Combat Report

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Listed below are all the Combat Reports I have managed to locate to date in relation to No.218 (Gold Coast) Squadron. These are taken via the Squadron Operational Records Book and the Air 50 Combat Reports. I will be happy to supply a copy if you’re interested in a particular encounter.

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Captain Date Target Aircraft Enemy Type Returned Fire Destroyed Damaged Probable
F/O Allen 12.02.1942 Battleships T’ Me.110 Yes No Yes No
S/Ldr Ker 12.02.1942 Battleships O’ Do.217 Yes No Yes No
P/O McAuley 29.07.1942   P’ Ju.88 Yes No No Yes
W/Cdr Holder 16.07.1942 Lubeck Q Bf.109 Yes No Yes Yes
P/O Bullock 16.07.1942   H Me.110 + Ju.88 Yes No Yes Yes
P/O Du Toit 02.09.1942 Karlsruhe A’ E/A Yes No No No
F/O Spear 08.09.1942 Frankfurt D’ Me.110 Yes No Yes No
Sgt Richards 13.09.1942 Kiel R’ Ju.88 Yes No No No
F/O Bickerson 05.10.1942 Aachen R’ FW.190 Yes No No No
W/Cdr Morris 23.10.1942 Genoa J’ Single Engined Yes No No No
F/Lt Sly 20.11.1942 Turin N’ Single Engined Yes No No No
F/Lt Sly 22.11.1942 Stuttgart BF.403 ‘R’ Bf.109 Yes No No No
P/O Marshall 02.12.1942 Frankfurt N.7614 ‘J’ Ju.88 Yes No Yes No
F/O Bickerson 02.12.1942 Frankfurt R.9196 ‘G’ Single Engined Yes No No No
Sgt Smith 02.12.1942 Frankfurt BF.401 ‘N’ Ju.88 Yes No No No
Sgt Cobb 06.12.1942 Manneim BF.385 ‘A’ E/A Yes No No No
P/O Turner 09.12.1942 Turin BF.408 ‘T’ FW.190 Yes No No No
P/O Jerrome 16.12.1942 Diepholz R.9244 ‘W’ Ju.88 Yes No Yes No
W/Cdr Morris 03.02.1943 Hamburg R.9196 ‘G’ Ju.88 Yes No No Yes
S/Ldr Sly 04.02.1943 Turin R.9333 ‘Y’ Single Engined Yes No No No
Sgt Webb 12.02.1943 MINING BF.343 ‘M’ Bf.109 Yes No No No
P/O Pettit 14.02.1943 Cologne R.9189 ‘K’ Single Engined Yes No No No
P/O Ratcliffe 14.02.1943 Cologne N.3720 ‘N’ Ju.88 Yes No Yes No
P/O Ratcliffe 19.02.1943 Wilhemshaven R.9333 ‘Y’ Ju.88 Yes No No No
F/O Stewart 26.02.1943 Cologne BF.385 ‘A’ FW.190 Yes No Yes No
Sgt Webb 27.02.1943 MINING BF.440 ‘U’ E/A Yes No No No
F/O Fennel 03.03.1943 Hamburg N.3720 ‘J’ Me.110 Yes No No No
F/O Turner 03.03.1943 Hamburg BF.446 ‘H’ E/A Yes No No No
F/O Saunders 05.03.1943 Essen BF.440 ‘U’ Single Engined Yes No No No
P/O Smith 08.03.1943 Nurnburg BF.452 ‘V’ Ju.88 Yes No No No
Sgt Webb 08.03.1943 Nurnburg BK.596 ‘B’ E/A Yes No No No
F/Lt Pettit 11.03.1943 Stuttgart BF.468 ‘K’ Me.110 Yes No Yes No
F/O Davis 11.03.1943 Stuttgart EF.352 ‘Q’ Ju.88 Yes No No No
Sgt Hoey 11.04.1943 MINING BF.413 ‘T’ Ju.88 + FW190 Yes No Yes No
F/Lt Rothwell 24.04.1943 Stuttgart BK.650 ‘E’ Ju88 Yes No No No
F/Lt Turner 14.04.1943 Stuttgart BF.446 ‘H’ Ju88 Yes No No No
P/O Meiklejohn 14.04.1943 Stuttgart BK.712 ‘D’ E/A Yes No No No
F/Sgt Richards 16.04.1943 Manneim EF.356 ‘D’ E/A Yes No No Yes
Sgt Cochrane 20.04.1943 Rostock BK.706 ‘Y’ Twin Engined Yes No No No
Sgt Shillinglaw 26.04.1943 Duisburg BF.440 ‘J’ Ju88 Yes No No No
S/Ldr Sly 28.04.1943 MINING BK.687 ‘R’ E/A No No No No
P/O Shillinglaw 12.05.1943 Duisburg BF.501 ‘N’ Ju88 + BF.109 Yes No No No
S/Ldr Sly 13.05.1943 Bochum BK687 ‘R’ E/A Yes No No No
Sgt Davis 20.05.1943 MINING BF.519 ‘E’ E/A Yes No Yes No
Sgt Nichols 13.05.194 Bochum BF367 ‘G’ E/A Yes No No No
Sgt Paul 20.05.1943 MINING BF501 ‘N’ JU88 Yes No No No
Sgt Hughes 28.05.1943 MINING   E/A Yes No No No
Sgt Hughes 29.05.1943 Wuppertal   E/A Yes No No No
P/O Cochrane 29.05.1943 Wuppertal BF.567 ‘P’ E/A Yes No No No
Sgt Aaron 11.06.1943 Dusseldorf EF.352 ‘Q’ Bf.109 Yes No No No
Sgt Taylor 11.06.1943 Dusseldorf BF.519 ‘E’ Me.110 Yes YES No No
Sgt Martin 20.06.1943 MINING BK.727 ‘W’ Me.110 Yes No No Yes
Sgt Taylor 22.06.1943 Mulheim BF.519 ‘E’ Bf.109 Yes No No No
Sgt Martin 28.06.1943 Cologne EH.410 ‘Z’ Bf.109 + Ju.88 Yes No No No
F/Lt Fillimore 28.06.1943 Cologne BK.687 ‘R’ Ju.88 Yes No No No
Sgt Goodman 09.07.1943 MINING N.3721 ‘J’ E/A Yes No No No
Sgt Goodman 13.07.1943 Aachen BF.567 ‘P’ Ju.88 Yes No No No
Sgt Hamilton 13.07.1943 Aachen EH.410 ‘Z’ E/A Yes No No No
Sgt Hamilton 24.07.1943 Hamburg EH.410 ‘Z’ E/A Yes No No No
W/O Chudzik 24.07.1943 Hamburg EEH.884 ‘X’ Me.110 Yes No No No
Sgt Hamilton 27.07.1943 Hamburg EF.410 ‘Z’ Bf.109 Yes No No No
Sgt Taylor 29.07.1943 Hamburg BF.519 ‘E’ FW.190 Yes No No No
F/Sgt Martin 29.07.1943 Hamburg BF.522 ‘N’ Ju.88 Yes No No No
Sgt Clague 10.08.1943 Nurnburg BK.650 ‘T’ Twin Engine Yes No Yes No
F/Sgt Adams 17.08.1943 Peenemunde BK.650 ‘T’ Ju.88 Yes No No No
F/Lt Kingsbury 17.08.1943 Peenemunde EH.923 ‘W’ Bf.109 + Ju.88 Yes No No No
F/Sgt Knight 23.08.1943 Berlin S’ Twin Engined Yes No No No
F/Lt Kingsbury 30.08.1943 Munchen Glad EE.888 ‘K’ Ju.88 Yes No Yes Yes
F/Lt Kingsbury 31.08.1943 Berlin L’ Ju.88 + Bf.109 Yes No No No
F/Lt Kingsbury 05.09.1943 Manneim O’ Ju.88 Yes No No No
F/Lt Cochrane 22.09.1943 Hannover P’ Ju.88 Yes YES    
W/O Grant 07.10.1943 MINING M’ Me.210 Yes No No No
F/Lt Knapman 08.10.1943 Bremen K’ Bf.109 + Ju.88 Yes No No No
W/O Grant 08.10.1943 Bremen EH.942 ‘K’ Me.110 Yes No No No
W/Cdr Oldbury 04.11.1943 MINING P’ Ju.88 Yes No Yes No
P/O Webster 15.02.1944 MINING W’ Ju.88 Yes YES No No
F/Lt Knapman 24.02.1944 MINING L’ FW.190 Yes No No No
F/Lt King 18.04.1944 MINING LJ.447 Twin Engine Yes No No No
P/O Scammel 01.05.1944 Chambly EF.184 ‘L’ Ju.88 Yes No No No
F/Lt King 26.08.1944 Kiel NF991 “F” JU.88 No No No No
F/O Harlow 12.12.1944 Witten NF.955 ‘H’ Bf.109 Yes No Yes No
F/Lt Dixon 24.12.1944 Bonn PD288 ‘F’ Bf.109 Yes No No No
F/O Hall 24.12.1944 Bonn NG330 “M” Bf.109 Yes No No Yes
F/O Hodnett 24.12.1944 Bonn PD288 “T” BF.109 Yes No No No
F/O Wilson 22.01.1945 Duisburg NN716 “A” Ju.88s Yes No No No
F/O Cooper 03.02.1945 Dortmund PD440 “C” Single engine No No No No
F/Lt Dixon 03.02.1945 Dortmund PB291 “O” Twin Engine Yes No No No
F/Lt Harlow 03.02.1945 Dortmund PD364 “D” Twin Engine Yes No No No
F/O  Eyles 13.02.1945 Dresden NG642 “B” Me.110 Yes No No Yes
F/O Guinane 14.02.1945 Chemnitz LM557 “Q” Unidentified x 2 Yes No No No
F/Lt Harlow 22.02.1945 Dortmund NG463 “F” Unidentified  Yes No Yes No
F/Sgt Cullen 07.03.1945 Dessau PD440 “C” Me.410 Yes No No No
F/O Rankin Wilson 07.03.1945 Dessau NF956 “E” Ju.88 No No No No
F/Lt Warwick 07.03.1945 Dessau RA532 “L” Ju.88 Yes No Yes No
F/O Connell 04.04.1945 Leuna NF955 “H” Me.110 Yes No No No
P/O Veitch 04.04.1945 Leuna PB259 “E” Single engine Yes No No No
P/O Yates 13.04.1945 Kiel PD288 “F” JU.88 Yes No No No
P/O Yates 13.04.1945 Kiel PD288 “F” Bf.109 Yes No No No
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