1st (Airlanding) Reconnaissance Squadron

Name: Major Charles Frederick Howard Gough

Nicknamed "Freddie"

Army number:31420

Former The Rifle Brigade

Squadron Commander

 

Born 16-09-1901, India

 

Died 19-09-1977, Lodsworth, near Petworth

 

Taken Prisoner of War

Oflag XIIB, Hadamar, Germany

POW No.595









POW Report


Ryan Archives



Name: Lieutenant John Graham Hilton Wadsworth

Army number: 312500

Royal Armoured Corps

Headquarters Troop

 

Born 02-02-1924, Dun Laoghaire, Country Dublin.

 

Died 25-11-2012, Bristol

 

Back across the river during operation Berlin.

 




Name: Trooper Richard Minns

Army number: 6854341

Royal Armoured Corps

No.8 Section, C. Troop

 

Born 1922

 

Died 11-10-2012, Beckenham

 

Wounded, Prisoner of war 



Name: Trooper Victor J Taylor

Army number: 6853827

Royal Armoured Corps

No.2 Section, A Troop

 

Born 1919

 

Died 2004, Havering

 

Back across the river during operation Berlin. 


Name: Lieutenant David Robert Guthrie

Army number: 262975

Royal Armoured Corps 

No.3 Section Commander, A Troop

 

Born 05-03-1933, Liverpool

 

Died 24-02-2003, Melton, Ipswich

 

Escaped.




Mention in Dispatches


Name: Trooper Alfred G Webb

Army number: 6103034

Royal Armoured Corps

No.1 Section, A Troop

 

Born 1923

 

Died 26-3-2004, Brentwood

 

Back across the river during operation Berlin.