'C' Flight, No.2 Squadron, September 1942

'C' Flight, No.2 Squadron, September 1942

This picture shows 'C' Flight of No.2 Squadron, winners of the Inter Squadron Challenge Cup, September 1942.

Many thanks to Ken and Mary Brooks for sending us this picture. Arthur John Pursey, their father, is third from right on the back row.

The text on the picture reads as follows:

Royal Air Force

"C" Flight, No.2 Squadron, 6.I.T.W.

Winners of the Inter Squadron Challenge Cup, September 1942

Back Row: Missing, Missing, Missing, Boyd, Todd, Jones, Leefe, Keel, Mellery, Cason, Saxby, Wilson, Kendall, Bearcroft, Pursey, Hill, Fisher

Middle Row: Missing, Missing, Missing, Broughton, Green, Heywood, Heckler, White, Leeming, Thorne, Bale, Smith, Pearson, Austin, Whitley, Clark, Heffrey

Front Row: Missing, Missing, Missing, Kneebone, Holness, Sgt. Beaton, Sqdn/ Ldr Truman, P/O Blackmore, Jack, Gatehouse, Johnson, Clark, Thrower, Grant, Cotton

On Ground: Left three missing, right three: Robson, Duncan, Hurst

How to cite this article: Rickard, J (19 December 2010), 'C' Flight, No.2 Squadron, September 1942, http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_no2sqn_c_flight.html

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