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No 106 Sqn Personnel, aircraft and locations


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

Reformed at Abingdon on  1 June 1938 from 'A' Flight of No 15 Squadron

July 1938

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hind (until Jul 1938)

Fairey Battle I (from Jul 1938)

RAF Abingdon Bomber Command/No 1 (Bomber) Group

Hawker Hind

Battle I of No 106 Squadron

Rank Name Date Notes
Fg Off S Hook  1 Jun 1938  
Fg Off C E Johnson  1 Jun 1938  
Plt Off M C Wells  1 Jun 1938  
Plt Off R J Oxley  1 Jun 1938  
Plt Off R N Collins  1 Jun 1938  
APO A F Adie  1 Jun 1938  
APO A C Dier  1 Jun 1938  
APO M G Lewis  1 Jun 1938  

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2 Airman Pilots

Source - July 1938 Air Force List

Movement Date Location
 1 Sep 1938 Thornaby
26 Sep 1938 Grantham
14 Oct 1938 Thornaby

January 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Fairey Battle I RAF Thornaby Bomber Command/No 5 (Bomber) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr

Walter C Sheen

19 Sep 1938 Officer Commanding, later AVM
Fg Off C E Johnson  1 Jun 1938  
Fg Off R J Oxley  1 Jun 1938  
Fg Off P J S Shaughnessy 12 Sep 1938  
Plt Off R N Collins  1 Jun 1938  
Plt Off J A Pimlott    
Plt Off T H Boylan  9 Jul 1938  
Plt Off H K Gibson  9 Jul 1938  
Plt Off A C Dier  1 Jun 1938  
Plt Off M G Lewis  1 Jun 1938  
Plt Off A F Adie  1 Jun 1938  
Plt Off L J Ashfield 20 Aug 1938  
Plt Off K J A Johnstone 20 Aug 1938  
Plt Off D B Lowe 20 Aug 1938  

Source - January 1939 Air Force List

April 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Fairey Battle I (until May 1939) RAF Thornaby Bomber Command/No 5 (Bomber) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr

Walter C Sheen

19 Sep 1938 Officer Commanding, later AVM
Fg Off C E Johnson  1 Jun 1938  
Fg Off R J Oxley  1 Jun 1938  
Fg Off P J S Shaughnessy 12 Sep 1938  
Fg Off R N Collins  1 Jun 1938  
Plt Off A C Dier  1 Jun 1938  
Plt Off M G Lewis  1 Jun 1938  
Plt Off T H Boylan  9 Jul 1938  
Plt Off H K Gibson  9 Jul 1938  
Plt Off L J Ashfield 20 Aug 1938  
Plt Off K J A Johnstone 20 Aug 1938  
Plt Off D B Lowe 20 Aug 1938  
Plt Off M G Homer 17 Dec 1938  
Plt Off T C Murray 17 Dec 1938  
Plt Off R S Jephson 28 Jan 1939  
Plt Off P Ward Hunt 28 Jan 1939  
APO J H Sichert 17 Dec 1938  
Warrant Officer
WO P Honey  5 Jan 1939  

Source - April 1939 Confidential Air Force List

May 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Handley Page Hampden (from May 1939)

Avro Anson I (from May 1939)

RAF Thornaby Bomber Command/No 5 (Bomber) Group

Anson I

Hampden I of No 106 Squadron (April 1940)

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr

Walter C Sheen

19 Sep 1938 Officer Commanding, later AVM
Fg Off C E Johnson  1 Jun 1938  
Fg Off R J Oxley  1 Jun 1938  
Fg Off P J S Shaughnessy 12 Sep 1938  
Fg Off R N Collins  1 Jun 1938  
Plt Off A C Dier  1 Jun 1938  
Plt Off M G Lewis  1 Jun 1938  
Plt Off T H Boylan  9 Jul 1938  
Plt Off H K Gibson  9 Jul 1938  
Plt Off L J Ashfield 20 Aug 1938  
Plt Off K J A Johnstone 20 Aug 1938  
Plt Off D B Lowe 20 Aug 1938  
Plt Off M G Homer 17 Dec 1938  
Plt Off T C Murray 17 Dec 1938  
Plt Off R S Jephson 28 Jan 1939  
Plt Off P Ward Hunt 28 Jan 1939  
Plt Off J Clift 11 Mar 1939  
APO J H Sichert 17 Dec 1938  
APO C E Hattersley 11 Mar 1939  
APO A Webster 11 Mar 1939  
Warrant Officer
WO P Honey  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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