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No 905 (County of Surrey) (Balloon) Sqn Personnel and locations


[Jan 1939| Apr 1939 | May 1939]

Formed at No 2 Balloon Centre, Hook, Surbiton on 16 May 1938 as No 905 (Balloon) (County of Surrey) Squadron as part of the Auxiliary Air Force.  Auxiliary Air Force Officers shown in italics.

January 1939

Balloon Centre Command/Group
No 2 Balloon Centre, Hook, Surbiton Balloon Command/No 30 (Balloon) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr W G Horne  5 Jul 1938 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt E M Thompson 16 May 1938  
Flt Lt J C W MacBryan  5 Jul 1938  
Flt Lt M G Begg  5 Jul 1938 MC
Fg Off G J Scaramanga  5 Jul 1938 DFC
APO E G Bunce-Phillips  5 Jul 1938  

Source - January 1939 Air Force List

April 1939

Balloon Centre Command/Group
No 2 Balloon Centre, Hook, Surbiton Balloon Command/No 30 (Balloon) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Hon A/Cdre Sir Connop Guthrie  7 Mar 1939 Honorary Air Commodore, Bt, KBE
Sqn Ldr W G Horne  5 Jul 1938 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt E M Thompson 16 May 1938 RAFO
Flt Lt J C W MacBryan  5 Jul 1938  
Flt Lt M G Begg  5 Jul 1938 MC
Fg Off G J Scaramanga  5 Jul 1938 DFC
Fg Off Sir John C P Millbanke  5 Sep 1938 Bart
Fg Off E G Bunce-Phillips  5 Jul 1938  
Lt A G Forbes   Assistant Adjutant, later RAF
APO Sir Anthony E W Weldon  5 Sep 1938 Bart
APO G A Lawson  9 Nov 1938  
Medical Branch
Flt Lt R G Smith  3 Nov 1938 MRCS, LRCP

Source - April 1939 Confidential Air Force List

May 1939

Balloon Centre Command/Group
No 2 Balloon Centre, Hook, Surbiton Balloon Command/No 30 (Balloon) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Hon A/Cdre Sir Connop Guthrie  7 Mar 1939 Honorary Air Commodore, Bt, KBE
Sqn Ldr W G Horne  5 Jul 1938 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt E M Thompson 16 May 1938 RAFO
Flt Lt J C W MacBryan  5 Jul 1938  
Flt Lt M G Begg  5 Jul 1938 MC
Fg Off G J Scaramanga  5 Jul 1938 DFC
Fg Off Sir John C P Millbanke  5 Sep 1938 Bart
Fg Off E G Bunce-Phillips  5 Jul 1938  
Lt A G Forbes   Assistant Adjutant, later RAF
APO Sir Anthony E W Weldon  5 Sep 1938 Bart
APO G A Lawson  9 Nov 1938  
Medical Branch
Flt Lt R G Smith  3 Nov 1938 MRCS, LRCP

Source - May 1939 Confidential Air Force List

[Jan 1939| Apr 1939 | May 1939]

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