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    Hello,

    Would like informations concerning Kenneth Wolstenholme the famous football broadcaster,
    what squadron, how many operations ?

    Thank You !

    Alain.

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    He served with 105 Squadron doing Oboe marking and flew over 100 ops.
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    Alain,

    D.F.C Kenneth WOLSTENHOLME A/F/L 121908 LG 30/6/44 105 Sqn
    BAR LG 23/3/45 105 Sqn F/L

    A member of the pre war RAFVR NCO number 748669
    Awarded Air Efficiency Award 18/4/1946 (Air Efficiency Award 1942-2005 Christopher Brooks)

    Mark

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    It looks like he flew 17 ops on Blenheims with 107 Squadron and joined 105 Squadron around the time they joined 8 Group in the spring of 1943 and completed 83 ops with them, ending with a total of 100. He was posted to the Air Ministry for PRU duties 22.11.44
    Dave Wallace

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