57th 0M9

Up

 

 

 Entry Representative: Brian Morley

 This Web Page has been raised by the Webmaster, initially based upon data held in the RAF Cranwell Association Database, then updated on advice from the entry Representative.

 

In September 1947, 83 young hopefuls arrived at RAF Cranwell as the 0M9 (57th) Entry to train as Ground and Air Radio Fitters.   During their training they gained 14 from Senior Entries, 14 of their number were re-classed to later Entries or ceased training, leaving 83 to pass out in September 1950.

The Entry List below is presented in alphabetical order:

NUMBER

SURNAME

INITS

KNOWN AS

REMARKS

584432

Adams

N J

Norman, AKA "Spud"

Deceased Association Member (10th Jul 2005)

584422

Anderson

B S

Brian

Lapsed Association Member

584431

Angell

E

Eddie, AKA "Edgar"

Association Member

584376

Ayles

K

Kenneth

Association Member

584295

Bailey

B R

Bryan, AKA "Bill, Med"

Association Member

584003

Baker

J L

John

Joined with 56th Entry

584391

Baldwin

M G

 

 

584392

Barnett

E J

 

Deceased 1988

584282

Barrett

C R

Ron

 

583932

Beanland

B K

Brian, AKA "Keith"

Deceased 25th Oct 2002

584366

Beaven

A F A

Andrew, AKA "Andy"

Deceased 31st Dec 2003

584234

Bizeray

M A

Maurice

FT'd to 60th Entry

584355

Bonney

J L

John, AKA "Bill"

Association Member

584361

Bowen

D E M

David

FT'd to 58th Entry then Passed Out.   Deceased Association Member (26th Jan 2000)

584362

Bunyan

E A

Eric, AKA "Bunny"

FT'd to 58th then 59th Entry then Passed Out.   Association Member

583989

Burr

S F A

Stan

Joined with 56th Entry.   Deceased Association Member (26th Oct 1989)

584451

Camps

D

 

 

584469

Cant

D R

 

Awarded Cadetship 

584365

Churchill

J

 

Deceased 20th Mar 1963

584268

Clark

C A

Colin

Lapsed Association Member

584348

Clarke

A C

 

 

584387

Coates

R W

Bill

Lapsed Association Member

584107

Cross

J R

John

Joined with 56th Entry

584400

Davey

H A

Harry, AKA "Dave"

FT'd to 58th Entry then Passed Out.   Association Member

584339

Dray

G A M

Geoff

FT'd to 58th Entry.   Deceased Lapsed Association Member. (3rd Nov 2007).

584405

Drew

P T

Pat

Association Member

583552

Duhigg

L J

Les

Joined with 55th Entry, FT'd to 56th then 57th.   Deceased Association Member (12th August 2001)

584494

Dunn

J

 

 

584458

Dyball

J

John

Association Member

584249

Eggleton

G

 

 

584505

Elloway

R F

 

 

584336

Evans

R G

 

 

584511

Farmer

C H

 

 

584267

Flower

J C

John

Association Member

584334

Garrard

A I

 

FT'd  to 58th Entry.  Changed name to McLean

548018

Gorton

R R

Reginald

Joined with 56th Entry

583960

Grantham

P J

Patrick

Joined with 56th Entry

 584166

Gray

K F

Kenneth

Joined with 56th Entry

584488

Guilliatt

D

 

 

584087

Gutteridge

R H

Roger

Joined with 56th Entry.

584325

Hamilton-Smith

J

John

Deceased Association Member.   (7th Marc 2008).

584487

Handford

J R

John

FT'd to 58th, 60th and 61st Entries then Passed Out.   Deceased 16th Jun 1999

584280

Harding

R

Roy

Deceased Association Member (21st Sep 1997)

584446

Hayman

J

Jim

 

584347

Holdsworth

B K

Bruce, AKA "Happy"

Association Member

584301

Howard

R J

 

 

584291

Hutt

G H

 

Remustered to PTI.

 584254

Jones

E N

 

 

584284

Jordan

B H

 

 

584315

Keeble

A R

 

Deceased date N/K 

584414

Kemp

P B C

Peter

Association Member

584257

Kent

H E

 

 

584290

King

J G

 

Deceased 20th Jan 1954

584314

King

M B

 

SAA.   Victor Ludorum

584423

Linthune

M J

Mike, AKA "Taff"

Lapsed Association Member

583911

Livesley

T

Terrance

Joined with 56th Entry

584340

Lofting

A E

 

 

584112

Lynam

D L

Dennis

Joined with 56th Entry

584270

Martin

C E H

Colin

Association Member

584263

Mason

D W E

Doug

 

584396

McMorland

J

Jamie

 

584394

Milton

P R

 

 

584460

Morley

B G

Brian

Association Member

584406

Morris

R M

 

 

584048

Nash

M

Michael

Joined with 56th Entry

584255

Nicholson

W F

Bill

FT'd to 59th Entry then Passed Out

584500

Orme

I W

 

 

584276

Packham

R

Ray

Deceased date N/K 

584320

Pain

L F

Len

Association Member

584342

Phillpotts

I J

Ian

Deceased Association Member (12th Apr 1998)

584262

Podmore

E W

Bill

Deceased Association Member 22nd Jan 1994)

584425

Poole

B F

Bernard, AKA "Lofty"

Association Member

584420

Pratt

T G

 

 

584321

Rogers

G B

 

 

584440

Ross

E

Gus

Deceased Association Member (7th Jun 2007)

584384

Ryan

D J P

 

 

584437

Skinner

D A

 

SAA.

583895

Skinner

J R

John

Joined with 56th Entry

584468

Smith

A M

Arthur

Lapsed Association Member

584296

Smith

D G

 

Remustered, did not pass out.

584264

Smith

M J

 

 

584281

Smith

R V

 

 

584457

Stephens

J F

 

 

584471

Sykes

R O

 

 

584001

Talbot

D

Dennis

Joined with 56th Entry

584286

Thick

R C

 

FT'd to 58th Entry then discharged

584241

Thomas

D W A

Dave

FT'd to 58th Entry.  Association Member.

584383

Troll

T W

Thomas

FT'd to 59th Entry then Passed Out.   Lapsed Association Member

584480

Vickers

C

 

 

584104

Waddell

W

William

Joined with 56th Entry.   Deceased 8th Jul 2004

584251

Wallace

J R

 

SAA.  Awarded Cadetship.

584438

Warden

A

Alex

Lapsed Association Member

584278

Watkins

E H

 

 

584346

Wheal

J B

 

FT'd to 58th Entry then Passed Out.   Died March 2003.

584316

Wildin

B A

Barry, AKA "Bruce"

Deceased Association Member (13th Apr 2002)

584317

Wilkinson

A

Geordie

Deceased Association Member (13th Jan 1995)

584285

Wyman

E W C

Tex

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The following photographs have been provided by Bruce Holdsworth.   Click on the photograph to see an enlarged version.

 

 

 

 

 

57 Four at First CAA Meeting.jpg

 

 

This photo above was taken at the first RAFCAA Meeting in London, and from left to right shows Bruce Holdsworth, Peter Kemp, Bill Bailey and Len Pain of the 0M9 (57th) Entry.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Class 0M9B

 0M9 Passing Out Photograph

57 0M9B2.Jpg

 57 Passout Group1.Jpg

 

 

 Back Row:  Pain, King MB, Podmore, Linthune, Barnett, Flower, Ross, ?, Churchill, ?, ?, Drew, Clark, ?, ?, ?, Ayles, Kemp and Nicholson.
3rd Row: Bonney, ?, Guilliatt, Morley, Nash, Howard, Poole, Smith R, Cant, ?, Dyball, Morris, ?, ?, Keeble and ?.
 2nd Row: Martin, Holdsworth, Adams, ?, McMorland, Wyman, Smith MJ, King, Skinner D, Wallace, ?, Bunyan, Wilding, ?, Harding, ?, ?, ?.
Front Row: Farmer, ?, Sykes, Hayman, Vickers, Milton, ?, Rogers G, ?, ?, ?, and ?.

 

The following photographs were all taken at the White Inn Lincoln at the "60 years since joining" Reunion on 11th to 13th May 2007

 

 

 

 

 

57 Reunion 2007 Martins1.Jpg

 

57 Reunion 2007 Cake1.Jpg

 

57 Reunion 2007 Pooles1.Jpg

Barbara Morley, Colin & Pat Martin

 

Reunion Cake made by Barbara Morley

 

Bernard & Jenny Poole

 

 

 

 

 

57 Reunion 2007A1.Jpg

 

57 Reunion Holdsworths1.Jpg

Shows Barbara Kemp, Barbara and Brian Morley

 

Shows Bruce Holdsworth, wife Selina, Bernard & Jenny Poole

 

 

   

Copyright 2006.   RAF Cranwell Apprentices Association.   All rights reserved

Contact Webmaster at: webmaster(AT)rafcaa.org.uk
The RAFCAA is Registered under Charities Act 1960 - No. 1007716

This page was last updated on 17th April, 2008