Squadron Leader John Edwin Ashley Williams

Service number 40652
Birth Date 06 May 1916
Death Date 29 March 1944
Death Place Poland
Final Rank Squadron Leader
Service Royal Air Force
Units
Place Poland
Conflict/Operation Second World War, 1939-1945
Gazettes Published in London Gazette in 1943-03-16

Rolls

Timeline

Date of birth 06 May 1916
Date promoted 26 March 1938 Acting pilot officer.
Other units 26 March 1938 Short service commission, General Duties Branch.
Other units 23 October 1938 Central Flying School.
Other units 23 December 1938 No 9 Flying Training School.
Date promoted 17 January 1939 Pilot officer.
Other units 01 April 1939 No 13 Flying Training School.
Other units 09 April 1939 No 10 Flying Training School.
Date promoted 14 August 1939 Acting flight lieutenant.
Date promoted 20 November 1939 Acting flying officer.
Date promoted 17 August 1940 Flying officer.
Other units 10 September 1940 No 21 Service Flying Training School.
Other units 04 October 1940 Attached to Erection Party, Durban.
Date promoted 17 August 1941 Flight lieutenant (war substantive).
Other units 19 January 1942 No 71 Operatinal Training Unit.
Other units 11 April 1942 No 112 Squadron.
Other units 22 April 1942 No 94 Squadron.
Other units 12 May 1942 No 260 Squadron.
Other units 14 June 1942 No 450 Squadron.
Date promoted 28 October 1942 Acting squadron leader.
Other units 28 October 1942 Commanding Officer No 450 Squadron.
Other 31 October 1942 Reported missing.
Date captured 01 November 1942
Date of death 29 March 1944