Table 5.

Establishment of 42nd Geological Section, South African Engineer Corps, as at 21 September 1943

1MajorGeologist
2CaptainsGeologists
1CaptainGeophysicist
1LieutenantPhysicist
1Warrant Officer Class 2Laboratory Technician Geological
4Staff SergeantsLaboratory Technicians Geological
3SergeantsLaboratory Technicians Geological
2CorporalsLaboratory Technicians Geological
1CorporalElectrician
1CorporalClerk
1Lance-CorporalClerk
1CorporalSurveyor's Mate
1Lance-CorporalSurveyor's Mate
10SappersSurveyor's Mates
1CorporalMotor Mechanic
3SappersMotor Mechanics
3SappersFitter's Mates
1Lance-CorporalCook
  • Note: Data from handwritten memorandum in J.V. Stephens' files at the Royal Engineers Museum and Library, Chatham: within accession number 14241.