Monday, December 11, 2017
Text Size

OPERATIONS RECORD BOOK

Page No.

No. of pages used for day.

Detail of Work Carried Out

By : 120 Squadron

For the Month of :November  1942

Place

Date

Time

Summary of Events

References to Appendices

Ballykelly

1.11.42

 

W/Cdr. Auys attached to H.Q.C.C. No Operational flying.

 

Ballykelly

2.11.42

 

P/O. Moffat attached to R.A.F. Station, St.Eval.

 

Ballykelly

2.11.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator FL 923, P/O Moffat and crew. Airborne Bellykelly 0902 on A/S escort. Landed St. Eval 1622.      

STE/014/2/Nov

LV/G3/1/Nov.

Ballykelly

3.11.42

 

F/Lt. McEwen posted to 120 Squadron from No.3 S.of G.R. P/O Ross posted to No.120 Squadron supernumary from 7 P.R.C.

No operational flying. P/O Moffat ceased to be attached to St. Eval

 

Ballykelly

4.11.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator FK. 233. S/Ldr. Isted and crew. Airborne Ballykelly 1233 on A/S escort. Landed Ballykelly 1655

F/O Booth admitted to S.S.Q. W/Cdr Auys ceased to be attached to H.Q.C.C.

 

Reykjavik

5.11.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator FL. 932. P/O Bristow and crew.

Airborne  Reykjavik 04.29 on escort. Landed  Reykjavik 1532.

ICE/G3/4/11

REY/04/5/11

Reykjavik

5.11.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator AM. 929 S/Ldr. Bulloch and crew.

Airborne  Reykjavik 0445 on escort. Landed  Reykjavik 2101

ICE/G5/5/11

REY08/5/11

Reykjavik

5.11.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator FL 924, W/O Ellis and crew

Airborne  Reykjavik 0937 on escort. Landed  Reykjavik 2020

ICE/G2/5/11

REY/07/5/11

Reykjavik

5.11.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator FK. 222, F/O Gibb and crew

Airborne  Reykjavik 1234 on escort. Landed  Reykjavik 2050

ICE/G2/5/11

REY/07/5/11

Ballykelly

6.11.42

 

F/Lt. Watson, F/O Turpin, P/O Webber ceased to be attached to R.A.F., Burtonwood. F/Lt Wightman attached from Wastage Pool, India. F/Lt. Mitchell attached from H.Q., Middle East

P/O Fraser, P/O Boland, P/O Burden, P/O |Fleming-Williams, F/O Innes attached to  Reykjavik

P/O Howlett attached from 221 Squadron, Middle East.

 

Gibraltar

7.11.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator AM. 919, F/Lt. Wightman and crew. Airborne Gibraltar 0744 on reconnaissance. Landed Ballykelly 1647.

BAL/01/7/Nov.

Gib/G3/6/Nov.

Ballykelly

8.11.42

 

Sub/Lt. Hayes ceased to be attached to 120 Squadron.

 

Reykjavik

8.11.42

 

P/O Fleming-Williams, P/O Smith ceased to be attached to  Reykjavik.

 

Reykjavik

8.11.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator Fk.229, P/O Smith and crew.

BAL/04/8/Nov

 

 

 

Airborne  Reykjavik 1027 on A/S sweep. Landed Ballykelly 1800

ICE/G2/7/Nov

Ballykelly

9.11.42

 

W/Cmdr Harrison sick in quarters. No operational flying.

 

Ballykelly

10.11.42

 

No operational flying. F/O Goodfellow, P/O Moffat attached to R.A.F. Station , Predannack.

 

 

 

 

F/O Booth discharged S.S.Q.

 

Ballykelly

11.11.42

 

No operational flying. F/O Goodfellow ceased to be attached to R.A.F Station.

 

 

 

 

F/Lt Watson, F/Lt. McEwan, P/O Karnaghan, P/O Webber, P/O McGregor attached to R.A.F. Station Predannack.

 

Ballykelly

12.11.42

 

No operational flying. P/O Moffat, F/Lt Watson, F/Lt McEwan, P/O Karnaghan, P/O Webber

 

 

 

 

P/O McGregor ceased to be attached to R.A.F. Station, Predannack. W/Cdr ceased to be sick in quarters.

 

Ballykelly

13.11.42

 

No operational flying. P/O Booth attached H.Q, 15 Group for correction of S & C Publications

 

Ballykelly

14.11.42

 

No operational flying

 

Ballykelly

15.11.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator FK.??22, P/O Bristow and crew

REY/08/15/11

 

 

 

Airborne  Reykjavik 1125 on A/S search. Landed  Reykjavik 1920

ICE/G4//15/11

Ballykelly

16.11.42

 

F/Lt Cundy ceased to be attached to R.A.F. Station, Beaulieu. F/O Fabel attached from R.A.F. Station Beaulieu. F/O Hatherley, P/O Jarvis, P/O McGregor attached to R.A.F. Station Nutts Corner.

 

Reykjavik

16.11.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator FL.932, W/O Ellis and crew.

Airborne  Reykjavik 0407 on A/S sweep. Landed  Reykjavik 1340.

ICE/G09/15/11

REY/0?/16/11

Ballykelly

17.11.42

 

No operational flying. P/O Fleming-Williams attached to R.A.F. Station Dyce for B.A.T. course. F/Lt Cundy attached to R.A.F. Station Beaulieu. F/O Fabel returned to R.A.F. Station Beaulieu. F/O Booth ceased to be attached to H.Q. 15 Group. F/O Matherley, P/O Jarvis, P/O McGregor ceased to be attached to R.A.F. station, Nutts Corner

 

Ballykelly

18.11.42

 

No operational flying, F/Lt Cundy, D.F.C. posted to 224 Squadron

 

Ballykelly

19.11.42

 

No operational flying

 

Reykjavik

20.11.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator AM.929. S/Ldr Bulloch and crew. Airborne  Reykjavik 0414 on A/S sweep. Landed  Reykjavik 1413

REY/05/20/11

ICE/G7/19/11

Reykjavik

20.11.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator FL.932, P/O Bristow and crew. Airborne  Reykjavik 0422 0n A/S sweep. Landed  Reykjavik 1328.

REY/03/20/11

ICE/G6/19/11

Ballykelly

20.11.42

 

F/Lt. Watson posted to 270 Squadron. W/Cdr. Auys attached to H.Q., 15 Group. P/O Moffat attached to R.A.F. Station,  Reykjavik.

 

Ballykelly

21.11.42

 

No operational flying. W/Cdr. Auys ceased to be attached to H.Q. 15 Group

 

Ballykelly

22.11.42

 

No operational flying. F/O Goodfellow admitted to S.S.Q

 

Ballykelly

23.11.42

 

No operational flying.

 

Ballykelly

24.11.42

 

No operational flying.

 

Ballykelly

25.11.42

 

No operational flying

 

Ballykelly

26.11.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator AM.917, P/O Esler? And crew. Airborne Ballykelly 0626 on search. Landed Ballykelly ?

BAL/02/26/Nov

LV/G7/25/Nov

Reykjavik

26.11.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator FL.932, P/O Moffat and crew, Airborne  Reykjavik 0446 on A/S sweep landed  Reykjavik 1510

REY/06/26/11

ICE/G4/25/11

Reykjavik

26.11.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator FK.222, P/O Fraser and crew. Airborn  Reykjavik 0432 on A/S sweep. Landed  Reykjavik 1525

REY/08/26/11

ICE/G4/25/11

Reykjavik

26.11.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator AM.929, W/O Ellis and crew. Airborne  Reykjavik 0524 on A/S escort (special task). Landed  Reykjavik 1723.

REY/09/26/11

ICE/G6/25/11

Ballykelly

26.11.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator AM.917. P/O Esler and crew. Airborne Ballykelly 0626 on search. Landed Ballykelly 2141.

BAL/02/26/Nov

LV/G7/25/Nov

Ballykelly

27.11.42

 

No operational flying. W/Cdr. Auys attached to H.Q.C.C

 

Ballykelly      

28.11.42

 

Operational flying by Liberator Am.917, P/O Esler and crew. Airborne Ballykelly 0501 on C.L.A search and U/Boat hunt. Landed Stornoway 2107

STY/03/29/Nov

LV/G1/26/Nov

Ballykelly

28.11.42

 

F/Lt Proctor, P/O Jarvis, P/O McGregor, F/O Hatherly attached to R.A.F. Station, Nutts Corner. P/O. Kernaghan attached to H.Q., 15 Group.

 

Ballykelly

29.11.42

 

No operational flying. F/Lt Proctor, p/O Jarvis, P/O McGregor, F/O Hatherly ceased to be attached to R.A.F. Station, Nutts Corner. F/Lt McEwan, P/O Esler, P/O Webber, attached to R.A.F. Station Stornoway

 

Ballykelly

29.11.42

 

No operational flying. F/Lt McEwan, P/O Esler, P/O Webber ceased to be attached to R.A.F. Station

 

 

 

 

 

comments