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.


June 1945 - September 1946


Commission officers

  Appointed Notes

Tpy. Lieut. (A), (O)  ...  ...

G.W. Hutchinson 1 June 45 In command 1 Jun 1945
Lieut. (A), R.N.V.R. (P)  ...  ... R.H. Kilburn 15 Jan 46 In command 15 Jan 1946
Tpy. Lieut. (A), R.N.V.R. (P)  ...  ... K. C. Price 27 May 45  
Tpy. Lieut. (A), R.N.V.R. (O)  ...  ... R. H. Kilburn 1 June 45  
  A. C McDonald 1 June 45  
Tpy. Lieut. (A), R.N.Z.N.V.R. (P)  ... D D Lightbourne 1 June 45  
Tpy. Sub-Lieut. (A), R.N.V.R. (P) t. G. L. Marshall - Mar 45  
  A. X. Ede - Mar 45  
  R.Abbott 1 June 45  
  J. Barr 1 June 45  
Tpy. Sub-Lieut. (A), R.N.V.R. (O)  ...  T. H. D. Temperley 1 June 45  
  R.J.Bryan 1 June 45  
  O. R. G. Bennett 1 June 45  
Tpy. act Sub-Lieut. (A), R.N.V.R. (P)  ...  A. T. Thompson 1 June 45  
Tpy. act Sub-Lieut. (A), R.N.V.R. (O)  ...  G. H. Stout 1 June 45  
  A. K.Cooke 1 June 45  
Tpy. Mid. (A), R.N.V.R. (O)  ...  T. Rickerd 1 June 45  

Telegraphist Air Gunners


Maintenance personnel




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


List last modified 16 November 2016



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