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No 8 Squadron Commanding Officers

MajLEO CharltonDSO1 Jan 15
MajACH Maclean24 Aug 15
MajPHL Playfair12 Jan 16
MajEL Gossage24 Aug 16
MajTL Leigh-Mallory27 Nov 17
Sqn LdrDL AllenAFC18 Oct 20
Sqn LdrGH BowmanDSO, MC, DFC24 Feb 22
Sqn LdrF SowreyDSO, MC, AFC5 Feb 24
Sqn LdrWA McClaughryDSO, MC, DFC27 Oct 24
Sqn LdrGH BowmanDSO, MC, DFC1 Feb 28
Sqn LdrThe Hon RA CochraneAFC1 Feb 29
Sqn LdrJL VachellMC14 Nov 29
Sqn LdrRS SorleyDSC2 Jan 31
Sqn LdrHB RussellAFC13 Jan 33
Sqn LdrHSP WalmsleyMC, DFC9 Feb 35
Sqn LdrJFT BarrettDSO, DFC11 Mar 37
Sqn LdrRL Phillips20 Jan 39
Sqn LdrDS Bradford20 Sep 39
Wg CdrA Foord Kelsey6 Aug 41
Wg CdrTJ Hanlon11 Oct 41
Wg CdrRH Humphries20 Nov 41
Wg CdrDW ReidDFC10 Aug 42
Wg CdrMGL FosterAFC13 Jul 44
Wg CdrJM Milburn12 May 45
Wg CdrPE St E O'BrienDFC6 Sep 46
Sqn LdrFWM JensenDFC, AFC10 Feb 47
Sqn LdrA McK S SteedmanDFC11 Apr 49
Sqn LdrCRA ForsythDSO20 Oct 50
Sqn LdrJW StephensDFC1 Feb 52
Sqn LdrDB BrethertonDFC1 May 52
Sqn LdrAJ Houston3 Mar 54
Sqn LdrHD JohnsonDFC7 Mar 56
Sqn LdrCI BlythDFC, AFC1 Sep 56
Sqn LdrGP ElliottDec 57
Sqn LdrR KnightMar 59
Sqn LdrLA Jones17 Mar 61
Sqn LdrTS SymeDFC11 Apr 63
Sqn LdrDPJ Melaniphy1 Jun 65
Sqn LdrFA TrowernAFC20 May 67
Sqn LdrJ McVie26 Oct 68
Sqn LdrWIC Stoker21 Oct 70
Wg CdrGJE Moores1 Jan 71
Wg CdrJD Drysdale21 Dec 73
Wg CdrGJ Carter9 Apr 76
Wg CdrPFJ BurtonAFC1 Apr 78
Wg CdrWA Newman7 Jun 80
Wg CdrDHA GreenwayOBE24 May 82
Wg CdrMC Cooper15 Jun 84
Wg CdrDC Henken21 Nov 86
Wg CdrSJ Roncoroni26 May 89
Wg CdrCJ Booth1 May 90
Wg CdrRG Thompson1 Jul 91
Wg CdrJA Hall16 Jun 93
Wg CdrT Almond1 Feb 96
Wg CdrGW MacInnes13 Nov 98
Wg CdrDH Johnstone16 Jun 01
Wg CdrMA Jeffery07 Nov 03
Sqn LdrRP Mepham21 Dec 04
Wg CdrEAC Elliot16 May 05
Wg CdrAT Martin14 Jan 08
Wg CdrP Moss30 May 10
Wg CdrJ BeldonMBE3 Oct 12
Wg CdrS Kilvington6 Nov 14