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No. 19 Squadron Royal Air Force



 

25th May 1940 

10th July 1940 

16th Aug 1941 

6th May 1942 

1st March 1943 

24th Oct 1943 Training

15th April 1944 On the Move

25th June 1944 

28th Sept 1944 

14th Oct 1944 

13th Feb 1945 


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Those known to have served with

No. 19 Squadron Royal Air Force

during the Second World War 1939-1945.

  • Powell John Alexander. Group Captain (d.18th Aug 1944)
  • Shirreff A. C.. Sqn. Ldr.
  • Thomas Peter Albert.

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Sqn. Ldr. A. C. Shirreff 19 Sqd.

My father - Sqn Ldr AC Shirreff was with 19 squadron aa RAF Peterhead during the war, flying Mustangs to Norway. He has many pictures and logbook entries. He has also been contacted recently by a Norwegian gentleman who is researching the exploits of the pilots that flew to Norway from Peterhead and Banff during WW2.

Ian Shirreff



Group Captain John Alexander "Speedy" Powell DSO, DFC, OBE 19 Sqd. (d.18th Aug 1944)

I understand that Group Captain Powell was at Feltwell during WW2 although not as a Group captain at the time. He was a pilot and flew Wellingtons amongst other aircraft. Can anyone confirm whether he did?

Jeremy Powell



Peter Albert Thomas 19 Sqdn.

Peter Thomas flew with 19 Squadron from Duxford on Spitfire fighters.

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