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    Default 144637 Flt Lt Eric William HUTCHINS

    Can anyone help me with the dates of flying training, and postings between June 1942 and November 1960 for this pilot, please?

    b Kings Norton, 5 May 15
    joined RAFVR, 27 Sep 40

    5 ITW, Torquay, date 1940?
    16 EFTS Derby, date 1940?
    9 SFTS, Hullavington, date 1941?
    Sgt Plt (1203927), date 1941?

    57 OTU, Hwdn, 23 Sep-11 Nov 41
    41 Sqn, 11 Nov 41-LM 29 Jun 42

    postings wanting, Jun 42-Nov 1960
    Flt Sgt, date?

    com Prob Plt Off (144637), 16 Apr 43
    Prob Fg Off (WS), 16 Oct 43
    Flt Lt (WS), 16 Apr 45
    rel com in RAFVR, rtng Flt Lt, on app to recons RAFVR, 2 Nov 48
    app to com as Fg Off in GDB of recons RAFVR, 2 Nov 48
    Flt Lt, 25 Jun 1951
    ext svce 5 yrs, WEF 2 Nov 1955
    rel com, 2 Nov 1960, rtng Flt Lt

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    Steve
    41 (F) Squadron RAF at War and Peace, April 1916-March 1946
    http://brew.clients.ch/41sqnraf.htm

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    Hutchins was an instructor with No.19 (P)AFU in late 1943, he was on board Oxford HM724 when it crashed on Braeriach near Aviemore. I don't when he arrived there or when he left.
    Alan Clark

    Peak District Air Accident Research

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    Thanks Alan

    That gives me a good lead

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    Steve
    41 (F) Squadron RAF at War and Peace, April 1916-March 1946
    http://brew.clients.ch/41sqnraf.htm

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