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Department of the Air Member for Training - Personnel July 1942


Act AM

Alfred G R Garrod

Air Member for Training, OBE, MC, DFC; later ACM  8 Jul 1940
Mr E W Hawken Private Secretary  
Directorate of Operational Training

Edwin S Goodwin

Director, AFC; later AVM 25 Mar 1941
Gp Capt

Henry D O'Neill

Deputy Director, AFC, later A/Cdre  4 Aug 1941
Lt Col

H B Bird

Deputy Director 23 Feb 1942
Gp Capt

A O Lewis-Roberts

DFC 23 Feb 1942
Wg Cdr R S Bruce MBE  8 May 1942
Wg Cdr A E J Pratt   22 Oct 1940
Wg Cdr R V McIntyre    6 May 1942
Wg Cdr R G Kellett DSO, DFC 14 Jul 1941
Wg Cdr Peter T Philpott later AVM 16 Jan 1942
Sqn Ldr P D O Vaux   29 Dec 1941
Sqn Ldr J D Irving OBE, MC 10 Jan 1940
Sqn Ldr G C O Key DFC 20 Jun 1941
Sqn Ldr G I Fry    9 Aug 1941
Flt Lt B H Godfrey    8 May 1940
Flt Lt N E Williams DFC  1 May 1941
Flt Lt D F Wilson   10 Jun 1942
Flt Lt L H Kay    6 Jan 1942
Flt Lt W D G Watkins DFM  4 Feb 1942
Fg Off F T Harris   14 Aug 1941
Fg Off A A Willis MC 16 Dec 1940
Fg Off J F Willatt    6 Apr 1942
Mr W Gordon-Williams Special Appointment  
Mr R W Todd Higher Clerical Officer  
Mr A H Meaby Acting Higher Clerical Officer  
Mr F J Spurgeon Acting Higher Clerical Officer  
Directorate of Flying Training

Hon Ralph A Cochrane

Director, CBE, AFC; later ACM 21 Oct 1940
Gp Capt Clifford W Busk Deputy Director, MC, AFC; later A/Cdre 30 Sep 1940
Gp Capt

Leonard K Barnes

Deputy Director, MBE; later A/Cdre 10 Dec 1940
Gp Capt E A Healy   10 Jul 1942
Wg Cdr Guy Bearne later AVM  3 Oct 1940
Wg Cdr C A Watt   16 Mar 1942
Wg Cdr F D Terdrey OBE  9 Dec 1940
Wg Cdr J Goodhart   14 Oct 1941
Wg Cdr Richard T Gething AFC; later A/Cdre  3 Apr 1942
Wg Cdr J N Jaques   10 Sep 1941
Wg Cdr R E Dupont   11 Nov 1941
Lt Cdr J E Burstall Attached, RN  
Flt Lt C P R Collier    1 Dec 1941
Flt Lt S G Fenwick    1 Jun 1942
Fg Off R S C Cater   13 Feb 1942
Fg Off H F Payne   17 Oct 1941
Fg Off C H Bell OBE 6 Mar 1940
Fg Off S F Darby   11 Jun 1941
Fg Off D C L Love   21 Jul 1941
Fg Off L M Heritage    4 Oct 1941
Fg Off D H Elletson   21 Dec 1940
Fg Off D W Phillips    7 Jan 1941
Fg Off W T Jones   25 Apr 1941
Fg Off F C Chichester   11 Feb 1941
Fg Off R C Graham    1 Jun 1942
Fg Off M V Spurway   22 Apr 1942
Fg Off G de H Vaisey   27 Mar 1942
Fg Off A M Lester    1 Jan 1942
Fg Off G W Blake    4 Apr 1941
Fg Off J C F Horner    4 Apr 1941
Fg Off H R Hall RNZAF 18 Nov 1941
Plt Off R D S Carpendale    6 Jun 1941
Plt Off H S latham   27 Jun 1941
Plt Off C P Clark    1 Sep 1941
Plt Off G A Chalk   24 Nov 1941
Plt Off T H Harris   13 May 1942
Sqn Ldr (Ret) H Cockerell OBE  
Mr R G Silk Acting Higher Clerical Officer  
Directorate of Technical Training
Gp Capt

Horace Gordon-Dean

Director, AFC; later A/Cdre 27 Dec 1941
Gp Capt

Gerald P H Carter

Deputy Director; later A/Cdre  1 May 1941
Gp Capt H Nelson Deputy Director  1 Sep 1925
Wg Cdr L H Stewart   28 Jun 1937
Wg Cdr R J Carvell   18 Apr 1941
Wg Cdr S Lugg    1 Sep 1941
Sqn Ldr T A Tindle   24 May 1940
Flt Lt A Gillespie   10 Sep 1940
Flt Lt A J Carver   10 Dec 1941
Flt Lt C M Williams   27 Dec 1941
Flt Lt J M Blake   12 Sep 1940
Fg Off F J Balcombe   11 Aug 1941
Fg Off A G Beese   22 Oct 1940
Fg Off B V Greasly   18 Aug 1941
Fg Off P J Gouldson   29 Sep 1941
Fg Off A G Lankester   26 Apr 1941
ASO M B Parsons WAAF  2 Apr 1942
Flt Lt (Ret) J Sutherland MBE  
Mr F E Ford Acting Higher Clerical Officer  
Administrative Training
Brig-Gen H A Jones MC, CBE  
Sqn Ldr E A Simson AFC  8 Jun 1942
Flt Lt G R C Baker   24 Sep 1940
Flt Lt G H S Webber    1 Jan 1941
Directorate of The Air Training Corps
Mr W W Wakefield Director, MP  
Gp Capt R S Sugden AFC 29 Mar 1941
Wg Cdr R A Hall   12 Jan 1942
Flt Lt J B Acres    9 Feb 1942
Fg Off E R Guest   13 Apr 1942
Fg Off F D Kerr    6 Jan 1942
Mr R C Chilver Acting Principal  
Mr F R F Scott Temporary Administrative Officer  
Miss V Morewood Temporary Administrative Assistant  
Miss E M Bird Temporary Administrative Assistant  
Mr J A Earthy Acting Staff Officer  
Mr W C Hollamby Acting Higher Clerical Officer (On loan from another Government Dept)
Training Progress
Mr M S Laing Head of Training Progress Staff  
Mr J A Hone Training Progress Officer  
Mr R H Ford Assistant Training Progress Officer  
Mr J P Winckworth Assistant Training Progress Officer  
Mr P Evers-Swindell Assistant Training Progress Officer  
Mr F E Richmond Special Appointment  
Fg Off E G Plum   24 Jul 1940
Miss K Teggart Acting Higher Clerical Officer (On loan from another Government Dept)
Training Methods
Prof E A Bott Adviser on Training Methods  
Prof C R Myer Assistant Adviser on Training Methods  

Source - July 1942 Air Force Listn.

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