|by Paul Holden, PRO|
21 January 2003
AIRCREW ASSOCIATION MEMBERS
ELECT NEW COMMITTEE
At their AGM held at Fairoaks Airport on the 21st January The Woking Branch elected a new Chairman to take over from the very successful three year term of Jimmy James.
Eric Smith GM was elected as the new Chairman. Laurie Taylor was elected Vice-Chair. The Secretary and Treasurer were re-elected to carry on their good work.
Entertainment member Alec Dunbar had done a brilliant job of organising speakers, siocial events and outings - but was now standing down. He was succeeded by a sub-committee of four members under Jimmy James.
The Branch President, Air Commodore Tom Bennett CBE, gave a fullsome vote of
thanks to the retiring Chairman for his exceptional leadership and stewardship
over the past three years.
Following the formal AGM a film show charted the build up towards the employment of night fighters during World War 2.