207 SQUADRON ROYAL AIR FORCE HISTORY
Official Photos of the Presentation of
207 (R) Squadron's New Standard
on 25 Nov 2003 at RAF Linton-on-Ouse
Provided by the Squadron, these are the photos taken by the Official Photographer.
Crown Copyright is acknowledged.
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The Battle Honours are now correct: the old Standard erroneously referred to German Forts 1941-45. Nor has either Standard included the word Bomber.
left: HRH Prince Andrew is greeted by the Station Commander RAF Linton on Ouse, Gp Capt Dave Harrison
above: HRH with parents and children of the Linton Ladybirds Playgroup
with SAC Howells (Catering Flt) and SAC Briggs (Medical Centre)
with Corporal Elliott (Air Traffic Control)
with SAC Greig (Catering Flt)
with Corporal Ewing (PEd Flt)
with Sgt RB Stead (Deputy Chief Clerk)
Uncasing The Standard:
SAC Booth (Catering Flt) - Flt Lt Jerry Woodward RAF - Lt Rob Sedgebarth RN (reflecting our RNAS heritage)
Flt Lt Matt Hollowood receives
the Standard from HRH Prince Andrew
Prince Andrew with Les Arthur, OC 207Sqn in 1972-73: extreme right Ben Lyon
HRH Prince Andrew talks to Peter Goodman CO 1975-77, Russ Jeffs, CO 1942:
also in shot Ben Lyon and Station Commander Gp Capt Harrison
Back: Mr T Stone (VT Aerospace Contract Manager) - Wg Cdr RO Rabagliati (OC Admin Wing) - Wg Cdr NJ Tolman (OC Ops Wing) - Sqn Ldr A Gilbert (OC Personnel Management Squadron/President of the Mess Committee)
Front: Gp Capt DI Harrison (Stn Cdr) - HRH - Wg Cdr MC Longstaff (OC Trg Wing) [CFI]
Back: Fg Off EL Smith (205 Cse) - Fg Off S Exley (203 Cse) - Fg Off LD Flemington (207 Cse) - Flt Lt Lee Toomey (QFI)
Middle: Flt Lt Mark Graham (QFI) - Flt Lt Jerry Woodward (QFI) - Flt Lt Mike Rhind (QFI) - Flt Lt Greg House (QFI) - Flt Lt Mark Nash (QFI) - Flt Lt Ed Tudge (QFI) - Lt Rob Segebarth RN (QFI) - Flt Lt Neil Heaney (QFI)
Front: Flt Lt Damon Middleton (QFI) - Flt Lt Matt Hollowood (QFI) - Air Cdre (Retd) SN Bostock (High Sheriff of North Yorkshire) - Gp Capt DI Harrison (Stn Cdr) - HRH - Sqn Ldr Al Dolding (OC 207(R)Sqn) - The Venerable AVM RD Hesketh (Chaplain-in-Chief) - The Lord Crathorne (Lord Lieutenant of North Yorkshire) - Sqn Ldr Paul Stockley (QFI)
Flt Lt Amanda Inglis (Air Traffic Control) - Flt Lt Alan Mawby (QFI) - Sqn Ldr Paul Stockley (QFI) - HRH
Sqn Ldr Paul Stockley (QFI) - HRH
the unofficial photos
last updated 19 Dec 2003