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No 614 (County of Glamorgan) Sqn Personnel, aircraft and locations


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

Formed on 1 June 1937 at Pengam Moors 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.

July 1937

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hind Cardiff Airport (Pengam Moors) Bomber Command/No 6 (Auxiliary) Group

Hawker Hind

Rank Name Date Notes
Flt Lt R G C Morgan-Smith  1 Jun 1937

Source - July 1937 Air Force List

July 1938

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hind

Hawker Hector (from Apr 1938)

Cardiff Airport (Pengam Moors) Bomber Command/No 6 (Auxiliary) Group

Hawker Hector

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr R Cadman  8 Jun 1937 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt R G C Morgan-Smith  1 Jun 1937  
Flt Lt H M W Thomas-Ferrand 12 Jul 1937  
Plt Off M L Edwards 16 Aug 1937  
Plt Off N S Merrett 17 Aug 1937  
Plt Off P Farr 18 Aug 1937  
Plt Off R R Arnold 28 Sep 1937  
Plt Off J Alexander 28 Sep 1937  
Plt Off P M V Lysaght 28 Sep 1937  
Plt Off R O Rhys 28 Sep 1937  
Plt Off R E C Cadman 15 Oct 1937 Admin duties
Equipment Branch
Flt Lt W B Frederick 30 Aug 1937  
Medical Branch
Flt Lt I R Jones 13 Apr 1937 MRCS, LRCP

Source - July 1938 Air Force List

January 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hind

Hawker Hector

Cardiff Airport (Pengam Moors) Fighter Command/No 22 (Army Co-operation) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr R Cadman  8 Jun 1937 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt H M W Thomas-Ferrand 12 Jul 1937  
Fg Off D C R Macdonald 10 Dec 1938  
Plt Off M L Edwards 16 Aug 1937  
Plt Off N S Merrett 17 Aug 1937  
Plt Off P Farr 18 Aug 1937  
Plt Off R R Arnold 28 Sep 1937  
Plt Off J Alexander 28 Sep 1937  
Plt Off P M V Lysaght 28 Sep 1937  
Plt Off R O Rhys 28 Sep 1937  
Plt Off R E C Cadman 15 Oct 1937 Admin duties
Plt Off W L Drummond  2 May 1938  
Plt Off J D Rollinson  3 May 1938  
Plt Off A G Pallot  4 May 1938  
Plt Off R G England  5 May 1938  
Plt Off H N Ross 20 Jun 1938  
Equipment Branch
Flt Lt W B Frederick 30 Aug 1937  
Accountant Branch
Plt Off P S Potter 22 Aug 1938  
Medical Branch
Flt Lt I R Jones 13 Apr 1937 MRCS, LRCP

Source - January 1939 Air Force List

April 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hind

Hawker Hector

Cardiff Airport (Pengam Moors) Fighter Command/No 22 (Army Co-operation) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr R Cadman  8 Jun 1937 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt R C F Lister  2 Jan 1939  
Fg Off D C R Macdonald 10 Dec 1938  
Plt Off M L Edwards 16 Aug 1937  
Plt Off N S Merrett 17 Aug 1937  
Plt Off P Farr 18 Aug 1937  
Plt Off R R Arnold 28 Sep 1937  
Plt Off J Alexander 28 Sep 1937  
Plt Off P M V Lysaght 28 Sep 1937  
Plt Off R O Rhys 28 Sep 1937  
Plt Off R E C Cadman 15 Oct 1937 Admin duties
Plt Off W L Drummond  2 May 1938  
Plt Off J D Rollinson  3 May 1938  
Plt Off A G Pallot  4 May 1938  
Plt Off R G England  5 May 1938  
Plt Off H N Ross 20 Jun 1938  
Equipment Branch
Flt Lt W B Frederick 30 Aug 1937  
Accountant Branch
Plt Off P S Potter 22 Aug 1938  
Medical Branch
Flt Lt I R Jones 13 Apr 1937 MRCS, LRCP
Warrant Officer
WO W A Easdown 26 Sep 1938  

Source - April 1939 Confidential Air Force List

May 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hind

Hawker Hector

Cardiff Airport (Pengam Moors) Fighter Command/No 22 (Army Co-operation) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr R Cadman  8 Jun 1937 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt R C F Lister  2 Jan 1939  
Plt Off D F H Smith 27 Mar 1939 later A/Cdre
Plt Off M L Edwards 16 Aug 1937  
Plt Off N S Merrett 17 Aug 1937  
Plt Off P Farr 18 Aug 1937  
Plt Off R R Arnold 28 Sep 1937  
Plt Off J Alexander 28 Sep 1937  
Plt Off P M V Lysaght 28 Sep 1937  
Plt Off R O Rhys 28 Sep 1937  
Plt Off R E C Cadman 15 Oct 1937 Admin duties
Plt Off W L Drummond  2 May 1938  
Plt Off J D Rollinson  3 May 1938  
Plt Off A G Pallot  4 May 1938  
Plt Off R G England  5 May 1938  
Plt Off H N Ross 20 Jun 1938  
Equipment Branch
Flt Lt W B Frederick 30 Aug 1937  
Accountant Branch
Plt Off P S Potter 22 Aug 1938  
Medical Branch
Flt Lt I R Jones 13 Apr 1937 MRCS, LRCP
Warrant Officer
WO W A Easdown 26 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

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