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Trade:
Clerk Personnel
Name:
frank lennon
Sqn/Station:
CIO London
Service Years:
1966 - 1978
email:
franklennon{$}nortonrose.com
Other units/stations:
RAF Brize Norton, RAF Sharjah, RAF Biggin Hill, RAF Laarbruch, RAF Wildenrath, RAF H Ely
Service No:
T4287129
Submission-comments:
 
Date created:
Mon Mar 31 15:26:05 2003

Trade:
Dental Technician
Name:
david Brivio
Sqn/Station:
RAF,Changi,
Service Years:
1956-1958
email:
davebrivio{$}aol.com
Other units/stations:
RAF Butterworth and Kai Tak.
Service No:
5027035
Submission-comments:
Looking for old friends at RAF Changi, Butterworth and Kai Tak, from 1956-1958.
Date created:
Sun Mar 30 10:50:20 2003

Trade:
COOK
Name:
TONY HOPKINS
Sqn/Station:
WINTERBOURN GUNNER
Service Years:
1963 1969
email:
jean007{$}blueyonder.co.uk
Other units/stations:
LYNHAM
Service No:
 
Submission-comments:
WANT TO HEAR FROM ANY ONE OUT THERE WHO WAS AT THESE STATIONS THE SAME TIME AS ME. I WORKED IN THE OFFICERS MESS MOSTLY, AND GOT POSTED TO ADEN IN 1965 FOR 1 YEAR. WHILST I WAS AT WINTERBOURNE.
Date created:
Fri Mar 28 19:39:44 2003

Trade:
rear air gunner
Name:
david gardner
Sqn/Station:
50 and 70
Service Years:
1940-1944
email:
sarah-david{$}gardner0705.fsnet.co.uk
Other units/stations:
 
Service No:
13472
Submission-comments:
looking for anybody who remebers my grandfarther george william chattington dfc any stories or pivs would be nice thank you
Date created:
Fri Mar 28 13:18:39 2003

Trade:
 
Name:
Andrew Phedonos
Sqn/Station:
RAF Nicosia
Service Years:
 
email:
aphedonos(at)hotmail.com
Other units/stations:
 
Service No:
 
Submission-comments:
Seeking anyone that may have photos of 230 Sqn (Pioneers) 1955-1959, or 213 Sqn (Mustangs, Tempests) 1946, at RAF NIcosia.
Date created:
Thu Mar 27 11:59:43 2003

Trade:
Cyprus Wartime Detachments
Name:
Andrew Phedonos
Sqn/Station:
Nicosia/Limassol/Paphos/Lakatamia
Service Years:
 
email:
aphedonos(at)hotmail.com
Other units/stations:
Spitfire~Hurricane~Beaufighter~Groundcrew units
Service No:
 
Submission-comments:
Book author still seeking to locate anyone who served on Cyprus during the war for any possible photos. Any relatives that may have a wartime photo album of their father, father-in-law, etc that has wartime RAF photos on Cyprus. Is there nobody from 227, 252, 213, 237, 74, 127 squadrons, or Maintenance Units still out there ?
Date created:
Thu Mar 27 05:26:55 2003

Trade:
RAF
Name:
Frank Clayton
Sqn/Station:
Maralinga (antler)
Service Years:
1957
email:
claytlee{$}aol.com
Other units/stations:
 
Service No:
 
Submission-comments:
My Dad passed away in 1995, but I would like to be in contact with anyone who may have known him, he attended operation antler (maralinga) in 1957. Any recollections/photographs would be greatly appreciated!! Lee W Clayton
Date created:
Wed Mar 26 17:39:35 2003

Trade:
Motor Transport
Name:
Len Slade
Sqn/Station:
Weeton/St. Athans/Cardington
Service Years:
1952 - 1974
email:
susanslade{$}peoplepc.com
Other units/stations:
RAF Gan/Fontainebleau/Xmas island
Service No:
L4091873
Submission-comments:
Any ex Driving Instructors/Examiners, Ballon Unit, N.A.T.O. out there?. I have found a few, Dave Bloomfield, Joe Cardisco (USA), Mick Mantripp. There must be many more out there. Where are you??.
Date created:
Wed Mar 26 14:12:52 2003

Trade:
storeman
Name:
john (jack) kiernan
Sqn/Station:
90 mu warton
Service Years:
1953-55
email:
sandfly1{$}clear.net.nz
Other units/stations:
stone stafford, padgate
Service No:
2594152
Submission-comments:
s a c fred k stott of oldham lancs
Date created:
Wed Mar 26 08:05:37 2003

Trade:
storeman
Name:
john (jack) kiernan
Sqn/Station:
90 mu warton
Service Years:
1953-55
email:
sandfly1{$}clear.net.nz
Other units/stations:
stone stafford, padgate
Service No:
2594152
Submission-comments:
s a c fred k stott of oldham lancs
Date created:
Wed Mar 26 08:05:31 2003

Trade:
Clerk Accounts
Name:
George Musgrove
Sqn/Station:
RAF Weeton
Service Years:
1960-62
email:
pasandgeorge{$}ntlworld.com
Other units/stations:
 
Service No:
5078258
Submission-comments:
The cream of the Accounts and Stores Sections at RAF Weeton :- John Winder, Malcolm Walker, Jeff Lee, John Bateson
Date created:
Mon Mar 24 17:45:13 2003

Trade:
Aerodrome Fireman
Name:
George Dolan
Sqn/Station:
Colerne
Service Years:
1952 - 1958
email:
margaret1dolan{}aol.com
Other units/stations:
Habbanyia/Basra/Kiddlington
Service No:
4099714
Submission-comments:
I am trying get in touch with William Smith, Frank Hamilton and Martin Draper that served with at RAF Colerne 1956 - 1958
Date created:
Sun Mar 23 15:08:40 2003

Trade:
cook
Name:
Ron Smith
Sqn/Station:
Henlow
Service Years:
1956-1958
email:
rsmith{}foxley2.fsnet.co.uk
Other units/stations:
Bridgenorth, Innsworth
Service No:
2783684
Submission-comments:
Bridgenorth square bashing Jan56-Mar56 Hut 247, Flight 32, D Sqdn. DI's Cpl's Reemes and Buckley. Innsworth trade training, Mar56- Jun56, Hut 327, 25 of C. Cpl Cluness. Henlow, jun 56-58 No 2 Airmans mess, Sgt Walsh
Date created:
Sat Mar 22 20:19:20 2003

Trade:
Electrical Fitter
Name:
Cliff East
Sqn/Station:
30 MU Stoke Heath
Service Years:
1953-1956
email:
cliffordeast{}hotmail.com
Other units/stations:
West Kirby/Melksham/Brookwood
Service No:
4126544
Submission-comments:
Looking for Mike Cowan, found Dave Wilkinson and Tony Hill
Date created:
Fri Mar 21 23:17:11 2003

Trade:
propulsion /mech.
Name:
des green
Sqn/Station:
cranwell.
Service Years:
1969-1975.
email:
deshotwork{}aol.com
Other units/stations:
wildenrath,bruggen,st athens,
Service No:
s8084605
Submission-comments:
dave cox,glyn bryant,shaun walker,the rowing team, love to hear from anyone that can remember the good old days,
Date created:
Thu Mar 20 18:14:50 2003

Trade:
 
Name:
Anthony Holmes
Sqn/Station:
 
Service Years:
 
email:
christineholmes98{}hotmail.com
Other units/stations:
 
Service No:
 
Submission-comments:
I am trying to find Keith Evans who was Staioned in Gibraltar 642 Signal Troops around 1980 - 1986
Date created:
Tue Mar 18 23:15:24 2003

Trade:
Personnel Clerk
Name:
Frank Lennon
Sqn/Station:
CIO London
Service Years:
1966-1978
email:
franklennon{}nortonrose.com
Other units/stations:
RAF Biggin Hill, RAF Sharjah, RAF Laarbruch, RAF Wildenrath, RAF Hosp Ely
Service No:
t4287129
Submission-comments:
 
Date created:
Mon Mar 17 05:50:50 2003

Trade:
Elec Mech ground
Name:
Alec Smith
Sqn/Station:
No2 MRLU
Service Years:
1951 --1955
email:
mahaut2{}ntlworld.com
Other units/stations:
Merryfield/Sundern/ Laarbruch
Service No:
4083466
Submission-comments:
"Dutch Holland" John Kerr "Bunger Thrower" Get in touch,
Date created:
Sun Mar 16 18:00:34 2003

Trade:
Nurse
Name:
Roger Philp
Sqn/Station:
 
Service Years:
 
email:
thephilps{}aol.com
Other units/stations:
 
Service No:
 
Submission-comments:
I am trying to trace Patricia White who served at RAFH Wegberg in 1967/68.
Date created:
Sun Mar 16 11:36:44 2003

Trade:
Electrical Fitter Air / AFE
Name:
Ronald Tuppeny
Sqn/Station:
Many
Service Years:
1951--1978
email:
ronald.tuppeny{}ntlworld.com
Other units/stations:
Sylt,Oldenburg,Melksham, Valley,Waterbeach, Odiham, Brugen, Gutersloh, Conningsby, Sealand.
Service No:
4063710
Submission-comments:
Bob Chatfield - Melksham. 72Sqdn. Odiham 1966-1968 80 Sqdn. Bruggen. Gin Palace Guttersloh. Elect Section Valley. 29 sqdn. Conningsby.
Date created:
Sat Mar 15 21:57:03 2003

Trade:
FLM
Name:
Nigel Hodkinson
Sqn/Station:
233OCU/RAF Wittering
Service Years:
1973-1979
email:
nigel{}hson.fsnet.co.uk
Other units/stations:
4 Squadron RAF Wildenwath/GUT
Service No:
A8105760
Submission-comments:
Good friend of JT kowolski. Been there, seen it, done it, got the T-shirt!!!! Charged in Duchi
Date created:
Sat Mar 15 20:00:02 2003

Trade:
Storeman non Tech
Name:
Gordon Troth
Sqn/Station:
RAF Wickenby. Lincs
Service Years:
1953-1955
email:
gordon_troth{}hotmail.com
Other units/stations:
 
Service No:
2707778
Submission-comments:
Bristol Michael Sampson B John (Willy) Walls Leeds Malcolm Lile Birmingham
Date created:
Sat Mar 15 19:56:12 2003

Trade:
Storeman non Tech
Name:
Gordon Troth
Sqn/Station:
RAF Wickenby. Lincs
Service Years:
1953-1955
email:
gordon_troth{}hotmail.com
Other units/stations:
 
Service No:
2707778
Submission-comments:
Michael Sampson John (Willy) Walls
Date created:
Sat Mar 15 19:49:15 2003

Trade:
VHF RT/ DF Op
Name:
D. Coombes
Sqn/Station:
MEAF
Service Years:
1955 1959
email:
D.Coombes{}tesco.net
Other units/stations:
Salala
Service No:
3520890
Submission-comments:
Frank Roberts Terry Partridge Dug Hanyes Colin Protor Mick Fenn Ray Jones
Date created:
Sat Mar 15 09:31:34 2003

Trade:
RAF Police
Name:
Laarbruch RAFP 70s Reunion
Sqn/Station:
 
Service Years:
1970s
email:
laarbruchrafp72.reunion{}btopenworld.com
Other units/stations:
 
Service No:
 
Submission-comments:
A reunion of RAF Police who were at Laarbruch in the 70s is being held in Sheffield on the 12 Sept 03 for further details e mail laarbruchrafp72.reunion{}btopenworld.com So far 121 people have booked to attend
Date created:
Fri Mar 14 20:27:38 2003

Trade:
air traffic control
Name:
GEORGE BLOOD
Sqn/Station:
butterworth (malaya)
Service Years:
Year 1953- Year1956
email:
thebloods{}gblood.freeserve.co,uk
Other units/stations:
bridgenorth, spitalgate
Service No:
4130722
Submission-comments:
looking for anyone who was in air traffic control with me at RAF Butterworth. aspecially MIKE STERLING, TONY HOCKING, OR REG WOOD
Date created:
Fri Mar 14 10:30:28 2003

Trade:
Wireless Operator
Name:
Fred Roles
Sqn/Station:
357 WU
Service Years:
1941-1946
email:
froles1{}aol.com
Other units/stations:
 
Service No:
1382808
Submission-comments:
I am searching for other mebers of 357WU on which I served in SEAC from 1942 to 1946. I was Corporal Roles and served in India, Ceylon and the cocos Keeling Islands in the Indian Ocean.
Date created:
Fri Mar 14 01:08:13 2003

Trade:
Administration Clerk
Name:
Bob Stacey
Sqn/Station:
Eindhoven. Holland
Service Years:
1950 - 1953
email:
r.stacey{}wxs.nl
Other units/stations:
 
Service No:
2469929
Submission-comments:
Fred Harding
Date created:
Wed Mar 12 17:30:43 2003

Trade:
M.T.D
Name:
Michael Cox
Sqn/Station:
Raf Abingdon
Service Years:
1969-1991
email:
michaelcox{}wombat44.freeserve.co.uk
Other units/stations:
RAF WILDENRATH/THORNEY ISLAND/THATCHAM/RAFG RHEINDAHLEN/431mu BRUGGEN/LYNEHAM/GUTERSLOH/BRIZE NORTON/ABINGDON.
Service No:
C8078242
Submission-comments:
I would like to contact any of the following as i have tried time and time again to find and contact.they are ex sgts tony freeman/colin rooke/wo hill/ex cpls dave hendy/dave jeavons/dave mulligan/dawn sharpe/wg cdr goldstein/sqn ldr stewart/anyone from crash/smash abingdon.so anyone contact on my e.mail and can arrange a getogether.mike cox.
Date created:
Tue Mar 11 21:33:10 2003

Trade:
clerk stats
Name:
linda mcCann
Sqn/Station:
202 sqn
Service Years:
1969-1971
email:
Laconslynn{}aol.com
Other units/stations:
Spitalgate/ Hereford
Service No:
E8040344
Submission-comments:
calling all WRAF's Sept 11th entry RAF Spitalgate. Morag Masterton,Linda Scott, Frances Brookes.
Date created:
Tue Mar 11 20:50:40 2003

Trade:
 
Name:
tatu
Sqn/Station:
 
Service Years:
 
email:
tatou36{}hotmail.com
Other units/stations:
 
Service No:
 
Submission-comments:
 
Date created:
Mon Mar 10 08:51:41 2003

Trade:
A/FF
Name:
Fred Needham
Sqn/Station:
213 Sqd Bruggen
Service Years:
1960/69
email:
mamayork2002{}yahoo.co.uk
Other units/stations:
58 Sqd Wyton
Service No:
4261653
Submission-comments:
LOOKING FOR 213 SQD MATES Looking for (Del) Derek williams & Wife Tina. Daughters Tanya & Barbara sons Kevin & Derek. Also Sgt Colin Elliott & wife Ann they had a Daughter Allison.Colin was maybe in glider club Bruggen 213 Sqd, We all lived at Wickrath in 1966/68 Or anyone who remembers Brenda Fred and family
Date created:
Fri Mar 7 21:31:38 2003

Trade:
TELEGRAPHIST
Name:
JOHN LEWIS
Sqn/Station:
 
Service Years:
1960 - 1967
email:
jaslmlewis{}aol.com
Other units/stations:
 
Service No:
 
Submission-comments:
I AM SEARCHING FOR MY RAF PAL, DAVE "GINO" ILES WHO SERVED WITH ME AT RAF EPISKOPI IN 1963, ARE YOU OUT THERE SOMEWHERE DAVE, IF SO PLEASE CONTACT ME!
Date created:
Fri Mar 7 08:54:10 2003

Trade:
Cyprus wartime detachments
Name:
Andrew Phedonos
Sqn/Station:
Nicosia/Limassol/Paphos/Lakatamia
Service Years:
 
email:
aphedonos(at)hotmail.com
Other units/stations:
Beaufighter, Spitfire, Hurricane squadrons
Service No:
 
Submission-comments:
Book author still seeking to locate anyone who served on Cyprus during the war for any possible photos. Any relatives that may have a wartime photo album of their father, father-in-law, etc that has wartime RAF photos on Cyprus. Is there nobody from 227, 252, 213, 237, 74, 127, squadrons still out there ? Been looking for you for many years !
Date created:
Wed Mar 5 17:46:30 2003

Trade:
Intl midshipman
Name:
Gary Watson
Sqn/Station:
jamaica defence force coast guard
Service Years:
94 - 95
email:
gary{}cwjamaica.com
Other units/stations:
jdf air wing
Service No:
international student Dartmouth
Submission-comments:
Seeking to get in touch with richard hendy who was ot Dartmouth with me in the spring term of 94. he was an Upper yardy and was a writer before being commissioned.
Date created:
Wed Mar 5 07:11:12 2003

Trade:
 
Name:
michelle watson
Sqn/Station:
firesection
Service Years:
 
email:
textshell{}aol.com
Other units/stations:
akrotiri
Service No:
 
Submission-comments:
looking for robert staunton ,he was in cyprus 1990 in the firesection, if anybody knows of his where abouts please contact me
Date created:
Tue Mar 4 21:56:45 2003

Trade:
Telephonist
Name:
Roy Goacher
Sqn/Station:
Bomber Command
Service Years:
Year 1954- 1956Year
email:
lawrence{}lgoacher.fsnet.co.uk
Other units/stations:
West Kirby.High Wycombe.Merryfield
Service No:
2732577
Submission-comments:
Looking for Bernard Rose who was stationed at Mildenhall as a telephonist during years 1954-1956 and I think that he lived in the Norfolk area.Others that I would like to contact are Jim Stimpson,Dougie Heppinstall,Roy Branden,Norman Ellwood and Charlie Meyer.
Date created:
Tue Mar 4 13:09:50 2003

Trade:
cook
Name:
Ron Ireland
Sqn/Station:
RAF Saltpans Aden
Service Years:
1951 1954ar
email:
sarg{}blueyonder.co.uk
Other units/stations:
 
Service No:
4066069
Submission-comments:
Would like to locate Roy Cordingly Norman Cross Bill Salt Gordon Mainprize Dale Read or anyone who was at Saltpans
Date created:
Tue Mar 4 11:58:00 2003

Trade:
dental surgery asst
Name:
micki ayre
Sqn/Station:
raf wildenrath
Service Years:
1967 1973
email:
micki{}larle.fsnet.co.uk
Other units/stations:
brize norton. halton. st athan
Service No:
w2846813
Submission-comments:
WAS MICKI DAINES MARRIED GEORDIE AYRE. LOOKING FOR BRIDES MAID CATHY WELSH WE WERE STATIONED AT WILDENRATH 1969 73 ALSO LOOKING FOR ANY OTHER OLD FRIENDS
Date created:
Sat Mar 1 22:49:10 2003

Trade:
M.T.
Name:
ROBSON
Sqn/Station:
VARIOUS
Service Years:
1960.64
email:
WALRO31
Other units/stations:
VARIOUS
Service No:
4258627
Submission-comments:
GWEN PARKER FROM SUNDERLAND JOINED R.A.F. 1961.2
Date created:
Sat Mar 1 19:17:04 2003