M.506 First Officer  Albert Barker 
 flag england   b. 16 Apr 1908, Shipley 6 Jun 1941 to 31 Oct 1945 

 ata albert barker 1935 1935

 ata albert barker ATA    

 

Educated at Shipley Central School

m. 1934 May [Jackson]; 1 child

prev. Company Director, Valley Road Motors (Shipley) Ltd;

RAF Jul-40 to Apr-41, AC/2 Cadet

Address in 1941: 6 Hilton Ave, Frizinghall, Bradford


Postings: 7FPP, 8FPP

Off sick from 2 Dec 1942 to 23 Feb 1943, following a crash-landing in Wellington W5587 after complete failure of the port engine.

Suspended for 1 day in Dec-43 for Loss of Ferry Pilot's Notes;

Aug-44, reprimanded for low flying: "This pilot has not settled down at this pool, I have recommended C.O.O. to post him [back to 7FPP]. O.C. 8FPP

"An excellent Officer who, by his good flying and behaviour, has been a real asset to the Pool."


d. Mar 1981 - Staincliffe, N Yorks

 


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