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22. samostatná paradesantní rota [1943-1946]

22nd Independent Parachute Company

     
Název:
Name:
22. samostatná paradesantní rota
Originální název:
Original Name:
22nd Independent Parachute Company
Datum vzniku:
Raised/Formed:
DD.MM.1943
Předchůdce:
Predecessor:
-
Datum zániku:
Disbanded:
DD.07.1946
Nástupce:
Successor:
-
Nadřízené velitelství:
Higher Command:
DD.MM.RRRR-DD.MM.RRRR 6. výsadková divize
Dislokace:
Deployed:
DD.MM.RRRR-DD.MM.RRRR

Velitel:
Commander:
DD.MM.1943-06.06.1944 Lennox-Boyd, Francis Gordon (Major)
DD.MM.1944-DD.MM.1944 Stockwell, N. ( )
DD.MM.1944-DD.MM.1944 Vischer, J. de T. ( )
DD.MM.1944-DD.MM.1945 Dolden, M. G. ( )
DD.MM.1945-DD.MM.1946 Lane, J. H. S. ( )
DD.MM.1946-DD.MM.1946 Campbell, D. D. ( )
Výzbroj:
Armament:
DD.MM.RRRR-DD.MM.RRRR
DD.MM.RRRR-DD.MM.RRRR
Poznámka:
Note:
-
Zdroje:
Sources:
www.paradata.org.uk
www.pegasusarchive.org
www.oocities.org
https://thepeerage.com/p14763.htm
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H 39089 - 4. or 5. June 1944, briefing the team, the landing in Normandy the hours

H 39070 - Base RAF Harwell, Oxfordshire, 5. June 1944, approx 23.00: the four squad leaders (lieutenants Bobby de la Tour, Don Wells, John Vischer and Bob Midwood) adjusting the watch before the plane Armstrong Whitworth Albemarle of 38. a group of RAF, which is for the moment take on Normandy..
22. samostatná paradesantní rota [1943-1946] - © IWM (H 39089), https://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/205201804

© IWM (H 39089), www.iwm.org.uk
22. samostatná paradesantní rota [1943-1946] - © IWM (H 39070), https://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/205193035

© IWM (H 39070), www.iwm.org.uk
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The following is a list of the Company's personnel who participated in the Normandy landings, divided into the airfields where they took off and the aircraft from which they jumped.



Brize Norton

Aircraft In 1701 - Albemarle - 296 Squadron

Major Francis Gordon Lennox-Boyd (KIA 06/06/44)

Private T. O'brien

Corporal Corbett

Sergeant L. Drake

Private Beattie

Private R. Newton

Sergeant Eric James Rutherford Lindores

Sergeant With. Patterson (Royal Army Medical Corps)

Private Hinchcliffe ?

Lieutenant Moore (attached from Royal Signals)



Aircraft P 1383 - Albemarle - 297 Squadron

Captain Ian Andrew Tait (KIA 09/06/44)

Sergeant Frederick Scogging (KIA 09/06/44)

Corporal Maw

Corporal Dodwell

Corporal Johnston

Lance-Corporal G. Fairhurst

Private Morrell

Private Edward Sidney Gillum (KIA 09/06/44)

Company Sergeant Major Bernard McGuinness

Corporal About. Kendall



Harwell

Albemarle - 295 Squadron

Lieutenant Robert Edward Van de la Tour (KIA 20/06/44)

Lance-Corporal Edward Glenn (KIA 07/06/44)

Private O'mahoney

Private Deakin

Private Hardwick

Private Bradley

Corporal Brooker

Private Brown

Private Mikeson

Sergeant Ramage



Albemarle - 295 Squadron

Lieutenant D. Wells

Private Christie

Lance-Corporal Howarth (KIA 06/06/44)

Private Lovatt

Corporal F. Nowell

Private Challis

Private Hall

Private Gordon

Sergeant M. Wells

Sergeant P. Fordyce



Albemarle - 295 Squadron

Lieutenant Robert "Bob" Midwood

Sergeant Leverett

Private Morrisey

Lance-Corporal Edward Delaney O'sullivan (KIA 06/06/44)

Lance-Corporal Hackman

Sergeant Jack D. Long

Robert Arthur "Bob" Stoodley

Lance-Corporal Naughton

Private Stenham

Lance-Sergeant Boardman

Lance-Corporal Ray Povey (This man was included on the original certificate in lieu of Bob Stoodley, but it is believed that he was not involved in the pathfinder landings on the 6th June but arrived in France with the remainder of the Company later. Confirmation of this would be welcome.)



Albemarle - 295 Squadron

Lieutenant J. Vischer

Sergeant And. Kidd

Lance-Corporal J. Parry

Sergeant P. Holly

Sergeant E. Jordan

Sergeant Smith

Sergeant Shacklady

Private Taffy Thomas

Private Pritchard

Private R. Mitchell



Keevil

Stirling

Reinforcement stick of 20 men commanded would be Sergeant W. Hulme.

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