PFF STAFF
Bennett & The Pathfinders
Source of List: Bennett's book 'Pathfinder - Wartime Memoirs'

AOC
Air Commodore D. C. T. Bennett, D.S.O. (later Vice-Marshal, C.B., C.B.E., D.S.O.), appointed 13. 1.43
        (H.Q.B.0 Staff Officer commanding the Path Finder Force, appointed 15. 7.42)


S.A.S.O.
Gp.-Capt. C. D. C. Boyce (later Air Commodore,C.B.E.), appointed 18. 2.43

Air Staff        
Wg.-Cdr. R. Hilton, D.F.C. (Ops. Rm.), appointed 28.1.43
Wg.-Cdr. J. A. Slater, D.F.C., appointed 25.1.43
Wg.-Cdr. T. G. Mahaddie, D.S.O., D.F.C., A.F.C., appointed 20. 3.43
Wg.-Cdr. G. H. Womersley, D.S.O., D.F.C., appointed 27. 4.43
Sqn.-Ldr. R. 0. Altmann, D.F.C., appointed 25.1.43
Sqn.-Ldr. D. T. Witt, D.F.C. (Trg.), appointed 25.1.43
Sqn.-Ldr. Ashworth        
Sqn.-Ldr. E. W. Anderson (Flyg. S.N.), appointed 25.1.43
Sqn.-Ldr. G. F. Georgeson, D.F.C. (Nav.), appointed 25.1.43
Sqn.-Ldr. J. Collier, D.F.C. (Flyg. Con.)
Sqn.-Ldr. A. F. Chisholm, D.F.C. (Air Bomb.), appointed 10.3.43
Sqn.-Ldr. J. E. Partridge, D.S.O., D.F.C. (Instr.), appointed 14.3.43
Sqn.-Ldr. D. F. Allen, G.M., B.E.M. (Instr.), appointed 20. 2.44
Wg.-Cdr. G. F. Grant, D.S.O., D.F.C., appointed 2.11.43
Sqn.-Ldr. Cresswell        
Sqn.-Ldr. H. G. Travers, D.S.C., appointed 7.9.43
Sqn.-Ldr. A. P. Cranswick, D.S.O., D.F.C., appointed 20.10.43
Sqn.-Ldr. C. A. J. Smith, D.F.C., appointed 20.10.43
Wg.-Cdr. G. M. Dunnicliffe, DFC, appointed 10. 2.44
Wg.-Cdr. F. W. Deacon, D.S.O., D.F.C., appointed 8. 3.44
Sqn.-Ldr. C. P. C. de Wesselow DFC, appointed 7. 4.44
Wg.-Cdr. J. R. G. Ralston, D.S.O., D.F.C., A.F.C., appointed 10.8.44
Wg.-Cdr. K. H. Burns, DSO, DSC, appointed 26.10.44
Wg.-Cdr. B. W. McMillan, A.F.C., appointed 10.11.44
Sqn.-Ldr. J. R. Wood, D.F.C., appointed 13. 9.44
Sqn.-Ldr. W. H. Robinson, D.F.C., D.F.M., appointed 18.1.45
Wg.-Cdr. J. D. Bolton, D.F.C., appointed 1. 6.45
Wg.-Cdr. D. A. Cracknell, D.S.O., D.F.C., appointed 24. 5.45
Sqn.-Ldr. H. Almond, appointed 21. 4.45
Sqn.-Ldr. R. C. Walker, appointed 14.11.44
Sqn.-Ldr. L. S. Thorpe, D.F.C., D.F.M.        , appointed 20.10.44
Sqn.-Ldr. J. P. Crump, appointed 7.1.45
Sqn.-Ldr. E. J. Greenleaf, D.S.O., D.F.C., appointed 23. 7.45

Group Navigation Officers
Sqn.-Ldr. R. C. Alabaster, D.F.C., appointed 25.1.43
Wg.-Cdr. K. J. Lawson, D.F.C., appointed 7. 6.43
Wg.-Cdr. A. G. S. Cousens, D.S.O., D.F.0, appointed 23. 8.43
Wg.-Cdr. E. H. Bagnold, D.F.C.        , appointed 20.3.44
Sqn.-Ldr. L. R. Hastings, D.F.C., appointed 26.8.43

Group Met. Officer
M. J. Thomas, B.Sc.

Group Intelligence Officer
Sqn.-Ldr. W. J. R. Shepherd (later Wg.-Cdr., O.B.E.), appointed 25.1.43

Group Engineer Officer
Wg.-Cdr. C. F. Sarsby, appointed 1.2.43

Group Armament Officer
Sqn.-Ldr. W. Rathbone, appointed 10.2.43

Group Signals Officers
Wg.-Cdr. G. W. Adams , appointed 7.5.43
Wg.-Cdr. E. L. T. Barton, appointed 20.12.43
Sqn.-Ldr. N. I. B. Harrison , appointed 16.6.43

Group Photography Officer
Sqn.-Ldr. H. W. Lees , appointed 1.7.43

S.A.O.
Wg.-Cdr. A. W. G. Martin, appointed 28.1.43
Wg.-Cdr. W. E. Carr, appointed 6.43
Gp.-Capt. F. R. D. Swain, O.B.E., A.F.C. , appointed 11.10.43
Gp.-Capt. H. McC. White, appointed 15.5.44

Personnel
Sqn.-Ldr. F. B. Taylor, appointed 28.1.43
Sqn.-Ldr. P. L. Burley, appointed 21.11.43
Sqn.-Ldr. R. M. Snow, appointed 18.11.44

Org.
Sqn.-Ldr. L. E. Barry, appointed 1.2.43
Sqn.-Ldr. F. Vernon , appointed 18.9.44

Group Equipment Officer
Sqn.-Ldr. J. C. Rose (later Wg.-Cdr., M.B.E.), appointed 27.7.43

Group Medical Officer
Sqn.-Ldr. J. C. MacGown, M.D., Ch.B.