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No 214 Sqn Personnel, aircraft and locations


[Jul 1934 | Jul 1935 | Jul 1936 | Jul 1937 | Jul 1938 | Jan 1939 | Apr 1939 | May 1939]

Reformed at Boscombe Down on 16 September 1935 from 'B' Flight of No 9 Squadron.

Movement Date Location
15 Oct 1935 Andover

July 1936

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Vickers Virginia X RAF Andover ADGB/No 3 (Bomber) Group

Virginia X

Rank Name Date Notes
Wg Cdr David F Lucking 19 Sep 1935 Officer Commanding, later A/Cdre
Sqn Ldr C H Brill 30 Mar 1936  
Fg Off Robert G Coventry 16 Sep 1935  
Fg Off Arthur W B Barrett 16 Sep 1935  
Fg Off John J McCarthy 16 Sep 1935  
Plt Off Richard E Dupont 21 Oct 1935  
Plt Off C R Hart 19 May 1936  
Plt Off T G W Appleby  1 Jun 1936  
Plt Off R D Stubbs  4 Mar 1936  
Plt Off C J K Hutchins  4 Mar 1936  
Plt Off B D Sellick  4 Mar 1936  

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7 Airman Pilots

Source - July 1936 Air Force List

Movement Date Location
1 Oct 1936 Scampton
19 Apr 1937 Feltwell

July 1937

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Handley Page Harrow (from Jan 1937) RAF Feltwell Bomber Command/No 3 (Bomber) Group

Harrow II of No 214 Squadron

Rank Name Date Notes
Wg Cdr David F Lucking 19 Sep 1935 Officer Commanding, later A/Cdre
Sqn Ldr H J Walker 31 May 1937  
Sqn Ldr

Hugh A Constantine

 2 Jun 1937 later ACM
Fg Off Richard E Dupont 21 Oct 1935  
Plt Off B D Sellick  4 Mar 1936  
Plt Off H E Bufton 19 Dec 1936  
Plt Off J M Griffith Jones 10 Jan 1937  
APO A J Madge 22 May 1937  

-

6 Airman Pilots

Source - July 1937 Air Force List

July 1938

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Handley Page Harrow RAF Feltwell Bomber Command/No 3 (Bomber) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Wg Cdr O C Bryson 29 Oct 1937 Officer Commanding, MC, DFC, AM
Sqn Ldr J F F Pain 29 Jan 1938  
Sqn Ldr

Hugh A Constantine

 2 Jun 1937 later ACM
Fg Off B D Sellick  4 Mar 1936  
Plt Off H E Bufton 19 Dec 1936  
Plt Off J M Griffith Jones 10 Jan 1937  
Plt Off C L Gilbert 30 Jun 1937  
Plt Off E J Carter  7 Aug 1937  
Plt Off D H Lowe 30 Jun 1937  
Plt Off K W Kaufmann 22 May 1937  
Plt Off L M Craigie Halkett  4 Sep 1937  
Plt Off J B Murray 30 Jun 1937  
Plt Off R C Dundas 30 Jan 1938  
Plt Off H W Poultney  7 Aug 1937  
Plt Off R C Simmons  7 Aug 1937  
Plt Off F L H Eddison  4 Sep 1937  
Plt Off P C Pickard  4 Sep 1937  
Plt Off J F Ritchie 27 Nov 1937  
Plt Off J P Trewby 27 Nov 1937  
Plt Off J H Nicholson 27 Mar 1938  
Plt Off M F Briden  8 Jan 1938  
Plt Off G F Irving  8 Jan 1938  
Plt Off J R Appleton  8 Jan 1938  
Plt Off P R O'Connor 27 Nov 1937  

-

11 Airman Pilots

Source - July 1938 Air Force List

January 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Handley Page Harrow RAF Feltwell Bomber Command/No 3 (Bomber) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Wg Cdr W Sanderson 28 Nov 1938 Officer Commanding, AFC
Sqn Ldr D S Allan 10 Oct 1938  
Sqn Ldr

Hugh A Constantine

 2 Jun 1937 later ACM
Fg Off B D Sellick  4 Mar 1936  
Fg Off H E Bufton 19 Dec 1936  
Fg Off J M Griffith Jones 10 Jan 1937  
Fg Off C L Gilbert 30 Jun 1937  
Fg Off K W Kaufmann 22 May 1937  
Plt Off E J Carter  7 Aug 1937  
Plt Off D H Lowe 30 Jun 1937  
Plt Off L M Craigie Halkett  4 Sep 1937  
Plt Off H W Poultney  7 Aug 1937  
Plt Off R C Simmons  7 Aug 1937  
Plt Off F L H Eddison  4 Sep 1937  
Plt Off J F Ritchie 27 Nov 1937  
Plt Off J P Trewby 27 Nov 1937  
Plt Off J H Nicholson 27 Mar 1938  
Plt Off M F Briden  8 Jan 1938  
Plt Off G F Irving  8 Jan 1938  
Plt Off P R O'Connor 27 Nov 1937  
Plt Off J F Sharp  9 Jul 1938  
Plt Off H A Innes 17 Sep 1938  
Plt Off J A Pritchard  7 Nov 1938  
APO J F Grady 29 Oct 1938  

Source - January 1939 Air Force List

April 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Handley Page Harrow RAF Feltwell Bomber Command/No 3 (Bomber) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Wg Cdr W Sanderson 28 Nov 1938 Officer Commanding, AFC
Sqn Ldr A R Glencross 21 Mar 1939  
Sqn Ldr P I Harris  6 Feb 1939  
Fg Off B D Sellick  4 Mar 1936  
Fg Off H E Bufton 19 Dec 1936  
Fg Off C L Gilbert 30 Jun 1937  
Fg Off J M Griffith Jones 10 Jan 1937  
Fg Off K W Kaufmann 22 May 1937  
Fg Off E J Carter  7 Aug 1937  
Plt Off L M Craigie Halkett  4 Sep 1937  
Plt Off H W Poultney  7 Aug 1937  
Plt Off F L H Eddison  4 Sep 1937  
Plt Off J F Ritchie 27 Nov 1937  
Plt Off J P Trewby 27 Nov 1937  
Plt Off J H Nicholson 27 Mar 1938  
Plt Off M F Briden  8 Jan 1938  
Plt Off G F Irving  8 Jan 1938  
Plt Off P R O'Connor 27 Nov 1937  
Plt Off J F Sharp  9 Jul 1938  
Plt Off H A Innes 17 Sep 1938  
Plt Off J A Pritchard  7 Nov 1938  
Plt Off P R S Filleul 17 Dec 1938  
Plt Off H Parkinson 17 Dec 1938  

Source - April 1939 Confidential Air Force List

May 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Handley Page Harrow

Vickers Wellington I (from May 1939)

RAF Feltwell Bomber Command/No 3 (Bomber) Group

Wellington I of No 214 Squadron

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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