Air of Authority - A History of RAF Organisation

Home Page

Main Menu

Quick Menu

Members' Area

What New?

About this site


Help Needed?



Sign Guest Book

View Guest Book

Link to Amazon

Online Store

Contact Me

Department of the Air Member for Personnel - Personnel 1964


ACM Sir Walter G Cheshire Air Member for Personnel, KCB, CBE, ADC, BA 11 Dec 1961
Mr G J Gammon Private Secretary  
Mr B Knight Assistant Private Secretary  
Directorate-General of RAF Personal Services

William E Coles

Director-General, CB, CBE, DSO, DFC*, AFC; later AM 23 Sep 1963
Mr A J Rayment Personal Assistant  
Directorate of Personal Services (1) (RAF)
A/Cdre John F Roberts Director, CBE, FCA; later AVM 10 Apr 1964
Gp Capt E P Appleton Deputy Director, 27 Apr 1964
Wg Cdr J G Featherstone   14 May 1962
Wg Cdr B S Jones DSO, OBE, DFC  6 Jul 1964
Wg Cdr R G Neate   25 May 1963
Wg Cdr P P Villa    9 Dec 1963
Sqn Ldr A O Bennett   19 Mar 1962
Sqn Ldr M R Burroughs   22 Oct 1962
Sqn Ldr A A Cartwright MA 30 Dec 1963
Sqn Ldr F P J L Danckwardt    4 Apr 1962
Sqn Ldr E T Duckett   20 Dec 1962
Sqn Ldr M G Elliot FCCS 19 Aug 1963
Sqn Ldr S A Lucksford MBE 10 Sep 1962
Sqn Ldr E E Reeves   13 Aug 1962
Sqn Ldr C A Room   20 Dec 1963
Mr R N Bacon Higher Executive Officer  
Mr L H Price Higher Executive Officer  
Mr F J Shergold Higher Executive Officer  
Mr F French Higher Executive Officer  
Mr H F Andrews Executive Officer  
Mr D B Halcro Executive Officer,  
Mr R W Gatfield Executive Officer  
Directorate of Personal Services (2) (RAF)
A/Cdre Alistair Gollan Director, OBE, CA; later A/Cdre  9 Jul 1962
Gp Capt P C Dainty Deputy Director, OBE  5 Feb 1962
Gp Capt R D Max Deputy Director, DSO, DFC 13 Jan 1964
Gp Capt J Sanderson Deputy Director, FCA 15 Aug 1960
Gp Capt A H Wilkes Deputy Director, OBE 30 Dec 1963
Wg Cdr H Balmforth MBE, FCA 31 Dec 1962
Wg Cdr N E Bishop FCIS 30 Aug 1962
Wg Cdr A G Cadman   10 Jun 1963
Wg Cdr R M Jolly    1 Jan 1960
Wg Cdr J H C Plummer MBE 31 Aug 1964
Sqn Ldr D Beaumont   21 Feb 1962
Sqn Ldr C A Grennan   30 Dec 1963
Sqn Ldr K J Harries MA, MCIS 19 Feb 1962
Sqn Ldr P R Hawkins   27 Jul 1962
Sqn Ldr R L Lees MBE 31 Dec 1962
Sqn Ldr A Poulson   24 Aug 1964
Sqn Ldr J G Sharratt   21 Aug 1963
Sqn Ldr E A T Sullivan   17 Aug 1961
Sqn Ldr T H Taylor   11 Mar 1963
Sqn Off S Pope MBE, WRAF  10 May 1961
Flt Lt G S Cross   29 Jan1962
Flt Lt J E Hornby   16 Sep 1963
Flt Lt R J Seekings    2 Sep 1963
Mr A J Phillips Executive Officer  
Mr E O Geater Executive Officer  
Directorate of Personal Services (Provost Marshal)

John C Millar

Director, DSO  9 Jul 1965
Gp Capt G Craig Deputy Director, OBE 30 May 1963
Wg Cdr A Smart Assistant Director, MBE 25 Mar 1963
Wg Cdr C A Mumford   19 Aug 1963
Wg Cdr G L Smith    2 Sep 1963
Sqn Ldr J C Burton   22 Jan 1962
Sqn Ldr P Green   15 Dec 1962
Sqn Ldr S H E Justin MBE 17 Mar 1963
Sqn Off M M West WRAF 10 Aug 1964
Flt Lt G C Brown   20 Apr 1964
Flt Lt J W P Kyle   23 Sep 1963
Flt Lt W Tomlinson BEM  2 Sep 1963
Mr W D Hedley Executive Officer  
Directorate of Women's Royal Air Force
Air Cmdt Dame Jean Conan Doyle Director, DBE, ADC, WRAF  1 Apr 1963
Flt Off D A Veitch-Wilson Personal Staff Officer, WRAF 12 Nov 1963
Gp Off F B Hill Deputy Director, OBE, WRAF 24 Apr 1962
Wg Off M R Green OBE, WRAF 10 Jun 1964
Wg Off P F Marshall OBE, WRAF 21 Jan 1965
Sqn Off G D Bell WRAF  8 Oct 1962
Sqn Off D M Cadman BA, WRAF 17 Dec 1967
Sqn Off K Roberts WRAF 29 Oct 1962
Director of RAF Sport and Inspector of Recreational Grounds
Gp Capt (Ret) C L Troop Director, CBE  
Directorate-General of RAF Ground Training
AVM William F Beckwith Director-General, OBE, BSc (Eng), ACGI 24 Feb 1964
Mr I J Johnson Personal Assistant  
Directorate of Command and Staff Training (RAF)
Gp Capt Richard T Morison Director, DFC, MBE; later AVM 15 Jun 1964
Wg Cdr J M Daniel DFC  8 Jul 1963
Sqn Ldr S G Head MBE 30 Dec 1963
Sqn Ldr P R Watson    2 Sep 1965
Sqn Ldr E J Webb   25 Apr 1960
Mr W T E Rolls Senior Information Officer, DFC, DFM  
Sqn Ldr (Ret) F G De Pass Assistant Information Officer  
Miss S B S Pigrome Higher Executive Officer  
Miss I M Cameron Executive Officer  
Mr P J Vickery Executive Officer  
Miss D M Poole Executive Officer  
Directorate of Technical Training 1 (RAF)
Gp Capt C V G Usher Director, AFRAeS 14 Sep 1962
Wg Cdr N J Gardner MBE, AMIERE 18 Nov 1963
Wg Cdr G E McCullagh AFRAeS 18 Mar 1963
Wg Cdr F Vincent   19 Aug 1963
Sqn Ldr R G B Burr AFRAeS 13 Jul 1964
Sqn Ldr W J E Kenaelly   21 Mar 1964
Sqn Ldr L I Morgan   10 Sep 1962
Sqn Ldr S L Pott   29 Jul 1963
Sqn Ldr G H Ridout   17 Feb 1964
Directorate of Technical Training 2 (RAF)
Gp Capt John S Mason Director, AFRAeS; later A/Cdre 30 Apr 1963
Wg Cdr G E F Johnson   10 Dec 1962
Mr P G Francis Executive Officer  
Assistant Directorate of Technical Training 3 (RAF)
Wg Cdr R Storey Assistant Director, OBE, AFRAeS  4 Mar 1963
Sqn Ldr C N Bray    5 Nov 1962
Sqn Ldr S C Turner AMBIRE  8 Nov 1963
Directorate of Physical Education (RAF)
Gp Capt P E Davis DPhysEd 21 Jan 1963
Wg Cdr W Wright MBE  1 Jul 1963
Directorate-General of Manning
AVM Frederick S Stapleton Director-General, CB, DSO, DFC, BA 14 Mar 1964
Mr P P Howes Personal Assistant  
A/Cdre John C Wickham Director, OBE  9 Dec 1963
Mr G A Roberts Director, CBE, BA  
Mr R Barsby Deputy Director,  
Gp Capt John W Allan Deputy Director, DSO, DFC, AFC; later A/Cdre  1 Jul 1963
Gp Capt Arthur F Johnson Deputy Director, DFC, MA; later A/Cdre  5 Oct 1962
Gp Capt E J C Smither Deputy Director, 30 Sep 1963
Gp Off W E Wolsey FCA 29 May 1962
Wg Cdr J Corbishley OBE, AFC 16 Mar 1964
Wg Cdr I H Cosby DFC 29 Jun 1964
Wg Cdr W A Covill OBE, ACCS 30 Apr 1962
Wg Cdr A J Douch MA, AFRAeS 26 Nov 1962
Wg Cdr B Everton-Jones MA  6 Aug 1963
Wg Cdr A P G Holden    1 Jun 1964
Wg Cdr A J D Maclachlan OBE, DFC 20 Jun 1960
Wg Cdr H T Sutton OBE, DFC 13 May 1963
Sqn Ldr J Care DFC 17 Sep 1962
Sqn Ldr K McD Flett   29 Aug 1961
Sqn Ldr H B Hogg   29 Aug 1964
Sqn Ldr R D Holmes   20 Jan 1964
Sqn Ldr E N Lloyd BSc 29 Jul 1963
Sqn Ldr R V Palmer    6 Nov 1961
Sqn Ldr S J Palmer DFC  9 Oct 1964
Sqn Ldr S J J Palmer    2 Mar 1964
Sqn Ldr R Renner MBE  3 Feb 1964
Sqn Ldr R R V Richards BA 25 Jan 1965
Sqn Ldr F E Runchman    3 Apr 1962
Sqn Ldr J A Shillito    4 Jun 1963
Sqn Ldr L A Walker OBE 20 Apr 1964
Sqn Ldr F J H Wood MBE 10 Mar 1964
Sqn Off M Bennion MBE, WRAF  8 Apr 1963
Mr L W Asplin Higher Executive Officer  
Mr J D Angus Higher Executive Officer  
Mr F E Haynes Higher Executive Officer  
Mr P J Parish Higher Executive Officer  
Mr K H Ball Higher Executive Officer  
Miss L G Iliffe Executive Officer  
Mr J R Thomas Executive Officer  
Mr C K Murfitt Executive Officer  
Miss D Murray Executive Officer  
Miss M J Watt Executive Officer  
Mr D London Executive Officer  
Miss D M A Thorne Executive Officer  
Mr K D Davies Executive Officer  
Mr A E Elliott Executive Officer, BEM  
Mr K M Glock Executive Officer  
Miss J B Robertson Executive Officer  
Mr A C Reid Executive Officer  
Mr L R Robinson Executive Officer  
Mr J Heyes Executive Officer  
Mr H T Rothery Executive Officer  
Mr L W M Smith Executive Officer  
Mr J E Price Executive Officer  
Mr D H Laraman Executive Officer  
Wg Cdr (Ret) A G T James Special Appointment, OBE  

Inspector of the Royal Auxiliary Air Force

Gp Capt The Hon P B R Vanneck OBE, AFC, ADC, MA, RAuxAF  

Directorate-General of RAF Medical Services

AM Sir Richard Nelson Director-General, KCB, OBE, QHP, MD  4 Sep 1962
AVM J B Wallace Deputy Director-General, CB, OBE, QHS, MD, ChB 21 Aug 1961
A/Cdre   Director of Health and Research (RAF), OBE, MB, ChB, DPH  7 Mar 1963
AVM H Keggin Director of (RAF) Dental Services, CB, CBE, QHDS, LDS  4 May 1964
A/Cdre W V A Denney Deputy Director of (RAF) Dental Services, QHDS, LDSRCS 27 Apr 1964
Gp Capt A S Amsden Deputy Director of Medical Personnel and Training (RAF), MRCS, LRCP 15 Jul 1963
Gp Capt W O Davies Deputy Director Medical Organisation and Supply (RAF), MRCS, LRCP, DPH 19 Jun 1963
Gp Capt E B Bright Deputy Director of Aviation Medicine (RAF), AFC, MB, ChB, DTM&H 27 Jul 1964
Gp Capt J J McNair MB, ChB, DPH, DTM&H 20 Aug 1962
Gp Capt J L Roche LRCP&S, DPH 12 Aug 1963
Wg Cdr T Edwards OBE 11 Mar 1961
Wg Cdr D G M Hills OBE, MB, BS, DPH  3 May 1964
Wg Cdr R C Robb MB, ChB, DPH, DPhysMed, DIH  2 Dec 1963
Wg Cdr R E Woolley GM, MRCS, LRCP, DPH 25 May 1964
Sqn Ldr H E Earnshaw   24 Feb 1963
Sqn Ldr J McK Edington MB, ChB  3 Mar 1961
Sqn Ldr G E Morley MB, ChB  5 May 1964
Miss F Church Higher Executive Officer  
Miss M E Butlin Executive Officer  
Miss J Cleaver Executive Officer  
Miss E G Wilson Executive Officer, MBE  

Nursing Service Branch

Air Cmdt Dame Veronica M Ashworth Matron-in-Chief, DBE, RRC, SCM, QHNS  1 Sep 1963
Gp Off E Maltman Principal Matron, RRC, RFN, SCM  
Miss O E F Price Executive Officer  
Chaplaincy Services
The Venerable F W Cocks Chaplain-in-Chief, CB, QHC, MA 19 Mar 1959
Rev C Y McGlashan Principal Chaplain - CSFC, CBE, QHC, MA, BD  4Aug 1962
Rt Rev Mgr J J Roche Principal Chaplain - RC, CBE, SCA, VG  9 Jan 1962
Mr C J F Gilmore Special Appointment, MBE, MA  
Rev H J Stuart Staff Chaplain to Chaplain-in-Chief, MA 14 Nov 1963
Directorate of Educational Services
AVM E Knowles Director, CB, CBE, BSc, FRAeS  3 Oct 1960
Gp Capt A D Button Deputy Director, OBE, BSc, AFRAeS 17 Feb 1964
Gp Capt J F Sanders Deputy Director, Sc  1 Jan 1964
Wg Cdr J M Bullock BSc  1 Jul 1964
Wg Cdr A Franklin-Jones BSc, AFRAeS 17 Feb 1064
Wg Cdr H W Hill BSc 18 Mar 1963
Wg Cdr R N Keeling BA 23 Sep 1963
Wg Cdr A J Paterson MA 15 Jan 1964
Sqn Ldr E M Allies MBE, DFC, BA  8 Jan 1964
Sqn Ldr R Booker BA 28 Jan 1964
Sqn Ldr C W Cox MA 19 Jun 1963
Sqn Ldr J C Foulkes BA 19 pr 1962
Sqn Ldr S H Grey BA 30 Dec 1963
Sqn Ldr J D Jolly MBE, MA  7 Jan 1963
Sqn Ldr H R Smart BSc 11 May 1964
Sqn Ldr F J Wilkins MA, AFRAeS, AMIME 27 Aug 1962
Sqn Ldr R A Williams   25 Nov 1963
Miss A E Baker Executive Officer  
Mr W E Llewellyn Executive Officer  
Directorate of Legal Services
AVM J E Allen-Jones Director, CBE, MA  7 Oct 1961
Gp Capt

J T Lowe

Deputy Director, CBE, LLB  3 Mar 1962
Gp Capt

A Sidney-Wilmot

Deputy Director, OBE  3 Dec 1963
Wg Cdr R E Beesley   26 Jan 1964
Sqn Ldr F G Budd    6 May 1963
Sqn Ldr Peter Furniss DFC, TD; later AVM 19 Jul 1963
Sqn Ldr E Gillett    1 Mar 1962
Sqn Ldr A C Gunn MA, LLB  1 Jul 1962
Sqn Ldr M Sawyer   21 Jun 1963
Sqn Off J Mackay MBE, WRAF  1 Oct 1950
Sqn Ldr (Ret) M H James Special Appointment, AFC  


AM Sir William M L MacDonald Air Secretary, GCB, CBE, DFC, ADC 22 Oct 1962
Miss E Shipley Private Secretary  
Directorate of Personnel (Air) (RAF)
A/Cdre Peter H Roscoe Director, FCA 13 Aug 1963
A/Cdre Ian J Spencer Director, CB, DFC*; later AVM 20 Apr 1964
Gp Capt D S Cartwright-Terry Deputy Director  6 Jul 1964
Gp Capt W D David Deputy Director, CBE, DFC*, AFC 23 Jun 1964
Gp Capt P S Dundas Deputy Director, OBE, ADC, AACCA 27 Jan 1964
Gp Capt

Stanley E D Mills

Deputy Director, CBE, FCA; later A/Cdre  4 Feb 1963
Gp Capt

James R Whelan

Deputy Director, DSO, DFC*; later A/Cdre 12 Mar 1964
Wg Cdr R T Billett   22 Jul 1963
Wg Cdr H Edwards DFC 22 Feb 1963
Wg Cdr D C Fortescue   20 Apr 1964
Wg Cdr R Gebbels   23 Mar 1964
Wg Cdr A E Gregory   27 Apr 1964
Wg Cdr N T Harvey   30 Oct 1961
Wg Cdr D L Hughes DFC, AFC 23 Jul 1962
Wg Cdr D F Miller OBE, DFC* 24 Apr 1962
Wg Cdr R H C Powling   12 Jul 1963
Wg Cdr J R Saunders    1 Jan 1964
Wg Cdr J A Steff-Langston MBE 27 May 1963
Wg Cdr Keith A Williamson later MRAF  1 Jan 1964
Sqn Ldr D A Atherton   31 Dec 1962
Sqn Ldr J Bailey   16 Jul 1961
Sqn Ldr D Ball   16 Sep 1963
Sqn Ldr A L Bennett   16 Apr 1962
Sqn Ldr J Bicknell   24 Feb 1964
Sqn Ldr P A Blanks   26 Jul 1961
Sqn Ldr J Bothams   31 Aug 1964
Sqn Ldr F E Doran   15 May 1963
Sqn Ldr G M Evans    3 Jan 1966
Sqn Ldr J D Evans    9 Mar 1964
Sqn Ldr J G Fielding   15 Dec 1962
Sqn Ldr A W Gleaden BSc 15 Dec 1962
Sqn Ldr Laurence A Jones later AM 22 Jul 1965
Sqn Ldr S C W Lock DFC 23 Jul 1962
Sqn Ldr D McClen   23 Jul 1962
Sqn Ldr J J Miller   22 Jul 1963
Sqn Ldr B W Opie    2 Nov 1964
Sqn Ldr R T Popple   20 Apr 1964
Sqn Ldr J E Sewell MBE  14 Oct 1963
Sqn Ldr V W Small   26 Nov 1962
Sqn Ldr H Stansfield BA 24 Aug 1964
Sqn Ldr L T Walton MBE, DFC 24 May 1963
Sqn Ldr A W D Woodcock   12 Dec 1963
Sqn Ldr L J Wright   29 Apr 1963
Sqn Off P J Laing BA, WRAF  8 Apr 1963
Flt Lt B Gibbs   12 Nov 1962
Mr J H L Harrison Higher Executive Officer  
Mr P C Watford Higher Executive Officer  
Miss A R E Gilliam Executive Officer  
Mrs D Coote Executive Officer  
Mr H T Smith Executive Officer  
Miss I M Kershaw Executive Officer  

Source - Autumn 1965 Air Force List

This page was last updated on 08/07/19 using FrontPage 2003

         [Top of Page]