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No 902 (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 902 (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 Rt Hon Baron Ventry 30 Aug 1938 Honorary Air Commodore
Flt Lt A H Allen  1 Sep 1938  
Flt Lt R A Hodgson  5 Jul 1938  
Flt Lt J G Hudson  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off Philip L Lincoln  5 Jul 1938 later A/Cdre
Fg Off C D Kershaw 16 Sep 1938  
Fg Off C E Harvey 19 Sep 1938  
Fg Off G F McIvor 19 Sep 1938  
Fg Off TR Bird  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off F L Ingall 28 Oct 1938  
APO G Carlton  3 Nov 1938  
APO V S Butler  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 Rt Hon Baron Ventry 30 Aug 1938 Honorary Air Commodore
Sqn Ldr Philip L Lincoln  5 Jul 1938 Officer Commanding, DSO, MC; later A/Cdre
Flt Lt A H Allen  1 Sep 1938  
Flt Lt R A Hodgson  5 Jul 1938  
Flt Lt J G Hudson  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off C D Kershaw 16 Sep 1938  
Fg Off C E Harvey 19 Sep 1938  
Fg Off G F McIvor 19 Sep 1938  
Fg Off TR Bird  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off F L Ingall 28 Oct 1938  
APO G Carlton  3 Nov 1938  
APO V S Butler  4 Nov 1938  
APO H Mills  9 Dec 1938  
Medical Branch
Fg Off N R Smith  3 Nov 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 Rt Hon Baron Ventry 30 Aug 1938 Honorary Air Commodore
Sqn Ldr Philip L Lincoln  5 Jul 1938 Officer Commanding, DSO, MC; later A/Cdre
Flt Lt A H Allen  1 Sep 1938  
Flt Lt R A Hodgson  5 Jul 1938  
Flt Lt J G Hudson  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off C D Kershaw 16 Sep 1938  
Fg Off C E Harvey 19 Sep 1938  
Fg Off G F McIvor 19 Sep 1938  
Fg Off TR Bird  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off F L Ingall 28 Oct 1938  
APO G Carlton  3 Nov 1938  
APO V S Butler  4 Nov 1938  
APO H Mills  9 Dec 1938  
Medical Branch
Fg Off N R Smith  3 Nov 1938 MRCS, LRCP

Source - May 1939 Confidential Air Force List

[Jan 1939| Apr 1939 | May 1939]

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