South Cave Patrol
Group 9 was Commanded by Lt William Cross JCKS/48/3 DOB 01/01/1903, an agricultural Worker at Everthorpe. His Assistant Group Commander was 2lt James Henry Harrop JCCD/8/1 DOB 19/07/1914 an Aircraft Draughtsman. The Group Sgt Clerk was Sgt John Leonard Cross JCKS/48/4 DOB 17/05/1904. The Group consisted of Brough, North and South Cave Patrols
Sgt Ronald Sinclair Massey JCCG/165/4 Aircraft Stress Analyst 11/02/1916
Cpl Benjamin R Taylor JCCB/113/5 Timber Feller 25/03/1918
Pte Gordon Provo Watson JCCB/166/1 Technical Author 21/08/1906
Pte Ernest Christopher Colbeck JCCB/32/6 Stores Supt 01/06/1901
Pte Charles Arthur Mason JCKR/115/5 Aircraft Engineer 20/02/1914
Earlier Members of the Patrol:
Sgt Robert E Williams who became No 8 Group Sgt Clerk, Cpl John L Cross who became No 9 Group Sgt Clerk. Pte Stephen C Woodward and Pte Thomas S Watson.
The OB was destroyed after hostilities, Targets would have included the Drewton Railway Tunnel. We know the Patrol carried out Training at Middleton Hall.