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No 3 Balloon Centre - Personnel and locations


[Jan 1939 | Apr 1939 | May 1939]

This was formed on 15 December 1938 at Stanmore to house Nos 906 and 907 Squadrons.

January 1939

Location Command/Group
Stanmore, Middlesex No 30 (Balloon) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Wg Cdr Rowland F S Morton Officer Commanding, RAFO; later A/Cdre

Source - January 1939 Air Force List

April 1939

Location Command/Group
Stanmore, Middlesex No 30 (Balloon) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Wg Cdr Rowland F S Morton Officer Commanding, RAFO; later A/Cdre
Wg Cdr E A Bald   MC, RAFO
Flt Lt D P Lee 15 Dec 1938  
Fg Off C P Puckeridge   RAFO
Lt J A Barnes   Assistant Adjutant, late RAF
Flt Lt M G E Walker   AAF
Equipment Branch
Flt Lt A F Best   RAFO

Education Officer

Mr F Buckby  2 Jan 1939 Grade III

Warrant Officers

WO V E Punter 10 Jan 1939  

Source - April 1939 Confidential Air Force List

May 1939

Location Command/Group
Stanmore, Middlesex No 30 (Balloon) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Wg Cdr Rowland F S Morton Officer Commanding, RAFO; later A/Cdre
Wg Cdr E A Bald   MC, RAFO
Flt Lt D P Lee 15 Dec 1938  
Fg Off C P Puckeridge   RAFO
Lt J A Barnes   Assistant Adjutant, late RAF
Flt Lt M G E Walker   AAF
Equipment Branch
Flt Lt A F Best   RAFO
Accountant Officer
Paym Lt (Ret) C J Chaytor   RN

Education Officer

Mr F Buckby  2 Jan 1939 Grade III

Warrant Officers

WO R H Banham  9 Mar 1939  
WO      

Source - May 1939 Confidential Air Force List

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