Bio / Text:
Frederick Henry Charles EFFORD DFC
Trained at Sywell, Moose Jaw and Llandow in 194.
P.R.U. 'K' Flight Benson 24/11/41 - 12/12/41
P.R.U. 'A' Flight St. Eval 13/12/41 - 18/03/42
P.R.U. Attached Gibraltar 18/03/42 - 30/03/42
P.R.U. 'A' Flight Mount Farm 01/04/42 - 18/10/42
No.542 P.R. Sdn. 'B' Flt. Mt. Fm. 19/10/42 - 11/07/43
I.P.P. Section. Benson 12/07/43 - 28/10/45
89 missions flown between 17/12/41 and 24/06/43
Awarded the D.F.C. on 16/04/43 whilst a F/O.
On October 16th 1945 Fred noted in his log book he had 1000 flying hours.
I have been researching RAF photo recce operations and aircrew during WWII for many years and would very much like to get in touch with the individual who posted the detailed information on Freddie Efford's time with the "PRU". Cheers Andy Fletcher
My e-mail address is: von_shagmeister[at]yahoo.co.uk (replace [at] with @)