These lists are the W.E. Lists [War Establishment Lists] for the Squadron for 1944 and 1945.
There are likely to be errors or inconsistencies in an individuals dates and possibly service numbers and there certainly are in their ages , as these lists were often completed in the field, in addition to being transcribed from the duplicated forms in the War Diaries, which are often difficult to decypher.


Summary of Abbreviations :
A/Maj = Acting Major
A/Capt = Acting Captain
T/Maj = Temporary Rank of Major
T/Capt = Temporary rank of Captain
W/Capt = War time rank
Lieut = Lieutenant
2Lt = Second Lieutenant
TP Officer = Troop Officer
OC = Commanding Officer
2ic= Second in Command
TP CMDR = Troop Commander
SQN Officer = Squadron Officer
TP Officer= Troop Officer
MED CAT = Medical Catagory
RHU = Regimental Holding Unit
EVAC UK = Evacuated to hospital in UK


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 591 (ANTRIM) PARACHUTE SQUADRON, ROYAL ENGINEERS

WEEKS ENDING

05 FEBRUARY 1944 and 13 FEBRUARY 1944

HIGHER
ACTING or
TEMPORARY
RANK

NAME AND INITIALS 

CORPS

DATE TAKEN
ON STRENGTH

PRESENT
WITH
UNIT

APPOINTMENT
HELD

DATE OF
APPOINTMENT

REMARKS

T/MAJ

  WOOD P.A.

R.E.

26-Sep-42

YES

O.C.

26-Sep-42

.

T/CAPT

  DAVIDSON G.F.

R.E.

15-Jun-43

YES

2 I/C

15-Jun-43

.

T/CAPT

  SEMPLE R.F.

R.E.

11-Jul-42

YES

TROOP CMDR

21-May-43

.

T/CAPT

  HARBORD F.G.

R.E.

06-Nov-42

YES

TROOP CMDR

21-May-43

.

T/CAPT  

  JACKSON A.F.

R.E.

4 Aug 43

YES

TROOP CMDR

11-Oct-43

.

T/CAPT  

  BRIDGEFORD R.A.

R.E.

29-Sep-43

YES

SQN OFFICER

21-May-43

.

T/CAPT  

  LITTLE A.C.

R.E.

01-Jul-43

YES

SQN OFFICER

01-Jul-43

.

T/CAPT  

  HINSHELWOOD J.R.

R.E.

21-May-43

YES

SQN OFFICER

21-May-43

.

T/CAPT  

  WHARTON G.

R.E.

07-Jun-43

YES

SQN OFFICER

07-Jun-43

.

T/CAPT  

  McCRIRICK P.R.H.

R.E.

07-Jun-43

YES

SQN OFFICER

     07-Jun-43

.

T/CAPT  

  DeWATTEVILLE K.A.

R.E.

06-Nov-43

YES

SQN OFFICER

06-Nov-43

.

T/CAPT  

  BEST K.H.

R.E.

13-Jun-43

YES

SQN OFFICER

13-Jun-43

.

T/CAPT  

  JAMES W.E.

R.E.

09-May-43

YES

SQN OFFICER

21-May-43

.

T/CAPT

  MITCHLEY P.G.L.

R.E.

30-May-43

YES

SQN OFFICER

30-May-43

.

T/CAPT

  THOMAS D.H.

R.E.

06-Dec-42

YES

SQN OFFICER

21-May-43

.

T/CAPT  

  OLIVEIRA A.B.

R.E.

13-Jun-43

YES

SQN OFFICER

13-Jun-43

.

T/CAPT  

  SHAND L.P.

R.E.

20-Jun-43

YES

SQN OFFICER

20-Jun-43

.

T/CAPT  

  COX P.A.

R.E.

06-Nov-43

NO

EXP OFFICER

19-Nov-43

Experimental Officer attached to Airborne Forces Development Centre.



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 591 (ANTRIM) PARACHUTE SQUADRON, ROYAL ENGINEERS

WEEKS ENDING

19 FEBRUARY 1944 and 26 FEBRUARY 1944

HIGHER
ACTING or
TEMPORARY
RANK

NAME AND INITIALS 

CORPS

DATE TAKEN
ON STRENGTH

PRESENT
WITH
UNIT

APPOINTMENT
HELD

DATE OF
APPOINTMENT

REMARKS

T/MAJ

  WOOD P.A.

R.E.

26-Sep-42

YES

O.C.

26-Sep-42

.

T/CAPT

  DAVIDSON G.F.

R.E.

15-Jun-43

YES

2 I/C

15-Jun-43

.

T/CAPT

  SEMPLE R.F.

R.E.

11-Jul-42

YES

TROOP CMDR

21-May-43

.

T/CAPT

  HARBORD F.G.

R.E.

06-Nov-42

YES

TROOP CMDR

21-May-43

.

T/CAPT

  JACKSON A.F.

R.E.

4 AUG 43

YES

TROOP CMDR

16-Oct-43

.

T/CAPT

  BRIDGEFORD R.A.

R.E.

29-Sep-43

YES

SQN OFFICER

21-May-43

.

T/CAPT

  LITTLE A.C.

R.E.

01-Jul-43

YES

SQN OFFICER

01-Jul-43

.

T/CAPT

  WHARTON G.

R.E.

07-Jun-43

YES

SQN OFFICER

07-Jun-43

.

T/CAPT

  McCRIRICK P.R.H.

R.E.

07-Jun-43

YES

SQN OFFICER

07-Jun-43

.

T/CAPT

  DeWATTEVILLE K.A.

R.E.

06-Nov-43

YES

SQN OFFICER

06-Nov-43

.

T/CAPT

  HINSHELWOOD J.R.

R.E.

21-May-43

YES

SQN OFFICER

21-May-43

.

T/CAPT

  BEST K.H.

R.E.

13-Jun-43

YES

SQN OFFICER

13-Jun-43

.

T/CAPT

  JAMES W.E.

R.E.

09-May-43

YES

SQN OFFICER

21-May-43

.

T/CAPT

  MITCHLEY P.G.L.

R.E.

30-May-43

YES

SQN OFFICER

30-May-43

.

T/CAPT

  THOMAS D.H.

R.E.

06-Dec-42

YES

SQN OFFICER

21-May-43

.

T/CAPT

  OLIVEIRA A.B.

R.E.

13-Jun-43

YES

SQN OFFICER

13-Jun-43

.

T/CAPT

  SHAND L.P.

R.E.

20-Jun-43

YES

SQN OFFICER

20-Jun-43

.

T/CAPT

  COX P.A.

R.E.

06-Nov-43

NO

EXP OFFICER

19-Nov-43

Experimental Officer attached to Airborne Forces Development Centre.


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 591 (ANTRIM) PARACHUTE SQUADRON, ROYAL ENGINEERS

WEEK ENDING

08 JULY 1944

HIGHER
ACTING or
TEMPORARY
RANK

NAME AND INITIALS 

CORPS

DATE TAKEN
ON STRENGTH

PRESENT
WITH
UNIT

APPOINTMENT
HELD

DATE OF
APPOINTMENT

REMARKS

A/MAJ

  G.F. DAVIDSON.

R.E.

15-Jun-43

YES

O.C.

07-Jun-44

.

T/CAPT

  R.F. SEMPLE

R.E.

06-Jul-42

YES

2 I/C

07-Jun-44

.

A/CAPT

  J.R. HINSHELWOOD

R.E.

02-Oct-42

YES

TROOP CMDR

21-May-43

.

A/CAPT

  R.R. BEAUMONT

R.E.

21-Jun-44

YES

TROOP CMDR

21-Jun-44

.

A/CAPT

  E.O. BAILLIE

R.E.

07-Jul-44

YES

TROOP CMDR

07-Jul-44

.

LIEUT

  P.R.H. McCRIRICK

R.E.

07-Jun-43

YES

TRP OFFICER

07-Jun-43

.

LIEUT

  J.B.S. LOCKEY

R.E.

14-May-44

YES

TRP OFFICER

14-May-44

.

LIEUT

  K.A. DeWATTEVILLE

R.E.

06-Nov-43

YES

TRP OFFICER

06-Nov-43

.

LIEUT

  P.G.L. MITCHLEY

R.E.

29-May-43

YES

TRP OFFICER

29-May-43

.


.

 591 (ANTRIM) PARACHUTE SQUADRON, ROYAL ENGINEERS

WEEK ENDING

22 JULY 1944

HIGHER
ACTING or
TEMPORARY
RANK

NAME AND INITIALS 

CORPS

DATE TAKEN
ON STRENGTH

PRESENT
WITH
UNIT

APPOINTMENT
HELD

DATE OF
APPOINTMENT

REMARKS

A/MAJ

  G.F. DAVIDSON.

R.E.

15-Jun-43

YES

O.C.

07-Jun-44

.

T/CAPT

  R.F. SEMPLE

R.E.

06-Jul-42

YES

2 I/C

07-Jun-44

.

A/CAPT

  J.R. HINSHELWOOD

R.E.

02-Oct-42

YES

TROOP CMDR

21-May-43

.

A/CAPT

  R.R. BEAUMONT

R.E.

21-Jun-44

YES

TROOP CMDR

21-Jun-44

.

A/CAPT

  E.O. BAILLIE

R.E.

07-Jul-44

YES

TROOP CMDR

07-Jul-44

.

LIEUT

  P.R.H. McCRIRICK

R.E.

07-Jun-43

YES

TRP OFFICER

07-Jun-43

.

LIEUT

  J.B.S. LOCKEY

R.E.

14-May-44

YES

TRP OFFICER

14-May-44

.

LIEUT

  K.A. DeWATTEVILLE

R.E.

06-Nov-43

YES

TRP OFFICER

06-Nov-43

.

LIEUT

  P.G.L. MITCHLEY

R.E.

29-May-43

YES

TRP OFFICER

29-May-43

.

LIEUT

  W.Y.L. DAWSON

R.E.

07-Jul-44

YES

TRP OFFICER

07-Jul-44

.

LIEUT

  R.E. MacWATT

R.E.

07-Jul-44

YES

TRP OFFICER

07-Jul-44

.


.

 591 (ANTRIM) PARACHUTE SQUADRON, ROYAL ENGINEERS

WEEK ENDING

29 JULY 1944

HIGHER
ACTING or
TEMPORARY
RANK

NAME AND INITIALS 

CORPS

DATE TAKEN
ON STRENGTH

PRESENT
WITH
UNIT

APPOINTMENT
HELD

DATE OF
APPOINTMENT

REMARKS

A/MAJ

  G.F. DAVIDSON.

R.E.

15-Jun-43

YES

O.C.

07-Jun-44

.

T/CAPT

  R.F. SEMPLE

R.E.

06-Jul-42

YES

2 I/C

07-Jun-44

.

A/CAPT

  J.R. HINSHELWOOD

R.E.

02-Oct-42

YES

TROOP CMDR

21-May-43

.

A/CAPT

  R.R. BEAUMONT

R.E.

21-Jun-44

YES

TROOP CMDR

21-Jun-44

.

A/CAPT

  E.O. BAILLIE

R.E.

07-Jul-44

YES

TROOP CMDR

07-Jul-44

.

LIEUT

  P.R.H. McCRIRICK

R.E.

07-Jun-43

YES

TRP OFFICER

07-Jun-43

.

LIEUT

  J.B.S. LOCKEY

R.E.

14-May-44

YES

TRP OFFICER

14-May-44

.

LIEUT

  K.A. DeWATTEVILLE

R.E.

06-Nov-43

YES

TRP OFFICER

06-Nov-43

.

LIEUT

  P.G.L. MITCHLEY

R.E.

29-May-43

YES

TRP OFFICER

29-May-43

.

LIEUT

  W.Y.L. DAWSON

R.E.

07-Jul-44

YES

TRP OFFICER

07-Jul-44

.

LIEUT

  R.E. MacWATT

R.E.

07-Jul-44

YES

TRP OFFICER

07-Jul-44

.


.

 591 (ANTRIM) PARACHUTE SQUADRON, ROYAL ENGINEERS

WEEK ENDING

05 AUGUST 1944

HIGHER
ACTING or
TEMPORARY
RANK

NAME AND INITIALS 

CORPS

DATE TAKEN
ON STRENGTH

PRESENT
WITH
UNIT

APPOINTMENT
HELD

DATE OF
APPOINTMENT

REMARKS

A/MAJ

  G.F. DAVIDSON

 R.E.

15-Jun-43

YES

O.C.

07-Jun-44

.

T/CAPT

  R.F. SEMPLE

R.E.

06-Jul-42

YES

2 I/C

07-Jun-44

.

T/CAPT

  J.R. HINSHELWOOD

R.E.

02-Oct-42

YES

TROOP CMDR

07-Jun-44

.

T/CAPT

  R.R. BEAUMONT

R.E.

21-Jun-44

YES

TROOP CMDR

21-Jun-44

.

LIEUT

  E.O. BAILLIE

R.E.

07-Jul-44

YES

TROOP CMDR

07-Jul-44

.

LIEUT

  D.H. THOMAS

R.E.

12-Dec-42 

YES

TP OFFICER

12-Dec-42

.

LIEUT

  P.R.H. McCRIRICK

R.E.

07-Jun-43

YES

TP OFFICER

07-Jun-43

.

LIEUT

  J.B.S. LOCKEY

R.E.

14-May-44

YES

TP OFFICER

14-May-44

.

LIEUT

  K.A. DeWATTEVILLE

R.E.

06-Nov-43

YES

TP OFFICER

06-Nov-43

.

LIEUT

  P.G.L. MITCHLEY

R.E.

29-May-43

YES

TP OFFICER

29-May-43

.

LIEUT

  W.Y.L. DAWSON

R.E.

07-Jul-44

YES

TP OFFICER

07-Jul-44

.

LIEUT

  R.E. MacWATT

R.E.

07-Jul-44

YES

TP OFFICER

07-Jul-44

.


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 591 (ANTRIM) PARACHUTE SQUADRON, ROYAL ENGINEERS

WEEK ENDING

02 SEPTEMBER 1944

HIGHER
ACTING or
TEMPORARY
RANK

NAME AND INITIALS 

CORPS

DATE TAKEN
ON STRENGTH

PRESENT
WITH
UNIT

APPOINTMENT
HELD

DATE OF
APPOINTMENT

REMARKS

A/MAJ

  G.F. DAVIDSON

R.E.

15-Jun-43

YES

O.C.

07-Jun-44

.

T/CAPT

  R.F. SEMPLE

R.E.

06-Jul-42

YES

2 I/C

07-Jun-44

.

T/CAPT

  J.R. HINSHELWOOD

R.E.

02-Oct-42

YES

TROOP CMDR

07-Jun-44

.

T/CAPT

  R.R. BEAUMONT

R.E.

21-Jun-44

YES

TROOP CMDR

21-Jun-44

.

LIEUT

  E.O. BAILLIE

R.E.

07-Jul-44

YES

TROOP CMDR

07-Jul-44

.

LIEUT

  D.H. THOMAS

R.E.

12-Dec-42

YES

TP OFFICER

12-Dec-42

.

LIEUT

  J.B.S. LOCKEY

R.E.

14-May-44

YES

TP OFFICER

14-May-44

.

LIEUT

  K.A. DeWATTEVILLE

R.E.

06-Nov-43

YES

TP OFFICER

06-Nov-43

.

LIEUT

  P.G.L. MITCHLEY

R.E.

29-May-43

YES

TP OFFICER

29-May-43

.

LIEUT

  J.R. FISH

R.E.

11-Aug-44

YES

TP OFFICER

11-Aug-44

.

 Officers Quitted During the Week:  

  LIEUTENANT W.Y.L.  DAWSON

   02 SEP 1944 - POSTED TO 31 R.H.U.

  LIEUTENANT R.E.  MacWATT

   02 SEP 1944 - POSTED TO 44 DIV(?)

 Officers whose return to this unit is particularly requested :  

  CAPTAIN F.G.  HARBORD

  WOUNDED -EVAC UK

  LIEUTENANT A.C.  LITTLE

  WOUNDED -EVAC UK



.

 591 (ANTRIM) PARACHUTE SQUADRON, ROYAL ENGINEERS

WEEK ENDING

02 DECEMBER 1944

SERVICE
NUMBER

HIGHER
ACTING or
TEMPORARY
RANK

NAME AND INITIALS

CORPS 

DATE TAKEN ON STRENGTH 

PRESENT
WITH
UNIT

APPOINTMENT
HELD

DATE OF
APPOINTMENT

56305

A/MAJ

  JACK A.J.

R.E.

11-Nov-44

YES

O.C.

11-Nov-44

237301

T/CAPT

  SEMPLE R.F.

R.E.

06-Jul-42

YES

2 I/C

07-Jun-44

249555

T/CAPT

  HARBORD F.G.

R.E.

02-Oct-42

YES

TROOP CMDR

21-May-43

264203

T/CAPT

  HINSHELWOOD J.R.

R.E.

21-May-43

YES

TROOP CMDR

07-Jun-44

245937

T/CAPT

  BEAUMONT R.R.

R.E.

21-Jun-44

YES

TROOP CMDR

21-Jun-44

219676

LIEUT

  FISH J.R.

R.E.

11-Aug-44

YES

TP OFFICER

11-Aug-44

271754

LIEUT

  DeWATTEVILLE K.A.

R.E.

06-Nov-43

YES

TP OFFICER

06-Nov-43

277516

LIEUT

  MERRELL R.

R.E.

16-Sep-44

YES

TP OFFICER

16-Sep-44

288185

LIEUT

  COX P.A.

R.E.

23-Sep-44

YES

TP OFFICER

23-Sep-44

194308

LIEUT

  LOCKEY J.B.S.

R.E.

14-May-44

YES

TP OFFICER

14-May-44

261530

LIEUT

  GOODWIN C.P.

R.E.

26-Sep-44

YES

TP OFFICER

26-Sep-44

277577

LIEUT

  MITCHLEY P.G.L.

R.E.

29-May-43

YES

TP OFFICER

29-May-43

273454

LIEUT

  JAMES W.E.

R.E.

-

YES

TP OFFICER

-

155917

LIEUT

  WADE G.S.

R.E.

02-Oct-44

YES

TP OFFICER

02-Oct-44

327110

2/LT

  ADAMSON S.

R.E.

16-Sep-44

YES

TP OFFICER

16-Sep-44

327539

2/LT

  WOOD J.B.

R.E.

02-Oct-44

YES

TP OFFICER

02-Oct-44

331325

2/LT

  McKERRACHER A.J.

R.E.

03-Oct-44

YES

TP OFFICER

03-Oct-44

 Officers Quitted During the Week:  

  LIEUTENANT D.H.  THOMAS

  28 NOV 1944 - POSTED TO 9 FIELD COY. RE (AIRBRONE)



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 591 (ANTRIM) PARACHUTE SQUADRON, ROYAL ENGINEERS

WEEK ENDING

03 FEBRUARY 1945

SUBSTANTIVE
RANK

HIGHER
ACTING or
TEMPORARY
RANK

NAME AND INITIALS 

 

CORPS

DATE TAKEN
ON STRENGTH

PRESENT
WITH
UNIT

APPOINTMENT
HELD

DATE OF
APPOINTMENT

W/LT

A/MAJ

  A.J. JACK

R.E.

11-Nov-44

YES

O.C.

11-Nov-44

LT

T/CAPT

  R.F. SEMPLE

R.E.

06-Jul-42

YES

2 I/C

07-Jun-44

LT

T/CAPT

  F.G. HARBORD

R.E.

02-Oct-42

YES

TROOP CMDR

21-Nov-43

LT

T/CAPT

  J.R. HINSHELWOOD

R.E.

21-May-43

YES

TROOP CMDR

07-Jan-45

LT

T/CAPT

  R.R. BEAUMONT

R.E.

21-Jun-44

YES

TROOP CMDR

21-Jan-44

LT

LIEUT

  K.A. DeWATTEVILLE

R.E.

06-Nov-43

YES

TP OFFICER

06-Nov-43

LT

LIEUT

  J.B.S. LOCKEY

R.E.

04-May-44

YES

TP OFFICER

04-May-44

2/LT

2/LT

  A.H. McKERRACHER

R.E.

03-Oct-44

YES

TP OFFICER

03-Oct-44

 Officers Quitted During the Week:  

  LIEUTENANT R.  MERRELL

  

  LIEUTENANT P.  MTTCHLEY

  

  LIEUTENANT P.  COX

  



.

 591 (ANTRIM) PARACHUTE SQUADRON, ROYAL ENGINEERS

WEEK ENDING

10 FEBRUARY 1945

SUBSTANTIVE
RANK

HIGHER
ACTING or
TEMPORARY
RANK

NAME AND INITIALS

CORPS

DATE TAKEN
ON STRENGTH

PRESENT
WITH
UNIT

APPOINTMENT
HELD

DATE OF
APPOINTMENT

W/LT

A/MAJ

  A.J. JACK

R.E.

11-Nov-44

YES

O.C.

11-Nov-44

LT

T/CAPT

  R.F. SEMPLE

R.E.

06-Jul-42

YES

2 I/C

07-Jun-44

LT

T/CAPT

  F.G. HARBORD

R.E.

02-Oct-42

YES

TROOP CMDR

21-Nov-43

LT

T/CAPT

  J.R. HINSHELWOOD

R.E.

21-May-43

YES

TROOP CMDR

07-Jan-45

LT

T/CAPT

  R.R. BEAUMONT

R.E.

21-Jun-44

YES

TROOP CMDR

21-Jan-44

LT

LIEUT

  K.A. DeWATTEVILLE

R.E.

06-Nov-43

YES

TP OFFICER

06-Nov-43

LT

LIEUT

  J.B.S. LOCKEY

R.E.

04-May-44

YES

TP OFFICER

04-May-44

2/LT

2/LT

  A.H. McKERRACHER

R.E.

03-Oct-44

YES

TP OFFICER

03-Oct-44



.

 591 (ANTRIM) PARACHUTE SQUADRON, ROYAL ENGINEERS

WEEK ENDING

17 FEBRUARY 1945

SUNSTANTIVE
RANK

HIGHER
ACTING or
TEMPORARY
RANK

NAME
AND
INITIALS 

CORPS

DATE
TAKEN
ON
STRENGTH


WITH
UNIT

APPOINTMENT
HELD

DATE
OF
APPOINTMENT

MED
CAT

AGE,

W/LT

A/MAJ

  A.J. JACK

R.E.

11-Nov-44

YES

O.C.

11-Nov-44

A

30 yrs 5 mths

LT

T/CAPT

  R.F. SEMPLE

R.E.

06-Jul-42

YES

2 I/C

07-Jun-44

A

23 yrs

LT

T/CAPT

  F.G. HARBORD

R.E.

02-Oct-42

YES

TROOP CMDR

21-Nov-43

A

22 yrs 3 mths

LT

T/CAPT

  J.R. HINSHELWOOD

R.E.

21-May-43

YES

TROOP CMDR

07-Jan-45

A

22 yrs 7 mths

LT

T/CAPT

  R.R. BEAUMONT

R.E.

21-Jun-44

YES

TROOP CMDR

21-Jan-44

A

23 yrs 9 mths

LT

LIEUT

  K.A. DeWATTEVILLE

R.E.

06-Nov-43

YES

TP OFFICER

06-Nov-43

A

21 yrs 5 mths

LT

LIEUT

  J.B.S. LOCKEY

R.E.

04-May-44

YES

TP OFFICER

04-May-44

A

24 yrs 5 mths

2/LT

2/LT

  A.J. McKERRACHER

R.E.

03-Oct-44

YES

TP OFFICER

03-Oct-44

A

19 yrs 9 mths

2/LT

2/LT

  WOOD

R.E.

.

YES

TP OFFICER

.

.

.

2/LT

2/LT

  COX

R.E.

.

YES

TP OFFICER

.

.

.

2/LT

2/LT

  FISH

R.E.

.

YES

TP OFFICER

.

.

.



.

 591 (ANTRIM) PARACHUTE SQUADRON, ROYAL ENGINEERS

WEEK ENDING

03 MARCH 1945

SUNSTANTIVE
RANK

HIGHER
ACTING or
TEMPORARY
RANK

NAME
AND
INITIALS 

CORPS

DATE
TAKEN
ON
STRENGTH

WITH
UNIT

APPOINTMENT
HELD

DATE
OF
APPOINTMENT

MED
CAT

AGE

W/LT

A/MAJ

  A.J. JACK

R.E.

11-Nov-44

YES

O.C.

11-Nov-44

A

30 yrs 5 mths

W/LT

T/CAPT

  R.F. SEMPLE

R.E.

06-Jul-42

YES

2I/C

07-Jun-44

A

23 yrs

W/LT

T/CAPT

  F.G. HARBORD

R.E.

02-Oct-42

YES

TROOP CMDR

21-May-43

A

22 yrs 3 mths

W/LT

T/CAPT

  J.R. HINSHELWOOD

R.E.

21-May-43

YES

TROOP CMDR

07-Jun-44

A

28 yrs 7 mths

W/LT

T/CAPT

  R.R. BEAUMONT

R.E.

21-Jun-44

YES

TROOP CMDR

21-Jun-44

A

23 yrs 9 mths

W/LT

LIEUT

  K.A. DeWATTEVILLE

R.E.

06-Nov-43

YES

TP OFFICER

06-Nov-43

A

21 yrs 5 mths

W/LT

LIEUT

  J.B.S. LOCKEY

R.E.

04-May-44

YES

TP OFFICER

04-May-44

A

24 yrs 5 mths

W/LT

LIEUT

  P.A. COX

R.E.

23-Sep-44

YES

TP OFFICER

23-Sep-44

A

.

W/LT

LIEUT

  J.R. FISH

R.E.

11-Aug-44

YES

TP OFFICER

11-Aug-44

A

22 yrs 6 mths

2/LT

2/LT

  A.J. McKERRACHER

R.E.

03-Oct-44

YES

TP OFFICER

03-Oct-44

A

19 yrs 9 mths

2/LT

2/LT

  J.B. WOOD

R.E.

02-Oct-44

YES

TP OFFICER

02-Oct-44

A

22 yrs




.

 591 (ANTRIM) PARACHUTE SQUADRON, ROYAL ENGINEERS

WEEK ENDING

17 MARCH 1945

SUNSTANTIVE
RANK

HIGHER
ACTING or
TEMPORARY
RANK

NAME
AND
INITIALS 

CORPS

DATE
TAKEN
ON
STRENGTH

PRESENT
WITH
UNIT

APPOINTMENT
HELD

DATE
OF
APPOINTMENT

MED
CAT

AGE

W/LT

A/MAJ

  A.J. JACK

R.E.

11-Nov-44

YES

O.C.

11-Nov-44

A

30 yrs 5 mths

W/LT

T/CAPT

  R.F. SEMPLE

R.E.

06-Jul-42

YES

2I/C

07-Jun-44

A

23 yrs

W/LT

T/CAPT

  F.G. HARBORD

R.E.

02-Oct-42

YES

TROOP CMDR

21-May-43

A

22 yrs 3 mths

W/LT

T/CAPT

  J.R. HINSHELWOOD

R.E.

21-May-43

YES

TROOP CMDR

07-Jun-44

A

28 yrs 7 mths

W/LT

T/CAPT

  R.R. BEAUMONT

R.E.

21-Jun-44

YES

TROOP CMDR

21-Jun-44

A

23 yrs 9 mths

W/LT

LIEUT

  K.A. DeWATTEVILLE

R.E.

06-Nov-43

YES

TP OFFICER

06-Nov-43

A

21 yrs 5 mths

W/LT

LIEUT

  J.B.S. LOCKEY

R.E.

04-May-44

YES

TP OFFICER

04-May-44

A

24 yrs 5 mths

W/LT

LIEUT

  P.A. COX

R.E.

23-Sep-44

YES

TP OFFICER

23-Sep-44

A

22 yrs 5 mths

W/LT

LIEUT

  J.R. FISH

R.E.

11-Aug-44

YES

TP OFFICER

11-Aug-44

A

22 yrs 6 mths

W/LT

LIEUT

  J.B. WOOD

R.E.

02-Oct-44

YES

TP OFFICER

02-Oct-44

A

22 yrs

2/LT

2/LT

  A.J. McKERRACHER

R.E.

03-Oct-44

YES

TP OFFICER

03-Oct-44

A

19 yrs 9 mths



.

 591 (ANTRIM) PARACHUTE SQUADRON, ROYAL ENGINEERS

WEEK ENDING

30 MARCH 1945

SUNSTANTIVE
RANK

HIGHER
ACTING or
TEMPORARY
RANK

NAME
AND
INITIALS 

CORPS

DATE
TAKEN
ON
STRENGTH

PRESENT
WITH
UNIT

APPOINTMENT
HELD

DATE
OF
APPOINTMENT

MED
CAT

AGE

W/LT

A/MAJ

  A.J. JACK

R.E.

11-Nov-44

YES

O.C.

11-Nov-44

A

30 yrs 5 mths

W/LT

T/CAPT

  R.F. SEMPLE

R.E.

06-Jul-42

YES

2I/C

07-Jun-44

A

23 yrs

W/LT

T/CAPT

  R.R. BEAUMONT

R.E.

21-Jun-44

YES

TROOP CMDR

21-Jun-44

A

23 yrs 9 mths

W/LT

LIEUT

  J.B.S. LOCKEY

R.E.

04-May-44

YES

TROOP CMDR

26-Mar-44

A

24 yrs 5 mths

W/LT

LIEUT

  P.A. COX

R.E.

23-Sep-44

YES

TP OFFICER

23-Sep-44

A

22 yrs 5 mths

W/LT

LIEUT

  J.R. FISH

R.E.

11-Aug-44

YES

TP OFFICER

11-Aug-44

A

22 yrs 6mths

2/LT

2/LT

  A.J. McKERRACHER

R.E.

03-Oct-44

YES

TP OFFICER

03-Oct-44

A

19 yrs 9 mths

 Officers Quitted During the Week:  

 CAPTAIN F.G.  HARBORD

  24 MAR 45 - KILLED IN ACTION

 LIEUTENANT K.A.  DeWATTEVILLE

  24 MAR 45 - KILLED IN ACTION

 CAPTAIN J.R.  HINSHELWOOD

  19 MAR 45 - POSTED TO DIVISIONAL RESIDUES

 LIEUTENANT J.B.  WOOD

  19 MAR 45 - POSTED TO DIVISIONAL RESIDUES


This appears to be the last form completed with a list of the Squadron's Officers.

By Early June 1945, much of 591 (Antrim) Parachute Squadron transferred in to 3 Parachute Squadron
for service in the Far East and Palestine.

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