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No 901 (County of London) (Balloon) Sqn Personnel and locations


[Jan 1939| Apr 1939 | May 1939]

Formed at No 1 Balloon Centre, Kidbrooke on 16 May 1938 as No 901 (Balloon) (County of London) Squadron as part of the Auxiliary Air Force.  Auxiliary Air Force Officers shown in italics.

January 1939

Balloon Centre Command/Group
No 1 Balloon Centre, Kidbrooke Balloon Command/No 30 (Balloon) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Hon A/Cdre The Rt Hon Sir Kingsley Wood 27 Sep 1938 Honorary Air Commodore, MP
Sqn Ldr J S Wheelwright 16 May 1938 Officer Commanding, DSC
Flt Lt D W Morrish 16 May 1938  
Flt Lt W C Titheradge  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off R A Cooksey  5 Jul 1938 TD
Fg Off C F Lamb  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off A R Hind  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off W V Dumbreck  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off J F Hart  4 Nov 1938 DSC
Fg Off H W Hailstone  4 Nov 1938  
Fg Off S S Gates  4 Nov 1938  
Fg Off K H F Veasey  4 Nov 1938  

Source - January 1939 Air Force List

April 1939

Balloon Centre Command/Group
No 1 Balloon Centre, Kidbrooke Balloon Command/No 30 (Balloon) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Hon A/Cdre The Rt Hon Sir Kingsley Wood 27 Sep 1938 Honorary Air Commodore, MP
Sqn Ldr J S Wheelwright 16 May 1938 Officer Commanding, DSC
Flt Lt D W Morrish 16 May 1938 RAFO
Flt Lt W C Titheradge  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off R A Cooksey  5 Jul 1938 TD
Fg Off C F Lamb  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off A R Hind  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off W V Dumbreck  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off J F Hart  4 Nov 1938 DSC
Fg Off H W Hailstone  4 Nov 1938  
Fg Off E G Titheradge  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off S S Gates  4 Nov 1938  
Fg Off K H F Veasey  4 Nov 1938  
Medical Branch
Flt Lt E L Martin 26 Sep 1938 MRCS, LRCP

Source - April 1939 Confidential Air Force List

May 1939

Balloon Centre Command/Group
No 1 Balloon Centre, Kidbrooke Balloon Command/No 30 (Balloon) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Hon A/Cdre The Rt Hon Sir Kingsley Wood 27 Sep 1938 Honorary Air Commodore, MP
Sqn Ldr J S Wheelwright 16 May 1938 Officer Commanding, DSC
Flt Lt D W Morrish 16 May 1938 RAFO
Flt Lt W C Titheradge  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off R A Cooksey  5 Jul 1938 TD
Fg Off C F Lamb  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off A R Hind  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off W V Dumbreck  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off J F Hart  4 Nov 1938 DSC
Fg Off H W Hailstone  4 Nov 1938  
Fg Off E G Titheradge  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off S S Gates  4 Nov 1938  
Fg Off K H F Veasey  4 Nov 1938  
Medical Branch
Flt Lt E L Martin 26 Sep 1938 MRCS, LRCP
Warrant Officer
WO F F Dunlop 31 Aug 1938  

Source - May 1939 Confidential Air Force List

[Jan 1939| Apr 1939 | May 1939]

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