|Service||Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve|
|Fate||Died on Active Service|
|Awards with 158 Squadron|
|Awards with another Squadron|
|From Squadron||1663 HCU|
F/S Bland flew 18 ops with 158 Sqn. He was diagnosed with Acute Lymphatic Leukaemia in November 1944 and taken off operations. He died on 3 March 1945.