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RAF Nairobi Personnel


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

Date Unit To/From/Formed
15 Dec 1936 No 223 Sqn Formed

July 1938

Country Command/Group Units
Kenya RAF Middle East
  • SHQ

  • No 223 (Bomber) Squadron

 

Rank Name Date Notes

Station HQ

Sqn Ldr R T Taaffe  1 Mar 1938 Officer Commanding

Equipment Branch

Fg Off H Stones  1 Mar 1938  

Accountant Branch

Act Flt Lt (Fg Off) W M Lyons  1 Mar 1938  

Medical Branch

Flt Lt J C Blair  1 Mar 1938 MB, ChB

 

Source - July 1938 Air Force List

January 1939

Country Command/Group Units
Kenya RAF Middle East
  • SHQ

  • No 223 (Bomber) Squadron

 

Rank Name Date Notes

Station HQ

Wg Cdr

Gerald S Shaw

24 Nov 1938 Officer Commanding, later A/Cdre
Sqn Ldr R T Taaffe  1 Mar 1938  
Fg Off A M Bentley 16 May 1938  

Equipment Branch

Fg Off H Stones  1 Mar 1938  

Accountant Branch

Flt Lt W M Lyons  1 Mar 1938  

Medical Branch

Flt Lt J C Blair  1 Mar 1938 MB, ChB

Commissioned Engineer Officer

Fg Off E H McDonald  6 Aug 1938  

Education Officer

Capt (TA) H G E Davis  5 Aug 1938 Grade III, MA, FCS

Warrant Officers

WO E D Deane 25 Jun 1938 MM
WO A J Cornish 25 Jun 1938  

Source - January 1939 Air Force List

April 1939

Country Command/Group Units
Kenya RAF Middle East
  • SHQ

  • No 223 (Bomber) Squadron

 

Rank Name Date Notes

Station HQ

Wg Cdr

Gerald S Shaw

24 Nov 1938 Officer Commanding, later A/Cdre
Fg Off A M Bentley 16 May 1938  
Flt Lt W H E Tew   Adjutant, RAFO

Equipment Branch

Act Flt Lt H Stones  1 Mar 1938

Accountant Branch

Flt Lt W M Lyons  1 Mar 1938  

Medical Branch

Flt Lt J C Blair  1 Mar 1938 MB, ChB

Commissioned Engineer Officer

Fg Off E H McDonald  6 Aug 1938  

Education Officer

Capt (TA) H G E Davis  5 Aug 1938 Grade III, MA, FCS

Warrant Officers

WO E D Deane 25 Jun 1938 MM
WO A J Cornish 25 Jun 1938  

Source - April 1939 Confidential Air Force List

May 1939

Country Command/Group Units
Kenya RAF Middle East
  • SHQ

  • No 223 (Bomber) Squadron

 

Rank Name Date Notes

Station HQ

Wg Cdr

Gerald S Shaw

24 Nov 1938 Officer Commanding, later A/Cdre
Fg Off A M Bentley 16 May 1938  
Flt Lt W H E Tew   Adjutant, RAFO

Equipment Branch

Act Flt Lt H Stones  1 Mar 1938

Accountant Branch

Flt Lt W M Lyons  1 Mar 1938  

Medical Branch

Flt Lt J C Blair  1 Mar 1938 MB, ChB

Commissioned Engineer Officer

Fg Off E H McDonald  6 Aug 1938  

Education Officer

Capt (TA) H G E Davis  5 Aug 1938 Grade III, MA, FCS

Warrant Officers

WO E D Deane 25 Jun 1938 MM

Source - May 1939 Confidential Air Force List

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

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