32 Squadron RAF



 No 32 Squadron RAF 1918 background

32 Squadron RAF claims and losses 1918

IX Brigade RAF Orbat November 1918

Airfields 1918

Bailleul 5 Mar 1918

Belleville Farm 27 Mar 1918

Beauvois 29 Mar 1918 

Fouquerolles 3 Jun 1918 

Ruisseauville 21 Jun 1918 

Touquin 18 Jul 1918 

La Bellevue 3 Aug 1918 

Pronville 27 Oct 1918 

La Brayelle 1 Nov 1918


Major John C Russell from 11 Sep 1917

Well known pilots:

Capt Walter Alexander "Bing" Tyrrell MC KIA 9 Jun, B Flight Commander (17 Victories)

Capt Alvin Andrew Callender (US) MIA/DOW 30 Oct, C Flight Commander (8 Victories)

Capt Arthur Claydon (Canadian) KIA 8 Jul C Flight Commander  (7 Victories)

2/Lt John Owen Donaldson (USAS) DFC DSC CdG (Belg) (US) POW 1 Sep later escaped (7 Victories)

Capt Wilfred Barrat Green DFC LdH CdG + palme, Flight Commander (dep 8 Sep)  (7 Victories)

2/Lt Frank Lucien Hale DFC (US) (7 Victories)

Lt George Edgar Bruce Lawson DFC (South Africa) (6 Victories)

Lt Bogart Rogers (US) temp Flight Commander (6 Victories)

 Hale, Reese, Lawson, Maj Russell (CO), Callender, Rogers, McBean

(© Earl Rogers from the collection of Capt. Bogart Rogers RAF)

32 Squadron RAF 1918 Awards

32 Squadron RAF 1918 Personnel

Further reading:

A Yankee Ace in the RAF. The World War I Letters of Captain Bogart Rogers by Morrow, John H., Jr. and Earl Rogers (editors).

War in an Open Cockpit, The Wartime Letters of Captain Alvin Andrew Callender, R.A.F. by Callender, Gordon W., Jr. and Gordon W. Callender, Sr., (editors).