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.

 

December 43 - November 45

 

Commission officers

 

Appointed

Notes

Tpy. Lieut.-Conn. (A), R.N.Z.N.V.R. (P) ... 

D. K. Evans (act) - Mar 1944 In command
Tpy.  Major, R.M. P. P. Nelson-Grade 16 Oct 44 In command
Tpy. Lieut.-Conn. (A),  (P) ...  ... P. C. S. Chilton (act) 11 Feb 45  
Tpy. Lieut. (A), R.N.V.R. (P) ...  ...  ...  ... D.F.W. Davies 1 May 1944  
  R.M. Norris 1 May 1944  
  C.V. Brewer - Mar 1944  
  P. R. Thompson  23 Nov 44  
Tpy. Sub- Lieut. (A), R.N.V.R. (P)  ...  ... R. N. W. Collier 1 May 1944  
  H. Colgate 1 May 1944  
  K. S. Bailey 1 May 1944  
  M. J. Reuse 1 May 1944  
  W. C. Hutchison 1 May 1944  
  E. Barker 1 May 1944  
  I. J. Baker 1 May 1944  
  P. S. Ross 1 May 1944  
  J. R. Ionns 1 May 1944  
  K. E. Vogan 1 May 1944  
  H. Hodgkinson 1 May 1944  
  C. H. Schwenger 1 May 1944  
  J. W. Todd 1 May 1944  
  A. Sargent 5 May 1944  
  G. V. Thomas 1 Aug 1944  
  J. R. Stephenson 24 Sep 1944  
  J. C. Maynard 23 Nov 1944  
  D. J. Scarrett 23 Nov 1944 KIA 18.2.45
  W. Noble 23 Nov 1944  
  R. C. Read 23 Nov 1944  
  R. G. Kennett 23 Nov 1944  
  D. A. Golding 23 Nov 1944  
  R. G. C. Ambrose 23 Dec 1944  
  A. R. Thornton 5 Jan 45  
       
Tpy. Sub- Lieut. (A), R.C.N.V.R. (P)  ...  J. A. Ferguson 15 May 44  

Tpy. Sub- Lieut. (A), R.N.Z.N.V.R. (P) ...

I. V. Brown 1 May 1944  
       
       
       

Tpy. Acting Sub- Lieut. (A), R.N.V.R. (P)

J. B. Neville 27 Dec 1944  
  R. Aspin 27 Dec 1944  

 

     
       

Telegraphist Air Gunners

     
       
       

Maintenance personnel

     

 

     
       

Information drawn from the Navy list June1944 through October 1945 (final edition before squadron disbanded)

 


List last modified 25 November 2016


 

 

 

In Memoriam
 

 

Name

Record

Cemetery/Memorial

Sub-Lieut. (A) (P) Peter Storm ROSS, RNVR

CWGC entry

GLASGOW (CRAIGTON) CEMETERY

Sec. I. Grave 530.

Sub-Lieut. (A) (P) Richard James MCHAFFIE, RNVR

CWGC entry

COLVEND PARISH CHURCHYARD

Sec. L. Grave 34-35-36.

Sub-Lieut. (A) (P) Ivor John BAKER, RNVR

CWGC entry

LEE-ON-SOLENT MEMORIAL Bay 5, Panel 4

Sub-Lieut. (A) (P) Kenneth Ernest VOGAN, RNVR

CWGC entry

SYDNEY WAR CEMETERY

2W. C. 12.

Sub-Lieut. (A) (P) Deryck John SCARROTT, RNVR

CWGC entry

LEE-ON-SOLENT MEMORIAL Bay 6, Panel 4

 

 

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