Crew - Pilot
Height - Heavy bombers 1943- 5ft 7in tall
Other - inside leg of 41in
A combination of alertness and steadiness – promptness in decision – imagination , sense of humour – punctuality - attention to detail – power of observation good education and all round interests in mechanical bent and a love of flying. Strong personal and a gift for leadership.
He generally had about 200 hours of flying before he took command.