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No 46 Sqn Personnel, aircraft and locations


[Jul 1937 | Jul 1938 | Jan 1939 | Apr 1939 | May 1939]

Reformed at Kenley on 3 September 1936 from 'B' Flight of No 17 Squadron

July 1937

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Gloster Gauntlet II RAF Kenley Fighter Command/No 11 (Fighter) Group

Gauntlet of No 46 Squadron

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr P R Barwell  4 Jan 1937 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt E A McNab  5 May 1937 RCAF
Plt Off H F Burton 19 Dec 1936  
Plt Off N G Cooke 10 Jan 1937  
Plt Off I R Gleed 25 Dec 1936  
Plt Off Patrick G Jameson 25 Dec 1936 later A/Cdre
Plt Off G S Woodwark 25 Dec 1936  
Plt Off W T Scott 25 Dec 1936  
Warrant Officers
WO I J Balshaw  2 Oct 1936  

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7 Airman Pilots

Source - July 1937 Air Force List

Movement Date Location
15 Nov 1937 Digby

July 1938

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Gloster Gauntlet II RAF Digby Fighter Command/No 12 (Fighter) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr P R Barwell  4 Jan 1937 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt E A McNab  5 May 1937 RCAF
Plt Off H F Burton 19 Dec 1936  
Plt Off N G Cooke 10 Jan 1937  
Plt Off I R Gleed 25 Dec 1936  
Plt Off Patrick G Jameson 25 Dec 1936 later A/Cdre
Plt Off G S Woodwark 25 Dec 1936  
Plt Off W T Scott 25 Dec 1936  
Plt Off T E Gray  7 Aug 1937  
Plt Off H R Hamilton  7 Aug 1937  
Plt Off J W Lydall 27 Nov 1937  
Plt Off R P Plummer 19 Feb 1938  
Plt Off H H Knight 27 Mar 1938  
Plt Off R M J Cowles  8 Jan 1938  
Plt Off B Paterson 19 Feb 1938  

-

6 Airman Pilots

Source - July 1938 Air Force List

January 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Gloster Gauntlet II RAF Digby Fighter Command/No 12 (Fighter) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr P R Barwell  4 Jan 1937 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt E A McNab  5 May 1937 RCAF
Fg Off M C F Mee 17 Aug 1938  
Fg Off H F Burton 19 Dec 1936  
Fg Off Patrick G Jameson 25 Dec 1936 later A/Cdre
Fg Off W T Scott 25 Dec 1936  
Fg Off I R Gleed 25 Dec 1936  
Fg Off G S Woodwark 25 Dec 1936  
Plt Off H R Hamilton  7 Aug 1937  
Plt Off J W Lydall 27 Nov 1937  
Plt Off R P Plummer 19 Feb 1938  
Plt Off H H Knight 27 Mar 1938  
Plt Off R M J Cowles  8 Jan 1938  
Plt Off B Paterson 19 Feb 1938  
Plt Off N G Cooke 10 Jan 1937  
Plt Off T E Gray  7 Aug 1937  
APO L G B Bunker 29 Oct 1938 RAFO

Source - January 1939 Air Force List

Hurricane I of No 46 Squadron

April 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hurricane I (from Mar 1939) RAF Digby Fighter Command/No 12 (Fighter) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr P R Barwell  4 Jan 1937 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt E A McNab  5 May 1937 RCAF
Fg Off M C F Mee 17 Aug 1938  
Fg Off H F Burton 19 Dec 1936  
Fg Off Patrick G Jameson 25 Dec 1936 later A/Cdre
Fg Off W T Scott 25 Dec 1936  
Fg Off I R Gleed 25 Dec 1936  
Plt Off H R Hamilton  7 Aug 1937  
Plt Off J W Lydall 27 Nov 1937  
Plt Off R P Plummer 19 Feb 1938  
Plt Off H H Knight 27 Mar 1938  
Plt Off R M J Cowles  8 Jan 1938  
Plt Off L G B Bunker 17 Jan 1939  
Plt Off P J Frost 19 Feb 1939  
Plt Off R A C Kent  2 Feb 1939  
APO P W Lefevre 17 Dec 1938
APO J F Drummond 14 Jan 1939
Warrant Officer
WO F Dalton  5 Jan 1939

Source - April 1939 Confidential Air Force List

May 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hurricane I RAF Digby Fighter Command/No 12 (Fighter) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr P R Barwell  4 Jan 1937 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt E A McNab  5 May 1937 RCAF
Act Flt Lt H F Burton 19 Dec 1936  
Fg Off C R D Stewart  6 Mar 1939  
Fg Off M C F Mee 17 Aug 1938  
Fg Off Patrick G Jameson 25 Dec 1936 later A/Cdre
Fg Off W T Scott 25 Dec 1936  
Fg Off I R Gleed 25 Dec 1936  
Plt Off H R Hamilton  7 Aug 1937  
Plt Off J W Lydall 27 Nov 1937  
Plt Off R P Plummer 19 Feb 1938  
Plt Off H H Knight 27 Mar 1938  
Plt Off R M J Cowles  8 Jan 1938  
Plt Off L G B Bunker 17 Jan 1939  
Plt Off P J Frost 19 Feb 1939  
APO P W Lefevre 17 Dec 1938
APO J F Drummond 14 Jan 1939
Warrant Officer
WO F Dalton  5 Jan 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

[Jul 1937 | Jul 1938 | Jan 1939 | Apr 1939 | May 1939]

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