The list below is complied from various sources: Commissioned officers are as they appear in the relevant editions of the Navy List [note, because of a time lag between appointments and the publication of the lists some officers are not included]. Names of Telegraphist Air Gunners are primarily drawn from incident reports. Maintenance and other squadron personnel from Admiralty Fleet Orders.  

 

Abbreviations: A = Air Branch, P = Pilot, O = Observer, TAG = Telegraphist Air Gunner, RNVR = Royal Navy Volunteer Reserve, RNZNVR = Royal New Zealand Navy Volunteer Reserve, Tpy = Temporary, Mid = Midshipman, KIA = Killed in Action, MPK = Missing Presumed Killed.

 

November 1944 - June 1946

 

Commission officers

  Appointed Notes

Tpy. Lieut. (A), R.N.V.R. (P)  ...  ...

A.B. Edgar 1 Nov 44 In command 1 Nov 1944
  J. Weaver 1 Nov 44  
Tpy. Lieut. (A), R.N.V.R. (O)  ...  ... P. H. Woodham, DSC 1 Nov 44  
  J. A. Gossett 1 Nov 44 In command 25 Jan 1946
       
Tpy. Lieut. R.N.Z.N.V.R. (P)  ...  ... 5. Mander 1 Nov 44  
       
Tpy. Lieut. (A), R.N.V.R. (P)  ...  ... N. R. Hamilton 1 Nov 44  
  J.A.Robinson 1 Nov 44  
  G. Kiddie 1 Nov 44  
  L. Crawshay-Jones 27 Oct 44  
  C. R. Hawkswell 16 Nov 44  
  F. Lawrence 18 Nov 44  
  A. R. McEvoy 16 Dec 44  
  A. F. Voak  ? Listed as 756 sqdn but recorded in accident reports flying 1700 a/c
       
Tpy. Lieut. (A), R.N.V.R. (O)  ...  ... P. M. W. Ellis 1 Nov 44  
  E.C. Hall 1 Nov 44  
  P. Lown 1 Nov 44  
  A. W. Moore 1 Nov 44  
  J.E. Felice - Nov 44  
  W. N. Brovna - Nov 44  
  R. LTrelease 30 Dec 44  
       

Telegraphist Air Gunners

     
Petty Officer  P.A. Herbert    
       

Maintenance personnel

     

 

     
       

Information drawn from the Navy list January 1945 through October 1945 (final edition before squadron disbanded)

 


List last modified 01 December 2016


 

 

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