No. 318 Squadron Picture Gallery. Part 4.
The squadron's first muster in Detling. At that point the unit did not have its
full complement of pilots.
from right is the first CO of the 318 "Gdanski" Squadron, S/Ldr
Next to him sitting are: F/O Kalinowski and F/Lt Wisniowski (djutant). In
a back row, from right: F/O Turek, F/O
Krzywonos (signals officer) and P/O Kraszewski (doctor).
One of the unit's first aircraft.
4 August 1943.
With the new CO leading (S/Ldr Wielochowski), the unit's pilots parade in front of visiting brass.
4 August 1943. Gen. Ujejski decorating F/O Gorniak and Sgt Bres.
4 August 1943. Pilots: Sewer Buckiewicz (left), Jan Preihs and Bronislaw
4 August 1943. Gen.
Ujejski addressing the unit's personnel.
S/Ldr Walls, Gadomski, Czernecki, F/Lt Gordon, station duty officer, ?,
Krzywonos, Uchwat, Stutzman,?.
Left: Part of the radio section.
members of the radio section.
Left: Ah, what a life! Hamankiewicz (later killed in action)
and Uchwat basking in spring sun.
Right: Typically furnished station's officer room.
(left), Hamankiewicz, ?. Right: In front of the dispersal.
Sitting in a chair is the "B" Flight Commander
F/Lt Blaszczyk, later KIA.