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    Default AFDU - Duxford 1942

    Morning all

    I am trying to find out if Don Finlay, ex-CO of 41 Squadron, commanded the Air Fighting Development Unit at Duxford from December 41 to March 42. Any help gratefully received.

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    Snapper

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    Default Re: AFDU - Duxford 1942

    According to Aces High he was promoted to W/Cdr and posted as 11 Group, Engineering Officer.
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    Default Re: AFDU - Duxford 1942

    Hi Steve

    This was after his time as 11 Gp Eng O

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    Default Re: AFDU - Duxford 1942

    According to Steve Brew's Blood, Sweat and Courage, Donald Osborne Finlay (36031) was OC, AFDU, Duxford from 29 Dec 42 - 28 Mar 43. Regards, Terry

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