Ed. Winchester, then BA from New College Oxford
prev. Coldstream Guards 2nd Lieut. 1929-31
a Timber Merchant
Address in 1940: Amberde House, Taunton
prev. exp. 540 hrs. Owned 2 aircraft:
- G-ACRD, a 1934 BA Swallow 2, and
- G-AEUX, a 1937 Miles Whitney Straight.
Postings: 1FPP, 2FPP, 6FPP, 7FPP, 9FPP (also seconded to AFTS, Air Ministry and RAE Farnborough)
"An excellent ferry pilot, an admirable officer and a charming person. If his reactions to a situation are not always conventional, they are always sound and sensible."
Feb-45: "His qualities are such that he has been appointed acting second-in-command of No. 9 Ferry Pool".