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, SANF(V) = South African Naval Forces (Volunteer), KIA = Killed in Action, MPK = Missing Presumed Killed.


September 1944 - October 1945








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

A.F.E. Payen

01 Sep 44

In command

Lieut. Commander (A), S.N.F(V). (P))  K.C. Johnson 23 Oct 44 In command
Lieut. Commander (A), R.N. (P))  L.G. Morris 06 Mar 45 In command

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

 J. R. Dimsdale 01 Jan 45


   R. N. Hughff 02 Sep 44  
   J. S. Myerscough 04 Sep 44 Killed, air crash 22.3.45




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

 W. A. W. Brazier 24 Mar 45  
   I. G. Dawson 01 Sep 44  
    A. W. Everrett 10 Feb 45  
   E. W. Hamblet 10 Apr 45  
   T. E. R. Judd 08 Oct 44  
   D. T. G. Kingham 10 Mar 45  
   G. L. Robertson 24 Apr 45  
   C. A. Watters 01 Sep 44  


 R. J. Watson 07 Aug 45  



Telegraphist Air Gunners

Joined Sqn







Joined Sqn






Junior Rates


Joined Sqn






Information drawn from the Navy list January 1945 through July 1946 (final edition before squadron disbanded)


List last modified 09 June 2020


In Memoriam





Sub-Lieut. (A) Jack Stevens MYERSCOUGH, (P)  RNVR



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