National Archives catalogue reference WO 171/408

 

Abbreviations

AFDAG

OC

OR

Airborne Forward Delivery Airfield Group

Officer Commanding

Other Ranks

 

 

Month and year: September 1944

Commanding Officer : Lt J.E. Morris

 

1st to 2nd September 1944

Place: Larkhill

 

Routine duties.

 

2nd September 1944

Place: Leadenham

 

3rd September 1944

Place: Lutterworth

 

AFDAG Detachment of Unit moved from LARKHILL to LUTTERWORTH Staging Camp.

 

4th September 1944

Place: Lutterworth

 

Routine duties.

 

18th September 1944

Place: Leadenham

 

19th September 1944

Place: Barkston Heath

 

AFDAG Detachment moved from LUTTERWORTH to BARKSTON HEATH Airfield.

 

22nd September 1944

Place: Barkston Heath

 

Second Seaborne Element moved to Marshalling Area.

 

25th September 1944

Place: Cottesmore

 

AFDAG Detachment moved from BARKSTON HEATH to COTTESMORE Airfield.

 

26th September 1944

Place: Nijmegen

 

AFDAG Detachment emplaned at COTTESMORE Airfield and flew to a landing strip near GRAVE in HOLLAND.  AFDAG Detachment rejoined First Seaborne Element at NIJMEGEN.

 

28th September 1944

Place: Louvain

 

First Seaborne Element moved from NIJMEGEN to LOUVAIN in BELGIUM.

 

29th September 1944

Place: Brussels

 

O.C. and 5 OR's emplaned at BRUSSELS and returned to UK.

 

 

Month and year: October 1944

Commanding Officer : Lt J.E. Morris

 

1st to 2nd October 1944

Place: Leadenham

 

Routine Duties.

 

3rd October 1944

Place: Leadenham

 

Second Seaborne Party of the Unit returned to Unit location.

 

4th to 9th October 1944

Place: Leadenham

 

Routine Duties.

 

10th October 1944

Place: Leadenham

 

First Seaborne Party of the Unit returned to Unit location.

 

11th to 31st October 1944

Place: Leadenham

 

Routine Duties.