Squadron Aircraft: Summary Information


Listed below is the information available for this aircraft which served in 550 Squadron.

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Aircraft Details: The column headers should be fairly self-explanatory. The final column (Web links) contains, where given, links to other items on this web-site or indeed to external sources where further information or photographs, etc can be found.

Associated Aircrew: This is the list of servicemen known to have flown on this aircraft at some time or other, it is not a particular crew (that can be found on other lists available on the site such as the crew shown on a specific operation, etc).

An extended view of the Squadron Aircraft report providing more detailed information is available here [IMPLEMENTATION STILL TO BE FINALISED]. This extended version of the Squadron Aircraft report lists the crew members known to have flown in a particular aircraft.

Definitions of the abbreviations used are available: here.

Aircraft Details

Aircraft Details Associated Aircrew
Id Service Number Name No. of Ops BQ-Code Other Information Web Links Name
X ND972 - - BQ-X SOC 21/05/1947 - F/O G E Blackler
F/L A W Browne
P/O R J Moran
F/L D R Parsons
F/Lt R Thomas
F/Sgt T T Savas
F/O A Abrams
Sgt K W Nettleton
F/Sgt J W Brown
F/Sgt R F Veness
Sgt P L Brooker
Sgt A P Soper
F/Sgt K R Salton
F/O H Dodds
P/O A R Brown
F/O L O Browning
Sgt A Laidlaw
Sgt H Lewis
F/Sgt C W Beckingham
F/O M D Hayes
Sgt H Hartley
F/Sgt E H Hagyard
F/Sgt M V Fuller
W/O A T Gill
Sgt R S Smith
Sgt D Gunn
P/O H L Davies
F/O P M Roche
Sgt P A O Adams
F/O R W Archer
F/O D Rudd
F/O S G Spakowski
F/O R F Calderhead
F/O E T Meaker
P/O J Lukies
Sgt W K Oldham
F/Sgt L W Pfitzner
F/Sgt R W Caples
F/Sgt J W Foran
P/O H K Johnson
Sgt J M Craine
F/Sgt W J Broom
F/O E G Smith
F/Sgt W B Reid
F/O C G Hetherington
Sgt J Regan
Sgt S Sorsby
F/Sgt J P Tasker
P/O R H Digby
Sgt J H Walker
F/O A E Lewis
Sgt A E McLeod
Sgt D Crabtree
Sgt J L Perrigo
Sgt R D Hager
Sgt S Lipfriend
F/O G G Kennedy
Sgt G W Soundy
Sgt H Luxton
Sgt H H Powell
Sgt R T Wesley
Sgt A Frame
Sgt J Hogg
Sgt W R Ross
F/Sgt H P Nichols
F/Sgt J W Bold
F/Sgt E Mozley
Sgt J Nicholson
Sgt M McCutcheon
F/Sgt G B Smith
Sgt V J Williams
Sgt M L Tretheway
F/O W K Mills
Sgt C J Cassan
Sgt R G Colban
F/Sgt W Horlor
F/O H G Manley
Sgt D R Hughes
F/O R G George
F/Sgt R Hill
F/O G T Brown
Sgt G B Ward
P/O J K McDonald
Sgt S F Beardmore
Sgt V R Farmer
F/Sgt A C H Stack
Sgt E J Wilkins
Sgt J J Curtis
Sgt C R Cronk
P/O W P F Daniels
Sgt J G Woodhall
Sgt R G Roberts
Sgt R Wright
F/Sgt F R Easton
Sgt A E Baker
Sgt W F Baker
Sgt G E Carter
F/Sgt J Price
Sgt M W Morrison
F/Sgt K Robinson
Sgt E Dinsley
Sgt J Cooper
F/Sgt C L Cochrane
Sgt J Potts
F/Sgt - Moore
F/Sgt D G Mather
Sgt D G Hammersley
Sgt R H Keevil
F/Sgt R G Miles
W/Cdr A F M Sisley

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The details were last updated: 06 February 2024

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