Personnel Index - Detail

Name
PULLEN
First Names
H B
Rank
F/Sgt
Service
RAF
Service Number
911268
Crew Position
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner
Posting Details
Posted in 4/43 and out 6/43

 

Flew 4 operations with S/L G G Storey (who was killed on the night of the 16/17th June 1943).



An early image of H B Pullen - image courtesy of his son, Peter Pullen



No 19 AG’s Course Newton Down August 1940 – Dad front row, 2nd from the right.



Unknown date and location - H B Pullen is front row, centre.



F/S Pullen sitting (middle) on a 'cookie' in front of (most probably) ED785 EA-A

On the 7th June 1943 he was posted to ACRC (Air Crew Receiving Centre) Abbey Lodge.

It is likely that he received a thorough medical examination here before he began pilot training.



No: 48 Course dated 29.05.44 .....H B Pullen is, from the front, 2nd row and 7th from the LHS)
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A final image showing H B Pullen, now a W/O pilot. The WAAF, who was in the photographic section analysing reconnaissance photos, became his wife (and Peter's mum)