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JANUARY 8TH, 1942

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NEW-YEAR HONOURS
Many Scientists, Designers and Production Chiefs Receive Recognition of their Work : R.A.F. Awards
Include Two Military Crosses, One Bar to the A.F.C., 6/ A.F.C.s and 25 A.F.M.S
ORDER OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE
C.B.E.
Dobsos, R. H., Managing Director, A. V. Roe and Co.,
BARONET
Ltd., for services to aircraft production; Harlcy, H. H.,
Craven, Cdr. Sir Charles \Vorthington, R.N. (retd.), ConChairman and Joint Managing Director, Coventry Gauge and
troller-Gen. xMin. of Aircraft Production, chairmaji and manTool Co., for services to the Admiralty; AnwyU-Passingham,
aging director, Vickers Armstrongs, Ltd.
Col. A. M. O., S e c , T. A. and Air Force Assocn., County of
KNIGHTS BACHELOR
Middlesex; Rowe, A. P., Supt. Telecommunication Experimental Establishment, Min. of Aircraft Production; WolfenFedden, Alfred H. R., Chief Engineer, Bristol Aeroplane
den, J. F . , lately Director of PreCo., Ltd.; Hilton, Robert S-, Deputy
Entry Training, Air Min., HeadChairman, United Steel Companies,
master of Uppingham.
Ltd., President, British Iron and
Steel Federation; Jones, Prof. BenCIVIL DIVISION
nett M., Professor ot Aeronautical
O.B.E.
Engineering, Cambridge, for services
Shute
Leete,
B. M. T., Civil Aviato aircraft development; Mills, Percy
tion Directorate, India.
H., Controller-Gen. of Machine Tools,
M.B.E.
Min. of Supply.
Dubash,
Nawal
K., Chief Pilot InORDER OF THE BATH
structor, Bombay Flying Club.
G.C.B.
Smith, Sir Frank E., Controller of
DISTINGUISHED SERVICE CROSS
Telecommunications Equipment, for
Pattisson, Sub-Lt. (A) K. S.,R.N. ;
(gwpttces to Min. of Aircraft ProducCoates, Fit. Lt. G. F. L., R.A.F.V.R.
tion and Min. of Supply..
DISTINGUISHED SERVICE
C.B.
MEDAL
Evans, C. G., Principal Assist.
Willis, Ldg. Airmn. N.C.; Parker,
Sec, Air Min. ; Stewart, C. J., DirecSgt. G. R. I., R.A.F.
tor-Gen. of Production of Engines
CIVIL AWARDS
and Aircraft Equipment, Min. of AirO.B.E. (CIVIL DIVISION)
craft Production.
Francis, H. R., Director of PhotoORDER OF ST. MICHAEL AND
graphy, Min. of Information ; MacST. GEORGE
Donald, G., Deputy Director ol
K.C.M.G.
Armament Production, Min of AirSelf, Si 1 (Albert) Henry, Directorcraft Production; Maxwell, R. H.,
Gen., British Air Commission, WashRegional Director, Brit. Overseas
ington.
Airways Corporation, Near East
H.Q., Cairo; Messenger, L. V., Capt
ORDER OF THE BRITISH
of Aircraft, N. Atlantic Ferry SerEMPIRE
vice; Pollard, P. E., Principal ScienK.B.E.
tific Officer, Air Defence Research
Abraham, John B., Deputy Underand
Development
Establishment,
B.
Melvill
Jones,
C.B.E.,
A.F.C.,
F.R.S.,
Secretary of State, Air Ministry;
Min. of Supply; Reddell, A E..
Professor of Aeronautical Engineering, CamRootes, William E., Chairman of the
Director, Vickers-Armstrongs, Ltd. ;
bridge UniversityA Knight Bachelor.
Supply Council, Min. of Supply.

CROM the list of New Year Honours conferred by


* His Majesty the King we quote the following:

Sir Charles Craven, Controller of the


Ministry of Aircraft Production and
chairman of VickersA Baronet.

A. H. R. Fedden, M.B.E., D.Sc,


A.F.R.Ae.S., chief engineer, Bristol
engine divisionA Knight Bachelor.

Mr. W. E. Rootes, chairman of the


Supply Council, Ministry of Supply

KB.E.