Group Captain Noel H Fresson
He was posted to RAF Snaith on 15th December 1943.
Photograph by kind permission of his son, Anthony Fresson, and with thanks to David Layne.
Above left: S/L Dunnicliffe
Acting Commanding Officer 15th December 1943 – 7th January 1944. Dunnicliffe was CO on the disastrous night of Black Thursday.
Image from Dunnicliffe’s crew photograph, F/L Hind album.
Above right: Wing Commander E J Carter
Carter assumed command of the Squadron on 7th January 1944. He would command the Squadron until his death on D-Day, 6 June 1944.
Photograph courtesy of James Steward, Carter’s nephew.