MURRAY – Francis Neville

Squadron Leader – RCAF – Pilot – 427 Sqn – Lancaster

[Source: CMHA]

MURRAY – Geoffrey Cecil

Pilot – Sterlings/Gliders

Special Duties

[Source: CMHA]

Geoffrey C. Murray went on to become chief pilot of Texaco post war. Older brother of Francis Neville Murray D.F.C.

[Courtesy W. Aust]

MURRAY – Frank

Pilot – DC3

Flew the Hump

[Source: CMHA]

MONTANO – Robert Cecil

Pilot Officer – Navigator – Lancaster – Born 8 September 1921

Born San fernando 1921; educated St Benedicts

[Source: CMHA]

MEYER – Thomas H.

Squadron Leader – Pilot

Thomas Hermangild Meyer. Educated at QRC; Volunteer Trinidad ETS, Trained at Piarco 2nd Course then UK FTS Turnhill – OTU Warhawks P40. Postings to Far East 155 Sqn flying Mohawks then Hurricanes-Flt Cmdr; Flt Cmd 615 Churchill Sqn – Spitfires; became Commanding Officer of 615 on death on previous CO. CO of 30 Sqn – Thunderbolts (3 probables); Tempests II. Seconded to RIAF at the end of the war. (He was seconded to the Royal Indian Air Force having taught himself Urdu during the war; Received the Air Force Cross and details of his time in Burma appear in the book ‘Mohawks over Burma’ written by Gerry Beauchamp. Source: Catherine House, daughter). Total of 100 operational flights. aircraft named “Joe Soap”

[Source: CMHA]

ATS, Piarco, Trinidad. 2nd Course – Standing: F.W. Farfan, K. Rostant, T.H. Meyer – Sitting: I. Bourne, R. Williams (instructor), Lieut. J.F. Carroll (chief instructor), W. Brown (ground engineer), J.D. Lenagan/Lennigan? (senior cadet) [Source: CMHA]

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MERRY – Harry S.

Flight Sergeant – Flight engineer – 1 Group, 626 Sqn, Wickenby – Lancaster

Educated QRC; was ?Capt in Coastal Artillery (Point-a-Pierre 6″ guns) in Trinidad before enlisting in RAF Aug 1943

[Source: CMHA]

MARTINEZ – Vincente M.

Wireless operator/Air gunner – Bomber Command – Lancaster

Parent service uncertain – ? RCAF ? FAA. ? Was with RAF Coastal Command

Same? V. Michael Martinez: Pilot Officer – RCAF/FAA – Pilot

Completed 40 missions. Info from V Gomez

[Source: CMHA]


Flying Officer – RCAF – Pilot – 135 Sqn – Huricane/P40

Joined 1942. Received wings from AM Billy Bishop VC; No 56 OTU Millfield England. Flew Hurricanes & P40. Early 1945 Typhoon Sqn in Europe.

[Source: CMHA]


Flight Lieutenant – Pilot – Lancaster

[Source: CMHA]

605475 – K.P. Maingot – Trinidad – attested 28.7.42 – Sgt. Pilot – UK 28.3.43

[Source: NA AIR 2/6876]

MAINGOT – Desmond

Sergeant – RCAF – Pilot

[Source: CMHA]

605612 – D.O. Maingot – Trinidad – attested 16.6.43 – Sgt. Wireless Operator (Air) # OTU 25.10.44

[Source: NA AIR 2/6876]

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