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EFFORD, Frederick Henry Charles

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rank: F/L
status: survived
airforce: RAF    (no: 126942 )
born: 1920-06-03 London United Kingdom

added by: Kevin Charles
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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.

Squadrons:

Squadrons add
AirforceSqdrnDate
RAF 542 1942-10-19
RAF 118 1941-09-16
RAF 41 1941-10-30
RAF P.R.U. 1941-11-24

Aircraft:

Aircraftadd
SerialNoteDate
AB872 41 1941-11-15
BP886 542 1942-11-16
P9565 542 1942-11-18
BS497 542 1942-12-24
BS501 542 1943-01-25
AB303 542 1943-02-20
BP926 542 1943-02-26
EN343 542 1943-03-04
BS502 542 1943-03-06
EN150 542 1943-03-08
EN413 542 1943-05-13
EN341 542 1943-05-17
EN417 542 1943-05-29

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