Operations on this day
Year Date Weekday Activity Target
1942  17/10/1942  Saturday  No operations. One cross country, 4 local flights, 1 air test and 2 ferrying flights carried out. Flying crews played rugby and soccer football. 3 aircraft detailed for ops but cancelled at 1600 hrs.           
1943  17/10/1943  Sunday  No operations. 2 Local Flights. 8 Y Training flights. 1 Cross Country. 1 Night Cross Country, 3 Night Circuits and landings. F/S SULLIVAN (A/G) posted to 29 O.T.U. for instructor duties. S/L MATHERS posted to 30 O.T.U. F/L MANIFOLD appointed A/S/LDR. And P/O MOPPETT appointed A/F/LT. P/O BOND and crew ex 101 SQUADRON reported from N.T.U. for flying duties. Also W/O RULE and crew. F/S GEE (A/G) posted to 21 O.T.U.           
1944  17/10/1944  Tuesday  15 non operational flights.           
1945  17/10/1945  Wednesday             
Casualties on this day
Year Rank Init Surname Decoration Unit Target Date Desig Type Cemetery CWGRef Grave Pic