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No 602 (City of Glasgow) Sqn Personnel, aircraft and locations


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August 1936

Source - August 1936 Air Force List

Formed on 12 September 1925 at Renfrew as part of the Auxiliary Air Force.  It was manned by part time Auxiliary Air Force personnel assisted by a small permanent staff.  Auxiliary Air Force Officers shown in italics.

March 1926

 

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Avro 504

De Havilland DH9A

Renfrew HQ Special Reserve and Auxiliary Air Force

DH 9A

Avro 504K

Avro 504N

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr James D Latta  1 Feb 1926 Officer Commanding, MC
Flt Lt Gilbert Martyn 14 Sep 1925  
Stores Branch
Fg Off Horatio Sleigh 15 Sep 1925

Source - March 1926 Air Force List

July 1926

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Avro 504

De Havilland DH9A

Renfrew HQ Special Reserve and Auxiliary Air Force

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr James D Latta  1 Feb 1926 Officer Commanding, MC
Flt Lt Gilbert Martyn 14 Sep 1925  
Stores Branch
Fg Off Horatio Sleigh 15 Sep 1925
Medical Branch
Flt Lt John C H Allan 20 Apr 1926 MB

Source - July 1925 Air Force List

December 1926

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Avro 504

De Havilland DH9A

Renfrew, Scotland

Town HQ - Jardine Street, Glasgow

HQ Special Reserve and Auxiliary Air Force

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr James D Latta  1 Feb 1926 Officer Commanding, MC
Flt Lt Gilbert Martyn 14 Sep 1925  
Plt Off Colin A S Parker  6 Jul 1926  
Plt Off James P Drew 15 Jul 1926  
Stores Branch
Fg Off Horatio Sleigh 15 Sep 1925
Accountant Branch
Plt Off Harold G Davidson 15 Jul 1926
Medical Branch
Flt Lt John C H Allan 20 Apr 1926 MB

Source - December 1926 Air Force List

July 1927

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Avro 504

De Havilland DH9A

Renfrew, Scotland

Town HQ - Jardine Street, Glasgow

ADGB/Air Defence Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr John Fullerton 6 May 1927 Officer Commanding
Flt Lt Gilbert Martyn 14 Sep 1925  
Plt Off Colin A S Parker  6 Jul 1926  
Plt Off James P Drew 15 Jul 1926  
Plt Off David F McIntyre 20 Apr 1927  
Stores Branch
Fg Off James W Mitchell 18 Jan 1927
Accountant Branch
Plt Off Harold G Davidson 15 Jul 1926
Medical Branch
Flt Lt John C H Allan 20 Apr 1926 MB

Source - July 1927 Air Force List

July 1928

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Avro 504

Fairey Fawn

Renfrew, Scotland

Town HQ - 49 Coplaw Street, Glasgow

ADGB/No 1 Air Defence Group

Fairey Fawn

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr John Fullerton 6 May 1927 Officer Commanding
Flt Lt Gilbert Martyn 14 Sep 1925  
Fg Off Terence H Finney 11 Dec 1927  
Plt Off Colin A S Parker  6 Jul 1926  
Plt Off David F McIntyre 20 Apr 1927  
Plt Off Douglas and Clydesdale, Marquess of  4 Jul 1927  
Plt Off Andrew D Farquhar 17 Aug 1927  
Plt Off William H Mitchell  1 Nov 1927  
Plt Off James K Horsburgh 14 Mar 1928  
Plt Off Robert Faulds  5 Apr 1928  
Plt Off Andrew D McNab 12 Apr 1928  
Stores Branch
Fg Off James W Mitchell 18 Jan 1927
Accountant Branch
Plt Off James R Stewart 21 Dec 1927
Medical Branch
Flt Lt John C H Allan 20 Apr 1926 MB

Source - July 1928 Air Force List

September 1928

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Avro 504

Fairey Fawn

Renfrew, Scotland

Town HQ - 49 Coplaw Street, Glasgow

ADGB/No 1 Air Defence Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr John Fullerton 6 May 1927 Officer Commanding
Flt Lt Gilbert Martyn 14 Sep 1925  
Fg Off Terence H Finney 11 Dec 1927  
Fg Off James S Lennox  1 Mar 1928  
Plt Off Colin A S Parker  6 Jul 1926  
Plt Off David F McIntyre 20 Apr 1927  
Plt Off Douglas and Clydesdale, Marquess of  4 Jul 1927  
Plt Off Andrew D Farquhar 17 Aug 1927  
Plt Off William H Mitchell  1 Nov 1927  
Plt Off James K Horsburgh 14 Mar 1928  
Plt Off Robert Faulds  5 Apr 1928  
Plt Off Andrew D McNab 12 Apr 1928  
Plt Off Andrew H C Gibson 21 May 1928  
Plt Off Denys H Back 21 May 1928  
Plt Off John S Feather 18 Jul 1928  
Stores Branch
Fg Off James W Mitchell 18 Jan 1927
Accountant Branch
Plt Off James R Stewart 21 Dec 1927
Medical Branch
Flt Lt John C H Allan 20 Apr 1926 MB

Source - September 1928 Air Force List

July 1929

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Avro 504

Fairey Fawn

Renfrew, Scotland

Town HQ - 49 Coplaw Street, Glasgow

ADGB/No 1 Air Defence Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr John Fullerton 6 May 1927 Officer Commanding
Flt Lt

John Whitford

 4 Feb 1929 later AVM
Fg Off Philip R Barwell 19 Dec 1928  
Fg Off James S Lennox  1 Mar 1928  
Fg Off David F McIntyre 20 Apr 1927  
Fg Off Douglas and Clydesdale, Marquess of  4 Jul 1927  
Fg Off Andrew D Farquhar 17 Aug 1927  
Fg Off William H Mitchell  1 Nov 1927  
Plt Off Colin A S Parker  6 Jul 1926  
Plt Off James K Horsburgh 14 Mar 1928  
Plt Off Andrew D McNab 12 Apr 1928  
Plt Off Andrew H C Gibson 21 May 1928  
Plt Off Denys H Back 21 May 1928  
Plt Off John S Feather 18 Jul 1928  
Stores Branch
Fg Off James W Mitchell 18 Jan 1927
Accountant Branch
Plt Off James R Stewart 21 Dec 1927
Medical Branch
Flt Lt John C H Allan 20 Apr 1926 MB
Chaplains Branch
Rev Frederick A Stewart  8 Jan 1929 MA, BD

Source - July 1929 Air Force List

July 1930

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Avro 504

Westland Wapiti (from Jul 1929)

Renfrew, Scotland

Town HQ - 49 Coplaw Street, Glasgow

ADGB/No 1 Air Defence Group

Wapiti IIA of No 602 Squadron

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr John Fullerton 6 May 1927 Officer Commanding
Flt Lt

John Whitford

 4 Feb 1929 later AVM
Flt Lt James S Lennox  1 Mar 1928  
Flt Lt David F McIntyre 20 Apr 1927  
Flt Lt Douglas and Clydesdale, Marquess of  4 Jul 1927  
Flt Lt John S Feather 18 Jul 1928  
Fg Off Andrew D Farquhar 17 Aug 1927  
Fg Off William H Mitchell  1 Nov 1927  
Fg Off James K Horsburgh 14 Mar 1928  
Fg Off Andrew D McNab 12 Apr 1928  
Fg Off Denys H Back 21 May 1928  
Plt Off Colin A S Parker  6 Jul 1926  
Plt Off David L Lloyd 21 Apr 1929  
Plt Off Frank G Murray 29 May 1929  
Plt Off Brian C H Ogilvie 11 Dec 1929  
Plt Off Harold Land 27 Feb 1930 Killed in a flying accident - 7 Mar 1931
Stores Branch
Fg Off Albert J Redman 27 Nov 1929 DFC
Accountant Branch
Plt Off James R Stewart 21 Dec 1927
Medical Branch
Flt Lt John C H Allan 20 Apr 1926 MB
Chaplains Branch
Rev Frederick A Stewart  8 Jan 1929 MA, BD

Source - July 1930 Air Force List

August 1930

Source - August 1930 Air Force List

September 1930

Source - September 1930 Air Force List

October 1930

Source - October 1930 Air Force List

November 1930

Source - November 1930 Air Force List

December 1930

Source - December 1930 Air Force List

July 1931

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Avro 504

Westland Wapiti

Renfrew, Scotland

Town HQ - 49 Coplaw Street, Glasgow

ADGB/No 1 Air Defence Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Douglas and Clydesdale, Marquess of  4 Jul 1927 Officer Commanding, MP
Flt Lt

John Whitford

 4 Feb 1929 later AVM
Flt Lt James S Lennox  1 Mar 1928  
Flt Lt David F McIntyre 20 Apr 1927  
Flt Lt Andrew D Farquhar 17 Aug 1927  
Fg Off William H Mitchell  1 Nov 1927  
Fg Off James K Horsburgh 14 Mar 1928  
Fg Off Andrew D McNab 12 Apr 1928  
Fg Off John S Feather 18 Jul 1928  
Fg Off Ivor A Critchley  1 Jun 1931  
Plt Off Colin A S Parker  6 Jul 1926  
Plt Off Brian C H Ogilvie 11 Dec 1929  
Plt Off Tom E Smith 13 Jun 1930  
Plt Off James H Hodge 30 Mar 1931  
Stores Branch
Fg Off Albert J Redman 27 Nov 1929 DFC
Accountant Branch
Plt Off James O Buchanan  1 Oct 1930
Medical Branch
Flt Lt John C H Allan 20 Apr 1926 MB
Dr W E Tellett   Honorary Consulting Surgeon, MD, MB, ChB

Source - July 1931 Air Force List

July 1932

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group

Westland Wapiti

Renfrew, Scotland

Town HQ - 49 Coplaw Street, Glasgow

ADGB/No 1 Air Defence Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Marquess of Douglas and Clydesdale,  4 Jul 1927 Officer Commanding, MP
Flt Lt

George S Hodson

 7 Oct 1931 AFC; later AVM
Flt Lt Andrew D Farquhar 17 Aug 1927  
Flt Lt Andrew D McNab 12 Apr 1928  
Fg Off Ivor A Critchley  1 Jun 1931  
Fg Off James K Horsburgh 14 Mar 1928  
Fg Off John S Feather 18 Jul 1928  
Fg Off Brian C H Ogilvie 11 Dec 1929  
Fg Off Tom E Smith 13 Jun 1930  
Plt Off James H Hodge 30 Mar 1931  
Plt Off Andrew Rintoul 26 Jun 1931  
Plt Off Donald W Law  6 Jul 1931  
Plt Off Charles M B Renshaw 30 Jan 1932  
Plt Off Edward A Howell  9 Apr 1932  
Stores Branch
Fg Off Ronald B Horstmann  5 Oct 1931
Accountant Branch
Plt Off James O Buchanan  1 Oct 1930
Medical Branch
Flt Lt John C H Allan 20 Apr 1926 MB
Dr W E Tellett   Honorary Consulting Surgeon, MD, MB, ChB
Chaplains Branch
Rev Lewis A Sutherland 11 May 1931  

Source - July 1932 Air Force List

July 1933

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group

Westland Wapiti

Hawker Hart (from Feb 1933

Renfrew, Scotland

Town HQ - 49 Coplaw Street, Glasgow

ADGB/No 1 Air Defence Group

Hawker Hart of No 602 Squadron

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Marquess of Douglas and Clydesdale,  4 Jul 1927 Officer Commanding, MP
Flt Lt

George S Hodson

 7 Oct 1931 AFC; later AVM
Flt Lt David F McIntyre 20 Apr 1927  
Flt Lt Andrew D Farquhar 17 Aug 1927  
Flt Lt Andrew D McNab 12 Apr 1928  
Fg Off John S Feather 18 Jul 1928  
Fg Off Brian C H Ogilvie 11 Dec 1929  
Fg Off Tom E Smith 13 Jun 1930  
Plt Off James H Hodge 30 Mar 1931  
Fg Off Andrew Rintoul 26 Jun 1931  
Plt Off Donald W Law  6 Jul 1931  
Plt Off Charles M B Renshaw 30 Jan 1932  
Plt Off Edward A Howell  9 Apr 1932  
Plt Off Alastair M Grant 12 Mar 1933  
Stores Branch
Fg Off Ronald B Horstmann  5 Oct 1931
Medical Branch
Flt Lt John C H Allan 20 Apr 1926 MB
Dr W E Tellett   Honorary Consulting Surgeon, MD, MB, ChB
Chaplains Branch
Rev Lewis A Sutherland 11 May 1931  
Warrant Officers - 2nd Class
WO II Albert V Ebert 14 May 1931  

Source - July 1933 Air Force List

January 1934

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Hart Renfrew, Scotland

Town HQ - 49 Coplaw Street, Glasgow

ADGB/No 1 Air Defence Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Marquess of Douglas and Clydesdale,  4 Jul 1927 Officer Commanding, MP
Flt Lt

George S Hodson

 7 Oct 1931 AFC; later AVM
Flt Lt David F McIntyre 20 Apr 1927  
Flt Lt Andrew D Farquhar 17 Aug 1927  
Flt Lt Andrew D McNab 12 Apr 1928  
Fg Off Willim R A Matheson  6 Jun 1933  
Fg Off John S Feather 18 Jul 1928  
Fg Off Brian C H Ogilvie 11 Dec 1929  
Fg Off Tom E Smith 13 Jun 1930  
Fg Off James H Hodge 30 Mar 1931  
Fg Off Andrew Rintoul 26 Jun 1931  
Fg Off Donald W Law  6 Jul 1931  
Fg Off Edward A Howell  9 Apr 1932  
Fg Off Charles M B Renshaw 30 Jan 1932  
Plt Off Alastair M Grant 12 Mar 1933  
Plt Off Kenneth E Kennedy 10 Jul 1933  
Plt Off George C Pinkerton 18 Oct 1933  
Stores Branch
Fg Off Ronald B Horstmann  5 Oct 1931
Medical Branch
Flt Lt John C H Allan 20 Apr 1926 MB
Dr W E Tellett   Honorary Consulting Surgeon, MD, MB, ChB
Chaplains Branch
Rev Lewis A Sutherland 11 May 1931  
Warrant Officer - 2nd Class
WO II Albert V Ebert 14 May 1931  

Source - January 1934 Air Force List

July 1934

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group

Hawker Hart

Renfrew, Scotland

Town HQ - 49 Coplaw Street, Glasgow

ADGB/No 1 Air Defence Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Marquess of Douglas and Clydesdale,  4 Jul 1927 Officer Commanding, MP
Flt Lt

George S Hodson

 7 Oct 1931 AFC; later AVM
Flt Lt David F McIntyre 20 Apr 1927  
Flt Lt Andrew D Farquhar 17 Aug 1927  
Flt Lt Andrew D McNab 12 Apr 1928  
Fg Off

Anthony D Selway

12 Jun 1934 later AM
Fg Off John S Feather 18 Jul 1928  
Fg Off Brian C H Ogilvie 11 Dec 1929  
Fg Off Tom E Smith 13 Jun 1930  
Fg Off James H Hodge 30 Mar 1931  
Fg Off Andrew Rintoul 26 Jun 1931  
Fg Off Donald W Law  6 Jul 1931  
Fg Off Edward A Howell  9 Apr 1932  
Plt Off Alastair M Grant 12 Mar 1933  
Plt Off Kenneth E Kennedy 10 Jul 1933  
Plt Off George C Pinkerton 18 Oct 1933  
Plt Off Edmund V N Bell  1 Dec 1933  
Plt Off Marcus Robinson  8 May 1934  
Stores Branch
Fg Off Ronald B Horstmann  5 Oct 1931
Medical Branch
Flt Lt John C H Allan 20 Apr 1926 MB
Dr W E Tellett   Honorary Consulting Surgeon, MD, MB, ChB
Chaplains Branch
Rev Lewis A Sutherland 11 May 1931  

Source - July 1934 Air Force List

July 1935

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group

Hawker Hart

Renfrew, Scotland

Town HQ - 49 Coplaw Street, Glasgow

ADGB/No 1 Air Defence Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Marquess of Douglas and Clydesdale,  4 Jul 1927 Officer Commanding, AFC, MP
Flt Lt

George S Hodson

 7 Oct 1931 AFC; later AVM
Flt Lt

Anthony D Selway

12 Jun 1934 later AM
Flt Lt David F McIntyre 20 Apr 1927  
Flt Lt Andrew D Farquhar 17 Aug 1927  
Fg Off John S Feather 18 Jul 1928  
Fg Off Tom E Smith 13 Jun 1930  
Fg Off James H Hodge 30 Mar 1931  
Fg Off Andrew Rintoul 26 Jun 1931  
Fg Off Alastair M Grant 12 Mar 1933  
Fg Off George C Pinkerton 18 Oct 1933  
Fg Off Edmund V N Bell  1 Dec 1933  
Plt Off Marcus Robinson  8 May 1934  
Plt Off John M Sherwell 26 Jun 1934  
Plt Off Alexander V R Johnstone  3 May 1935 later AVM
Stores Branch
Fg Off Ronald B Horstmann  5 Oct 1931
Medical Branch
Flt Lt John C H Allan 20 Apr 1926 MB
Dr W E Tellett   Honorary Consulting Surgeon, MD, MB, ChB
Chaplains Branch
Rev Lewis A Sutherland 11 May 1931  

Source - July 1935 Air Force List

July 1936

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group

Hawker Hind (from Jun 1936)

Renfrew, Scotland

Town HQ - 49 Coplaw Street, Glasgow

ADGB/No 6 (Auxiliary) Group

Hawker Hind of No 602 Squadron

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Marquess of Douglas and Clydesdale,  4 Jul 1927 Officer Commanding, AFC, MP
Flt Lt

Anthony D Selway

12 Jun 1934 later AM
Flt Lt David F McIntyre 20 Apr 1927  
Flt Lt Andrew D Farquhar 17 Aug 1927  
Flt Lt John S Feather 18 Jul 1928  
Fg Off J G Macintyre 21 Apr 1936  
Fg Off Andrew Rintoul 26 Jun 1931  
Fg Off Alastair M Grant 12 Mar 1933  
Fg Off George C Pinkerton 18 Oct 1933  
Fg Off Edmund V N Bell  1 Dec 1933  
Fg Off Marcus Robinson  8 May 1934  
Plt Off Alexander V R Johnstone  3 May 1935 later AVM
Plt Off John R Hawkes 28 May 1935  
Plt Off John D Urie 21 Jun 1935  
Plt Off Reginald T Muspratt-Williams 16 Aug 1935  
Plt Off R F Boyd  2 Nov 1935  
Medical Branch
Flt Lt John C H Allan 20 Apr 1926 MB
Dr W E Tellett   Honorary Consulting Surgeon, MD, MB, ChB
Chaplains Branch
Rev Lewis A Sutherland 11 May 1931  

Source - July 1936 Air Force List

July 1937

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group

Hawker Hind

Renfrew, Scotland

Town HQ - 49 Coplaw Street, Glasgow

Bomber Command/No 2 (Bomber) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Hon A/Cdre The Rt Hon Baron Stonehaven 22 Sep 1936 Honorary Air Commodore, PC, GCMG, DSO
Sqn Ldr David F McIntyre 20 Apr 1927 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt H R Dale  6 Nov 1936  
Flt Lt N H J Tindal  7 Jun 1937  
Flt Lt Andrew D Farquhar 17 Aug 1927  
Flt Lt John S Feather 18 Jul 1928  
Flt Lt James H Hodge 30 Mar 1931 Admin duties
Flt Lt Andrew Rintoul 26 Jun 1931  
Fg Off Alastair M Grant 12 Mar 1933  
Fg Off George C Pinkerton 18 Oct 1933  
Fg Off Edmund V N Bell  1 Dec 1933  
Fg Off Marcus Robinson  8 May 1934  
Fg Off Alexander V R Johnstone  3 May 1935 later AVM
Fg Off John R Hawkes 28 May 1935  
Fg Off John D Urie 21 Jun 1935  
Plt Off Reginald T Muspratt-Williams 16 Aug 1935  
Plt Off R F Boyd  2 Nov 1935  
Plt Off C H MacLean 16 May 1936  
Plt Off P J Ferguson 16 Jul 1936  
Plt Off D M Jack  8 Nov 1936  
Plt Off A A McKellar  8 Nov 1936  
Equipment Branch
Flt Lt E A Palmer   MC
Medical Branch
Flt Lt John C H Allan 20 Apr 1926 MB
Dr G Dalziel   Honorary Consulting Surgeon, MB, ChB, FRFPS
Chaplains Branch
Rev Lewis A Sutherland 11 May 1931  
Warrant Officers
WO J McFarlane 17 Jan 1934  

Source - July 1937 Air Force List

July 1938

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group

Hawker Hind

Renfrew, Scotland

Town HQ - 49 Coplaw Street, Glasgow

Bomber Command/No 2 (Bomber) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Hon A/Cdre The Rt Hon Baron Stonehaven 22 Sep 1936 Honorary Air Commodore, PC, GCMG, DSO
Sqn Ldr Andrew D Farquhar 17 Aug 1927 Officer Commanding,
Sqn Ldr H R Dale  6 Nov 1936  
Flt Lt N H J Tindal  7 Jun 1937  
Flt Lt John S Feather 18 Jul 1928  
Flt Lt George C Pinkerton 18 Oct 1933  
Flt Lt Edmund V N Bell  1 Dec 1933 Admin duties
Flt Lt Marcus Robinson  8 May 1934  
Fg Off Alexander V R Johnstone  3 May 1935 later AVM
Fg Off John D Urie 21 Jun 1935  
Fg Off R F Boyd  2 Nov 1935  
Fg Off C H MacLean 16 May 1936  
Fg Off P J Ferguson 16 Jul 1936  
Fg Off A A McKellar  8 Nov 1936  
Plt Off Reginald T Muspratt-Williams 16 Aug 1935  
Plt Off D M Jack  8 Nov 1936  
Plt Off Paul C Webb 23 Jan 1938 later A/Cdre
Plt Off N Stone 20 Feb 1938  
Equipment Branch
Flt Lt W J Marshall  1 Feb 1938  
Medical Branch
Flt Lt John C H Allan 20 Apr 1926 MB
Dr G Dalziel   Honorary Consulting Surgeon, MB, ChB, FRFPS
Chaplains Branch
Rev Lewis A Sutherland 11 May 1931  

Source - July 1938 Air Force List

January 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group

Hawker Hector (from Nov 1938 to Mar 1939)

Gloster Gauntlet II (from Jan 1939)

Renfrew, Scotland

Town HQ - 49 Coplaw Street, Glasgow

Fighter Command/No 22 (Army Co-operation) Group

Hawker Hector

Gauntlet II

Rank Name Date Notes
Hon A/Cdre The Rt Hon Baron Stonehaven 22 Sep 1936 Honorary Air Commodore, PC, GCMG, DSO
Sqn Ldr Andrew D Farquhar 17 Aug 1927 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt George C Pinkerton 18 Oct 1933  
Flt Lt Edmund V N Bell  1 Dec 1933 Admin duties
Flt Lt Marcus Robinson  8 May 1934  
Fg Off Alexander V R Johnstone  3 May 1935 later AVM
Fg Off John D Urie 21 Jun 1935  
Fg Off R F Boyd  2 Nov 1935  
Fg Off C H MacLean 16 May 1936  
Fg Off P J Ferguson 16 Jul 1936  
Fg Off A A McKellar  8 Nov 1936  
Fg Off Reginald T Muspratt-Williams 16 Aug 1935  
Fg Off D M Jack  8 Nov 1936  
Plt Off N S Graeme  1 Sep 1938  
Plt Off Paul C Webb 23 Jan 1938 later A/Cdre
Plt Off N Stone 20 Feb 1938  
Plt Off R T Richards  5 Aug 1938  

Equipment Branch

Flt Lt W J Marshall  1 Feb 1938  

Medical Branch

Flt Lt John C H Allan 20 Apr 1926 MB
Dr G Dalziel   Honorary Consulting Surgeon, MB, ChB, FRFPS
Chaplains Branch
Rev Lewis A Sutherland 11 May 1931  

Source - January 1939 Air Force List

April 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group

Gloster Gauntlet II

Renfrew, Scotland

Town HQ - 49 Coplaw Street, Glasgow

Fighter Command/No 12 (Fighter) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Hon A/Cdre The Rt Hon Baron Stonehaven 22 Sep 1936 Honorary Air Commodore, PC, GCMG, DSO
Sqn Ldr Andrew D Farquhar 17 Aug 1927 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt C C Hodder  2 Jan 1939  
Flt Lt George C Pinkerton 18 Oct 1933  
Flt Lt Edmund V N Bell  1 Dec 1933 Admin duties
Flt Lt Marcus Robinson  8 May 1934  
Fg Off Alexander V R Johnstone  3 May 1935 later AVM
Fg Off John D Urie 21 Jun 1935  
Fg Off R F Boyd  2 Nov 1935  
Fg Off C H MacLean 16 May 1936  
Fg Off P J Ferguson 16 Jul 1936  
Fg Off A A McKellar  8 Nov 1936  
Fg Off Reginald T Muspratt-Williams 16 Aug 1935  
Fg Off D M Jack  8 Nov 1936  
Plt Off A W Charrett 23 Dec 1938  
Plt Off N S Graeme  1 Sep 1938  
Plt Off Paul C Webb 23 Jan 1938 later A/Cdre
Plt Off N Stone 20 Feb 1938  
Plt Off R T Richards  5 Aug 1938  

Equipment Branch

Flt Lt W J Marshall  1 Feb 1938  

Accountant Branch

Flt Lt A Rintoul  3 Jan 1939  

Medical Branch

Flt Lt John C H Allan 20 Apr 1926 MB
Dr G Dalziel   Honorary Consulting Surgeon, MB, ChB, FRFPS
Chaplains Branch
Rev Lewis A Sutherland 11 May 1931  

Source - April 1939 Confidential Air Force List

May 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group

Gloster Gauntlet (until May 1939)

Supermarine Spitfire I (from May 1939)

Renfrew, Scotland

Town HQ - 49 Coplaw Street, Glasgow

Fighter Command/No 12 (Fighter) Group

Spitfire I of No 602 Squadron (black/white undersurfaces)

Rank Name Date Notes
Hon A/Cdre The Rt Hon Baron Stonehaven 22 Sep 1936 Honorary Air Commodore, PC, GCMG, DSO
Sqn Ldr Andrew D Farquhar 17 Aug 1927 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt C C Hodder  2 Jan 1939  
Flt Lt George C Pinkerton 18 Oct 1933  
Flt Lt Edmund V N Bell  1 Dec 1933 Admin duties
Flt Lt Marcus Robinson  8 May 1934  
Fg Off Alexander V R Johnstone  3 May 1935 later AVM
Fg Off John D Urie 21 Jun 1935  
Fg Off R F Boyd  2 Nov 1935  
Fg Off C H MacLean 16 May 1936  
Fg Off P J Ferguson 16 Jul 1936  
Fg Off A A McKellar  8 Nov 1936  
Fg Off Reginald T Muspratt-Williams 16 Aug 1935  
Fg Off D M Jack  8 Nov 1936  
Plt Off A W Charrett 23 Dec 1938  
Plt Off N S Graeme  1 Sep 1938  
Plt Off Paul C Webb 23 Jan 1938 later A/Cdre
Plt Off N Stone 20 Feb 1938  
Plt Off R T Richards  5 Aug 1938  

Equipment Branch

Flt Lt W J Marshall  1 Feb 1938  

Accountant Branch

Flt Lt A Rintoul  3 Jan 1939  

Medical Branch

Flt Lt John C H Allan 20 Apr 1926 MB
Dr G Dalziel   Honorary Consulting Surgeon, MB, ChB, FRFPS
Chaplains Branch
Rev Lewis A Sutherland 11 May 1931  
Warrant Officers
WO F G Hammond 16 Jan 1939 AFM
WO J McIntosh 10 Mar 1939  

Source - May 1939 Confidential Air Force List

Re-equipment and movement dates are based on those shown in 'RAF Squadrons' by C G Jefford

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