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No 11 Sqn Personnel, aircraft and locations


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Reformed at Andover on 15 June 1923 at RAF Andover from a cadre provided by the Air Pilotage School

May 1923

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
De Havilland DH9A RAF Andover Inland Area/No 7 Group

DH 9A

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Edward A B Rice 15 Jan 1923 MC; later AVM
Flt Lt Thomas E B Howe 15 Jan 1923 AFC; later A/Cdre
Fg Off Llewellyn R Briggs 17 Mar 1923  
Fg Off Edgar M Milling 15 Jan 1923  
Fg Off Christopher Ayling 15 Jan 1923  
Fg Off Sextus E Sutcliffe 15 Jan 1923  
Fg Off Harold E Cardwell 15 Jan 1923  
Fg Off Ernest S Borthwick-Clarke 15 Jan 1923  
Fg Off Kenneth H Holley 15 Jan 1923  
Plt Off Thomas C Dodd 15 Jan 1923  
Stores Branch
Fg Off Charles E Cullen 15 Jan 1923  
Fg Off Arthur D Stonehouse 15 Jan 1923 Accountant
Medical Branch
Flt Lt Aneurin E Jenkins 15 Jan 1923  

Source - May 1923 Air Force List

July 1923

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
De Havilland DH9A RAF Andover Inland Area/No 7 Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Edward A B Rice 15 Jan 1923 MC; later AVM
Flt Lt Arthur P Ledger  4 May 1923 MBE; later AVM
Fg Off Llewellyn R Briggs 17 Mar 1923  
Fg Off Edgar M Milling 15 Jan 1923  
Fg Off Christopher Ayling 15 Jan 1923  
Fg Off Sextus E Sutcliffe 15 Jan 1923  
Fg Off Ernest S Borthwick-Clarke 15 Jan 1923  
Fg Off Kenneth H Holley 15 Jan 1923  
Fg Off Arthur Turner 22 May 1922 MM
Plt Off Thomas C Dodd 15 Jan 1923  
Plt Off Alan Thomson 22 May 1923  
Stores Branch
Fg Off Charles E Cullen 15 Jan 1923  
Fg Off Arthur D Stonehouse 15 Jan 1923 Accountant
Medical Branch
Flt Lt Aneurin E Jenkins 15 Jan 1923  

Source - July 1923 Air Force List

Movement Date Location
16 Sep 1923 Bircham Newton

January 1924

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
De Havilland DH9A RAF Andover Inland Area/No 3 Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Edward A B Rice 15 Jan 1923 MC; later AVM
Flt Lt Arthur P Ledger  4 May 1923 MBE; later AVM
Fg Off Llewellyn R Briggs 17 Mar 1923  
Fg Off Edgar M Milling 15 Jan 1923  
Fg Off Kenneth H Holley 15 Jan 1923  
Fg Off Thomas C Dodd 15 Jan 1923  
Plt Off Alan Thomson 22 May 1923  
Stores Branch
Fg Off Charles E Cullen 15 Jan 1923  
Accountant
Fg Off Arthur D Stonehouse 15 Jan 1923  

Source - January 1924 Air Force List

May 1924

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
De Havilland DH9A RAF Andover Inland Area/No 3 Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Edward A B Rice 15 Jan 1923 MC; later AVM
Flt Lt Arthur P Ledger  4 May 1923 MBE; later AVM
Flt Lt Kenelm A Lister-Kaye 17 Feb 1924  
Flt Lt Llewellyn R Briggs 17 Mar 1923  
Fg Off Christopher Ayling 16 Apr 1924  
Fg Off John J C Cocks  7 Mar 1924  
Fg Off Thomas C Dodd 15 Jan 1923  
Fg Off Alan Thomson 22 May 1923  
Plt Off Robert A A Cole 14 Mar 1924  
Plt Off James E Tomes 26 Feb 1924  
Plt Off James L F Fuller-Good 19 Dec 1923 later AVM
Plt Off William C Ward 19 Dec 1923  

-

3 Airman Pilots

Stores Branch
Fg Off Harry B Hawker  1 Mar 1924  
Accountant
Fg Off Arthur D Stonehouse 15 Jan 1923  

Source - May 1924 Air Force List

Movement Date Location
31 May 1924 Netheravon

January 1925

Source - January 1925 Air Force List

February 1925

Source - February 1925 Air Force List

March 1925

Source - March 1925 Air Force List

April 1925

Source - April 1925 Air Force List

May 1925

Source - May 1925 Air Force List

June 1925

Source - June 1925 Air Force List

July 1925

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Fairey Fawn (re-equipped Apr 1924) RAF Netheravon Inland Area/No 7 Group

Fairey Fawn

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Edward A B Rice 15 Jan 1923 MC; later AVM
Flt Lt John Whitford  4 May 1923 later AVM
Flt Lt Llewellyn R Briggs 17 Mar 1923  
Flt Lt William M Yool 10 Oct 1924 later AVM
Hon Flt Lt (Fg Off) Albert W Bates 29 Dec 1924  
Hon Flt Lt (Fg Off) Walter B O Fox 28 Jan 1925  
Hon Flt Lt (Fg Off) Richard F Carter 16 Feb 1925  
Fg Off Cyril D Spiers  9 Jun 1924  
Fg Off Walter N Sherlock 30 Mar 1925  
Fg Off James U McKinnon  8 Sep 1924  
Fg Off Horace S C Bassett 20 Feb 1925  
Fg Off Francis R D Swain  9 Jun 1924 later A/Cdre
Fg Off Alison W Daly 29 Dec 1924  
Plt Off James L F Fuller-Good 19 Dec 1923 later AVM
Plt Off Cecil V Fevez 28 Jan 1925  
Plt Off John M Cohu 16 Feb 1925 later AVM
Plt Off Richard C L Limbert 28 Mar 1925  

-

1 Airman Pilot

Stores Branch
Fg Off Edward A Slater 23 Mar 1925  
Accountant Branch
Fg Off William R Donkin 14 Oct 1924  
Under Instruction
Plt Off William J Kelly 31 Mar 1925  
Plt Off Robert Matheson 31 Mar 1925  
Plt Off Henry A M Weir 31 Mar 1925  

Source - July 1925 Air Force List

March 1926

 

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Fairey Fawn RAF Netheravon Inland Area/No 7 Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Edward A B Rice 15 Jan 1923 MC; later AVM
Flt Lt John Whitford  4 May 1923 later AVM
Flt Lt Llewellyn R Briggs 17 Mar 1923  
Flt Lt William M Yool 10 Oct 1924 later AVM
Hon Flt Lt (Fg Off) Walter B O Fox 28 Jan 1925  
Fg Off Cyril D Spiers  9 Jun 1924  
Fg Off Walter N Sherlock 30 Mar 1925  
Fg Off Horace S C Bassett 20 Feb 1925  
Fg Off Francis R D Swain  9 Jun 1924 later A/Cdre
Fg Off John M Cohu 16 Feb 1925 later AVM
Plt Off William F Rimmer 17 Aug 1925  
Plt Off Frederick Priestman 30 Sep 1925 Killed in a flying accident - 18 Mar 1927
Plt Off Herbert G Wisher 16 Dec 1925  
Plt Off Patrick de C Festing-Smith 16 Dec 1925  

-

3 Airman Pilot

Stores Branch
Fg Off Christopher W H Moller 18 Sep 1925  
Accountant Branch
Plt Off Donald C Stone 21 Jan 1926  

Source - March 1926 Air Force List

July 1926

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Fairey Fawn RAF Netheravon Wessex Bombing Area

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Edward A B Rice 15 Jan 1923 MC; later AVM
Flt Lt John Whitford  4 May 1923 later AVM
Flt Lt Llewellyn R Briggs 17 Mar 1923  
Flt Lt William M Yool 10 Oct 1924 later AVM
Hon Flt Lt (Fg Off) Walter B O Fox 28 Jan 1925  
Fg Off Cyril D Spiers  9 Jun 1924  
Fg Off Walter N Sherlock 30 Mar 1925  
Fg Off Alison W Daly 29 Dec 1924  
Plt Off Frederick Priestman 30 Sep 1925 Killed in a flying accident - 18 Mar 1927
Plt Off Herbert G Wisher 16 Dec 1925  
Plt Off Patrick de C Festing-Smith 16 Dec 1925  

-

7 Airman Pilots

Stores Branch
Fg Off Christopher W H Moller 18 Sep 1925  
Accountant Branch
Plt Off Donald C Stone 21 Jan 1926  

Source - July 1926 Air Force List

December 1926

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Fairey Fawn RAF Netheravon Wessex Bombing Area

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Edward A B Rice 15 Jan 1923 MC; later AVM
Flt Lt John Whitford  4 May 1923 later AVM
Flt Lt Llewellyn R Briggs 17 Mar 1923  
Flt Lt William M Yool 10 Oct 1924 later AVM
Flt Lt Edward J A Burke  4 Aug 1926  
Hon Flt Lt (Fg Off) Walter B O Fox 28 Jan 1925 Armament Duties
Fg Off Cyril D Spiers  9 Jun 1924  
Fg Off Frank A Swoffer 17 Aug 1926 MBE
Fg Off Alison W Daly 29 Dec 1924  
Fg Off Thomas B Fenwick 31 Aug 1926 Pilotage (Navigation) duties
Fg Off Cecil U G Tristram 22 Jun 1926 Signals duties
Plt Off Frederick Priestman 30 Sep 1925 Photographic Duties, Killed in a flying accident - 18 Mar 1927
Plt Off Herbert G Wisher 16 Dec 1925  
Plt Off Patrick de C Festing-Smith 16 Dec 1925  
Plt Off Wilfred L Freebody 30 Jul 1927 later AVM
Plt Off Francis J Moon 30 Jul 1927  

-

6 Airman Pilots

Stores Branch
Fg Off George F Warren 28 Aug 1926  
Accountant Branch
Plt Off Donald C Stone 21 Jan 1926  
Under Instruction
Plt Off John G Elton  1 Sep 1926 later AVM
Plt Off Leslie Newcombe  1 Sep 1926  
Plt Off Harry Broadhurst  1 Oct 1926 later ACM

Source - December 1926 Air Force List

July 1927

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Horsley (re-equipped Dec 1926) RAF Netheravon ADGB/Wessex Bombing Area

Horsley

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Edward A B Rice 15 Jan 1923 MC; later AVM
Flt Lt John Whitford  4 May 1923 later AVM
Flt Lt Cyril D Spiers  9 Jun 1924  
Flt Lt William M Yool 10 Oct 1924 later AVM
Fg Off Frank A Swoffer 17 Aug 1926 MBE
Fg Off Thomas B Fenwick 31 Aug 1926 Pilotage (Navigation) duties
Fg Off Cecil U G Tristram 22 Jun 1926 Signals duties
Fg Off Francis W Field  2 Feb 1927  
Plt Off Herbert G Wisher 16 Dec 1925  
Plt Off Patrick de C Festing-Smith 16 Dec 1925  
Plt Off Lowman S T Brown 17 Feb 1927  
Plt Off Aubrey Allen 23 May 1927  
Plt Off Arthur M D Howes 20 May 1927  
Plt Off Wilfred L Freebody 30 Jul 1927 later AVM
Plt Off Francis J Moon 30 Jul 1927  

-

10 Airman Pilots

Stores Branch
Fg Off Edward G Northway  1 May 1927  
Accountant Branch
Plt Off Donald C Stone 21 Jan 1926  
Under Instruction
Plt Off Neville R Buckle 12 May 1927 later A/Cdre
Plt Off Joseph H Pool 28 Apr 1927  
Plt Off Lewis S Tindall  3 May 1927  
Plt Off John G Elton  1 Sep 1926 later AVM
Plt Off Leslie Newcombe  1 Sep 1926  
Plt Off Harry Broadhurst  1 Oct 1926 later ACM

Source - July 1927 Air Force List

July 1928

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Horsley RAF Netheravon ADGB/Wessex Bombing Area

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Philip H Cummings 23 Jan 1928 Officer Commanding, DFC
Flt Lt John Whitford 24 Feb 1925 later AVM
Flt Lt Victor R Gibbs  7 Oct 1927 DSC
Flt Lt Bertram W T Hare 30 Sep 1927  
Fg Off Cecil U G Tristram 22 Jun 1926  
Fg Off Francis W Field  2 Feb 1927 Armament duties
Fg Off Lowman S T Brown 17 Feb 1927  
Fg Off Neville R Buckle 12 May 1927 later A/Cdre
Fg Off Arthur M D Howes 20 May 1927  
Fg Off Wilfred L Freebody 30 Jul 1927 Pilotage (Navigation) duties; later AVM
Fg Off Harry Broadhurst  1 Oct 1926 Signals duties; later ACM
Fg Off Leslie Newcombe  1 Sep 1926  

-

7 Airman Pilots

Stores Branch
Fg Off Edward G Northway  1 May 1927  
Accountant Branch
Plt Off Donald C Stone 21 Jan 1926  

Source - July 1928 Air Force List

September 1928

 

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Horsley RAF Netheravon ADGB/Wessex Bombing Area

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Philip H Cummings 23 Jan 1928 Officer Commanding, DFC
Flt Lt John Whitford 24 Feb 1925 later AVM
Flt Lt Victor R Gibbs  7 Oct 1927 DSC
Flt Lt Bertram W T Hare 30 Sep 1927  
Fg Off Cecil U G Tristram 22 Jun 1926  
Fg Off Francis W Field  2 Feb 1927 Armament duties
Fg Off Patrick W Lowe-Holmes 21 Dec 1927 Armament duties
Fg Off Lowman S T Brown 17 Feb 1927 Photographic Duties
Fg Off Neville R Buckle 12 May 1927 later A/Cdre
Fg Off Arthur M D Howes 20 May 1927  
Fg Off Wilfred L Freebody 30 Jul 1927 Pilotage (Navigation) duties; later AVM
Fg Off Harry Broadhurst  1 Oct 1926 Signals duties; later ACM
Fg Off Leslie Newcombe  1 Sep 1926  
Fg Off Frederic G Ferrier 18 Jun 1928  
Fg Off Alan L T Naish 18 Jun 1928  
Fg Off Richard W A Stroud 18 Jun 1928 Killed in action - 17 May 1930

-

5 Airman Pilots

Stores Branch
Fg Off Edward G Northway  1 May 1927  
Accountant Branch
Plt Off Donald C Stone 21 Jan 1926  

Source - September 1928 Air Force List

Movement Date Location
29 Dec 1928 En-route to India
22 Jan 1929 Risalpur

July 1929

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Westland Wapiti (from Oct 1928) RAF Risalpur RAF India/No 2 (Indian Wing) Station

Wapiti I

Wapiti IIA

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Philip H Cummings 23 Jan 1928 Officer Commanding, DFC
Flt Lt Burton Ankers  2 Oct 1928 DCM
Flt Lt Frank G A Robinson 25 Nov 1928  
Flt Lt Bertram W T Hare 30 Sep 1927  
Fg Off Patrick W Lowe-Holmes 21 Dec 1927 Armament duties
Fg Off Lowman S T Brown 17 Feb 1927 Photographic duties
Fg Off Wilfred L Freebody 30 Jul 1927 Pilotage (Navigation) duties; later AVM
Fg Off Harry Broadhurst  1 Oct 1926 Signals duties; later ACM
Fg Off Leslie Newcombe  1 Sep 1926  
Fg Off Frederic G Ferrier 18 Jun 1928  
Fg Off Richard W A Stroud 18 Jun 1928 Killed in action - 17 May 1930
Plt Off Michael G Bircham 24 Sep 1928  

-

5 Airman Pilots

Source - July 1929 Air Force List

July 1930

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Westland Wapiti RAF Risalpur RAF India/No 2 (Indian Wing) Station

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Philip H Cummings 23 Jan 1928 Officer Commanding, DFC
Flt Lt Cecil Feather 24 Mar 1930  
Flt Lt Frank G A Robinson 25 Nov 1928  
Flt Lt Bertram W T Hare 30 Sep 1927  
Fg Off Patrick W Lowe-Holmes 21 Dec 1927 Armament duties
Fg Off Lowman S T Brown 17 Feb 1927 Photographic duties
Fg Off Harry Broadhurst  1 Oct 1926 Signals duties; later ACM
Fg Off Leslie Newcombe  1 Sep 1926  
Fg Off Frederic G Ferrier 18 Jun 1928  
Plt Off Charles S Millar  9 Apr 1930  

-

6 Airman Pilots

Source - July 1930 Air Force List

August 1930

Source - August 1930 Air Force List

September 1930

Source - September 1930 Air Force List

October 1930

Source - October 1930 Air Force List

November 1930

Source - November 1930 Air Force List

December 1930

Source - December 1930 Air Force List

January 1934

Source - January 1934 Air Force List

July 1931

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Westland Wapiti RAF Risalpur RAF India/No 2 (Indian Wing) Station

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Philip H Cummings 23 Jan 1928 Officer Commanding, DFC
Flt Lt Bertram W T Hare 30 Sep 1927  
Flt Lt Edgar A McKinley-Hay 22 Nov 1930  
Flt Lt Raymond E Hall 14 Feb 1931  
Fg Off Frederic G Ferrier 18 Jun 1928  
Fg Off Anthony O Molesworth 14 Feb 1931 Armament duties
Fg Off Charles S Miller  9 Apr 1930  
Fg Off Maurice J Adam 28 Apr 1931  
Plt Off John Grierson  3 Oct 1930 Photographic duties
Plt Off Leslie W C Bower 14 Feb 1931 Pilotage (Navigation) duties; later AVM

-

0 Airman Pilots

Source - July 1931 Air Force List

July 1932

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hart (from Feb 1932) RAF Risalpur RAF India/No 2 (Indian Wing) Station

Hart of No 11 Squadron

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Reginald T B Houghton 24 Dec 1931 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt Bertram W T Hare 30 Sep 1927  
Flt Lt Raymond E Hall 14 Feb 1931  
Fg Off Frederic G Ferrier 18 Jun 1928  
Fg Off Geoffrey N Roberts 19 Sep 1931  
Fg Off Trevor W Hoyle 27 Nov 1931  
Fg Off Anthony O Molesworth 14 Feb 1931 Armament duties
Fg Off Maurice J Adam 28 Apr 1931  
Fg Off Ralph B Abraham 19 Sep 1931  
Fg Off John C Atkins 23 Jan 1932  
Fg Off Leslie W C Bower 14 Feb 1931 Pilotage (Navigation) duties; later AVM

-

6 Airman Pilots

Source - July 1932 Air Force List

July 1933

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hart RAF Risalpur RAF India/No 2 (Indian Wing) Station

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Reginald T B Houghton 24 Dec 1931 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt Bertram W T Hare 30 Sep 1927  
Flt Lt Raymond E Hall 14 Feb 1931  
Flt Lt Walter J H Lindley 10 Dec 1932  
Fg Off Raymond W P Collings  1 Apr 1933  
Fg Off Geoffrey N Roberts 19 Sep 1931  
Fg Off Trevor W Hoyle 27 Nov 1931  
Fg Off Ralph B Abraham 19 Sep 1931  
Fg Off David Barclay  1 Apr 1933  
Fg Off Cecil L Monckton 6 Jul 1932  
Fg Off Humphrey W A Chesterman  1 Jan 1933  
Plt Off Joscelyn F H du Boulay 28 Feb 1933  

-

6 Airman Pilots

Source - July 1933 Air Force List

January 1934

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hart RAF Risalpur RAF India/No 2 (Indian Wing) Station

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Reginald T B Houghton 24 Dec 1931 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt Malcolm B Mackay 12 Mar 1933  
Flt Lt Walter J H Lindley 10 Dec 1932  
Flt Lt Philip L P Marett 18 Oct 1933  
Fg Off Geoffrey N Roberts 19 Sep 1931  
Fg Off Herbert M B Collins 1 Apr 1933  
Fg Off David Barclay  1 Apr 1933  
Fg Off Herbert M Bowes-Lyon 22 Jun 1933  
Fg Off Humphrey W A Chesterman  1 Jan 1933  
Plt Off Charles Broughton 13 Nov 1933 later AM
Plt Off Roy P H Carew 18 Oct 1933  
Plt Off Fernald M C Coreill 24 Oct 1933  

-

6 Airman Pilots

Source - January 1934 Air Force List

July 1934

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hart RAF Risalpur RAF India/No 2 (Indian Wing) Station

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Charles F le Poer Trench 21 Nov 1933 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt Malcolm B Mackay 12 Mar 1933  
Flt Lt Philip L P Marett 18 Oct 1933  
Flt Lt Walter J H Lindley 10 Dec 1932  
Fg Off Herbert M Bowes-Lyon 22 Jun 1933  
Fg Off Derek Addenbrooke  1 Apr 1934  
Fg Off Wilfred L Stedman 24 Oct 1933  
Fg Off Charles Broughton 13 Nov 1933 later AM
Plt Off Willem R Brotherhood 28 Feb 1933 later A/Cdre
Plt Off Norman C Jones 15 Feb 1934  
Plt Off Roy P H Carew 18 Oct 1933  
Plt Off Fernald M C Coreill 24 Oct 1933  
Plt Off Charles C House 24 Oct 1933  

-

6 Airman Pilots

Source - July 1934 Air Force List

July 1935

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hart RAF Risalpur RAF India/No 2 (Indian Wing) Station

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Charles F le Poer Trench 21 Nov 1933 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt Philip L P Marett 18 Oct 1933  
Flt Lt

Henry F V Battle

28 Feb 1935 later A/Cdre
Flt Lt

Frederick G H Ewens

18 Oct 1934 later A/Cdre
Fg Off Peter H Hamley 31 Mar 1935 later A/Cdre
Fg Off Wilfred L Stedman 24 Oct 1933  
Fg Off Robert A C Carter 31 Mar 1935  
Fg Off Norman C Jones 15 Feb 1934  
Fg Off Fernald M C Coreill 24 Oct 1933  
Fg Off Charles C House 24 Oct 1933  
Fg Off David W H Gardner 27 Oct 1934  
Fg Off James W Buchanan 14 Mar 1935  
Plt Off Roy P H Carew 18 Oct 1933  

-

6 Airman Pilots

Source - July 1935 Air Force List

July 1936

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hart RAF Risalpur RAF India/No 2 (Indian Wing) Station

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr

Alfred R Wardle

19 Nov 1935 Officer Commanding, AFC; later A/Cdre
Flt Lt Walter J H Lindley 30 Sep 1935  
Flt Lt N C Pleasance 21 Oct 1935  
Fg Off Norman C Jones 15 Feb 1934  
Fg Off David W H Gardner 27 Oct 1934  
Fg Off James W Buchanan 14 Mar 1935  
Fg Off Roy P H Carew 18 Oct 1933  
Plt Off M P C Corkery 14 Mar 1936  
Plt Off T S Jameson 14 Mar 1936  
Plt Off A G G Baird 14 Mar 1936  
Plt Off Anthony G Dudgeon 14 Mar 1936 later AVM
Plt Off W L Rowbottom 14 Mar 1936  

-

6 Airman Pilots

Source - July 1936 Air Force List

August 1936

Source - August 1936 Air Force List

July 1937

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hart RAF Risalpur RAF India/No 2 (Indian Wing) Station

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr

Robert O Jones

 7 Sep 1936 Officer Commanding, later AM
Flt Lt David W H Gardner 27 Oct 1934  
Flt Lt James W Buchanan 14 Mar 1935  
Flt Lt W V L Spendlove 17 Dec 1936  
Fg Off M P C Corkery 14 Mar 1936  
Plt Off T S Jameson 14 Mar 1936  
Plt Off A G G Baird 14 Mar 1936  
Plt Off Anthony G Dudgeon 14 Mar 1936 later AVM
Plt Off W L Rowbottom 14 Mar 1936  
Plt Off J C Betts 11 Mar 1937  
Plt Off J H D Chapple 11 Mar 1937  
Plt Off S A Ellaby 11 Mar 1937  
APO D S Richardson 11 Mar 1937  
APO G P Westropp-Bennett 11 Mar 1937  

-

6 Airman Pilots

Source - July 1937 Air Force List

July 1938

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hart RAF Risalpur RAF India/No 2 (Indian Wing) Station

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr

Robert O Jones

 7 Sep 1936 Officer Commanding, later AM
Act Flt Lt M P C Corkery 14 Mar 1936  
Act Flt Lt T M Tinker 21 Jan 1838  
Fg Off A G G Baird 14 Mar 1936  
Fg Off Anthony G Dudgeon 14 Mar 1936 later AVM
Fg Off W L Rowbottom 14 Mar 1936  
Plt Off J C Betts 11 Mar 1937  
Plt Off J H D Chapple 11 Mar 1937  
Plt Off S A Ellaby 11 Mar 1937  
Plt Off D S Richardson 11 Mar 1937  
Plt Off G P Westropp-Bennett 11 Mar 1937  
Plt Off R D Williams 29 Mar 1938  
APO A T Staveley 21 Nov 1937  
APO J N Thornewill 29 Mar 1938  

-

5 Airman Pilots

Source - July 1938 Air Force List

January 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hart RAF Risalpur RAF India/No 2 (Indian Wing) Station

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr W V L Spendlove 30 Jul 1938 Officer Commanding,
Act Flt Lt M P C Corkery 14 Mar 1936  
Act Flt Lt T M Tinker 21 Jan 1838  
Act Flt Lt A G G Baird 14 Mar 1936  
Fg Off Anthony G Dudgeon 14 Mar 1936 later AVM
Fg Off W L Rowbottom 14 Mar 1936  
Fg Off J C Betts 11 Mar 1937  
Fg Off J H D Chapple 11 Mar 1937  
Fg Off S A Ellaby 11 Mar 1937  
Plt Off G P Westropp-Bennett 11 Mar 1937  
Plt Off A T Staveley 21 Nov 1937  
Plt Off J N Thornewill 29 Mar 1938  
APO J N Kentish  5 Nov 1938  

Source - January 1939 Air Force List

April 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hart RAF Risalpur RAF India/No 2 (Indian Wing) Station

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr W V L Spendlove 30 Jul 1938 Officer Commanding,
Act Flt Lt Anthony G Dudgeon 14 Mar 1936 later AVM
Act Flt Lt T M Tinker 21 Jan 1838  
Act Flt Lt A G G Baird 14 Mar 1936  
Fg Off J C Betts 11 Mar 1937  
Fg Off J H D Chapple 11 Mar 1937  
Fg Off S A Ellaby 11 Mar 1937  
Plt Off G P Westropp-Bennett 11 Mar 1937  
Plt Off A T Staveley 21 Nov 1937  
Plt Off J N Thornewill 29 Mar 1938  
Plt Off J N Kentish  5 Nov 1938  
Plt Off C O'Donoghue 23 Nov 1938  
Plt Off G Rowbotham 30 Dec 1938  
Plt Off T G Waymouth 30 Dec 1939  

Source - April 1939 Confidential Air Force List

May 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hart RAF Risalpur RAF India/No 2 (Indian Wing) Station

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr W V L Spendlove 30 Jul 1938 Officer Commanding,
Act Flt Lt Anthony G Dudgeon 14 Mar 1936 later AVM
Act Flt Lt T M Tinker 21 Jan 1838  
Act Flt Lt A G G Baird 14 Mar 1936  
Fg Off J C Betts 11 Mar 1937  
Fg Off J H D Chapple 11 Mar 1937  
Fg Off S A Ellaby 11 Mar 1937  
Plt Off G P Westropp-Bennett 11 Mar 1937  
Plt Off A T Staveley 21 Nov 1937  
Plt Off J N Thornewill 29 Mar 1938  
Plt Off J N Kentish  5 Nov 1938  
Plt Off C O'Donoghue 23 Nov 1938  
Plt Off G Rowbotham 30 Dec 1938  
Plt Off T G Waymouth 30 Dec 1939  

Source - May 1939 Confidential Air Force List

Re-equipment and movement dates are based on those shown in 'RAF Squadrons' by C G Jefford

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