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OPERATIONS RECORD BOOK

Page No.

No. of pages used for day.

Detail of Work Carried Out

By 120 Squadron:

For the Month of Sept/Oct :  1942

Place

Date

Time

Summary of Events

References to Appendices

Ballykelly

30.9.42

 

F/Lt L.H.C. Auys granted Acting Rank W/Cdr wef 1.9.42. whilst filling W/Cdr Post

 

Ballykelly

1.10.42

 

F/O Goodfellow, F/O F.L.F. Innes attached to R.A.F. Station, Reykjavik.

 

Reykjavik

1.10.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator AL513 P/O N.E.M. Smith (capt) and crew Airborne  Reykjavik 0352 on A/S sweep. Landed  Reykjavik 1511.

REY/05/1/10

IOE/G14/30/9

Reykjavik

1.10.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator AM916, S/L T.M. Bulloch (capt) and crew. Airborne  Reykjavik 0508 on A/S sweep. Landed  Reykjavik 1640. Operational flying by Liberator AL560 P/O A.W. Fraser (capt) and crew on A/S sweep to Ballykelly. Airborne  Reykjavik 0924/1. Landed Prestwick 1400/1. Airborne Prestwick 0734/2 landed Ballykelly 0816/2.

REY/06/1/10

ICE/G8/30/9

BAL/01/2/10

ICE/G8/28/9

Reykjavik

2.10.42

 

F/Lt M.P. Thompson, F/O (a/f/L) R.L. Hanson, P/O S.E.Esler, F/O K.R. Revill, P/O A.W. Fraser, P/O J.F. Boland ceased to be attached to R.A.F. Station  Reykjavik

 

Reykjavik

2.10.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator FK 222, S/L T.M. Bulloch (Capt) and crew. Airborne  Reykjavik 1131 on escort to CN 134 (Met.) landed  Reykjavik 2222.

Operational flying by Liberator FL 923, S/L D.J Isted (Capt) and crew. Airborne  Reykjavik 0402 on A/S sweep, landed  Reykjavik 1352.

REY/07/2/10

ICE/G5/1/10

REY/02/2/10

ICE/G5/1/10

Ballykelly

3.10.42

 

A/P/O J.G. Baggs posted from R.A.F. station Greenock supernumeracy for Signals (R) duties

S/Lt J.A. Hayes ceased to be attached to No. 120 Squadron R.A.F.

 

Reykjavik

3.10.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator FL 923, P/O R. Goodfellow (capt) and crew on A/S sweep Airborne  Reykjavik 0416 Landed  Reykjavik 1507

REY/05/3/10

ICE/G5/2/10

Reykjavik

3.10.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator AL 513, P/O N.E.M Smith(Capt) and crew. Airborne  Reykjavik 0424 on A/S sweep. Landed  Reykjavik 1553.

REY/07/3/10

ICE/G5/2/10

Reykjavik

4.10.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator, FK 222, S/L. T.M. Bulloch (capt) and crew. Airborne  Reykjavik 1034 on A/S escort to c/v HS 209. Landed  Reykjavik 1810.

REY/07/4/10

ICE/G2/4/10

Ballykelly

5.10.42

 

P/O R.J. Webb ceased to be attached to R.A.F. Station, Newtonards.

REY/07/5/10

ICE/G5/5/10

Reykjavik

5.10.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator AL 513, S/L D.J. Isted (capt) and crew. Airborne  Reykjavik 1132 on A/S sweep. Landed  Reykjavik 2122

 

Ballykelly

6.10.42

 

F/O F.L.F Innes ceased to be attached to R.A.F Station  Reykjavik. A/P/O J.G Baggs reposted from 120 Squadron to 120 Squadron for Signals (R) duties

P/O K.R. Revill posted to No.1 (C)  O.T>U. +supernumeracy for Signals duties.

 

Ballykelly

6.10.42

 

F/O. R. Goodfellow ceased to be attached to R.A.F. Station Reykjavik.

 

Reykjavik

6.10.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator FK 222, F/O R. Goodfellow (capt) and crew airborne  Reykjavik 0500 on A/S sweep. Landed Ballykelly 1515

BAL/04/6/10

ICE/G9/5/10

Reykjavik

7.10.42

 

No operational flying

 

Ballykelly

8.10.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator FK 229, F/O Goodfellow (capt) and crew. Airborne Ballykelly 0905 on CLA search. Landed Ballykelly 2040.

BAL/05/8/10

LV/G8/7/10

Ballykelly

9.10.42

 

Sub/Lt J.A Hayes attached to 120 Squadron

 

Reykjavik

9.10.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator FL 923, P/O N.E.M Smith (capt) and crew. Airborne  Reykjavik  0340 on A/S sweep. Landed  Reykjavik 1531

REY/03/9/10

ICE/G2/8/10

Reykjavik

9.10.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator AL 513, S/L T.M. Bulloch (capt) and crew. Airborne  Reykjavik 0349 on A/S sweep. Landed  Reykjavik 1458

REY/02/9/10

ICE/G2/8/10

Ballykelly

10.10.42

 

F/O G.L. Hatherly, P/O J.K. Jarvis, P/O J McGregor attached to R.A.F. station, Nutts Corner.

F/O. R. Goodfellow, P/O S.E. Esler attached to R.A.F. Station  Reykjavik.

 

Ballykelly

10.10.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator FK 229, F/O Goodfellow (Capt) and crew. Airborne Ballykelly 0735 on A/S sweep to Iceland. Landed  Reykjavik 1705

REY/06/10/10

PAL/G3/9/10

Ballykelly

10.10.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator AM 929, P/O. S.E. Esler (Capt) and crew. Airborne Ballykelly 0751on A/S sweep to Iceland. Landed  Reykjavik 1656

REY/04/10/10

LV/G2/9/10

Ballykelly

11.10.42

 

F/O G.L. Hatherly, P/O. J.K. Jarvis, P/O. J McGregor ceased to be attached to R.A.F. Station, Nutts Corner,

No Operational flying.

 

Reykjavik

12.10.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator AM 929, S/L. T.M. Bulloch (capt) and crew. Airborne  Reykjavik 0842 on A/S escort to ONS 136. Landed  Reykjavik 1839.

REY/07/12/10

ICE/G4/11/10

Reykjavik

12.10.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator AL513, S/L D.J. Isted (Capt) and crew. Airborne  Reykjavik 0605 on C.L.A search en route to Ballykelly. Landed Ballykelly 1536

BAL/01/12/10

ICE/G7/11/10

Reykjavik

12.10.42

 

Transit flight by Liberator AL 513, S/L. D.J. Isted (Capt) and crew  Reykjavik/Ballykelly

Transit flight by Liberator FK 222, P/O. N.V. Bristow (Capt) and crew Ballykelly/ Reykjavik

 

Reykjavik

12.10.42

 

P/O. A.L. Furr, P/O. N.V. Bristow attached to R.A.F. station,  Reykjavik. S/L. D.J. Isted, P/O. A.L. D.C. Fleming-Williams ceased to be attached to R.A.F.  Reykjavik

 

 

 

 

 

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