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RAF Digby Personnel


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

Date Unit To/From/Formed
9 Nov 1937 No 73 Sqn From Debden
15 Nov 1937 No 46 Sqn From Kenley

July 1938

County Command/Group Units
Scopwick, Lincolnshire Fighter Command/No 12 (Fighter) Group
  • SHQ

  • No 46 (Fighter) Squadron

  • No 73 (Fighter) Squadron

 

Rank Name Date Notes

Station HQ

Wg Cdr C Crawford  9 Aug 1937 Officer Commanding
Plt Off R A C Kent 10 Jun 1938  
Flt Lt F T McElwee   Adjutant, RAFO
Flt Lt H J A Williams   RAFO

Equipment Branch

Fg Off F B King 21 Oct 1937  
Maj (Ret) G H Ruse    

Accountant Branch

Fg Off A F B Waller  2 Aug 1937  
Maj (Ret) T O Wilkinson    

Medical Branch

Fg Off A M Weston  1 May 1938 MB, BCh (Cantab), MRCS, LRCP

Education Officer

Mr E H Otty   Grade III, MA

Warrant Officers

WO J V Edwards 25 Nov 1937  
WO F Dalton  8 Dec 1937  
WO R Tibbey 24 Jan 1938  
WO J L McKenzie 13 Sep 1937  

 

Source - July 1938 Air Force List

January 1939

County Command/Group Units
Scopwick, Lincolnshire Fighter Command/No 12 (Fighter) Group
  • SHQ

  • No 46 (Fighter) Squadron

  • No 73 (Fighter) Squadron

 

Rank Name Date Notes

Station HQ

Sqn Ldr H L Rough  3 Oct 1938 Officer Commanding (Acting), DFC
Plt Off R A C Kent 10 Jun 1938  
Flt Lt F T McElwee   Adjutant, RAFO
Capt F G B Reynolds   late RAF

Equipment Branch

Fg Off F B King 21 Oct 1937  
Plt Off M G Lees  3 Oct 1938  

Accountant Branch

Fg Off A F B Waller  2 Aug 1937  
Maj (Ret) T O Wilkinson    

Medical Branch

Fg Off A M Weston  1 May 1938 MB, BCh (Cantab), MRCS, LRCP

Education Officer

Mr E H Otty   Grade III, MA

Warrant Officers

WO J V Edwards 25 Nov 1937  
WO F Dalton  8 Dec 1937  
WO S G Dawson 27 May 1938  
WO A J Akhurst  7 Dec 1937

Source - January 1939 Air Force List

April 1939

County Command/Group Units
Scopwick, Lincolnshire Fighter Command/No 12 (Fighter) Group
  • SHQ

  • No 46 (Fighter) Squadron

  • No 73 (Fighter) Squadron

 

Rank Name Date Notes

Station HQ

Wg Cdr J B H Rogers 28 Dec 1938 Officer Commanding
Sqn Ldr H L Rough  3 Oct 1938 DFC
Flt Lt J A Robinson  2 Dec 1938 Signals duties
Plt Off T H T Forshaw  2 Feb 1939  
Flt Lt F T McElwee   Adjutant, RAFO
Capt F G B Reynolds   late RAF

Equipment Branch

Fg Off F B King 21 Oct 1937  
Fg Off M G Lees  3 Oct 1938  
APO L G Clayton  1 Feb 1939  

Accountant Branch

Fg Off A F B Waller  2 Aug 1937  
Maj (Ret) T O Wilkinson    

Medical Branch

Flt Lt R M Outfin 18 Feb 1939 IMSSA

Education Officer

Mr E H Otty   Grade III, MA, EdB

Warrant Officers

WO J V Edwards 25 Nov 1937  
WO S G Dawson 27 May 1938  
WO A J Akhurst  7 Dec 1937

Source - April 1939 Confidential Air Force List

May 1939

County Command/Group Units
Scopwick, Lincolnshire Fighter Command/No 12 (Fighter) Group
  • SHQ

  • No 46 (Fighter) Squadron

  • No 73 (Fighter) Squadron

 

Rank Name Date Notes

Station HQ

Wg Cdr J B H Rogers 28 Dec 1938 Officer Commanding
Sqn Ldr H L Rough  3 Oct 1938 DFC
Flt Lt J A Robinson  2 Dec 1938 Signals duties
Plt Off T H T Forshaw  2 Feb 1939  
Flt Lt F T McElwee   Adjutant, RAFO
Capt F G B Reynolds   late RAF

Equipment Branch

Fg Off F B King 21 Oct 1937  
APO L G Clayton  1 Feb 1939  

Accountant Branch

Fg Off A F B Waller  2 Aug 1937  
Maj (Ret) T O Wilkinson    

Medical Branch

Flt Lt R M Outfin 18 Feb 1939 IMSSA

Education Officer

Mr E H Otty   Grade III, MA, EdB

Warrant Officers

WO J V Edwards 25 Nov 1937  
WO S G Dawson 27 May 1938  
WO A J Akhurst  7 Dec 1937

Source - May 1939 Confidential Air Force List

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