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HQ No 67 Group - Principal Personnel


[Oct 1949 | 1950 | 1951 | 1952 | 1953 | 1954 | 1955 | 1956 | 1957]

This Group was formed as No 67 (Northern Ireland Reserve) Group on 1 April 1950 at RAF Aldergrove by redesignating HQ RAF in Northern Ireland before moving to the Edenmoor (Hotel), Whiteabbey, Belfast on 16 June.

The title 'Reserve' was dropped on 1 August 1950.

1950

Location Command Controlled
RAF Whiteabbey, Belfast Reserve Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
A/Cdre Norman A P Pritchett 19 Apr 1950 Air Officer Commanding and Senior Air Force Officer in Northern Ireland,

 

Source - April 1950 Air Force List

The title 'Reserve' was dropped on 1 August 1950 when Reserve Command was renamed Home Command.

1951

Location Command Controlled
RAF Edenmore, Whiteabbey, Belfast Home Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
A/Cdre Norman A P Pritchett 19 Apr 1950 Air Officer Commanding and Senior Air Force Officer in Northern Ireland,
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt G D Fallas 11 Sep 1950 Personal Assistant to AOC
Air Staff
Sqn Ldr H F Jacob 12 Dec 1950 Senior Air Staff Officer

Source - October 1951 Air Force List

1952

Location Command Controlled
RAF Edenmore, Whiteabbey, Belfast Home Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
A/Cdre Harold J G E Proud 20 Aug 1951 Air Officer Commanding and Senior Air Force Officer in Northern Ireland, CBE
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt G D Fallas 11 Sep 1950 Personal Assistant to AOC
Air Staff
Wg Cdr I C Jackson  1 Mar  1951 Senior Air Staff Officer, DFC

Source - October 1952 Air Force List

1953

Location Command Controlled
RAF Edenmore, Whiteabbey, Belfast Home Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
A/Cdre Harold J G E Proud 20 Aug 1951 Air Officer Commanding and Senior Air Force Officer in Northern Ireland, CBE
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt G D Fallas 11 Sep 1950 Personal Assistant to AOC
Air Staff
Wg Cdr I C Jackson  1 Mar  1951 Senior Air Staff Officer, DFC
Administrative Staff
Sqn Ldr J B Robertson 30 Oct 1952  

Source - October 1953 Air Force List

1954

Location Command Controlled
RAF Edenmore, Whiteabbey, Belfast Home Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
A/Cdre Harold J G E Proud 20 Aug 1951 Air Officer Commanding and Senior Air Force Officer in Northern Ireland, CBE
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt P J W Strugnell  8 Sep 1953 Personal Assistant to AOC
Air Staff
Wg Cdr H V Alloway 21 Oct 1953 Senior Air Staff Officer, DFC
Administrative Staff
Sqn Ldr J B Robertson 30 Oct 1952  

Source - April & October 1954 Air Force List

1955

Location Command Controlled
RAF Edenmore, Whiteabbey, Belfast Home Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
A/Cdre Guy W Hayes 25 Oct 1954 Air Officer Commanding and Senior Air Force Officer in Northern Ireland, OBE
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt G H Gilbert 17 Jan 1955 Personal Assistant to AOC
Air Staff
Wg Cdr H V Alloway 21 Oct 1953 Senior Air Staff Officer, DFC
Administrative Staff
Sqn Ldr L Turner 29 Nov 1954  

Source - October 1955 Air Force List

1956

Location Command Controlled
RAF Edenmore, Whiteabbey, Belfast Home Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
A/Cdre Guy W Hayes 25 Oct 1954 Air Officer Commanding and Senior Air Force Officer in Northern Ireland, OBE
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt G H Gilbert 17 Jan 1955 Personal Assistant to AOC
Air Staff
Wg Cdr R A G Ellen 13 Jun 1955 Senior Air Staff Officer, MBE
Administrative Staff
Sqn Ldr L Turner 29 Nov 1954  

Source - January & April 1956 Air Force Lists

1957

Source - April 1957 Air Force List

It disbanded into No 64 Group on 28 February 1957.

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