Here you’ll find a selection of stories many of which were written by our members. We’re always looking for new material so don’t be shy – get writing!

From the Beginning

WO Norman Jackson VC
Sgt Geoffrey Monk 12 Sqn Lancaster
Fg Off John Thomas Halifax 1 Jan 1949
Flt Lt Ted Stocker DSO Lancaster
FS Douglas Edgington Liberator
Sgt Richard Brown Lancaster ED533 2 Mar 43
Sgt S C Webb 467 Sqn Lancasters
Sgt Bill Radcliffe DFC 617 Sqn Dambuster
Newest Honorary Member Flt Lt Bryan Wardell
WO James Hubbard Liberator
Sgt Alfred Brandon
WO Bill Harper Halifax/Stirling
F/O Chris Panton Halifax HX272 30 Mar 44

From the Members

The end of the Tirpitz MEng Tom Lee FDS Brize Norton
Some Pilots Never Forget Their FE (Nick Nicholls)
Hercules Resupply Trip
(Ian Harvey)
A Forces Family (MEng Ian Harvey)
No Overseas Tours for This Flight Engineer (Mike Cawsey)
Low Pressure Forecast results in High Pressure Sortie (Ian Harvey)
A Night In The Life Of A Tanker Engineer (Lofty Taylor)
FS John Dent Lancasters 25 Jun 19
Moose’s Magnesium Escapade (MEng Mike Moxon)
National Service on Sunderlands (Martin Shaw)
National Service on Lincolns (Tony Robins)
Air Eng Training – The Lost Station (Brian Spurway)
Cranwell 89 – A Historic Day
Many a Mickle Mak’s a Muckle… (MEng Roy Craig)
The end of the TCA (MEng Mike Moxon)
The Air Engineer
231 OCU Ground School Instructor (MEng Brian May)

The Air Engineer



50th Anniversary – 1991
Happy Birthday Mr Carrie
Metheringham Airfield Visit
Stone 2 Dedication
A Dambusters Family Remembers


WO Norman Jackson Obituary
VC Winners Visitors Centre Opens

Life after the RAF

Rick Eades A Transatlantic World Record
Brian May – Ex-Pat Ops in an Eastern Airline

External Links

Sqn Ldr Frank McKenna Hunting for war criminals
Sqn Ldr Tom Page DFM
Victor Support of Hercules Air Drops During the Falklands Conflict