  
Signals
Sqn Ldr F Reid 20 Mar 1961  
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt I C K Swales 20 Jun 1960 Senior Officer i/c Administration, DSO, DFC, DFM
Sqn Ldr J A Ormerod 24 Mar1961  
Medical
Wg Cdr R C O'Grady 24 Feb 1961 MB, BCh, DPH
Technical Staff
Wg Cdr W R J Marriott   Sep 1958  
Engineer
Sqn Ldr R D Lindley  5 Jan 1959  
Chaplain
Rev J T Carberry 18 Jul 1960 Assistant Principal Chaplain - RC

Source - October 1961 Air Force List

It moved to RAF Dishforth on 8 March 1962 but was still being shown at Church Fenton in the next edition.

1962

Location Command Controlled
RAF Church Fenton, Tadcaster, West Yorkshire Flying Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM

William E Coles

15 Dec 1960 Air Officer Commanding, CBE, DSO, DFC*, AFC; later AM
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt M A P Pugh  9 Mar 1962 ADC to AOC,
Air Staff
Gp Capt K S Batchelor 14 Sep 1959 Senior Air Staff Officer, DFC
Wg Cdr C J Samouelle  8 Jan 1962 DFC*
Sqn Ldr A H Dick 22 Aug 1960  
Sqn Ldr J Fraser 12 Mar1962  
Sqn Ldr Philip D M Moore 24 Oct 1960 later A/Cdre
Sqn Ldr J P Wilson 31 Jul 1961  
Air Traffic Control
Sqn Ldr G W Milburn 27 Nov 1961 MBE
Flight Safety
Sqn Ldr J T Newboult 29 Jan 1962 AFC
Signals
Sqn Ldr F Reid 20 Mar 1961  
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt I C K Swales 20 Jun 1960 Senior Officer i/c Administration, DSO, DFC, DFM
Sqn Ldr J A Ormerod 24 Mar1961  
Medical
Wg Cdr R C O'Grady 24 Feb 1961 MB, BCh, DPH
Technical Staff
Wg Cdr S C V Chiswell 27 Nov 1961  
Engineer
Sqn Ldr P H Francis  9 Oct 1961  
Chaplain
Rev J T Carberry 18 Jul 1960 Assistant Principal Chaplain - RC

Source - October 1962 Air Force List

1963

Location Command Controlled
RAF Dishforth, Thirsk, North Yorkshire Flying Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM

William E Coles

15 Dec 1960 Air Officer Commanding, CBE, DSO, DFC*, AFC; later AM
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt M A P Pugh  9 Mar 1962 ADC to AOC,
Air Staff
Gp Capt W A L Davis 27 May 1962 Senior Air Staff Officer, DFC, AFC
Wg Cdr C J Samouelle  8 Jan 1962 DFC*
Sqn Ldr J Fraser 12 Mar1962  
Sqn Ldr W F Knapper 15 Dec 1962  
Sqn Ldr Philip D M Moore 24 Oct 1960 later A/Cdre
Sqn Ldr J P Wilson 31 Jul 1961  
Air Traffic Control
Sqn Ldr G W Milburn 27 Nov 1961 MBE
Flight Safety
Sqn Ldr J T Newboult 29 Jan 1962 AFC
Signals
Sqn Ldr F Reid 20 Mar 1961  
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt D D Haig 12 Dec 1962 Senior Officer i/c Administration, DSO, DFC*
Sqn Ldr J A Ormerod 24 Mar1961  
Medical
Wg Cdr R C O'Grady 24 Feb 1961 MB, BCh, DPH
Technical Staff
Wg Cdr S C V Chiswell 27 Nov 1961  
Engineer
Sqn Ldr P H Francis  9 Oct 1961  
Chaplain
Rev J Marquis   Assistant Principal Chaplain - RC

Source - Spring 1963 Air Force List

1964

 

Location Command Controlled
RAF Dishforth, Thirsk, North Yorkshire Flying Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM   29 Aug 1963 Air Officer Commanding,
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt M A P Pugh  9 Mar 1962 ADC to AOC,
Air Staff
Gp Capt W A L Davis 27 May 1962 Senior Air Staff Officer, DFC, AFC
Wg Cdr D W Smith  9 Mar 1964  
Sqn Ldr P Blake 24 Jul 1963  
Sqn Ldr W F Knapper 15 Dec 1962  
Sqn Ldr K Russum 24 Mar 1963 AFC
Sqn Ldr J P Wilson 31 Jul 1961  
Air Traffic Control
Sqn Ldr K Tempero 29 Feb 1964  
Flight Safety
Sqn Ldr J T Newboult 29 Jan 1962 AFC
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt D D Haig 12 Dec 1962 Senior Officer i/c Administration, DSO, DFC*
Sqn Ldr J Jones  6 Oct 1963  
Sqn Ldr H Pears  3 Jun 1963 DFC
Staffs of the Services (Administrative Staff)
Chaplain
Rev J Marquis   Assistant Principal Chaplain - RC
Technical Staff
Wg Cdr L A R Hunt 26 Aug 1963  
Engineer
Sqn Ldr R J Kertland  2 Dec 1963  
Radio
Sqn Ldr W S Watson 29 Apr 1963  

Source - Autumn 1964 Air Force List

1965

Location Command Controlled
RAF Dishforth, Thirsk, North Yorkshire Flying Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Michael D Lyne 23 Aug 1965 Air Officer Commanding, CB, AFC**, AFRAeS
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt D C Lott  1 Oct 1964 ADC to AOC,
Air Staff
Gp Capt W A L Davis 27 May 1962 Senior Air Staff Officer, DFC, AFC
Wg Cdr D W Smith  9 Mar 1964  
Sqn Ldr P Blake 24 Jul 1963  
Sqn Ldr D I Jeffery  2 Nov 1964  
Sqn Ldr J T Newboult 23 Sep 1964 AFC
Sqn Ldr K Russum 24 Mar 1963 AFC
Air Traffic Control
Sqn Ldr K Tempero 29 Feb 1964  
Flight Safety
Sqn Ldr E A Devillez  9 Sep 1964  
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt A G Wilson  7 Sep 1964 Senior Officer i/c Administration, OBE, DFC
Sqn Ldr J Jones  6 Oct 1963  
Sqn Ldr H Pears  3 Jun 1963 DFC
Staffs of the Services (Administrative Staff)
Chaplain
Rev J Marquis 14 Mar 1963 Assistant Principal Chaplain - RC
Technical Staff
Wg Cdr L A R Hunt 26 Aug 1963  
Engineering
Sqn Ldr R J Kertland  2 Dec 1963  
Radio
Sqn Ldr W S Watson 29 Apr 1963  

Source - Autumn 1965 Air Force List

1966

Location Command Controlled
RAF Dishforth, Thirsk, North Yorkshire Flying Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Michael D Lyne 23 Aug 1965 Air Officer Commanding, CB, AFC**, AFRAeS
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt D C Lott  1 Oct 1964 ADC to AOC,
Air Staff
Gp Capt W A L Davis 27 May 1962 Senior Air Staff Officer, DFC, AFC
Wg Cdr D W Smith  9 Mar 1964  
Sqn Ldr P Blake 24 Jul 1963  
Sqn Ldr D I Jeffery  2 Nov 1964  
Sqn Ldr J T Newboult 23 Sep 1964 AFC
Sqn Ldr A T Powell 22 Nov 1965 DFC
Air Traffic Control
Sqn Ldr K Tempero 29 Feb 1964  
Flight Safety
Sqn Ldr E A Devillez  9 Sep 1964  
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt A G Wilson  7 Sep 1964 Senior Officer i/c Administration, OBE, DFC
Sqn Ldr J Jones  6 Oct 1963  
Sqn Ldr H Pears  3 Jun 1963 DFC
Staffs of the Services (Administrative Staff)
Chaplain
Rev J Marquis 14 Mar 1963 Assistant Principal Chaplain - RC
Technical Staff
Wg Cdr L A R Hunt 26 Aug 1963  
Engineering
Sqn Ldr W G Toogood 20 Sep 1965 BEM
Radio
Sqn Ldr W S Watson 29 Apr 1963  

Source - Spring 1966 Air Force List

It moved to RAF Linton-on-Ouse on 11 July 1966.

1967

Location Command Controlled
RAF Linton-on-Ouse, York, North Yorkshire Flying Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Michael D Lyne 23 Aug 1965 Air Officer Commanding, CB, AFC**, AFRAeS
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt K J Dearman 17 Oct 1966 ADC to AOC,
Air Staff
Gp Capt G F Reid 10 Mar 1966 Senior Air Staff Officer, DFC
Wg Cdr L de Garis  6 Jun 1966 AFC
Sqn Ldr C M Christie 25 Apr 1966  
Sqn Ldr D I Jeffery  2 Nov 1964  
Sqn Ldr G Murphy 29 Apr 1966  
Sqn Ldr J T Newboult 23 Sep 1964  
Air Traffic Control
Sqn Ldr G W Milburn 16 Sep 1966 MBE
Flight Safety
Sqn Ldr W H Olsen 29 Jun 1966  
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt A Brown 14 Oct 1966 Senior Officer i/c Administration, DFC
Sqn Ldr W D D Davies 25 May 1966 AFC
Sqn Ldr D A Stevenson 29 Apr 1966 BSc
Engineering Staff
Wg Cdr H C Taylor 13 Apr 1966 Senior Officer Engineering, AMBIM
Sqn Ldr W G Toogood 20 Sep 1965 BEM
Electrical Engineer
Sqn Ldr W S Watson 29 Apr 1963  

Source - Spring 1967 Air Force List

1968

Location Command Controlled
RAF Linton-on-Ouse, York, North Yorkshire Flying Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Harry Burton 15 Dec 1967 Air Officer Commanding, CBE, DSO; later AM
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt K J Dearman 17 Oct 1966 ADC to AOC,
Air Staff
Gp Capt G F Reid 10 Mar 1966 Senior Air Staff Officer, DFC
Wg Cdr A Dunn  5 Feb 1968 MBE, BSc
Sqn Ldr C M Christie 25 Apr 1966  
Sqn Ldr C T K Cody  9 Jan 1967  
Sqn Ldr M Hannah  1 Nov 1967  
Sqn Ldr D I Jeffery  2 Nov 1964  
Sqn Ldr G Murphy 29 Apr 1966  
Air Traffic Control
Sqn Ldr G W Milburn 16 Sep 1966 MBE
Flight Safety
Sqn Ldr

Richard P Skelley

 6 Nov 1967 later A/Cdre
Flt Lt R A Johnston 17 Jul 1967  
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt A Brown 14 Oct 1966 Senior Officer i/c Administration, DFC
Sqn Ldr B H Dale 10 Jul 1967  
Sqn Ldr W D D Davies 25 May 1966 AFC
Flt Lt A Kirtley 17Jan 1967  
Engineering Staff
Wg Cdr H C Taylor 13 Apr 1966 Senior Officer Engineering, AMBIM
Sqn Ldr W G Toogood 20 Sep 1965 BEM
Electrical Engineer
Sqn Ldr D Bourke 29 Mar 1967 MBE
Sqn Ldr A Hardy 29 Jan 1967  

Source - Spring 1968 Air Force List

1969

The listings for this year are currently unavailable

Source - October 1969 Air Force List

1970

Location Command Controlled
RAF Linton-on-Ouse, York, North Yorkshire Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Harold A C Bird-Wilson  6 Feb 1970 Air Officer Commanding, CBE, DSO, DFC*, AFC*
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt P J Kemp 30 Sep 1968 ADC to AOC,
Air Staff
Gp Capt Denys H Sutton 26 Feb 1968 Senior Air Staff Officer; later A/Cdre
Wg Cdr A Dunn  5 Feb 1968 MBE, BSc
Wg Cdr R A Tomblin 22 Apr 1968 MBE
Sqn Ldr M Hannah  1 Nov 1967  
Sqn Ldr R J Manning 16 Sep 1968  
Sqn Ldr D N Cameron  6 Jan 1969  
Sqn Ldr Michael J Gibson 16 Jun 1969 BSc, ACGI; later AVM
Sqn Ldr F J W Hunter 14 Jul 1969  
Air Traffic Control
Sqn Ldr A J Webster  7 Oct 1968  
Flt Lt J R Stuart 28 Oct 1968  
Flight Safety
Sqn Ldr

Richard P Skelley

 6 Nov 1967 later A/Cdre
Flt Lt G E Whitelam  3 Nov 1969  
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt A S Mann  5 May 1969 Senior Officer i/c Administration, DFC
Personnel
Sqn Ldr H C Beadle 26 Aug 1969  
Flt Lt R C Thornton 21 Apr 1969  
Physical Education
Sqn Ldr P R Boulton  5 May 1969 Group Physical Education Officer
Statistics
Mr T Jones    
Engineering Staff
Gp Capt E H Jenkins 24 Jun 1968 Senior Officer Engineering, CEng, AFRAeS
Mechanical Engineer
Wg Cdr A V H Palmer  8 Jul 1968  
Sqn Ldr B W Dennis  6 May 1968 MA, CEng, MIEE, MIME, AFRAeS
Electrical Engineer
Sqn Ldr D Bourke 29 Mar 1967 MBE
Flt Lt H H Richards 30 Dec 1968  

Source - Spring 1970 Air Force List

1971

Source - Spring 1971 Air Force List

1972

Source - Spring 1972 Air Force List

1973

Source - Spring 1973 Air Force List

1974

Source - Spring 1974 Air Force List

1975

Source - Spring 1975 Air Force List

It disbanded on 2 May 1975.

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