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 Entry Representative: David Taylor

 This Web Page has been raised by the Webmaster, initially based upon data held in the RAF Cranwell Association Database.   We are only too aware that the RAFCAA Database contains errors and omissions and therefore we earnestly request your advice to correct any mistakes or insert any omissions in the following data.

 

In June 1947, 128 young hopefuls arrived at RAF Cranwell as the 0M6 (56th) Entry to train as Air or Ground Radio Fitters.   During their training they gained 11 from Senior Entries,  41 ceased training, while 16 of their number were re-classed to later Entries, leaving 82 to pass out in May 1950.

The Entry List below is presented in alphabetical order:

NUMBER

SURNAME

INITS

KNOWN AS

REMARKS

583829

Abberley

C D

Charles

Discharged

584235

Adams

Terry

 

Association Member

584064

Aiken

J A M

John

 

583996

Allen

G

Gerald

 

583993

Armstrong

K

Kenneth

Discharged

584085

Artherton

I A

Ian

Discharged.   Association Member

584206

Baillie

D F

Derek

Deceased date N/K

584003

Baker

J L

John

Discharged

584115

Bartram

P J

Peter

Deceased Lapsed Association Member (2003)

584002

Bassett

P A

Peter

Discharged

584217

Bayliss

V F H

Victor

Discharged

583932

Beanland

B K

Brian, AKA "Keith"

FT'd to 57th Entry then Passed Out.   Deceased 25th Oct 2002

584097

Beecher

A

Arthur

Discharged.   Association Member.

584234

Bizeray

M A

Maurice

FT'd to 60th Entry then Passed Out.   Association Member.

583881

Botley

P L

Peter

Lapsed Association Member.

584047

Bott

J A

John

Discharged.   Deceased date N/K

584096

Bourne

F D

Frank

Association Member

583939

Boutell

M D

Maurice

Discharged.

583783

Bowen

T C

 

Joined with 55th Entry.

584154

Boyle

J S

John

 

583852

Brown

C H

Charles

FT'd to 57th Entry then Passed Out.

583951

Brown

M W D

Michael

Discharged

583989

Burr

S F A

Stan

FT'd to 57th Entry then Passed Out.   Deceased Association Member (26th Oct 1989).

583900

Carroll

P Y

Peter, AKA "Jock"

Association Member

583896

Chapman

F J

Frank

Discharged.   Association Member

583990

Coates

R

Raymond  

 

583808

Collingbourn

R

Ray

Joined with 55th Entry.  Association Member.

584023

Collins

J A

John

Discharged

584233

Cooke

W R

Walter

Discharged

584053

Cooney

J W

James

 

584176

Copping

G

Gordon

 

583882

Cox

E E G

Eric

Deceased date N/K 

584108

Cox

J S B

John

Discharged

583886

Cox

R D

Ronald

 

584107

Cross

J R

John

FT'd to 57th Entry then Passed Out

584178

Crout

D B

Brian, AKA "Dave"

Association Member

584042

Cundy

W J

Bill

Deceased Association Member.   (10th Jun 2008).

583905

Curtis

G D

Geoffrey

 

584153

Cutting

D F

Douglas

 

584051

D'Arcy

P J

Pat

Association Member

583875

Davies

R H

Robert

Discharged

583917

Delves

D W

David

Discharged

583552

Duhigg

L J

Les

Joined with 55th Entry.  FT'd to 57th Entry then Passed Out.  Deceased Association Member (12th Aug 2001)

583981

Dunbar

P R L

Pat

Association Member

584221

Duncanson

G C

Gordon

Discharged

584215

Ellis

J

Jeffrey

Discharged

584180

Ellswood

F

Frank

Discharged

583942

Elsby

R C

Robert

Died 30 Jun 08 .   

584239

Fender

R O

Robert

Discharged

583846

Freeman

J R

Jim, AKA "James"

Association Member

584219

Gane

E J

Edward

 

584187

Gilbert

B P

Brian, AKA "Gillie, Curly"

Discharged.   Lapsed Association Member

584046

Goodwin

T

Trevor

Association Member

584018

Gorton

R R

Reginald

FT'd to 57th Entry then Passed Out.   Deceased date N/K

583821

Graham

W K

William

Deceased date N/K 

583960

Grantham

P J

Patrick

FT'd to 57th Entry then Passed Out

584166

Gray

K F

Kenneth

FT'd to 57th Entry then Passed Out

583862

Greenslade

F W

Bill

Association Member

583973

Hancock

K E

Kenneth

 

583728

Handley

R

Roy

Joined with 55th Entry.   Association Member.

583839

Harding

H D

Herbert

 

584224

Harris

P C

Peter

Association Member

583795

Henry

T R

Tom

Joined with 55th Entry

583966

Hickie

D B F

David

 

584130

Hitchman

J D

John

Discharged

583947

Hossack

H N

Hamish, AKA "Lofty, Niall"

Discharged.   Deceased Association Member (13th Dec 2003)

583843

Hughes

J D

 

 

584016

Hughes

R P H

Ronald

Discharged

584014

Jackson

D R

Derek

Deceased date N/K 

584071

Jackson

J

John

Discharged

583948

James

B E

Jimmy

Association Member

584060

Jepson

H

Harry

 

584028

King

D

David, AKA "Dave"

Association Member

583883

King

J A

John

Deceased date N/K 

583914

Kirkham

B

Barry

Discharged

583563

Lamming

B E

Brian

Joined with 55th Entry. Deceased Lapsed Association Member (3rd Sep 1998)

584022

Lawn

J A

John

Discharged

583820

Leggott

R H

Bob

Association Member

583892

Leighton

H L

Les, AKA "Herbert, Ginger"

Association Member

583979

Littleboy

J E

John

Discharged

583911

Livesley

T

Terrance

FT'd to 57th then Passed Out

584081

Lloyd

R G

Ralph

Deceased date N/K 

583864

Long

R C

Richard, AKA "Dickey"

Lapsed Association Member

584112

Lynam

D L

Dennis

FT'd to 57th Entry then Passed Out

583627

Martin

M A

 

Joined with 55th Entry

584049

Mathers

J E R

John

 

584066

Merriott

J F

John

Discharged

584149

Mill

D C

Dennis

 

583950

Mitchell

J W

John

Deceased date N/K 

584175

Moore

M B

Michael

Deceased Lapsed Association Member (21st Mar 2004)

584054

Moore

R D

Roy

Deceased Association Member (23rd Feb 2005

583899

Morrell

P G

Peter

Deceased date N/K 

584052

Mowbray

A W

Allan, AKA "Lofty"

Association Member

584168

Munro

A J

 

 

583893

Nash

D J

David

Discharged

584048

Nash

M

Michael

FT'd to 57th Entry then Passed Out

584040

Norman

P B

Peter

 

584169

Orwell

R F J

Roy

Association Member

584012

Osbourne

D G

Donal

Deceased date N/K 

583968

Osman

W F C

Bill

Deceased Association Member (9th July 1999)

584087

Outteridge

R H

Roger

Discharged

583937

Parker

J R

Jack

Association Member

583725

Patrick

T N

Tom, AKA "Paddie"

Joined with 55th Entry

584184

Prodger

F

Frederick

 

584117

Prosser

B

Brian

Discharged

584058

Robbins

M D

Melvyn

FT'd to 57th Entry then Passed Out

583822

Rogers

D J

Derrick

Association Member

584225

Russell

R

Roy

 

583666

Salter

R A

 

Joined with 55th Entry

583637

Scrivener

D E

Derek

Joined with 55th Entry.   Deceased 1997

583895

Skinner

J R

John

FT'd to 57th Entry then Passed Out

584126

Small

J W A

John

Discharged.   Deceased Association Member (1st May 2003)

584095

Smith

A

Alan

 

583825

Smith

J P

John

 

584191

Smith

L R

Leslie

 

584188

Smith

L J

Lawrence

 

583569

Sparks

D B

 

Joined with 55th Entry

584131

Squire

G

Geof, AKA "Geoffrey"

Association Member

584132

Stanley

D J

Derek

 

583936

Stevens

K G

Ken

Association Member

584065

Stone

R R

Roy

Discharged

584234

Sturt

P J

Peter

Discharged

583904

Swaby

P J

Peter

Discharged

584001

Talbot

D

Dennis

FT'd to 57th Entry then Passed Out

583923

Tate

M

Maurice

Discharged

583984

Taverner

M D

Mervyn

Lapsed Association Member

584155

Taylor

D

David

Association Member

584136

Taylor

G

Geoffrey

 

584084

Thompson

B

Brian

 

584080

Toll

J

James

Discharged

583860

Topping

K J

Kenneth

Discharged

584104

Waddell

W

William

FT'd to 57th Entry then Passed Out.  Deceased 8th Jul 2004

584230

Waterhouse

A W J

Albert

Discharged

583848

White

F J N

Francis

Discharged

583874

Whitecross

R N

Robert

 

584139

Widdows

D

David

Association Member

584167

Williams

A S

Allen

Deceased Association Member (1st Jul 1995)

583849

Wolley

H

Hector

Lapsed Association Member

583986

Wren

C W

Clive

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

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