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No 226 Sqn Personnel, aircraft and locations


[Jul 1937 | Jul 1938 | Jan 1939 | Apr 1939 | May 1939 | 1959 | 1960 | 1961 | 1962-1963]

Organisational Movements: Mar - Jul 1937

Date Notes
15 Mar 1937 Reformed at RAF Upper Heyford from 'B' Flight of No 57 Squadron, equipped with Hawker Audaxes
Hawker Audax
16 Apr 1937 Squadron moved to RAF Harwell

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

July 1937

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Hawker Audax RAF Harwell Bomber Command/No 1 (Bomber) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr R L Edward 23 Apr 1937 Officer Commanding,
Fg Off M H de L Everest 15 Mar 1937  
Plt Off T F Harvey 15 Mar 1937
Plt Off V S Butler 15 Mar 1937  
Plt Off R G Hurst 15 Mar 1937  
Plt Off A L Pitfield 15 Mar 1937  
Plt Off D G Warren 15 Mar 1937  
Plt Off N M Thomas 15 Mar 1937  
Plt Off T M Hunt 15 Mar 1937  
Plt Off G R Brady 15 Mar 1937  

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3 Airman Pilots

Source - July 1937 Air Force List

Organisational Movements: Mar - Jul 1937

Date Notes
xx Oct 1937 Squadron re-equipped with Fairey Battles
Battle I of No 226 Squadron

Source - No 226 Sqn ORB (AIR 27/1406)

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

July 1938

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Fairey Battle I RAF Harwell Bomber Command/No 1 (Bomber) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr R L Edward 23 Apr 1937 Officer Commanding,
Act Flt Lt M H de L Everest 15 Mar 1937  
Fg Off R G Hurst 15 Mar 1937 Navigation duties
Fg Off A L Pitfield 15 Mar 1937  
Plt Off V S Butler 15 Mar 1937  
Plt Off D G Warren 15 Mar 1937  
Plt Off D A Cameron  8 Feb 1938
Plt Off G Smith 30 Jun 1937  
Plt Off R W Bungey 27 Nov 1937
Plt Off A L Taylor  4 Sep 1937  
Plt Off R J O O'Neill-Roe  4 Sep 1937  
Plt Off A N Pirie 27 Nov 1937  

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5 Airman Pilots

Source - July 1938 Air Force List

January 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Fairey Battle I RAF Harwell Bomber Command/No 1 (Bomber) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr

Charles E S Lockett

 7 Dec 1938 Officer Commanding, later A/Cdre
Act Flt Lt M H de L Everest 15 Mar 1937  
Fg Off R G Hurst 15 Mar 1937 Navigation duties
Fg Off A L Pitfield 15 Mar 1937  
Fg Off V S Butler 15 Mar 1937  
Fg Off D G Warren 15 Mar 1937  
Fg Off D A Cameron  8 Feb 1938
Plt Off R W Bungey 27 Nov 1937
Plt Off A L Taylor  4 Sep 1937  
Plt Off A N Pirie 27 Nov 1937  
Plt Off Frederick O Barrett  5 Nov 1938 later A/Cdre
Plt Off S N T Wallage 16 Sep 1938  
APO R W Clarke 29 Oct 1938 RAFO

Source - January 1939 Air Force List

April 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Fairey Battle I RAF Harwell Bomber Command/No 1 (Bomber) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Wg Cdr

Sydney L G Pope

 1 Mar 1939 Officer Commanding DFC, AFC; later A/Cdre
Sqn Ldr

Charles E S Lockett

 7 Dec 1938 later A/Cdre
Act Flt Lt M H de L Everest 15 Mar 1937  
Fg Off R G Hurst 15 Mar 1937 Navigation duties
Fg Off A L Pitfield 15 Mar 1937  
Fg Off D G Warren 15 Mar 1937  
Fg Off V S Butler 15 Mar 1937  
Fg Off D A Cameron  8 Feb 1938
Plt Off R W Bungey 27 Nov 1937
Plt Off A L Taylor  4 Sep 1937  
Plt Off A N Pirie 27 Nov 1937  
Plt Off Frederick O Barrett  5 Nov 1938 later A/Cdre
Plt Off S N T Wallage 16 Sep 1938  
Plt Off N M Thomas  2 Jan 1939  
Plt Off B S Bell 17 Dec 1938  
Plt Off N J Robertson 28 Jan 1939  
Plt Off D Salwey 17 Dec 1938  
Plt Off M W Waddington 17 Dec 1938  
Plt Off R W Clarke 17 Dec 1938  
APO R A C Crooks 17 Dec 1938  
APO J H Kennard 17 Dec 1938  
Warrant Officers
WO J R Kettley 16 Jan 1939  

Source - April 1939 Confidential Air Force List

May 1939

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Fairey Battle I RAF Harwell Bomber Command/No 1 (Bomber) Group

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Wg Cdr

Sydney L G Pope

 1 Mar 1939 Officer Commanding DFC, AFC; later A/Cdre
Sqn Ldr

Charles E S Lockett

 7 Dec 1938 later A/Cdre
Act Flt Lt M H de L Everest 15 Mar 1937  
Act Flt Lt A L Pitfield 15 Mar 1937  
Fg Off R G Hurst 15 Mar 1937 Navigation duties
Fg Off D G Warren 15 Mar 1937  
Fg Off V S Butler 15 Mar 1937  
Fg Off D A Cameron  8 Feb 1938
Fg Off N M Thomas  2 Jan 1939  
Plt Off R W Bungey 27 Nov 1937
Plt Off A L Taylor  4 Sep 1937  
Plt Off A N Pirie 27 Nov 1937  
Plt Off Frederick O Barrett  5 Nov 1938 later A/Cdre
Plt Off S N T Wallage 16 Sep 1938  
Plt Off B S Bell 17 Dec 1938  
Plt Off N J Robertson 28 Jan 1939  
Plt Off D Salwey 17 Dec 1938  
Plt Off M W Waddington 17 Dec 1938  
Plt Off R W Clarke 17 Dec 1938  
APO R A C Crooks 17 Dec 1938  
APO J H Kennard 17 Dec 1938  
Warrant Officers
WO J R Kettley 16 Jan 1939  

Source - May 1939 Confidential Air Force List

Organisational Movements: Jun - Sep 1939

Date Notes
xx Jun 1939 The Squadron Badge was authorised by HM King George VI
No 226 Squadron badge

Nominal Roll of Air Crew: 15 September 1939

Officers Airmen Pilots Air Observers Wireless Operator/AGs
Wg Cdr Sydney L G Pope Sgt B J Barron Sgt D I Anthony Temp Cpl R S Clarke

Sqn Ldr Charles E S Lockett

Sgt G Denwood Act Sgt N Anderson Cpl G R Dixon
Act Flt Lt R G Hurst Sgt K Major Act Sgt H Asker LAC P K Davies
Fg Off V S Butler Sgt G C Martin Act Sgt D E Bingham AC1 E J Emery
Fg Off D A Cameron Sgt G H Ebert Act Sgt J Branton AC1 R Green
Fg Off R W Bungey Sgt H Beasley Act Sgt J Callaghan AC1 J Hope
Fg Off A L Taylor Sgt C McLoughlin Act Sgt T C Davies AC1 P Kirk
Fg Off D G Warren Sgt W A Dunn Sgt E G Evans Cpl H F Little
Fg Off N M Thomas Sgt N N Hoyle Act Sgt N Foston AC1 J Melvin
Plt Off Frederick O Barrett R K Hopkins Act Sgt S D Hibberd AC2 J Morton
Plt Off D Salwey   Act Sgt C S Hart LAC D Palmer
Plt Off R A C Crooks   Act Sgt S Huntley LAC L Smith
Plt Off S N T Wallage   Act Sgt A Livingston AC1 J Sullivan
Plt Off M W Waddington   Act Sgt N Marrows AC1 F Totterdell
Plt Off K N Rea   Sgt F J Percival AC1 H N White
Plt Off N J Robertson   Sgt J C Pearce AC2 H K Wyatt
    Sgt G Stephenson AC2 S G Ward
    Sgt A F Sedgwick AC2 J E Thomas (WOp)
    Act Sgt P Thompson Cpl J Allen (WEM/AG)
    Act Sgt H P Washington?  
    Act Sgt  

Source - No 226 Sqn ORB (AIR 27/1406)

Personnel Movements: Sep - Dec 1939

Rank Name Date Notes
Plt Off R W Clarke 14 Sep 1939 Posted to No 6 Group
Plt Off K N Rea 14 Sep 1939 Arrived on posting
Plt Off D Salway  8 Oct 1939 Proceeded to RAF Boscombe Down for Short Armament Course
Plt Off D Salway 16 Oct 1939 Returned from RAF Boscombe Down on completion of Short Armament Course
AC1 F W Corrin 19 Oct 1939 Died in hospital
Sgt G H Ebert 24 Oct 1939 Posted to No 142 Sqn
AC1 E J Emery  7 Nov 1939 Died in hospital
Plt Off N J Robertson 16 Nov 1939 Promoted to Fg Off
Plt Off A N Pirie 29 Nov 1939 Arrived on posting from No 98 Sqn

Source - No 226 Sqn ORB (AIR 27/1406)

Organisational Movements: Sep - Dec 1939

Date Notes
 2 Sep 1939 Forward Air Party departed RAF Harwell for its War Station at Reims, France by civil aircraft
 2 Sep 1939 Forward Sea Party departed RAF Harwell for its port of embarkation
 2 Sep 1939 Air Party (15 x aircraft) departed RAF Harwell for its War Station at Reims, France
 3 Sep 1939 Forward Sea Party arrived at Reims
13 Sep 1939 Main Party entrained at Didcot for port of embarkation
13 Sep 1939 Main Party disembarked at Cherbourg and proceeded to Reims

Source - No 226 Sqn ORB (AIR 27/1406)

Personnel Movements: Jan - Dec 1940

Rank Name Date Notes
Flt Lt D F S Shaw  6 Feb 1940 Arrived on posting from No 72 Wing for duty as Medical Officer
Plt Off R D Stephens  6 Feb 1940 Arrived on posting from No 72 Wing for duty as Equipment Officer
LAC Sullivan 13 Feb 1940 Promoted to Cpl
Fg Off D A Cameron 15 Feb 1940 Proceeded to the UK for a Gas-spraying Course
Sgt B J Barron 15 Feb 1940 Proceeded to the UK for a Gas-spraying Course
Sgt Stranks 15 Feb 1940 Proceeded to the UK for a Gas-spraying Course
Fg Off R W Bungey 18 Feb 1940 Proceeded to the UK for a Gas-spraying Course
Fg Off N J Robertson 18 Feb 1940 Proceeded to the UK for a Gas-spraying Course
Plt Off Frederick O Barrett 18 Feb 1940 Proceeded to the UK for a Gas-spraying Course
Fg Off A L Taylor 21 Feb 1940 Proceeded to No PDU, RAF Heston for interview
Plt Off M W Waddington  8 Mar 1940 Proceeded to the UK for a Gas-spraying Course
Sgt N N Hoyle  8 Mar 1940 Proceeded to the UK for a Gas-spraying Course
Sgt C McLoughlin  8 Mar 1940 Proceeded to the UK for a Gas-spraying Course
Sqn Ldr Charles E S Lockett 11 Mar 1940 Proceeded to the UK for a Gas-spraying Course
Plt Off D Salway 11 Mar 1940 Proceeded to the UK for a Gas-spraying Course
Sgt Moseley 11 Mar 1940 Proceeded to the UK for a Gas-spraying Course
Sgt K Major 11 Mar 1940 Proceeded to the UK for a Gas-spraying Course
Sgt R S Annan 11 Mar 1940 Proceeded to the UK for a Gas-spraying Course
Sgt G Denwood 11 Mar 1940 Proceeded to the UK for a Gas-spraying Course
Plt Off I Prosser 13 Mar 1940 Arrived on posting from No 98 Sqn
Fg Off N B Haywood 19 Mar 1940 Arrived on posting
Plt Off S N T Wallage  1 Apr 1940 Posted to No 1 RAF Depot - Non-effective, sick
Plt Off E M Summers  1 Apr 1940 Promoted to Act Fg Off, wef 5 Mar 1940
Fg Off N M Thomas  1 Apr 1940 Posted to No 12 Sqn
Sgt J  Branton  7 Apr 1940 Killed in a flying accident
LAC P K Davies  7 Apr 1940 Killed in a flying accident
Act Fg Off Elder 20 Apr 1940 Adjutant , promoted to Act Flt Lt
Wg Cdr Sydney L G Pope  1 May 1940 Relinquished command of No 226 Sqn on posting to the UK
Sqn Ldr Charles E S Lockett  1 May 1940 Assumed command of No 226 Sqn and Reims
Fg Off D G Warren  2 May 1940 Proceeded to UK for Navigation Course
Wg Cdr H C Parker  4 May 1940 Arrived on posting from No 40 Sqn and assumed command of No 226 Sqn and Reims
Fg Off J O C Kercher  5 May 1940 Arrived on posting
Flt Lt B R Kerridge 10 May 1940 Failed to return from an operation and died in 15 May 1940
Sgt D I Anthony 10 May 1940 Failed to return from an operation
Cpl G H Dixon 10 May 1940 Failed to return from an operation
Fg Off D A Cameron 10 May 1940 Killed in action
Sgt C S Hart 10 May 1940 Failed to return from an operation and later reported to be a POW
AC1 J G Ward 10 May 1940 Failed to return from an operation and later reported to be a POW
Fg Off V S Butler 11 May 1940 Promoted to Act Flt Lt
Sqn Ldr Charles E S Lockett 14 May 1940 Failed to return from an operation and later reported to be a POW
Sgt F J Percival 14 May 1940 Killed in action
Cpl R S Clark 14 May 1940 Killed in action
Sgt W A Dunn 14 May 1940 Killed in action
Sgt M B Millar 14 May 1940 Killed in action
Sgt A F Sedgwick 14 May 1940 Killed in action
Sgt V H Moseley 14 May 1940 Killed in action
Sgt S D Hibberd 14 May 1940 Killed in action
Cpl H F Little 14 May 1940 Killed in action
Plt Off J T Samuel 19 May 1940 Arrived on posted from the UK (A & SD Branch)
Plt Off D L Gould 19 May 1940 Arrived on posting from No 98 Sqn
Sgt R S Annan 20 May 1940 Failed to return from an operation and later reported to be a POW
Sgt A Livingston 20 May 1940 Killed in action
AC2 R J Jones 20 May 1940 Failed to return from an operation and later reported to be a POW
Act Flt Lt R G Hurst 20 May 1940 Promoted to Act Sqn Ldr
Plt Off Frederick O Barrett 20 May 1940 Promoted to Act Flt Lt
AC1 H Lawton 22 May 1940 Killed in a MT accident
Plt Off M W Waddington 26 May 1940 Admitted to hospital
Plt Off L R D Hollis 27 May 1940 Arrived on posting
Plt Off S N T Wallage  6 Jul 1940 Arrived on posting from No 1 RAF Depot (ex non-effective, sick)
Fg Off D G Warren  6 Jul 1940 Arrived on posting from RAF Mildenhall
Plt Off S N T Wallage  31 Jul 1940 Posted to No 3 SFTS
Fg Off R W Bungey 18 Aug 1940 Posted to Fighter Command
Fg Off Leggate 18 Aug 1940 Posted to Fighter Command
Plt Off D A Crooks 18 Aug 1940 Posted to Fighter Command
Plt Off A R Covington 18 Aug 1940 Posted to Fighter Command
Sgt Graves 18 Aug 1940 Posted to Fighter Command
Plt Off J T Samuel 29 Aug 1940 A & SD Branch, posted to No 150 Sqn
Fg Off Martin  3 Sep 1940 Posted to Fighter Command
Plt Off D L Gould  3 Sep 1940 Posted to Fighter Command
Plt Off N B Heywood  3 Sep 1940 Posted to Fighter Command
Sgt N N Hoyle  3 Sep 1940 Posted to Fighter Command
Sgt Black  3 Sep 1940 Posted to Fighter Command
Sgt K Major  5 Sep 1940 Posted to No 12 SFTS for Instructors' duties
Sgt G Denwood  5 Sep 1940 Posted to No 12 SFTS for Instructors' duties
Plt Off M B MacClancy 10 Sep 1940 Arrived on posting from RAF Kemble
Fg Off Leggate 13 Sep 1940 Returned from training with Fighter Command
Fg Off L R D Hollis 19 Sep 1940 Posted to Fighter Command
Fg Off R C Wilberforce 19 Sep 1940 Posted to Fighter Command
Fg Off J C Hunter 19 Sep 1940 Posted to Fighter Command
Plt Off M B MacClancy 19 Sep 1940 Posted to Fighter Command
Sub Lt R D B Hopkins RN 27 Sep 1940 Arrived on posting from No 150 Sqn
Sgt Hewson 27 Sep 1940 Arrived on posting from No 12 OTU, RAF Benson
Sgt Snowball 27 Sep 1940 Arrived on posting from No 12 OTU, RAF Benson
Sgt J W Stanley 27 Sep 1940 Arrived on posting from No 12 OTU, RAF Benson
Sgt Morris 27 Sep 1940 Arrived on posting from No 12 OTU, RAF Benson
Sgt Paton 27 Sep 1940 Arrived on posting from No 12 OTU, RAF Benson
Sgt S W Stanley 27 Sep 1940 Arrived on posting from No 12 OTU, RAF Benson
WO McPhail 29 Sep 1940 Posted to RAF Marham
Plt Off R H Morton  8 Oct 1940 Posted to No 150 Sqn
Sgt McMaster 22 Oct 1940 Killed in a flying accident
Sgt McMaster 23 Oct 1940 Died in hospital
LAC N G Jones  6 Nov 1940 Killed in a motor accident
Plt Off M B McClancy 13 Nov 1940 Arrived on posting
Plt Off R A Greenhill 13 Nov 1940 Arrived on posting
Fg Off J S Kennedy 14 Nov 1940 Arrived on posting
Plt Off R A Greenhill 18 Nov 1940 Posted to No 88 Sqn
Flt Lt M A Snowball 22 Nov 1940 Arrived on posting
Fg Off H G E Waring 22 Nov 1940 Arrived on posting
Plt Off J F Castle 22 Nov 1940 Arrived on posting
Fg Off D Salway 23 Nov 1940 Armament Officer, posted to No 1 PRU
Fg Off Leggate 23 Nov 1940 Posted to No 2 CFS, RAF Cranwell for Flying Instructors' Course
Fg Off M W Waddington 23 Nov 1940 Assumed duties of Armament Officer
Flt Lt D G Warren 24 Nov 1940 Relinquished command of 'A' Flight
Flt Lt M A Snowball 24 Nov 1940 Assumed command of 'A' Flight
Plt Off Seaborne 26 Nov 1940 Arrived on posting
Flt Lt D G Warren 27 Nov 1940 Posted to No 5 SFTS
Fg Off W L James 27 Nov 1940 Arrived on posting for duty as Medical Officer
Flt Lt D F S Shaw 29 Nov 1940 Medical Officer, posted to No 14 OTU
Sgt F S Adams  2 Dec 1940 WEM, appointed to a Commission as a Plt Off and posted to No 225 Sqn
Sub Lt R D B Hopkins RN  9 Dec 1940 Posted to No 272 Sqn
Fg Off J O C Kercher 11 Dec 1940 Attached to No 2 School of Army Co-operation for twin engined conversion
Sqn Ldr R G Hurst 12 Dec 1940 Attached to No 2 School of Army Co-operation for twin engined conversion
Sgt C O Martin 14 Dec 1940 Posted to CFS, RAF Upavon for Flying Instructors' Course
Fg Off J O C Kercher 19 Dec 1940 Ceased to be attached to No 2 School of Army Co-operation on completion of course
Sqn Ldr R G Hurst 23 Dec 1940 Ceased to be attached to No 2 School of Army Co-operation on completion of course

Source - No 226 Sqn ORB (AIR 27/1406)

Organisational Movements: Jan - Dec 1940

Date Notes
 6 Feb 1940 No 72 Wing disbanded and surplus personnel attached to No 226 Sqn
 7 Feb 1940 Squadron transferred to No 76 Wing
23 Feb 1940 Rail party departed Reims for No 1 ATS, Perpignan
24 Feb 1940 Air party departed Reims for No 1 ATS, Perpignan
27 Feb 1940 Road party departed Reims for No 1 ATS, Perpignan, delayed from 22 Feb 1940
 5 Mar 1940 Rail party departed No 1 ATS, Perpignan for Reims
 5 Mar 1940 Road party departed No 1 ATS, Perpignan for Reims
 5 Mar 1940 Air party departed No 1 ATS, Perpignan for Reims
 6 Mar 1940 Road party arrived at Reims
16 May 1940 First convoy departed Reims for Epernay
17 May 1940 Second convoy arrived Epernay
17 May 1940 Squadron departed Epernay for St Lupien
14 Jun 1940 Convoy departed Artine for Rennes and then on to Brest
16 Jun 1940 Convoy arrived in Brest
16 Jun 1940 Personnel embarked on a ship and set sail for Plymouth
17 Jun 1940 Personnel disembarked in Plymouth and entrained for Weston-super-Mare
18 Jun 1940 Squadron departed Weston-super-Mare for Thirsk, Yorkshire
27 Jun 1940 Squadron sailed from Liverpool on SS Tynald for Belfast and arrived at RAF Sydenham
23 Dec 1940 1 x Bristol Blenheim and 2 x Douglas DB7s delivered
Bristol Blenheim IV
Boston  III

Source - No 226 Sqn ORB (AIR 27/1406)

1959 - 1963

Aircraft operated Location Command/Group
Douglas Thor IRBM RAF Catfoss Bomber Command/No 1 (Bomber) Group

Personnel Movements - 1959

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr E R Morriss  9 Nov 1959 Completed refresher FDT course at RAF Driffield
Flt Lt R J Fisher  9 Nov 1959 Completed refresher FDT course at RAF Driffield
Flt Lt E Coppard  9 Nov 1959 Completed refresher FDT course at RAF Driffield
Flt Lt R G Reekie 10 Nov 1959 Began refresher 9 day FDT course at RAF Driffield
Flt Lt M Sorensen 10 Nov 1959 Began refresher 9 day FDT course at RAF Driffield
Flt Lt R J Fisher 10 Nov 1959 Began 3 day Target Parameter course
Flt Lt M Sorensen 23 Nov 1959 Began 3 day Target Parameter course
Cpl Tech C E Jones 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - Electrical Fitter (G) (TEW)
J/T R F King 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - Electrical Fitter (G) (TEW)
SAC K Clark 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - Electrical Fitter (G) (TEW)
SAC H R Roberts 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - Electrical Fitter (G) (TEW)
LAC C Lewis 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - Electrical Fitter (G) (TEW)
Cpl I Redpath 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - Aero Fireman (Driver)
Cpl McDougall 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - Aero Fireman
SAC Rafferty 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - Aero Fireman
SAC Billington 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - Aero Fireman
Sgt K V Routley 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - RAF Police II
Sgt M E Swales 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - RAF Police II
Sgt W L Tully 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - RAF Police II
Cpl P C Dennett 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - RAF Police (S)
Cpl R G Field 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - RAF Police II
Cpl R G Gardner 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - RAF Police (S)
Cpl J D McCrorie 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - RAF Police II
Cpl J P Miles 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - RAF Police II
Cpl D W Parker 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - RAF Police (S)
Cpl A G Stuart 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - RAF Police (S)
Cpl P G Smith 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - RAF Police II
Cpl J C Wilson 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - RAF Police II
LAC C J Tovell 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - RAF Police (S)
LAC R E Brant 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - RAF Police (S)
LAC I J Campbell 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - RAF Police (S)
SAC Burney 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - Cook II
SAC Baldwin 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - Cook II
SAC Cocker 20 Nov 1959 Officially attached to unit - Clerk/GD
M Sig G V Allen 25 Nov 1959 Attached to No 240 Sqn at RAF Breighton as LCCO
Flt Sgt W E J Murphy 25 Nov 1959 Attached to No 240 Sqn at RAF Breighton as LCCO
M Sig G V Allen  7 Dec 1959 Posted to  RAF Breighton as LCCO
Flt Sgt W E J Murphy  7 Dec 1959 Posted to RAF Breighton as LCCO
Sgt G H Thompson  7 Dec 1959 Posted to RAF Breighton
M Plt J E Crowther  7 Dec 1959 Posted to RAF Breighton
C/T King 14 Dec 1959 Posted to RAF North Luffenham
Sgt Baxter 14 Dec 1959 Posted from RAF North Luffenham
SAC R A Scott 29 Dec 1959 Cook II posted to unit

Personnel Movements - 1960

Rank Name Date Notes
LAC Beaumont xx Jan 1960 Cook II, from RAF Driffield
Flt Sgt Paterson  1 Feb 1960 Missile Fitter (S), from RAF Driffield as NCO i/c Squadron Servicing
Flt Lt H E E Watson  8 Feb 1960 Reported for duty as OC, 'E' Flight
SAC K Churchill xx Feb 1960 Cook, from No 240 Sqn
Flt Sgt J Green xx Feb 1960 To No 22 Sqn, RAF St Mawgan
Flt Sgt V R D Burroughs xx Feb 1960 To Maintenance Command Communications Flt, RAF Andover
Cpl R G Gardner xx Feb 1960 Police, to Security Flt, RAF Driffield
C/T Coles 15 Feb 1960 Attached to RAF Driffield for Rocketdyne Engine course
C/T Normington 15 Feb 1960 Attached to RAF Driffield for Rocketdyne Engine course
Sqn Ldr P I Hart 19 Feb 1960 Attached for 2 days in preparation for assuming command of the unit
Sqn Ldr P I Hart 21 Feb 1960 Attached to RAF Hemswell for 'Thor' course
C/T Coles 25 Feb 1960 Ceased to be attached to RAF Driffield for Rocketdyne Engine course
C/T Normington 25 Feb 1960 Ceased to be attached to RAF Driffield for Rocketdyne Engine course
LAC B Sim 25 Feb 1960 Cook II, from RAF Full Sutton
C/T Clark 26 Feb 1960 Attached to RAF Driffield for Rocketdyne Engine course
C/T J Yates 26 Feb 1960 Attached to RAF Driffield for Rocketdyne Engine course
Cpl Tech Parkinson  1 Mar 1960 Guidance Systems Analyst, posted in
SAC Smith  1 Mar 1960 Fireman, posted in
SAC Billington  1 Mar 1960 Fireman, posted out
SAC Rafferty  1 Mar 1960 Fireman, posted out
C/T Clark  5 Mar 1960 Ceased to be attached to RAF Driffield for Rocketdyne Engine course
C/T J Yates  5 Mar 1960 Ceased to be attached to RAF Driffield for Rocketdyne Engine course
Cpl Gilbert 14 Mar 1960 Fireman, posted in
LAC Llewellyn 14 Mar 1960 Cook II, posted in
LAC B Sim 21 Mar 1960 Cook II, posted out
Sgt Fletcher 23 Apr 1960 RAF Police, to RAF Full Sutton
Flt Sgt Redding 23 Apr 1960 RAF Police, from RAF Full Sutton
Cpl Tech Massey xx Jul 1960 From Technical Wing, RAF Driffield
Cpl Tech Parkinson xx Jul 1960 To Technical Wing, RAF Driffield
SAC Cocker xx Jul 1960 To HQ Operations Wing, RAF Driffield
C/T Clark xx Oct 1960 MMT, posted out
Cpl Tovell xx Oct 1960 Police, posted out for release
SAC Llewellyn xx Oct 1960 Cook, posted out for service overseas
SAC Baldwin xx Oct 1960 Cook, posted out for exchange posting
SAC Fellowes xx Oct 1960 Cook, posted in for exchange posting
Sgt Senior xx Oct 1960 MMT, posted in
Cpl Clarke xx Oct 1960 Police, posted in
SAC W E Mountain xx Oct 1960 Police, posted in
SAC D Gray xx Oct 1960 Police, posted in
Cpl Roumph xx Oct 1960 Dog handler, posted in
Cpl Foord xx Oct 1960 Dog handler, posted in
SAC Taylor xx Nov 1960 Cook, posted out
Cpl J C Wilson xx Nov 1960 Police, discharged on Medical Grounds
Cpl Roumph xx Nov 1960 Dog handler, posted out
Cpl I Redpath xx Nov 1960 Fire Section, posted out
Cpl Beech xx Nov 1960 Cook, reported for duty with unit
Cpl Bocock xx Nov 1960 Police, reported for duty with unit
Cpl Best xx Nov 1960 Police, reported for duty with unit
Cpl Court xx Nov 1960 Dog handler, reported for duty with unit
J/T Clark xx Nov 1960 Returned from Electric Fitters' course at RAF Melksham
Cpl E V Kelly xx Dec 1960 Police, posted in

Personnel Movements - 1961

Rank Name Date Notes
LAC Rayner xx Jan 1961 Dog Handler, posted in
Cpl Ruddle xx Jan 1961 Dog Handler, posted in
Cpl Bocock xx Jan 1961 Police, posted out to Security Flt, RAF Driffield
Cpl Godden xx Jan 1961 Dog Handler, released from the service
Sgt Edwards xx Feb 1961? Police, posted in from RAF Driffield
Cpl Adams xx Feb 1961? Police, posted in from RAF Driffield
Cpl Baker xx Feb 1961? Cook, posted in from RAF Driffield
Cpl McGhee xx Feb 1961? Fireman, posted in from RAF Driffield
M Nav Edwards xx Feb 1961? Posted out to RAF Driffield
Cpl McCrorie xx Feb 1961? Posted out to OCTU, Jurby
Cpl Weir xx Feb 1961? Released from the service
Cpl Vickery xx Feb 1961? Released from the service
Sgt J Drummond xx Mar 1961 Police, posted in from Security Flt, RAF Driffield
Sgt A Ainslie xx Apr 1961 Police, posted out to RAF Wildenrath
Cpl R E Brant xx Apr 1961 Police, posted out to RAF Laarbruch
Sqn Ldr P I Hart 29 Apr 1961 Supernumerary, pending assuming command of the unit
Cpl Tech Barrett xx May 1961 Posted in from RAF Driffield
Cpl Tech Massey xx May 1961 Posted out to RAF Driffield
Sqn Ldr E R Morriss 29 May 1961 Relinquished command of the unit
Sqn Ldr P I Hart 29 May 1961 Assumed command of the unit
S/T Stevens xx Jun 1961? Posted in from RAF Driffield
LAC Clarke xx Jun 1961? Posted in from RAF Driffield
M Plt J Kerr xx Jul 1961 To No 5 PDU
Cpl H Beech xx Jul 1961 Released from the service
SAC G Swales xx Jul 1961 Promoted to Act Cpl (Unpaid)
SAC D Gray xx Jul 1961 Promoted to Act Cpl (Unpaid)
Act Cpl W E Mountain xx Jul 1961 Promoted to Cpl
LAC Rayner 25 Jul 1961 Promoted to Act Cpl (Unpaid)
S/T Baxter 27 Jul 1961 Promoted to C/T
S/T Mount 27 Jul 1961 Promoted to C/T
LAC Macarthy 29 Aug 1961 Promoted to Act Cpl (Unpaid)
Cpl D L Pyne xx Sep 1961 Posted in from RAF Driffield
Flt Lt R Brown xx Oct 1961 Posted in from RAF Feltwell
Cpl Kendall xx Oct 1961 Posted in from RAF Netheravon
C/T Turner xx Nov 1961 Posted in from RAF Driffield
Cpl Cook xx Dec 1961 Police (D), posted in from RAF Netheravon
Cpl Foord xx Dec 1961 Police (D), posted out to RAF Bruggen

Personnel Movements - 1962-1963

Rank Name Date Notes
C/T J Yates xx Jan 1962 Missile Fitter (P), posted to RAF Halton
Cpl J Sharp xx Jan 1962 Police (S), posted to RAF Sharjah
LAC J Davidson xx Jan 1962 Police (D), from RAF Driffield
Flt Lt R G Reekie xx Feb 1962 Detached to RAF Manby prior to posting
Cpl J Billington 18 Feb 1962 Attached to RAF Debden for Special Security Briefing course
Cpl J Billington 24 Feb 1962 Ceased to be attached to RAF Debden for Special Security Briefing course
Cpl E Best 25 Feb 1962 Police, posted to No 150 Sqn, RAF Carnaby
Sgt J M Kellas 25 Feb 1962 Police II, posted in from AMU, RAF Kenley
Cpl C Cooke  1 Apr 1962 Attached to RAF Debden for Special Security Briefing course
Cpl C Cooke  7 Apr 1962 Ceased to be attached to RAF Debden for Special Security Briefing course
SAC J Hannah  9 Apr 1962 Posted in from RAF Driffield
Cpl D MacDougal 24 Apr 1962 Released from the service
Cpl R Grayson  8 May 1962 Clerk/Sec, posted in from RAF Driffield
Sgt Tully 13 May 1962 Police II, attached to No 1 PTS, Abingdon for Air Despatcher training
Cpl Pyne 12 Jun 1962 Police (S), attached to No 1 PTS, Abingdon for Air Despatcher training
Cpl Sandes 13 Jun 1962 Police I, posted to HQ P & SS Germany
Cpl R Grayson 13 Jun 1962 Clerk/Sec, attached to OASC, Biggin Hill
Cpl V Duncan 14 Jun 1962 Fireman (Driver), posted in from No 5  PDU
Cpl R Grayson 19 Jun 1962 Clerk/Sec, ceased to be attached to OASC, Biggin Hill
Cpl Court 24 Jun 1962 Police (D), attached to RAF Debden for SSB course
Cpl Court 30 Jun 1962 Police (D), ceased to be attached to RAF Debden for SSB course
Cpl Gilbert  4 Jul 1962 Fireman (Driver), posted to RAF North Luffenham
Cpl Hodgson  4 Jul 1962 Fireman (Driver), posted in from RAF Driffield
Cpl Pyne  7 Jul 1962 Police (S), ceased to be attached to No 1 PTS, Abingdon for Air Despatcher training
Sgt Routley 23 Jul 1962 Police (II), posted to Singapore
Cpl Baker 25 Jul 1962 Cook II, attached to RAF West Drayton
Cpl Baker 30 Jul 1962 Cook II, ceased to be attached to RAF West Drayton
Cpl Williams  8 Aug 1962 Police II, attached to RAF RAF Debden for Advanced Training Part II
Cpl Stuart  8 Aug 1962 Police (S), attached to RAF RAF Debden for Advanced Training Part II
Cpl Williams 23 Aug 1962 Police II, ceased to be attached to RAF RAF Debden for Advanced Training Part II
Cpl Stuart 23 Aug 1962 Police (S), ceased to be attached to RAF RAF Debden for Advanced Training Part II
C/T Turner 28 Aug 1962 Eng Fitter (QT), posted to P & P Flight
C/T Bullingham 28 Aug 1962 Eng Fitter (QT), posted in from P & P Flight
Cpl Macarthy 29 Aug 1962 Police (D), discharged from the RAF on completion of his service
Sgt Tully  5 Sep 1962 Police II, posted to No 114 Sqn
Sgt J M Kellas  9 Sep 1962 Police II, attached to RAF Debden for Special Security Briefing course
Flt Lt G T J Fidler 14 Sep 1962 Posted in from RAF Thorney Island
Sgt J M Kellas 14 Sep 1962 Police II, ceased to be attached to RAF Debden for Special Security Briefing course
SAC Fawcett 19 Sep 1962 Fireman, attached to RAF Weeton for conversion training
SAC Selbie 26 Sep 1962 Cook II, posted to RAF Driffield
SAC Fawcett 24 Oct 1962 Fireman, ceased to be attached to RAF Weeton on completion of conversion training
Flt Lt G T J Fidler xx Oct 1962 Assumed command of 'D' Flight
Flt Lt M Sorensen xx Oct 1962 Relinquished command of 'D' Flight and returned to flying duties
Cpl Court 28 Oct 1962 Police (D), posted to RAF Akrotiri
AC Richardson 31 Oct 1962 Cook 2, posted in
Cpl Pyne  5 Nov 1962 Police (S), posted to RAF Benson
Cpl Tech Gatehouse  6 Nov 1962 Posted in from GSE Section
SAC Clark  7 Nov 1962 E Mech (G), attached to RAF Melksham
SAC Baker 13 Nov 1962 Cook II, posted to RAF Nocton Hall
Sgt Rogers 21 Nov 1962 Police II, posted in from Security Control
Cpl Ratcliffe 21 Nov 1962 Police II, posted in from Security Control
Cpl Ward 21 Nov 1962 Police (D), posted in from Security Control
LAC Paterson 21 Nov 1962 Police (D), posted in from Security Control
LAC Heath 21 Nov 1962 Police (D), posted in from Security Control
LAC McPartlan 22 Nov 1962 Police (S), posted in from Security Control
J/T Lewis 24 Nov 1962 E Fitter (G), ceased to be detached
Cpl Clarke  2 Dec 1962 Police II, posted to Pergamos
Cpl Ruddle  4 Dec 1962 Police (D), posted to Akrotiri
Cpl Hillman  7 Dec 1962 Police II, posted to Nordhorn
Cpl Kelly 18 Dec 1962 Police II, posted to No 280 SU
Cpl Williams (125)  3 Jan 1963 Police (S), posted in from No 240 Sqn
SAC Morris  3 Jan 1963 Posted in from No 240 Sqn
Cpl Williams (360)  5 Jan 1963 Police (D), posted in from No 240 Sqn
Cpl Watson  5 Jan 1963 Police (D), posted in from No 240 Sqn
Cpl Smith 14 Jan 1963 Fireman (Driver), attached to RAF Lindholme
Cpl Whiteway 15 Jan 1963 Fireman (Driver), posted in from RAF Driffield
Cpl B E Baxter 20 Jan 1963 Cook II, posted in from RAF Driffield

Source - No 226 Sqn ORB

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