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, RCNVR = Royal Canadian Navy Volunteer Reserve, RNZNVR = Royal New Zealand Navy Volunteer Reserve, Tpy = Temporary, Mid = Midshipman, KIA = Killed in Action, MPK = Missing Presumed Killed.

 

 

764 (1) April 1940 - Movember1943

 

Rank

Name

Appointed

Notes

       

Lieut. Comn.  (P)

 F. E. C. Judd

08 Apr 40

In command

 

 H. L. McCulloch

16 Jul 40 In command, ex 765 NAS
 

 H. Wright

17 Oct 41 In command
 

 J.O.B Young

16 Jun 43 In command
       
Tpy. Lieut. Comn (A) R.N.V.R. (P) J.E. Mansfield 01 Feb 43 In command from 10 Apr 43 to 16 Jun 32†

Lieut. (P)

 N. G. Hallett

 24 Apr 40

 

 R. J. H. Stephens

 13 Jun 40 Ex 765 NAS
 

 M. B. P. Franklin, DSC

 26 Jan 42  
       
Lieut. (A)

 W. R. J. McWhirter

 06 Jul 42  
       
Tpy. Lieut. (A), (P)

 D. French

07 Aug 43  
       
Tpy. Lieut. (A) R.N.V.R. (O)

 W. G. A. Shepherd

 23 Nov 42  
       

Tpy. Sub- Lieut. (A) R.N.V.R. (P)  

 H.R. Spalding

23 Nov 42  
   F.W. Smallwood ?  
       
       

S.N.C.O.s

Joined Sqn

 

-

  -  
       

Junior Rates

 

Joined Sqn

 

-

  -  
       

†  Appointment included duties as Officer in Charge RNAS Lawrenny Ferry until 16 June 1943.

Information drawn from the Navy list June 1940 through October 1943 (final edition before squadron disbanded)

 

 


 

 

764 (2) February1944 - September1945

 

 

Rank

Name

Appointed

Notes

       

Lieut. (P)

 E.D.J.R. Whatley 16 Feb 44

In command

   K. Lee-White 01 Sep 44 In command
       
       
 Tpy. Capt., R.M.  D. B. L. Smith 03 Ju 45 In command
       

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

 D.L.R. Hutchinson 19 Apr 44

In command

   G. A. Donoghue 20 Nov 44 In command
   J. H. B. Bedells 26 Jan 45  
       
Tpy. Lieut. (A) R.N.V.R. (O)  W. G. A. Shepherd 16 Feb 44 *
       

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

 D.G. Frampton 16 Feb 44  
   A.C. Francis 16 Feb 44  
   D. H. Collett 25 Sep 44  
   F. P. Jones 14 Sep 44  
   E. C. Spreadbury 10 Nov 44  
   J. Incley 23 Jan 45  
   RIB Tavener ?  
       
Tpy. act. Sub- Lieut. (A) R.N.V.R. (O)    D. W. H. Waite 01 Apr 44  
       
       

S.N.C.O.s

Joined Sqn

 

-

  -  
       

Junior Rates

 

Joined Sqn

 

-

  -  
       

Information drawn from the Navy list April 1944 through October 1945 (final edition before squadron disbanded)

*May have been incorrectly listed in Navy Lists as he was a member of the original disbanded squadron.

 

 


 

 

 

764 (3) May1943 - Novtember1954

 

 

Rank

Name

Appointed

Notes

       
       

Lieut. Comn.  (P)

 P.S. Brewer 18 May 53

In command

   B. Bevans DSC, 28 Sep 53 In command
       
       
Lieut. (P)      
       

Sub- Lieut. (P)  

     
       
       
       
       

S.N.C.O.s

Joined Sqn

 

-

  -  
       

Junior Rates

 

Joined Sqn

 

-

  -  
       

Information drawn from the Navy list April 1944 through October 1945 (final edition before squadron disbanded)

*May have been incorrectly listed in Navy Lists as he was a member of the original disbanded squadron.

 

 


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