Category: Forms

Form 449 – Monthly Return of Officers and Airman Pilots

This was a pre war form that continued into the 1939-45 period. Air Force Lists prior to Feb 1939 used this detail to compile the “Where Serviing Section”. Few survive in the records but using the PORs that do in Unit, Group…

Form 678 – Trade Index Cards

From King’s Regulations and Air Council Instructions, 1942. 2105 – Index Cards 1. In every unit index cards (Forms 678 and 678A) will be kept in respect of every airman borne on the strength of the unit. 2. Form 678…

Form 1406 : RAF Officers Record of Service (Post War)

It’s a post war, circa 1950s, AM Form 1406

This was an extension to the F543/F1580 record card to list RAF Officer Record of Service for reserve service beyond the War Emergency.

Wartime service was transcribed from the F543 for both OR and Commissioned then the card was used to record post war service.

Form 373 – Officer’s Record Card

Although initially aimed at recording details for Commissioned men it was extended to NCO pilots in the interwar years and continued in such use during 1939-45. This is another of the administration aids that was only intended for use while…