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No 610 Sqn Personnel, aircraft and locations


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

Formed at Hendon on 10 February 1936 as part of the Auxiliary Air Force.  It was manned by part time Auxiliary Air Force personnel assisted by a small permanent staff.  Auxiliary Air Force Officers shown in italics.

Movement Date Location
16 Apr 1936 Hooton Park

July 1936

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hart RAF Hooton Park ADGB/No 6 (Auxiliary) Group

Hart Fighter

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr I R Parker 10 Feb 1936 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt J A C Stratton 10 Feb 1936  
Plt Off A T Smith  9 Apr 1936  
Warrant Officer
WO I D Stacey  5 Apr 1936  

Source - July 1936 Air Force List

July 1937

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hart RAF Hooton Park Bomber Command/No 6 (Auxiliary) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr I R Parker 10 Feb 1936 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt J A C Stratton 10 Feb 1936  
Flt Lt J W A Hunnard 13 Jul 1936  
Plt Off A T Smith  9 Apr 1936  
Plt Off J K Wilson 14 Jun 1936  
Plt Off M C Topham  9 Oct 1936 Armament duties
Plt Off E B B Smith 22 Sep 1936  
Plt Off A R J Medcalf 23 Sep 1936  
Plt Off D S Wilson 24 Oct 1936  
Plt Off G L Chambers  1 Mar 1937  
Plt Off W H C Warner  7 May 1937  
Equipment Branch
Flt Lt A H Graham  1 Apr 1937  

Source - July 1937 Air Force List

July 1938

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hind (from May 1938) RAF Hooton Park Bomber Command/No 6 (Auxiliary) Group

Hawker Hind

Rank Name Date Notes
Hon A/Cdre Sir William Bromley-Davenport  5 Apr 1938 Honorary Air Commodore, KCB, CMG, CBE, DSO, TD
Sqn Ldr I R Parker 10 Feb 1936 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt T F U Lang  4 Mar 1938  
Flt Lt B J Paul 19 Mar 1938  
Fg Off G M T Kerr  3 Jul 1937  
Fg Off A T Smith  9 Apr 1936  
Fg Off J K Wilson 14 Jun 1936  
Fg Off A R J Medcalf 23 Sep 1936  
Fg Off E B B Smith 22 Sep 1936  
Plt Off M C Topham  9 Oct 1936  
Plt Off D S Wilson 24 Oct 1936  
Plt Off G L Chambers  1 Mar 1937  
Plt Off W H C Warner  7 May 1937  
Plt Off J H C Albrecht 10 May 1937 Admin duties
Plt Off P J Davies-Cooke  1 Jul 1937  
Plt Off C R Prichard  6 Jul 1937  
Plt Off A D Graham 23 Apr 1938  
Plt Off P G Lamb 23 Apr 1938  
Equipment Branch
Flt Lt A H Graham  1 Apr 1937  
Accountant Branch
Plt Off T A Mason  3 Feb 1938  

Source - July 1938 Air Force List

January 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hind RAF Hooton Park Bomber Command/No 6 (Auxiliary) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Hon A/Cdre Sir William Bromley-Davenport  5 Apr 1938 Honorary Air Commodore, KCB, CMG, CBE, DSO, TD
Sqn Ldr I R Parker 10 Feb 1936 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt T F U Lang  4 Mar 1938  
Flt Lt B J Paul 19 Mar 1938  
Fg Off G M T Kerr  3 Jul 1937  
Fg Off A T Smith  9 Apr 1936  
Fg Off J K Wilson 14 Jun 1936  
Fg Off A R J Medcalf 23 Sep 1936  
Fg Off E B B Smith 22 Sep 1936  
Fg Off D S Wilson 24 Oct 1936  
Plt Off M C Topham  9 Oct 1936  
Plt Off G L Chambers  1 Mar 1937  
Plt Off W H C Warner  7 May 1937  
Plt Off J H C Albrecht 10 May 1937 Admin duties
Plt Off P J Davies-Cooke  1 Jul 1937  
Plt Off C R Prichard  6 Jul 1937  
Plt Off A D Graham 23 Apr 1938  
Plt Off P G Lamb 23 Apr 1938  
Equipment Branch
Flt Lt A H Graham  1 Apr 1937  
Accountant Branch
Plt Off T A Mason  3 Feb 1938  

Source - January 1939 Air Force List

April 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hind RAF Hooton Park Fighter Command/No 12 (Fighter) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Hon A/Cdre Sir William Bromley-Davenport  5 Apr 1938 Honorary Air Commodore, KCB, CMG, CBE, DSO, TD
Sqn Ldr I R Parker 10 Feb 1936 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt B J Paul 19 Mar 1938  
Fg Off G M T Kerr  3 Jul 1937  
Fg Off A T Smith  9 Apr 1936  
Fg Off J K Wilson 14 Jun 1936  
Fg Off A R J Medcalf 23 Sep 1936  
Fg Off E B B Smith 22 Sep 1936  
Fg Off D S Wilson 24 Oct 1936  
Fg Off M C Topham  9 Oct 1936  
Fg Off G L Chambers  1 Mar 1937  
Fg Off W H C Warner  7 May 1937  
Plt Off P J Davies-Cooke  1 Jul 1937  
Plt Off C R Prichard  6 Jul 1937  
Plt Off T A Mason  3 Feb 1938  
Plt Off P G Lamb 23 Apr 1938  
Equipment Branch
Flt Lt A H Graham  1 Apr 1937  
Accountant Branch
Plt Off J H C Albrecht 10 May 1937  

Source - April 1939 Confidential Air Force List

May 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hind RAF Hooton Park Fighter Command/No 12 (Fighter) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Hon A/Cdre Sir William Bromley-Davenport  5 Apr 1938 Honorary Air Commodore, KCB, CMG, CBE, DSO, TD
Sqn Ldr I R Parker 10 Feb 1936 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt B J Paul 19 Mar 1938  
Fg Off G M T Kerr  3 Jul 1937  
Fg Off A T Smith  9 Apr 1936  
Fg Off J K Wilson 14 Jun 1936  
Fg Off A R J Medcalf 23 Sep 1936  
Fg Off E B B Smith 22 Sep 1936  
Fg Off D S Wilson 24 Oct 1936  
Fg Off M C Topham  9 Oct 1936  
Fg Off G L Chambers  1 Mar 1937  
Fg Off W H C Warner  7 May 1937  
Fg Off C R Prichard  6 Jul 1937  
Plt Off I B Westmacott 27 Mar 1939  
Plt Off T A Mason  3 Feb 1938  
Plt Off P G Lamb 23 Apr 1938  
Equipment Branch
Flt Lt A H Graham  1 Apr 1937  
Accountant Branch
Plt Off J H C Albrecht 10 May 1937  

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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