John Rogers (RAF officer)
|Sir John Rogers|
|Born||11 January 1928|
|Service/branch||Royal Air Force|
|Years of service||1950–86|
|Rank||Air Member for Supply and Organisation
Air Chief Marshal
|Commands held||RAF Coningsby|
|Awards||Knight Commander of the Order of the Bath
Commander of the Order of the British Empire
Educated at Brentwood School, Rogers joined the Royal Air Force in 1950. After commanding a fighter squadron he became Station Commander at RAF Coningsby in 1967 and then Deputy Commandant of the RAF College, Cranwell before becoming Director-General of Organisation in 1977. He went on to be Air Officer Commanding Training Units at Support Command in 1979, Air Member for Supply and Organisation in 1981 and Controller of Aircraft in 1983. He retired in 1986.
He married Elspeth Campbell; they have two sons and two daughters.
Sir Rex Roe
|Air Member for Supply and Organisation
Sir Michael Knight