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    Hi all, would anybody so kind and provide me name of the successor CO after death of W/C J. W. Gillan, DFC and Bar, AFC on 29/08/1941?

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    Pavel
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    Hello Pavel,

    Appendix E

    Wing Leaders 1941

    North Weald:
    90082 W/C Ronald Gustave KELLETT DSO, DFC. RAF - March 1941
    26010 W/C John Woodburn GILLAN DFC*, AFC. RAF - July 1941
    16089 W/C Francis Victor BEAMISH DSO, DFC, AFC. RAF - August 1941

    See:
    Royal Air Force Fighter Command Losses of the Second World War Volume 1 Operational Losses:Aircraft and Crews 1939-1941.
    Franks,Norman L R
    Hersham:Midland Publishing,2008(2nd rev.& updated ed.)
    p.160

    Col.
    Last edited by COL BRUGGY; 5th October 2009 at 06:16. Reason: minor correction

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    Thanks a lot Col.!

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