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No 211 Sqn Personnel, aircraft and locations


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

Reformed Mildenhall on 24 June 1937.

July 1937

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Audax (from Jul 1937) RAF Mildenhall Bomber Command/No 3 (Bomber) Group

Hawker Audax

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr R J A Ford Officer Commanding,

Source - July 1937 Air Force List

Movement Date Location
2 Sep 1937 Grantham
12 May 1938 Helwan

July 1938

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hind (from Aug 1937) RAF Helwan RAF Middle East

Hawker Hind of No 211 Squadron

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr

Sidney H Ware

29 Mar 1938 Officer Commanding, later A/Cdre
Flt Lt D P Barclay 13 Jan 1938  
Fg Off R H Spencer  5 Apr 1938  
Fg Off A T Irvine  7 Aug 1937  
Fg Off G D Jones  1 Jul 1937  
Plt Off G O Mills 28 Jun 1937  
Plt Off G G Storey  1 Jul 1937  
Plt Off D G Boehm 24 Jun 1937  
Plt Off A L Farrington 27 Nov 1937  
Plt Off R A Couchman 23 Oct 1937  
Plt Off W H Edwards  8 Jan 1938  

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10 Airman Pilots

Warrant Officers
WO I A Justice 25 Apr 1938  
WO I W H York 25 Apr 1938

Source - July 1938 Air Force List

Movement Date Location
18 Jul 1938 Ramleh
29 Sep 1938 Helwan

January 1939

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

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Flt Lt D P Barclay 13 Jan 1938  
Flt Lt R H Spencer  5 Apr 1938  
Fg Off G D Jones  1 Jul 1937  
Fg Off G O Mills 28 Jun 1937  
Fg Off G G Storey  1 Jul 1937  
Fg Off D G Boehm 24 Jun 1937  
Plt Off A L Farrington 27 Nov 1937  
Plt Off R A Couchman 23 Oct 1937  
Plt Off W H Edwards  8 Jan 1938  
Plt Off C P R Collier 10 Sep 1938  
Warrant Officers
WO A Justice 30 Sep 1938  
WO W H York 30 Sep 1938
WO F Butler 30 Sep 1938  
WO J B K Chapman 26 Apr 1938  

Source - January 1939 Air Force List

Movement Date Location
31 Jan 1939 Ismailia

April 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hind

Bristol Blenheim I (from Apr 1939)

RAF Ismailia RAF Middle East

Bristol Blenheim I of No 211Squadron

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr

Sidney H Ware

29 Nov 1938 Officer Commanding, later A/Cdre
Flt Lt R H Spencer  5 Apr 1938  
Fg Off G D Jones  1 Jul 1937  
Fg Off G O Mills 28 Jun 1937  
Fg Off D G Boehm 24 Jun 1937  
Plt Off A L Farrington 27 Nov 1937  
Plt Off R A Couchman 23 Oct 1937  
Plt Off W H Edwards  8 Jan 1938  
Plt Off C P R Collier 10 Sep 1938  
Plt Off Patrick Burnett  9 Jan 1939 later A/Cdre
Warrant Officers
WO A W Green 10 May 1938  
WO W H York 30 Sep 1938
WO F Butler 30 Sep 1938  

Source - April 1939 Confidential Air Force List

May 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hind (until May 1939)

Bristol Blenheim I

RAF Ismailia RAF Middle East

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr

Sidney H Ware

29 Nov 1938 Officer Commanding, later A/Cdre
Sqn Ldr J W B Judge 27 Feb 1939  
Flt Lt R H Spencer  5 Apr 1938  
Fg Off G D Jones  1 Jul 1937  
Fg Off G O Mills 28 Jun 1937  
Fg Off D G Boehm 24 Jun 1937  
Fg Off Patrick Burnett  9 Jan 1939 later A/Cdre
Plt Off A L Farrington 27 Nov 1937  
Plt Off W H Edwards  8 Jan 1938  
Plt Off C P R Collier 10 Sep 1938  
Warrant Officers
WO A W Green 10 May 1938  
WO W H York 30 Sep 1938
WO F Butler 30 Sep 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

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

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