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66 Squadron, RFC & RAF, 1916 to 1919

Summary life history of Officers


Taylor, Patrick Gordon, Lt
Born Australian 21/10/1896 at Mosman, N.S.W.
With 66 Squadron from 20/01/1917 to 18/09/1917 as pilot

Eventual fate died on 14/12/1966
Awarded MC*
Notes: SMA Oxford 12/08/16, Reading 12/08/16, CFS 29/09/16, 7 RS, CFS B Sqn 17/10/16, 40 RS 18/12/16, SoAF&G 30/12/16, 66 Sqn 20/01/17, EF 17/03/17, HE 18/09/17, Training Brigade 15/10/17, 94 Sqn 18/10/17, 88 Sqn. Died in Honolulu USA.


Taylor, Norman Samuel, 2/Lt
Born English 17/10/1895 at Wandsworth
With 66 Squadron from 29/12/1917 to 18/12/1918 as pilot

Eventual fate died on 13/08/1919 in aircraft N6825
Awarded Croce di Guerra
Notes: 05/17 Inns Court OTC s/n 765199. To RFC 00/04/17, Hendon 22/05/17, 62 TS Dover, 49 Sqn, 40 Sqn, & Bde 22/12/17, HE 19/12/18, SE Area 23/01/19, 50 TDS 30/01/19, 29 Group 28/04/19 Part "Syren Force" North Russia 1919, HMS Vindictive, died at Koivisto.


Tepoorten, Darrell Joseph, Lt
Born Canadian 15/03/1895 at Victoria
With 66 Squadron from 26/06/1918 to 05/12/1918 as pilot

Eventual fate died on 17/10/1961

Notes: 13/10/17 Canada FO, 70 TS, 23/05/18 1 SoAG, 13/06/18 14 Wg, 22/06/18 66 Sqn, 02/09/18 Base Depot (7 AAP?), 05/12/18 HE, 14/01/19 NW Area, 14/01/19 26 TDS, 29/08/18 Hospital 02/10/18 66 Sqn Served WW2 with RCAF, died Vancouver. see biographies.


Thorne, Arthur Burrell, Lt
Born English 25/03/1895 at Heacham
With 66 Squadron from 29/05/1917 to 25/06/1917 as pilot

Eventual fate kwf on 08/05/1918

Notes: 01/05/16 RFC, 15/11/16 3 Sqn,15/03/17 HE,26/02/17 Reading,29/03/17 27 RS,10/04/17 1 RS, 26/05/17 EF 46 Sqn, 25/06/17 60 Sqn, 12/05/18 HQ Trn Bde, 24 Wg HQ Trn Bde? 15/02/18 24 Wing?, 27 TS, 64 TS, 08/05/18 kifa


Timmis, Thomas Henry, Lt
Born English 26/04/1894 at Stone
With 66 Squadron from 27/05/1918 to 06/01/1919 as pilot

Eventual fate died on 11/03/1968

Notes: Inns of Court O.T.C. Died at home in Hartlebury. See biographies


Topham, William, T/Capt
Born English 12/03/1894 at Paticroft
With 66 Squadron from 30/01/1917 to 18/07/1918 as RO

Eventual fate Died on 14/03/1963
Awarded 1915 Star
Notes: 7 Bn Lancs Fus. ASC. Pte s/n 12639 7 Bn Lancashire Regt, Egypt 18/07/15, wia 23/10/15 Gallipoli, HE 03/01/16, . 16 RS Adj by 12/16, 66 Sqn RO 30/01/17, 28/06/18 appointed Adj duties, 05/02/19 unemployed list. 04/1941 Lt.Col 44 Lancs Bn.


Trudeau, Georges Alecandra Henri, 2/Lt
Born Canadian 28/10/1891 at Longueil P.Q.
With 66 Squadron as pilot


Awarded 1915 Star?
Notes: Canadian Regt. Enlisted 23/08/1915. 07/06/18 injured.


Tunbridge, Walter Ballantyne, Lt
Born Australian 07/06/1893 at Ballarat
With 66 Squadron from 14/07/1917 as Pilot



Notes: 4 Light Horse Regt. Australian records show he was posted to 66 Sqn on 13/07/17, he flew twice on 14/07/17 and was admitted to 10 Stationary Hospital St Omer on 16/07/17. 39 Gen Hospital Le Havre 19/07/17 and discharged on 07/09/17.


 

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