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No 908 (County of Essex) (Balloon) Sqn Personnel and locations


[Jan 1939| Apr 1939 | May 1939]

Formed at No 4 Balloon Centre, Chigwell, Essex on 16 May 1938 as No 908 (Balloon) (County of Essex) Squadron as part of the Auxiliary Air Force.  Auxiliary Air Force Officers shown in italics.

January 1939

Balloon Centre Command/Group
No 4 Balloon Centre, Chigwell, Essex Balloon Command/No 30 (Balloon) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr P L Dyson-Skinner  5 Jul 1938 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt J W Martin 15 Sep 1938  
Fg Off J E D Benham  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off J M W Omand  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off W Courtenay  5 Jul 1938 MM
APO L P Bonnet  5 Jul 1938  

Source - January 1939 Air Force List

April 1939

Balloon Centre Command/Group
No 4 Balloon Centre, Chigwell, Essex Balloon Command/No 30 (Balloon) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr P L Dyson-Skinner  5 Jul 1938 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt J W Martin 15 Sep 1938  
Fg Off J E D Benham  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off J M W Omand  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off W Courtenay  5 Jul 1938 MM
Fg Off A W Kay  5 Sep 1938  
Fg Off A E N Morris 10 Nov 1938  
Fg Off J S Saxby 10 Nov 1938  
Fg Off O O Sayers 10 Nov 1938  
APO L P Bonnet  5 Jul 1938  
APO V G E Gardner 10 Nov 1938  
Medical Branch
Fg Off G A H Norman 10 Nov 1938 MB, BS, MRCS, LRCP

Source - April 1939 Confidential Air Force List

May 1939

Balloon Centre Command/Group
No 4 Balloon Centre, Chigwell, Essex Balloon Command/No 30 (Balloon) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr P L Dyson-Skinner  5 Jul 1938 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt J W Martin 15 Sep 1938  
Flt Lt J E D Benham  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off J M W Omand  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off W Courtenay  5 Jul 1938 MM
Fg Off A W Kay  5 Sep 1938  
Fg Off A E N Morris 10 Nov 1938  
Fg Off J S Saxby 10 Nov 1938  
Fg Off O O Sayers 10 Nov 1938  
Fg Off L P Bonnet  5 Jul 1938  
Fg Off J H Leach   RAFO
APO V G E Gardner 10 Nov 1938  
Medical Branch
Fg Off G A H Norman 10 Nov 1938 MB, BS, MRCS, LRCP

Source - May 1939 Confidential Air Force List

[Jan 1939| Apr 1939 | May 1939]

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