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No 113 Sqn Personnel, aircraft and locations


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

Reformed at Upper Heyford on18 May 1937.

July 1937

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hind RAF Upper Heyford Bomber Command/No 1 (Bomber) Group

Hawker Hind of No 113 Squadron

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr

Gilbert Bartholomew

27 May 1937 Officer Commanding, later A/Cdre
APO Robert N Bateson  4 Jun 1937 later AVM
APO R R Helsby  4 Jun 1937  
APO B A Mitchell  1 Jun 1937  

Source - July 1937 Air Force List

Movement Date Location
31 Aug 1937 Grantham
30 Apr 1938 en-route to Egypt
11 May 1938 Heliopolis

July 1938

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hind RAF Heliopolis RAF Middle East

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr F G Cator  1 Jan 1938 Officer Commanding,
Fg Off J W Dallamore  1 Apr 1938  
Fg Off James R Gordon-Finlayson  1 Apr 1938 later AVM
Plt Off R R Helsby  4 Jun 1937  
Plt Off R T Chisholm 30 Jun 1937  
Plt Off C G Saunders  7 Aug 1937  
Plt Off Robert N Bateson  4 Jun 1937 later AVM
Plt Off A P Williams  7 Aug 1937  
Plt Off D F J Willis 23 Oct 1937  
Plt Off J D V Porter 27 Nov 1937  

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10 Airman Pilots

Equipment Branch
Plt Off J S Atkinson 28 Mar 1938  
Warrant Officer
WO I E D Deane 25 Apr 1938 MM

Source - July 1938 Air Force List

Movement Date Location
29 Sep 1938 Mersa Matruh
11 Oct 1938 Heliopolis

January 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hind RAF Heliopolis RAF Middle East

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr F G Cator  1 Jan 1938 Officer Commanding,
Act Flt Lt J W Dallamore  1 Apr 1938  
Fg Off James R Gordon-Finlayson  1 Apr 1938 later AVM
Act Fg Off Robert N Bateson  4 Jun 1937 later AVM
Plt Off R T Chisholm 30 Jun 1937  
Plt Off A P Williams  7 Aug 1937  
Plt Off D F J Willis 23 Oct 1937  
Plt Off J D V Porter 27 Nov 1937  
Plt Off D S Anderson 10 Sep 1938  
Plt Off V T H Frith 10 Sep 1938  
Plt Off B E Peck 10 Sep 1938  
Equipment Branch
Plt Off J S Atkinson 28 Mar 1938  
Warrant Officers
WO T Roberts  6 Jul 1938  
WO W A Booth 26 Apr 1938  
WO G W Grayson 26 Apr 1938  

Source - January 1939 Air Force List

April 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hind RAF Heliopolis RAF Middle East

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr F G Cator  1 Jan 1938 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt J W Dallamore  1 Apr 1938  
Act Fg Off Robert N Bateson  4 Jun 1937 later AVM
Plt Off R T Chisholm 30 Jun 1937  
Plt Off A P Williams  7 Aug 1937  
Plt Off D F J Willis 23 Oct 1937  
Plt Off J D V Porter 27 Nov 1937  
Plt Off D S Anderson 10 Sep 1938  
Plt Off V T H Frith 10 Sep 1938  
Plt Off B E Peck 10 Sep 1938  
APO K G Lamb 21 Dec 1938  
Equipment Branch
Plt Off J S Atkinson 28 Mar 1938  
Warrant Officers
WO T Roberts  6 Jul 1938  
WO W A Booth 26 Apr 1938  
WO G W Grayson 26 Apr 1938  

Source - April 1939 Confidential Air Force List

Movement Date Location
21 Apr 1939 El Daba
21 May 1939 Heliopolis

May 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hind RAF Heliopolis RAF Middle East

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr

Gerald B Keily

27 Feb 1939 Officer Commanding; later A/Cdre
Flt Lt J W Dallamore  1 Apr 1938  
Act Flt Lt Robert N Bateson  4 Jun 1937 later AVM
Plt Off R T Chisholm 30 Jun 1937  
Plt Off A P Williams  7 Aug 1937  
Plt Off D F J Willis 23 Oct 1937  
Plt Off J D V Porter 27 Nov 1937  
Plt Off D S Anderson 10 Sep 1938  
Plt Off V T H Frith 10 Sep 1938  
Plt Off B E Peck 10 Sep 1938  
Plt Off K G Lamb 21 Dec 1938  
Equipment Branch
Plt Off J S Atkinson 28 Mar 1938  
Warrant Officers
WO W A Booth 26 Apr 1938  
WO G W Grayson 26 Apr 1938  

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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