95 Squadron

Documents relating to 95 Squadron

Flt/Lt. J.W. Bentley

With the Free French in 1942 on their handover to 95 Squadron.

Crew included F/L Davis, F/Lt Bocock, S/L Young, F/L Bailey, F/O Galea, F/L Burton

(Submitted by his son Fred Bentley)

Excerpts of Flt/Lt. J.W. Bentley Flying Log
(From his son Fred Bentley - Merci)

log book  Log Book JW Bentley

Log Book JW Bentley

Log Book JW Bentley

 

"Through Adversity" - The History of the RAF
(Forces Publishing. 308 Pages)

RAF Association Register

95 Squadron 2nd World War

Definitions (1943) RAF humour

Pembroke Reunion 1987

95 Squadron Rescue
(Original documents from Flt/Lt George Gregory

 

Original Telex Received Bathurst
Hitler's Death / Germany Surrenders
© George W. Gregory Collection
www.95suadron.co.uk)

germany surrenders

HELLO HIMMLER STATES - HITLER ONLY EXPECTED TO LIVE A COUPLE OF HOURS "VIDE 2100 HRS BBC" NO REASON GIVEN OTHERWISE SITUATION STILL THE SAME ...

MANY TKS I OPE THE OLE BAS---- GETS OUT THE WAY B QUICK

ME TOO PERSONALLY I THINK ITS A DOSE OF LEASXXX LEAD POISONING EES GOT

SURE TING ITS TOO B QUICK FER IM THOUGH

YOU WUDNT NOB IT OM (old man)

OK TKS I U GET ANY YANK NEWS LATER ON LETS AVE IT PSE

OKEYDOKEY

TKS TTFN

hitler telex

IS THAT OFFICIAL??

YEP TIS BIN ON THE WIRELESS

OK LETS HAVE SOME DETAILS U F U GET EM

THEY HAVE ACCEPTED UNCONDITIONAL SURRENDER AND THE CEASE
FIRE SOUND ON THE ENTIRE WESTERN FRONT FROM 3 HOURS. AGAIN VIDE
MR CHURCHILL GIV THE NEWS JUST NOW GOD ALMIGHTY YOU SHOULD HERE
THE CRIES AND ... AND SCREAMS GOING ON ERE. NOW EVERYONES GOING MAD IN THE ...

OK OM

 

Join The RAF - 1939

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the cinderella srevice

1939-45 (Paperback)
Available from Amazon

 

Owing to the Air Ministry's concentration
on RAF Fighter Command
and RAF Bomber Command,
Coastal Command was often referred
to as the "Cinderella Service",
a phrase first used by the
First Lord of the Admiralty
at the time A V Alexander