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Personnel Rolls

Commanding Officers

Squadron Leader
FORSYTH, DUDLEY THOMAS
Royal Australian Air Force
From 16 March 1942 (Temporary)
Squadron Leader
BROOKER, RICHARD EDGAR PETER
Royal Air Force
From 23 March 1942
Squadron Leader
CRESSWELL, RICHARD
Royal Australian Air Force
From 20 April 1942
Flight Lieutenant
SPROULE, DARYL MAXWELL
Royal Australian Air Force
From 1 August 1943
Squadron Leader
CRESSWELL, RICHARD
Royal Australian Air Force
From 2 August 1943 (Temporary)
Flight Lieutenant
BROWN, BRUCE EDWARD
Royal Australian Air Force
From 20 August 1943
Flight Lieutenant
STARK, CYRIL WILLIAM
Royal Australian Air Force
From 5 January 1944
Wing Commander
CRESSWELL, RICHARD
Royal Australian Air Force
From 26 September 1944
Squadron Leader
MCCULLOCH, WILLIAM RODERICK COLIN
Royal Australian Air Force
From 23 December 1944 (Temporary)
Flight Lieutenant
MILLER, WILLIAM EWENS
Royal Australian Air Force
From 25 March 1945 (Temporary)
Flight Lieutenant
TAYLOR, ANDREW BAYNE
Royal Australian Air Force
From 15 April 1945 (Temporary)
Squadron Leader
CURTIS, RUSSELL PARSONS
Royal Australian Air Force
From 22 August 1945
Flight Lieutenant
CHENHALLS, JAMES GEORGE
Royal Australian Air Force
From 16 December 1946 (Temporary)
Squadron Leader
SUSANS, RONALD THOMAS
Royal Australian Air Force
From 28 March 1947

Roll of Honour

Honours & Awards

Nominal Roll

Archival Material

National Archives of Australia

Series No. Control Symbol Item Title Digitised Item Item ID
A9186 102 RAAF Unit History sheets (Form A50) [Operations Record Book - Forms A50 and A51] Number 77 Squadron Mar 42 - Jul 50 1358995
A9186 103 RAAF Unit History sheets (Form A50) [Operations Record Book - Forms A50 and A51] Number 77 Squadron Jul 50 - Mar 52 1338104
A9186 104 RAAF No 77 [Fighter] Squadron - Unit history sheets [covers operations in Republic of Korea (South Korea), Japan and Williamtown, NSW . Aircraft flown: Meteor Mk 8] 1338120
A9186 105 RAAF Unit History sheets (Form A50) [Operations Record Book - Forms A50 and A51] No 77 [Fighter] Squadron Jan 1958 - Feb 1979 [covers operations at Williamtown, NSW and Butterworth . Aircraft flown: Sabre] 1338121
A9186 106 RAAF Unit History sheets (Form A50) [Operations Record Book - Forms A50 and A51] Number 77 Squadron Mar 79 - May 87 1338113

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References

Eather, S. 1995, Flying Squadrons of the Australian Defence Force. Weston Creek: Aerospace Publications.

RAAF Historical Section 1995, Fighter Units. Units of the Royal Australian Air Force: A Concise History, v. 2. Canberra: Australian Government Publishing Service.

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