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RAAF Form A.50

No. 2 Wireless Air Gunners School, RAAF - December 1941

1 December 1941 - PARKES
Strength: Officers 16, Airmen 221, Trainees 425, Civilian Instructors 3
3 December 1941 - PARKES
Pilot Officer R.B. KEIG attached to No. 5 EFTS for No. 75 Parachute Course
No. 2137 F/Sgt. CORP B.J.V. promoted to Warrant Officer
No. 21275 Sgt. SCOTT H.J. promoted to Warrant Officer
8 December 1941 - PARKES
Civilian Pilots No. 61516 AC1 ARTHUR W.C. and 61518 AC1 MURRELL C.E. enlisted and assumed flying duties.
10 December 1941 - PARKES
Course 15 - 56 trainees completed course. 56 WAGS and 6 Air Gunners posted 1 BAGS.
No. 21275 W/O SCOTT H.J. posted 2 ITS.
11 December 1941 - PARKES
Commencement of Course 21. Intake 78.
Moth Aircraft R4837 ex 1 WAGS placed on strength.
DC-2 A30-8 proceeded to LAVERTON for engine change.
Civilian Pilot No. 61517 AC1 FRENCH T.F. enlisted and assumed flying duties
17 December 1941 - PARKES
No. 4444 F/Sgt. SPANTON R.F. posted from 6 SFTS and assumed duties as Orderly Room F/Sgt.
No. 2137 W/O CORP B.J.V. posted to Station Headquarters.
Pilot Officer R.B. KING resumed duties after No. 75 Parachute course
18 December 1941 - PARKES
Moth aircraft A17-10 ex 1 WAGS placed on strength.
Inaugurated weekly C.O's Conference.
20 December 1941 - PARKES
No. 2 WAGS Reveille alter from 0630 to 0400 hours. Stand Down 1520.
30 December 1941 - PARKES
Squadron Leader N.W. SIMMONS proceeded to SYDNEY on duty.
Flight Lieutenant E.C. JORDEN assumed temporary command of No. 2 WAGS.
For 15 Course - DC-2 Aircraft flew 193.05 hours Moth aircraft flew 631.20 hours.
Course 16 pupils averaged DC-2 watch 22.3 hrs Op. 10.25 hours Moth aircraft watch Op. 11.44 hours
STRENGTH: Officers 16, Airmen 234, Trainees 416, Civilian Instructors 3.
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