Personal Number: 77228 Rank: Flying Officer Name: Raymond Claud Stafford ALLEN Unit: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve London Gazette : 6 February 1940 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/34786/page/721/data.pdf ROYAL AIR FORCE RESERVE. ADMINISTRATIVE ANDSPECIAL DUTIES BRANCH The undermentioned are granted commis- sions for the duration of hostilities as Pilot Officers on probation on the dates stated:— 10th Jan. 1940. Raymond Claude Stafford ALLEN (77228) London Gazette : 14 February 1941 https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/35076/page/909/data.pdf ROYAL AIR FORCE RESERVE. Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. The undermentioned Pilot Officers on probation are confirmed in their appointments and promoted to the war substantive rank of Flying Officer:— 10th Jan. 1941. Raymond Claude Stafford ALLEN (77228).