RAF 166 Squadron



Individuals - 166 Squadron Photographs


Flt. Sgt. Douglas George White
RCAF R/53218
D G White

Rear Gunner
posted into unit 17 October 1944

died on active duty 2 November 1944
Other Crew Members

Flg. Off. Warren Craydon Martin  DFC  RCAF J/26467 - Pilot

Plt. Off. Rowland Berryman Parker  RAF  183745 - Flight Engineer

Flg. Off. Gordon Francis Butterwick  RCAF  J/36276 - Air Bomber

Flt. Sgt. W. J. Paris  RCAF  R/184198 - Navigator

Flt. Sgt. Brian Aloysius Waterford  RAAF  424896 - Wireless Operator

Flt. Sgt. George White  RCAF  R/219887 - Mid Upper Gunner

       
Sorties »   posted in 17 October 1944 Notes:
       
19 Oct 1944 LM6876  AS-N Stuttgart  
23 Oct 1944 ND506  AS-F Essen  
31 Oct 1944 " Cologne  
2 Nov 1944 " Düsseldorf R/G Flt Sgt D G White fatally wounded
       


Flg. Off. Gerald William Fitzgerald
G W Fitzgerald


Flg. Off. Gerald William Fitzgerald

RCAF  J/14775

Navigator


photograph courtesy  David R. Edgerton
Wellington Mk X  HE464  AS-W

Lost: 2 August 1943

Tasking - Hamburg, Germany
Other Crew Members

Sgt. Harold Nash  RAF  1319053 - Pilot

Sgt. Vincent Francis Fernando  RAF  1399826 - Air Bomber

Sgt. Ronald James Perrin  RAF  1295070 - Wireless Operator

Sgt. John Cowan  RAF  1361185 - Rear Gunner
       
Sorties »   Posted in June 1943 Notes:
       
8 Jul 1943 HF455  AS-V minelaying off Lorient  
18 Jul 1943 " minelaying off Lorient  
24 Jul 1943 HE479  AS-X Hamburg  
25 Jul 1943 " Essen  
27 Jul 1943 " Hamburg  
29 Jul 1943 HE464  AS-W Frankfurt  
2 Aug 1943 " Hamburg missing nothing heard after take-off
       


Sgt. Joseph Walter Edgar ★ W/O. John Duncan Fiddes
J D Fiddes

Sgt. John Duncan Fiddes

RCAF R/106742

Navigator

J W Edgar

Sgt. Joseph Walter Edgar

RCAF R/158375

Air Bomber

Other Crew Members

Plt. Off. David Reid Tait  RAF  172306 - Pilot

Sgt. Harry Harbron  RAF  1591194 - Flight Engineer

Sgt. Leonard Kirkham  RAF  1117305 - Wireless Operator

Sgt. Benjamin Cohen  RAF  1523141 - Mid Upper Gunner

Sgt. John Templeton  RAF  1822885 - Rear Gunner
       
Sorties »   Posted in March 1944 Notes:
       
18 Apr 1944 LM529  AS-I Rouen (Marshalling Yards)  
20 Apr 1944 " Cologne  
22 Apr 1944 " Düsseldorf  
24 Apr 1944 " Karlsruhe missing nothing heard after take-off
       


W/O. Frank Edmondson DFC
RAF 1029157
F Edmondson

Mid Upper Gunner

photograph courtesy Pete Edmondson
Posted to Squadron 30th January 1944
Other Crew Members

Flt Sgt. Arthur James Owen  RAF 649951 - Pilot

Sgt. Derek Charles Hawkins  DFM  RAF  1806337 - Flight Engineer

Flg. Off. Reginald George Conrad  DFC  RCAF  J/25511 - Air Bomber

Flt. Sgt. Charles Douglas Burrows  DFM  RCAF  R/160639 - Navigator

Sgt. Tredeihnis Edward Curran  DFM  RAF  1459131 - Wireless Operator

Sgt. Thomas Lothian Raeburn  DFM  RAF  1371310 - Rear Gunner
               
Sorties »   Posted in 30 Jan 1944 Notes:       Notes:
               
15 Feb 1944 ED731  AS-T Berlin Sgt. T. C. Connelly  MUG
30 Apr 1944 ND614  AS-A Maintenon  
19 Feb 1944 W4376  AS-S2 Leipzig   1 May 1944 " Lyons  
24/25 Feb 1944 ED731  AS-T Schweinfurt   9 May 1944 LL950  AS-B Mardyck  
15/16 Mar 1944 ME627  AS-Z Stuttgart   11 May 1944 ND614  AS-A Hasselt  
18 Mar 1944 " Frankfurt   12 May 1944 " minelaying - Keil  
22 Mar 1944 ND707  AS-W Frankfurt   19 May 1944 " Orleans  
24 Mar 1944 ME627  AS-Z Berlin Sgt J R Woolf - W/Op 21 May 1944 " Duisburg  
26 Mar 1944 ND707  AS-W Essen Sgt A C Trotter - W/Op 22 May 1944 " Dortmund  
11 Apr 1944 LL903  AS-V Aachen   3 Jun 1944 " Boulogne  
18 Apr 1944 ND614  AS-A Rouen   5 Jun 1944 " Cherbourg Plt Off E J Welshman - 2nd Pilot
20 Apr 1944 " Cologne   6 Jun 1944 ND621  AS-U Achères Flg Off H S Schwass - 2nd Pilot
22 Apr 1944 " Düsseldorf   10 Jun 1944 ND 614  AS-A Achères  
24 Apr 1944 " Karlsruhe   12 Jun 1944 " Gelsenkirchen  
26 Apr 1944 " Essen   14 Jun 1944 " Le Havre "
27 Apr 1944 " Friedrichshafen   17 Jun 1944 " Aulnoye(Railway Bridge) mission abandoned over target
               


Plt. Off. Geoffrey John Reader Clark
RAF 172551
G J R Clark

Geoffrey John Reader Clark

Pilot


photograph courtesy  Marcel van der Wielen
Other Crew Members

Sgt. Kenneth Slater  RAF  1891797 - Flight Engineer  - survived became POW

Sgt. M. B. Brackley  RAF  1603292 - Air Bomber  - survived became POW

Flt. Sgt. P. R. A. Pool  RAF  1317794 - Navigator  - survived became POW

Sgt. Raymond James Bond  RAF  1411265 - Wireless Operator

Sgt. Herbert Stanley Douglas Tullett  RAF  1711838 - Mid Upper Gunner

Sgt. Leonard George Smith  RAF  1808582 - Rear Gunner
       
Sorties »   Posted in 24th April 1944 Notes:
9 May 1944 ME748  AS-S Mardyck  
11 May 1944 ME748  AS-S Hasselt missing nothing heard after take-off
       


Flg. Off. Richard Edward George Waite ★ Sgt. H. M. Urquhart ★ Flt. Sgt. William Harold Westley ★ Sgt. John Thomas Bayliss


Sgt. Terrence Joseph Murphy ★ Sgt. Kenneth Murdo Macauley ★ Sgt. V. O. Gillingham
R E G Waite

Flg. Off. Richard Edward George Waite

Pilot

RAF  125844
H M Urquhart

Sgt. H. M. Urquhart

Wireless Operator

RAF  1344660
W H Westley

Flt. Sgt. William Harold Westley

Navigator

RAF  1323202
J T Bayliss

Sgt. John Thomas Bayliss

Mid Upper Gunner

RAF  1817277
T J Murphy

Sgt. Terrence Joseph Murphy

Flight Engineer

RAF  1622657
K M Macauley

Sgt. Kenneth Murdo Macauley

Air Bomber

RAF  1550842
V O Gillingham

Sgt. V. O. Gillingham

Rear Gunner

RAF  613434
Posted to Squadron 17th January 1944

photographs courtesy  Mark Simpson
       
Sorties »   Posted in 17 Oct 1944 Notes:
       
27 January 1944 W4994  AS-S Berlin  
30 January 1944 W4994  AS-S Berlin  
15 February 1944 W4994  AS-S Berlin Sgt K L Pile F/E
20/21 February 1944 ND401  AS-D Stuttgart "
24/25 February 1944 " Augsburg Sgt S L Cole F/E
11 May 1944 ME748  AS-S Hasselt missing nothing heard after take-off
       


Flt. Sgt. James Henry Catlin DFC
RAF 168836
J H Catlin

Pilot
Other Crew Members

Sgt. Barry Colin Wright  CGM  RAF  1627924 - Flight Engineer

Sgt. Frederick Charles Sim  DFC  RCAF  J/19612 - Air Bomber

Sgt. Thomas Paul Hall  DFM  RAF  1226285 - Navigator

Sgt. Anthony William Pragnell  DFC  RAF  171300 - Wireless Operator

Sgt. Thomas Powers  DFM  RAF  1583375 - Mid Upper Gunner

Sgt. William Birch  DFM  RAF  2206989 - Rear Gunner
               
Sorties »   Posted in 21st Sept 1943 Notes:       Notes:
               
22 Sep 1943 EE196  AS-Z Hannover Sgt. T. C. Connelly  MUG
3 Dec 1943 LM382  AS-Q Leipsig  
23 Sep 1943 " Mannheim   16 Dec 1943 " Berlin Flt. Sgt F C Sim returns to crew
27 Sep 1943 " Hannover   23 Dec 1943 " Berlin  
1 Oct 1943 W4376  AS-S2 Hagen   5 Jan 1944 " Stettin  
2 Oct 1943 DV247  AS-F Munich   15 Jan 1944 JB142  AS-P Brunswick  
4 Oct 1943 ED905  AS-X Ludwigshaven mission abandoned 20 Jan 1944 JB649  AS-O Berlin  
18 Oct 1943 EE196  AS-Z Hannover   21 Jan 1944 " Magdeburg  
22 Oct 1943 JB196  AS-P Kassel   27 Jan 1944 DV220  AS-J Berlin  
23 Nov 1943 LM382  AS-Q Berlin Sgt L C Pillinger - A/B 30 Jan 1944 ND401  AS-D Berlin  
26 Nov 1943 " Berlin Sgt Barber - A/B 15 Feb 1944 LM382  AS-Q Berlin  
2 Dec 1943 " Berlin Sgt I F Carney - A/B 19 Feb 1944 " Leipsig crashed on return at Manston - all crew injured
               


Flg. Off. William Leslie Anderson ★ Flg. Off. Henry Walderman Lehti DFC
W L Anderson

Flg. Off. William Leslie Anderson

RAF 1824276

Flight Engineer


H W Lehti

Flg. Off. Henry Walderman Lehti DFC

RCAF J/23735

Air Bomber


photographs courtesy  Ian McIlwaine
Posted to Squadron 18th May 1944
Other Crew Members

Flt. Off. Laurence Gibson Holmes  DFC  RAF  137194 - Pilot

Flg. Off. Kenneth Laurence Fox  DFC  RAF  152941 - Navigator

Sgt. G. Roden  RAF  1563991 - Wireless Operator

Plt. Off. Joseph Ivan Pelletier  DFC  RCAF  J/36415 - Mid Upper Gunner

Flg. Off. L. J. Isaacson  RCAF  J/14555 - Rear Gunner
               
Sorties »   Posted in 18 May 1944 Notes:       Notes:
               
6 Jun 1944 LL896  AS-R Achères bombs jettisoned
5 Jul 1944 ME835  AS-T Dijon  
7 Jun 1944 W4994  AS-S Versailles   7 Jul 1944 " Caen  
10 Jun 1944 ME835  AS-T Achères   20 Jul 1944 " Wizrnes Flg Off A Scott - 2nd Pilot
12 Jun 1944 " Gelsenkirchen   23 Jul 1944 " Stuttgart  
14 Jun 1944 " Le Havre   25 Jul 1944 " Stuttgart  
16 Jun 1944 " Sterkrade/Holten   30 Jul 1944 " Cahagnes  
22 Jun 1944 " Mimoyecques   2 Aug 1944 " Le Havre  
23 Jun 1944 " Saintes   4 Aug 1944 " Paullac  
24 Jun 1944 ND621  AS-U Flers   7 Aug 1944 " Fontenay le Marmion  
28 Jun 1944 ME835  AS-T Chateau Bernapre   11 Aug 1944 " Duval  
29 Jun 1944 " Domleger   12 Aug 1944 " Brunswick  
30 Jun 1944 " Oisemont   14 Aug 1944 " minelaying - Girande Estuary  
2 Jul 1944 " Domleger   16 Aug 1944 " minelaying - Stettin Bay  
4 Jul 1944 " Orleans   25 Aug 1944 " Rüsselsheim  
        29 Aug 1944 " Stettin tour completed
               


Flg. Off. Mervyn David Greene
RCAF J/37198
M D Greene

Navigator

photograph courtesy Dave Greene


Other Crew Members

Plt. Off. Robert Darroch Ritchie  RAF  56221 - Pilot

Sgt. F. O. Mulcaster  RAF  3040299 - Flight Engineer

Flg. Off. J. E. Walker  RCAF  J/38247 - Air Bomber

Sgt. S. D. Badcock  RAF  1818044 - Wireless Operator

Sgt. J. E. Anderson  RCAF  R/266386 - Mid Upper Gunner

Sgt. L. E. Dunlop  RCAF  R/262529 - Rear Gunner
               
Sorties »   Posted in 9th Nov 1944 Notes:       Notes:
               
17 Dec 1944 ME746  AS-R2 Ulm   23 Feb 1945 NG115  AS-U Pforzheim  
22 Dec 1944 PD310  AS-R Coblenz   7 Mar 1945 " Dessau  
28 Dec 1944 " Mönchan-Gladbach   8 Mar 1945 " Kassel  
29 Dec 1944 NG115  AS-U Scholven/Buer   11 Mar 1945 " Essen  
5 Jan 1945 " Hannover   12 Mar 1945 " Dortmund  
8 Jan 1945 NG114  AS-S Munich Flg Off E S Chambers - A/B 15 Mar 1945 " Misburg  
14 Jan 1945 NG115  AS-U Merseburg-Leuna   16 Mar 1945 " Nuremburg  
16 Jan 1945 " Zeitz/Troglitz   18 Mar 1945 " Hanau  
1 Feb 1945 " Ludwigshaven   21 Mar 1945 " Bremen Sgt D J Styles - F/E
2 Feb 1945 " Wiesbaden   22 Mar 1945 PA236  AS-W Hildesheim Flt Sgt. G G Roberts - 2nd Pilot
8 Feb 1945 " Politz   25 Mar 1945 PD335  AS-K Hannover  
13 Feb 1945 " Dresden   27 Mar 1945 NG115  AS-U Paderborne  
20 Feb 1945 " Dortmund   31 Mar 1945 " Hamburg  
21 Feb 1945 " Duisburg   14 Apr 1945 " Potsdam final sortie
               


Flt. Sgt. William Harold Pym ★ Sqdn. Ldr. Arthur Alan Cookson
W H Pym

Flt. Sgt. William Harold Pym

RCAF R/99568

Rear Gunner

photograph courtesy Canadian Virtual War Memorial
A A Cookson

Sqdn. Ldr. Arthur Alan Cookson

RAF 40894

Pilot

photograph courtesy David Cookson
Wellington Mk X  HF595  AS-Y

Lost: 2 August 1943

Tasking - Köln
Other Crew Members

Flt. Sgt. James Crichton Clark  DFM  RAF  1343392 - Navigator

Flt. Sgt. William Scarlett DFM  RAF  1027850 - Air Bomber

Plt. Off. Ronald Stanley Rich  RAF  139952 - Wireless Operator

       
Sorties »   Posted in 27 Jan 1943 Notes:
14 Feb 1943 BK299  AS-Q Cologne  
26 Feb 1943 BK304  AS-X Cologne Plt Off D H Morgan - 2nd Pilot
26 Mar 1943 HE631  AS-V Duisburg  
29 Mar 1943 " Bochem  
4 Apr 1943 HE234  AS-X Kiel  
26 Apr 1943 HZ410  AS-V Duisburg  
28 Apr 1943 " minelaying  
4 May 1943 " Dortmund Plt Off W Wahl - 2nd Pilot
11 Jun 1943 HF595  AS-Y Hamburg  
13 Jun 1943 " minelaying - Biscay ports  
22 Jun 1943 " Krefeld  
24 Jun 1943 " Wuppertal  
28 Jun 1943 " Cologne  
2 Jul 1943 " minelaying - Lorient area Flt Sgt J C Clark - Nav
3 Jul 1943 " Cologne Flt Sgt J C Clark - Nav
missing nothing heard after take-off
       


Flg. Off. Glyndyr James Lawrence
RCAF J/14351
G J Lawrence

Navigator
Wellington Mk X  HE810  AS-Y

Lost: 29 July 1943

Tasking - Hamburg
Other Crew Members

Plt. Off. Eric Gordon Birkbeck  RAF  50786 - Pilot

Flt. Lt. James Robert Brind  RAF  136327 - Air Bomber

Flg. Off. Alfred Ernest Bransgrove  RAF  120951 - Wireless Operator

Sgt. Harry Taylor Furniss  RAF  2206880 - Rear Gunner

       
Sorties »   first sortie 24th July 1943 Notes:
24 Jul 1943 HE810  AS-Y Hamburg Plt Off I R Lewis - A/B
25 Jul 1943 " Essen "
26 Jul 1943 HE631  AS-V Duisburg  
27 Jul 1943 " Hamburg "
29 Jul 1943 " Hamburg Flg Off G J Lawrence - Nav
missing nothing heard after take-off
       


Sgt. Kenneth Laurence Pile DFM
RAF 183091
K L Pile

Flight Engineer

photograph courtesy Mitcham News and Mercury - 6 Oct. 1944


Other Crew Members

Plt. Off. Roy Viggo Gordon Frandsen  DFC  RAF  175793 - Pilot

Plt. Off. Robert George Leevers  DFC/Bar  RAF  174399 - Air Bomber

Flt. Sgt. John William Latham  DFM  RAF  1473809 - Navigator

Flt. Sgt. Leonard Victor Randall DFM  RAF  1313275 - Wireless Operator

Flt. Sgt. Frank Reed DFM  RAF  1583328 - Mid Upper Gunner

Flt. Sgt. William Vernon Francis DFM  RAF  1818372 - Rear Gunner
               
Sorties »     Notes:       Notes:
               
26 Nov 1944 W4996  AS-C2 Berlin Sgt D A Abbott - F/E 24 Apr 1944 ND635  AS-M Karsruheim  
16 Dec 1943 ED327  ASB2 Berlin sortie abandoned - engine problem
Sgt. D A Abbott - F/E
26 Apr 1944 " Essen  
20 Dec 1943 W4996  AS-C2 Frankfurt Sgt D A Abbott - F/E 27 Aprr 1944 " Friedrichshafen  
24/25 Feb 1944 ED905  AS-X Schweinfurt Sgt K L Pile - new F/E 30 Apr 1944 " Maintenon  
22 Mar 1944 ND635  AS-M Frankfurt   11 May 1944 " Hasselt bombs brought back per M/C
24 Mar 1944 " Berlin   19 May 1944 " Orleans Flg Off W C Grant - 2nd Pilot
30 Mar 1944 ME647  AS-J Nuremburg   21 May 1944 " Duisburg Sgt P B Peck - A/B
10 Apr 1944 ND635  AS-M Aulnoye   24 May 1944 " Aachen  
18 Apr 1944 " Rouen   12 Jun 1944 " Gelsenkirchen  
22 Apr 1944 " Düsseldorf   14 Jun 1944 " Le Havre  
        16 Jun 1944 " Sterkrade/Holten  
               


Sgt. Leonard Earl Riggs
RCAF R/218495
L E Riggs

Rear Gunner

photograph courtesy OperationPictureMe


Other Crew Members

Flg. Off. Henry Burgoyne  GM  RAF  145766 - Pilot

Sgt. William Edmund Lane  RAF  1819493 - Flight Engineer

Sgt. Michael Leyland  RAF  1323200 - Air Bomber

Sgt. Joseph Henry Gilbert  RAF  1602863 - Navigator

W/O. Richard Verdun Weston  RCAF  R/99738 - Wireless Operator

Sgt. Thomas Fraser Stewart  RAF  1826779 - Mid Upper Gunner

               
Sorties »   Posted in Oct 3 1944  Notes:       Notes:
             
14 Oct 1944 ED716  AS-W Duisburg   18 Nov 1944 PD635  AS-G Wanne-Eickel  
15 Oct 1943 NG200  AS-V Wilhelmshaven   27 Nov 1944 " Freiburg  
19 Oct 1943 W4994  AS-R2 Stuttgart   29 Nov 1944 " Dortmund  
23 Oct 1944 ND707  AS-G Essen   3 Dec 1944 NG255  AS-I Urft Dam  
31 Oct 1944 " Cologne   12 Dec 1944 PB625  AS-G Essen  
2 Nov 1944 " Düsseldorf   15 Dec 1944 " Ludwigshaven  
4 Nov 1944 ND635  AS-M Bochum   17 Dec 1944 " Ulm  
9 Nov 1944 NG255  AS-I Wanne-Eickel   22 Dec 1944 " Coblenz P/O R H Chittim - 2nd Pilot
11 Nov 1944 PD235  AS-G Dortmund   29 Dec 1944 " Scholven/Buer  
16 Nov 1944 PD394  AS-B2 Düren   2 Jan 1945 " Nuremburg missing nothing heard after take-off
               


Sgt. Wilfred Dutton ★ Flt. Sgt. Francis Melvin Omoe ★ W/O. James Edward McClure
W Dutton

Sgt. Wilfred Dutton

RAF  1582673

Flight Engineer
F M Omoe

Flt. Sgt. Francis Melvin Omoe

RCAF  R/187451

Mid Upper gunner
J E McClure

W/O. James Edward McClure

RCAF  R/87203

Navigator

photograph courtesy Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Other Crew Members

Plt Off. Sidney Martin  RAF 176912 - Pilot

Flg Off. Alan Oswald Rodgers  RNZAF 428770 - 2nd Pilot

Flt. Sgt. Leonard George Wood  RAF  1338672 - Air Bomber

Flt. Sgt. Phillip Griffith Jones  RAF  1515485 - Wireless Operator

Flg. Off. William Glynn Llewellyn  RAF  103849 - Rear Gunner
               
Sorties »   posted in 22 Mar 1944 Notes:       Notes:
               
30 Mar 1944 LM386  AS-M Nuremburg Plt Off S Martin 2nd Pilot with
Plt Off R Powdrill and Crew
2 Jun 1944 ND621  AS-U Calais  
10 Apr 1944 LM386  AS-M Villenuve St. George cancelled 5 Jun 1944 " Cherboug  
11 Apr 1944 DV367  AS-T Aachen   7 Jun 1944 " Versailles  
18 Apr 1944 LM388  AS-W Rouen (marshalling yards)   12 Jun 1944 " Gelsenkirchen  
20 Apr 1944 ND806  AS-S Cologne   14 Jun 1944 " Le Havre  
22 Apr 1944 LM386  AS-V Düsseldorf   17 Jun 1944 " Aulnoye (railway bridge)  
24 Apr 1944 LL743  AS-U Karlsruhe   28 Jun 1944 " Chateau Bernapre  
26 Apr 1944 LM386  AS-V Essen   29 Jun 1944 " Domleger  
30 Apr 1944 " Maintenon   30 Jun 1944 " Oisemont  
9 May 1944 " Mardyck   2 Jul 1944 " Domleger  
11 May 1944 " Hasselt bombs brought back per M B 4 Jul 1944 " Orleans  
19 May 1944 LL743  AS-U Orleans   5 Jul 1944 " Dijon  
21 May 1944 ND621  AS-U Duisburg Flg Off R T Banville - 2nd Pilot 7 Jul 1944 " Caen  
22 May 1944 LL896  AS-R Dortmund Plt Off J W Strath - 2nd Pilot 12 Jul 1944 " Revigny Sur Ormain mission abandoned per M. B.
24 May 1944 ND621  AS-U Aachen   14 Jul 1944 " Revigny Sur Ormain missing nothing heard after take-off
27 May 1944 " Aachen          
               


Flt. Sgt. Frederick James McCahon ★ Sgt. Harvey George Carson
F J McCahon

Flt. Sgt. Frederick James McCahon

RCAF  R/2100088

Mid Upper Gunner


survived became POW
H G Carson

Sgt. Harvey George Carson

RCAF  R/164485

Navigator


Other Crew Members

Plt Off. Anthony Guy Samuel Watkins  RAF 174085 - Pilot

Sgt. Isadore Maurice Morganstein  RAF 1895616 - Flight Engineer

Sgt. David Murray Barr  RAF  1522161 - Air Bomber

Sgt. Andrew Priest Maitland  RAF  1801805 - Wireless Operator

Sgt. Frank William Walker  RCAF  R/214688 - Rear Gunner  - survived became POW
               
Sorties »   Posted in 26 Jul 1944 Notes:       Notes:
               
5 Aug 1944 ME746  AS-C Pauillac   31 Aug 1944 NF974  AS-R St. Roiquier  
7 Aug 1944 ED716  AS-W Fontenay le Marmion   3 Sep 1944 " Gilze Rijen  
15 Aug 1944 LM652  AS-R Leculot   5 Sep 1944 " Le Havre  
18 Aug 1944 ME835  AS-T Reime   6 Sep 1944 " Le Havre  
25 Aug 1944 W4994  AS-R2 Rüsselsheim   8 Sep 1944 " Le Havre  
26 Aug 1944 " Kiel   10 Sep 1944 " Le Havre  
29 Aug 1944 NF974  AS-R Stettin   12 Sep 1944 " Frankfurt missing nothing heard after take-off
               


W/O. Ramsey Stanners ★ Sgt. Royce Prankett ★ Flg. Off. E. J. C. Kryskow ★ Sgt. Ernest Hopcraft



Sgt. Thomas James Brewer ★ Sgt. Ainsley Charles George Merces ★ Sgt. Humphrey Watkins Hughes
R Stanners

W/O. Ramsay Stanners

RAF 1554370

Pilot


R Prankett

Sgt. Royce Prankett

RAF 1131229

Flight Engineer


E J C Kryskow

Sgt. E. J. C. Kryskow

RCAF J/22366

Air Bomber


R Prankett

Sgt. Ernest Hopcraft

RAF 1577726

Navigator


T J Brewer

Sgt. Thomas James Brewer

RCAF R/133415

Mid Upper Gunner


A C G Merces

Sgt. Ainsley Charles George Merces

RAF 1602737

Rear Gunner


A C G Merces

Sgt. Humphrey Watkin Hughes

RAF 1066930

Wireless Operator


               
Sorties »   1st Sortie with 166 Sqdn. 18 Oct 1943 Notes:       Notes:
               
18 Oct 1943 W4966  AS-C2 Hannover Sgt H W Hughes - W/Op
Sgt F Thrower - R/G (wounded)
29 Dec 1943 DV367  AS-K Berlin Flt Sgt C B Jeffery - W/Op
18 Nov 1943 DV220  AS-J Berlin Sgt R G Craddock - W/Op
Sgt A C G Merces - R/G
1 Jan 1944 " Berlin Sgt L Wright - W/Op
23 Nov 1943 LM386  AS-M Berlin Sgt R G Craddock - W/Op
Sgt C H Rusk - R/G
2 Jan 1944 " Berlin "
26 Nov 1943 LM388  AS-G Berlin Sgt D J Edwards - F/E 5 Jan 1944 " Stettin "
3 Dec 1943 W4994  AS-P2 Leipsig Sgt Tomlinson - F/E
Sgt J McLuskie - W/Op
Sgt A C G Morton - R/G
14 Jan 1944 " Brunswick Sgt H W Hughes - W/Op
23 Dec 1943 LM386  AS-M Berlin Sgt. J McLuskie - W/Op       posted to 156 Sqdn 19 Jan 1944
               


Flt. Sgt. Andrew Peter Uditsky ★ Flt. Sgt. John Theodore Macksimchuk ★ Flt. Sgt. Ernest Nixon Moore




Flt. Sgt. George Ernest Armstrong
A P Uditsky

Flt. Sgt. Andrew Peter Uditsky

RCAF  R/135043

Pilot
J T Macksimchuk

Flt. Sgt. John Theodore Macksimchuk

RCAF  R/110747

Navigator


E N Moore

Flt. Sgt. Ernest Nixon Moore

RCAF  R/138918

Air Bomber


G E Armstrong

Flt. Sgt. George Ernest Armstrong

RCAF  R/125223

Rear Gunner

photographs courtesy Canadian Virtual War Memorial


Other Crew Member


Sgt. Thomas Alexander Stuart Buchanan  RAF  1123751 - Wireless Operator

Wellington Mk X  HE923  AS-R

Lost: 4th May 1943

Tasking - Dortmund


(Only crews 1st sortie)

Flg. Off. Ernest William MacIntosh
E W MacIntosh

Flg. Off. Ernest William MacIntosh

RCAF  J/24922

Navigator

photograph courtesy Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Other Crew Members

Sqdn. Ldr. Ralph Henry Weston  RAF 37703 - Pilot

Sgt. James Robert Markland  RAF 1146271 - Flight Engineer

Flg. Off. Hector Joseph McEachern  RCAF  J/27407 - Air Bomber

Sgt. Joseph Ray Eaton  RAF  1670569 - Wireless Operator

Sgt. Norman Douglas Little  RAF  1233167 - Mid Upper Gunner

Sgt. Ronald William Boss  RAF  1352419 - Rear Gunner
               
Sorties »   posted in 8 April 1944 Notes:       Notes:
               
18 Apr 1944 ND678  AS-Q Rouen   6 Jun 1944 ND678  AS-Q Achères  
22 Apr 1944 " Düsseldorf   12 Jun 1944 " Gelsenkirchen  
26 Apr 1944 " Essen   14 Jun 1944 " Le Havre  
27 Apr 1944 " Friedrichshafen   16 Jun 1944 " Sterkrade/Holton  
9 May 1944 " Mardyck   17 Jun 1944 " Aulnoye  
11 May 1944 " Hasselt   28 Jun 1944 " Chateau Bernapre  
15 May 1944 " minelaying (Heligoland)   29 Jun 1944 " Domleger  
21 May 1944 " Duisburg   30 Jun 1944 " Oisemont  
24 May 1944 " Aachen   2 Jul 1944 " Domleger  
27 May 1944 " Aachen   5 Jul 1944 " Orleans  
2 Jun 1944 " Calais   7 Jul 1944 " Caen  
5 Jun 1944 " Cherbourg         missing nothing heard after take-off
               


W/O. John Malcolm McCallum
J M McCallum

W/O. John Malcolm McCallum

RCAF  R/106399

Navigator

photographs courtesy Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Lancaster Mk III  ND625  AS-S

Missing: 9 April 1944

Minelaying Danzig Bay
Other Crew Members

Flt. Sgt. Percy James Dunston  RAF  1411874 - Pilot

Sgt. Fred George Shields  RAF  1086114 - Flight Engineer

Sgt. Thomas Russell Dunlop  RAF  1559799 - Air Bomber

Sgt. Kenneth Clough  RAF  1483603 - Wireless Operator

Sgt. Henry Watkin Pound  RAF  1624676 - Mid Upper Gunner

Sgt. George Edward Dyckhoff  RAF  1172812 - Rear Gunner

       
Sorties »   posted in - 7th July 1944 Notes:
16 Mar 1944 ND625  AS-S Stuttgart  
19 Mar 1944 " Frankfurt  
22 Mar 1944 " Frankfurt  
24 Mar 1944 " Berlin  
26 Mar 1944 " Essen  
30 Mar 1944 " Nuremburg  
9 Apr 1944 " minelaying - Danzig Bay  
       


Flt. Sgt. Leslie Walter Mattin ★ Sgt. Charles Hurbert Rusk
L W Mattin

Flt. Sgt. Leslie Walter Mattin

RCAF  R/160410

Air Bomber

photographs courtesy Canadian Virtual War Memorial
C H Rusk

Sgt. Charles Hurbert Rusk

RCAF  R/173729

Rear Gunner
Lancaster Mk I  R5862  AS-N2

Missing - 20 January 1944

tasking Berlin
Other Crew Members

Flt. Sgt. Ronald Walter Sutton  RAF  1450551 - Pilot

Sgt. David James Edwards  RAF  1586160 - Flight Engineer

Sgt. John Cuthbert Barber  RAF  1434102 - Air Bomber

Flt. Sgt. Clarence Bruce Jeffery  RAAF  412449 - Wireless Operator

Sgt. Alexander Andrew Mansfield  RAF  1876425 - Mid Upper Gunner

       
Sorties »   1st sortie 2.12.1943 Notes:
22 Nov 1943 LM382  AS-Q Berlin Flt Sgt R W Sutton - 2nd Pilot with W/O W Patterson and crew
2 Dec 1943 R5552  AS-P2 Berlin  
3 Dec 1943 LM385  AS-N Leipzig Sgt L W Mattin - A/B
1 Jan 1944 R5862  AS-N2 Berlin "
5 Jan 1944   Stettin "
14 Jan 1944 R5862  AS-N2 Brunswick "
20 Jan 1944 " Berlin missing - nothing heard after take-off
       


W/O. Lawrence Ward Davies ★Flt. Sgt. Harold Edward Squibb ★ Flt. Sgt. Robert John Sinclair ★ Flt. Sgt. Donald Henry Culverson
L W Davies

W/O. Lawrence Ward Davies

RCAF  R/159100

Pilot
H E Squibb

Flt. Sgt. Harold Edward Squibb

RCAF  R/225100

Air Bomber
R J Sinclair

Flt. Sgt. Robert John Sinclair

RCAF  R/219179

Mid Upper Gunner
D H Culverson

Flt. Sgt. Donald Henry Culverson

RCAF  R/217185

Rear Gunner
Other Crew Members

Sgt. Harold Edward Arbon  RAF 1852354 - Flight Engineer

Flg. Off. William Reginald Smith  RCAF  J/27574 - Navigator

Sgt. Harry Bodger  RAF  1670569 - Wireless Operator

photographs courtesy Canadian Virtual War Memorial
               
Sorties »   1st sortie 14 July 1944 Notes:       Notes:
               
14 Jul 1944 JB297  AS-B2 Revigny Sur Ornain sortie abandoned per Master Bomber 2 Aug 1944 JB297  AS-B2 Le Havre  
18 Jul 1944 ND634  AS-U Scholven   4 Aug 1944 LM176  AS-X Pauillac  
20 Jul 1944 ND635  AS-S Wizernes   5 Aug 1944 LM652  AS-R Pauillac  
23 Jul 1944 NE170  AS-I Kiel   7 Aug 1944 LM 176  AS-X Fontenay Le Marmion  
24 Jul 1944 LM386  AS-V Stuttgart   10 Aug 1944 PD239  AS-Z Dugny  
28 Jul 1944 ND635  AS-S Stuttgart   11 Aug 1944 " Duval  
30 Jul 1944 ME748  AS-Q Cahagnes   12 Aug 1944 PD226  AS-U Brunswick  
31 Jul 1944 LM289  AS-Y Duisburg         missing - nothing heard after take-off
               


Flt. Sgt. Jack Kyle Scott
J K Scott

Flt. Sgt. Jack Kyle Scott

RCAF  R/210098

Mid Upper Gunner 

survived became POW

photograph courtesy Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Other Crew Members

Flt. Sgt. Richard William Miller  RCAF R/225010 - Pilot  - survived became POW

Sgt. William Alfred Adams  RAF 1391532 - Flight Engineer

Flg. Off. Leslie William Harding  RAF  143293 - Air Bomber

Flg. Off. Edwin Alfred Frederick Hall  RAF  151160 - Navigator

Sgt. A. H. MacDonald  RAF  1604307 - Wireless Operator  - survived became POW

Sgt. C. A. Pike  RCAF  R/210344 - Rear Gunner
               
Sorties »   posted in 24th June 1944 Notes:       Notes:
               
5 Jul 1944 LM586  AS-E Dijon   5 Aug 1944 ME829  AS-G Pauillac  
14 Jul 1944 NE113  AS-H Revigny Sur Ornain   7 Aug 1944 " Fontenay Le Marmion  
16 Jul 1944 ND857  AS-P Sannerville   10 Aug 1944 " Dugny  
18 Jul 1944 ME829  AS-G Scholven/Buer   12 Aug 1944 " Bordeaux  
20 Jul 1944 ME812  AS-F Wizernes   14 Aug 1944 PB242  AS-E Fortiane Le Pin  
23 Jul 1944 ME746  AS-C Kiel   15 Aug 1944 ME829  AS-G Leculot  
24 Jul 1944 " Stuttgart   16 Aug 1944 PB242  AS-E minelaying - Stettin Bay  
28 Jul 1944 NE170  AS-I Stuttgart   29 Aug 1944 ND707  AS-D minelaying - Stettin Bay  
30 Jul 1944 ND707  AS-D Cahagnes   5 Sep 1944 ME829  AS-G Le Havre  
31 Jul 1944 NE113  AS-H Le Havre   8 Sep 1944 " Le Havre  
2 Aug 1944 ND707  AS-D Le Havre   10 Sep 1944 " Le Havre  
3 Aug 1944 ME829  AS-G Trossy St. Maximin   20 Sep 1944 " Sangette W/O R W Watson - Nav
4 Aug 1944 NE170  AS-I Pauillac   23 Sep 1944 " Neuss missing nothing heard after take-off
              W/O R W Watson - POW
               


Sgt. Robert Emmett Kearney ★ Flt. Lt. David Walter Hill ★ Sgt. William Joseph Doherty


Sgt. Harold Allan Neil ★ Flg. Off. Sydney Alexander Tafler
H A Neal

Sgt. Harold Allan Neal

RCAF  R/202923

Air Bomber
S A Tafler

Flg. Off. Sydney Alexander Tafler

RCAF  J/40794

Navigator
R E Kearney

Sgt. Robert Emmett Kearney

RCAF  R/211186

Mid Upper Gunner
D W Hill

Flt. Lt. David Walter Hill

RCAF  J/38109

Pilot
W J Doherty

Sgt. William Joseph Doherty

RCAF  R/280274

Rear Gunner
Other Crew Members

Sgt. Edward Haines  RAF 3032082 - Flight Engineer

Sgt. Francis Harold James Harris  RAF  1851820 - Wireless Operator

photographs courtesy Canadian Virtual War Memorial
               
Sorties »   posted in 4th December 1944 Notes:       Notes:
               
28 Dec 1944 ND707  AS-E Mönchen-Gladbach   16 Jan 1945 ND707  AS-E Zeitz/Troglitz  
29 Dec 1944 " Scholven/Buer   22 Jan 1945 " Duisburg(Hanborn)  
31 Dec 1944 " Osterfeld   28 Jan 1945 PA179  AS-A Stuttgart  
2 Jan 1945 PB632  AS-L Nuremberg   1 Feb 1945 ND707  AS-E Ludwigshafen  
5 Jan 1945 " Hannover   14 Feb 1945 ME447  AS-E Chemnitz  
7 Jan 1945 NG183  AS-D Munich   20 Feb 1945 NG183  AS-D Dortmund  
14 Jan 1945 PB153  AS-O Leuna         missing nothing heard after take-off
               


Plt. Off. Ralph Hugh Chittim ★ Sgt. William Joseph Morgan
R H Chittim

Plt. Off. Ralph Hugh Chittim

RCAF  J/90196

Pilot

photograph courtesy Canadian Virtual War Memorial
W J Morgan

Sgt. William Joseph Morgan

RCAF  R/274063

Rear Gunner

photograph courtesy Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Lancaster Mk III  ND635  AS-M2

Missing - 2nd January 1945

tasking Nuremberg

this was their 1st sortie
Other Crew Members

Sgt. John Perry  RAF  1823741 - Flight Engineer

Flt. Sgt. George Henry Pearson  RAF  1577370 - Air Bomber

Sgt. Jack David Jules Lucien Tarlton  RAF  1571479 - Navigator

Sgt. G. A. Abrams  RAF  1165030 - Wireless Operator

Sgt. J. C. Lillis  RCAF  R/274063 - Mid Upper Gunner  - survived became POW


Flg. Off. Thomas Leo Whigham Teasdale ★ Flg. Off. Jack Barton Auld ★ Flt. Sgt. Fusi Eric Johnson ★ Sgt. Leonard Gordon Spear
T L W Teasdale

Flg. Off. Thomas Leo Whigham Teasdale

RCAF  J/23404

Pilot
J B Auld

Flg. Off. Jack Barton Auld

RCAF  J/24026

Air Bomber


survived became POW

photograph courtesy David Auld
F E Johnson

Flt. Sgt. Fusi Eric Johnson

RCAF  R/128478

Mid Upper Gunner
L G Spear

Sgt. Leonard Gordon Spear

RAF  1474290

Wireless Operator
Other Crew Members

Sgt. Walter Dawson  RAF 1616285 - Flight Engineer

Sgt. Desmond Edward Hunt  RAF  1609266 - Mid Upper Gunner

Flt. Sgt. John Skeel  RAF  1284038 - Rear Gunner

3 photographs courtesy Canadian Virtual War Memorial
       
Sorties »   posted in 23rd February 1944 Notes:
15 Mar 1944 ED731  AS-Q Stuttgart  
18 Mar 1944 " Frankfurt  
22 Mar 1944 " Frankfurt  
24 Mar 1944 " Berlin missing - nothing heard after take-off
       


Sgt. Cyril Vincent Galavan
C V Galavan

Sgt. Cyril Vincent Galavan

RCAF  J/18832

Rear Gunner

photograph courtesy Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Other Crew Members

W/O. Brian Bruce Davidson  RAF 1321868 - Pilot

Sgt. Leslie English  RAF 1001372 - Flight Engineer

Sgt. Lionel Frederick Comer  RAF  1395190 - Air Bomber

Sg. Harry Newman Jones  RAF  656183 - Navigator

Sgt. Laurence Geoffrey Earl Gee  RAF  1212477 - Wireless Operator

Sgt. Jack William Cummings  RAF  1334212 - Mid Upper Gunner
 
       
Sorties »   1st sortie 22.9.1943 Notes:
22 Sep 1943 ED904  AS-Y Hannover  
23 Sep 1943 " Mannheim  
29 Sep 1943 " Bochum missing - nothing heard after take-off
       


Flt. Sgt. George Albert Andrews ★ Sgt. Thomas Leo Connelly
G A Andrews

Flt. Sgt. George Albert Andrews

RCAF  R/153899

Navigator

photograph courtesy Canadian Virtual War Memorial
T L Connelly

Sgt. Thomas Leo Connelly

RCAF  R/189736

Mid Upper Gunner

photograph courtesy Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Lancaster Mk I  ME641  AS-A

Missing - 24/25th February 1944

tasking Schweinfurt

collided with 460 Sqdn aircraft shortly after take-off

this was only their 2nd Sortie
Other Crew Members

Flt. Sgt. Alfred Henry Hullah  RAF  1438672 - Pilot

Sgt. James Oldfield  RAF  1506017 - Flight Engineer  - survived

Flg. Off. R. J. Barton  RCAF  J/25523 - Air Bomber  - survived

Sgt. Albert John Wolfe  RAF  1397330 - Wireless Operator

Flt. Sgt. W. Jones  RAF  1291788 - Mid Upper Gunner

Sgt. Thomas Leo Connelly  RCAF  R/189736 - Mid Upper Gunner

Connilly Mid Upper Gunner day of crash - KIA


Sgt. William Percy Martin  RAF  1602856 - Rear Gunner


Sgt. Clifford Theodore Johnson
C T Johnson


Sgt. Clifford Theodore Johnson

RCAF  R/277737

Rear Gunner


photograph courtesy  Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Lancaster MkI  PD365  AS-X

Lost: 2 August 1943

Tasking - Hildesheim, Germany
Other Crew Members

Flt. Sgt. Richard Ernest Moore  RAF  911578 - Pilot

Sgt. William Cumming  RAF  1881267 - Flight Engineer

Sgt. John Marrinan  RAF  1622221 - Air Bomber

Sgt. John Hanlon  RAF  1568462 - Navigator

W/O. Laurence Reed  RAF  1007113 - Wireless Operator

Sgt. Frank Hume  RAF  1881638 - Mid Upper Gunner
       
Sorties »   posted in 22nd January 1945 Notes:
       
20 Feb 1945 PA234  AS-M Dortmund  
1 Mar 1945 PA236  AS-W Mannheim  
2 Mar 1945 PB153  AS-J2 Cologne`  
5 Mar 1945 RF154  AS-B Chemnitz  
7 Mar 1945 ME499  AS-D Dessau  
8 Mar 1945 PB153  AS-J2 Kassel  
11 Mar 1945 NN707  AS-K2 Essen  
12 Mar 1945 " Dortmund  
13 Mar 1945 ND405  AS-C Erin Benzol Plant  
22 Mar 1945 PD365  AS-X Hildesheim missing nothing heard after take-off
       


Plt. Off Ronald Victor McDougall ★ Flt. Sgt. Frederick Lloyd Bulman
R V McDougall

Plt. Off. Ronald Victor McDougall

RCAF  J/85715

Pilot 

photograph courtesy Find A Grave
F L Bulman

Flt. Sgt. Frederick Lloyd Bulman

RCAF  R/154844

Navigator 

photograph courtesy Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Other Crew Members


Sgt. Terence Kirby  RAF 1811158 - Flight Engineer

Sgt. Maurice Frederick Fenton  RAF  1620104 - Air Bomber

Sgt. John Robinson  RAF  1511210 - Wireless Operator

Sgt. Ronald William French  RAF  1892504 - Mid Upper Gunner

Flt. Sgt. Walter Percy Mead  RAF  1398775 - Rear Gunner
       
Sorties »   posted in 29th March 1944 Notes:
       
18 Apr 1944 ND806  AS-S Rouen  
22 Apr 1944 " Düsseldorf  
      missing nothing heard after take-off
       


Flg. Off. Joseph Ross Eugene Brouillette ★ Flg. Off. Glenn Crawford Bellamy ★ Flg. Off. Alfred Alexander Picard


Plt. Off. James Lindsay
G C Bellamy

Flg. Off. Glenn Crawford Bellamy

RCAF  J/37834

Air Bomber
J R E Brouillette

Flg. Off. Joseph Ross Eugene Brouillette

RCAF  J/36348

Pilot
J Lindsay

Plt. Off. James Lindsay

RCAF  J/19994

Wireless Operator
A A Picard

Flg. Off. Alfred Alexander Picard

RCAF  J/37732

Navigator
Other Crew Members

Sgt. Arthur Scammell  RAF 1853075 - Flight Engineer

Sgt. William Greene  RCAF  R/224448 - Mid Upper Gunner

Sgt. Thomas Allanson  RAF  1590136 - Rear Gunner

photographs courtesy Canadian Virtual War Memorial
       
Sorties »   posted in 30th August 1944 Notes:
       
16 Sep 1944 LM176  AS-X Steenwijk-Havelte  
20 Sep 1944 NG114  AS-S Sangette  
23 Sep 1944 ED716  AS-W Neuss  
25 Sep 1944 LM716  AS-X Calais  
27 Sep 1944 PD310  AS-R Calais  
5 Oct 1944 NG115  AS-U Saarbrücken  
      posted to 153 Sqdn. 7 October 1944
       


Flt. Lt. Ross Powdrill ★ Sgt. Gordon Leonard Nordbye
R Powdrill

Flt. Lt. Ross Powdrill  DFM 

RCAF  J/19169

Pilot 

photograph courtesy Canadian Virtual War Memorial
G L Nordbye

Sgt. Gordon Leonard Nordbye  DFM 

RCAF  R/149600

Mid Upper Gunner 

photograph courtesy Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Other Crew Members


Sgt. Henry Evan Wade Simpson  DFM  RAF 1811158 - Flight Engineer

Flt. Sgt. Roderick Osborne  DFM  RAF  1577092 - Air Bomber

Flt. Sgt. Thomas William Hill  DFM  RAF  1040830 - Navigator

Flt. Sgt. Leslie Wright  DFM  RAF  1430225 - Wireless Operator

Flt. Sgt. Louis Michael Gabreil Baker  DFM  RAAF  1398775 - Rear Gunner
               
Sorties »   1st sortie 22nd November 1943 Notes:       Notes:
               
22 Nov 1943 JB639  AS-S Berlin Sgt L Mattin - A/B, Sgt P G Davys - Nav, Sgt H E Mills - R/G 30 Mar 1944 LM386  AS-N Nuremberg Sgt S Martin - 2nd Pilot
23 Nov 1943 LM388  AS-W Berlin " 20 Apr 1944 DV367  AS-T Cologne Sgt. G L Nordbye - MUG
20 Jan 1944 DV367  AS-T Berlin   22 Apr 1944 " Düsseldorf "
21 Jan 1944 " Magdeburg   24 Apr 1944 " Karlsruhe "
27 Jan 1944 " Berlin Flt Sgt J Manuel DFM - MUG 26 Apr 1944 " Essen "
28 Jan 1944 " Berlin " 27 Apr 1944 " Friedrichshafen "
30 Jan 1944 " Berlin " 1 May 1944 " Lyons "
19 Feb 1944 " Leipzig Sgt L Moran - MUG, Sgt A M Weir - R/G 3 May 1944 " Mailly "
21/22 Feb 1944 " Stuttgart P/O R E Squire - F/E, Sgt A W Gowland - MUG, Sgt A M Weir - R/G 6 May 1944 " Aubigne "
1 Mar 1944 " Stuttgart Sgt W Harris - R/G 9 May 1944 " Mardyck "
15/16 Mar 1944 " Stuttgart Sgt P Brown - MUG 19 May 1944 " Orleans "
18/19 Mar 1944 " Frankfurt Sgt G L Nordbye - MUG 22 May 1944 " Dortmund "
22 Mar 1944 " Frankfurt " 3 June 1944 " Boulogne "
        7 June 1944 " Versailles missing - nothing heard after take-off
               


Flt. Lt. Kenneth Graham Laverack
K G Laverack

Flt. Lt. Kenneth Graham Laverack 

RAF  43640

Pilot 

photograph courtesy Craig Turner
Other Crew Members


Flt. Sgt. S. W. Orr  RAF 1620516 - Flight Engineer  - survived became POW

Flt. Sgt. D. R. Lethbridge  RNZAF  4214447 - Air Bomber  - survived became POW

Flt. Sgt. E. C. Bott  RNZAF  1948 - Navigator  - survived became POW

Sgt. Kenneth Edward Hunt  RAF  1893291 - Wireless Operator

Sgt. S. L. Osborn  RAF  1899397 - Mid Upper Gunner  - survived became POW

Sgt. Thomas Gibson  RAF  1891436 - Rear Gunner
               
Sorties »   posted into unit 10th February 1945 Notes:       Notes:
               
1 Mar 1945 RF154  AS-B Mannheim   15 Mar 1945 ME521  AS-A Misburg  
2 Mar 1945 ND304  AS-A Cologne   21 Mar 1945 " Bremen  
7 Mar 1945 ND405  AS-C Dessau   22 Mar 1945 " Hildesheim "
11 Mar 1945 ND304  AS-A Essen   25 Mar 1945 " Hannover "
12 Mar 1945 " Dortmund         missing nothing heard after take-off
               


Sgt. Brian Francis Kerr
K G Laverack

Sgt. Brian Francis Kerr 

RAF  1143474

Navigator
Other Crew Members


Plt. Off. William Henry Etherton DFC  RAF  147212 - Pilot

Sgt. R. E. Franklyn  RAF  ?????? - Air Bomber

Plt. Off. Henry McGhie  RAF  129456 - Wireless Operator

Sgt. D. A. Collins  RAF  ?????? - Rear Gunner

               
Sorties »   posted into unit 27th January 1943 Notes:       Notes:
               
29 Jan 1943 BK361  AS-F Lorient   26 Apr 1943 HE742  AS-F Duisburg  
3 Feb 1943 " Hamburg Sgt A E E Graveley - W/Op 28 Apr 1943 " Gardening  
19 Feb 1943 X3888  AS-? Wilhelmshafen Kerr with Hadingham and crew 4 May 1943 " Dortmund Sgt R R Burton - Nav
28 Feb 1943 X3888  AS-? St. Nazaire Sgt W H MacDonald - A/B 21 May 1943 " Dortmund Sgt B F Kerr - Nav
3 Mar 1943 BK361  AS-F Hamburg " 29 May 1943 " Weppertal "
5 Mar 1943 " Essen Sgt J K Somers - W/Op 11 Jun 1943 " Dusseldorf "
12 Mar 1943 " Essen " 22 Jun 1943 " Krefeld "
16 Mar 1943 " Gardening Sgt A E E Gaveley - W/Op 24 Jun 1943 " Wuppertal "
3 Apr 1943 BK459  AS-? Gardening Sgt J K Somers - W/Op 8 Jul 1943 " minelaying "
6 Apr 1943 BK361  AS-F Gardening Sgt A E E Graveley - W/Op 13 Jul 1943 " Aachen "
10 Apr 1943 Z1726  AS-A Frankfurt " 27 Jul 1943 " Hamburg "
14 Apr 1943 HE699  AS-M Stuttgart " 29 Jul 1943 " Hamburg "
              tour completed 8.1943
               


Sgt. Gordon Thomas Topham
G T Topham


Sgt. Gordon Thomas Topham

RAF  3005086

Flight Engineer
Lancaster MkI  NG254  AS-A2

Tour Completed: March 1945
Other Crew Members

Flt. Lt. Ian George Nicklin  DFC  RNZAF  424503 - Pilot

Sgt. A. Witts  RAF  1397913 - Air Bomber

Flt. Sgt. Walter McEllister Leonard  DFC  RAAF  422277 - Navigator

Flt. Sgt. Allan William Kellaway  RAAF  422197 - Wireless Operator

Sgt. C. V. Cosby  RAF  1291707 - Mid Upper Gunner

Sgt. Frank Thomas Webb  RAF  2220788 - Rear Gunner
               
Sorties »   posted into unit 25th September 1944 Notes:       Notes:
               
7 Oct 1944 PD335  AS-K Emmerich   21 Dec 1944 NG255  AS-I minelaying  
19 Oct 1944 ND506  AS-F Stuttgart   28 Dec 1944 ND405  AS-C Mönchen-Gladbach  
25 Oct 1944 PD365  AS-E Essen   29 Dec 1944 NG254  AS-A2 Scholven-Buer  
28 Oct 1944 LM387  AS-N Cologne   2 Jan 1945 " Nuremberg  
30 Oct 1944 NG255  AS-I Cologne   5 Jan 1945 " Hannover  
31 Oct 1944 PD384  AS-H Cologne   6 Jan 1945 " Hannover  
2 Nov 1944 " Düsseldorf   22 Jan 1945 " Duisburg/Hamborn  
4 Nov 1944 " Bochum   1 Feb 1945 " Ludwigshafen  
6 Nov 1944 ND405  AS-C Gelsenkirchen   2 Feb 1945 " Wiesbaden "
9 Nov 1944 ME318  AS-F Wanne-Eickel   7 Feb 1945 " Kleve  
11 Nov 1944 " Dortmund   8 Feb 1945 " Politz  
16 Nov 1944 " Düren   14 Feb 1945 PA179  AS-A Chemnitz  
18 Nov 1944 " Wanne-Eickel   1 Mar 1945 NG254  AS-A2 Mannheim Plt Off J S Bell - 2nd Pilot
27 Nov 1944 " Freiburg   5 Mar 1945 " Chemnitz  
6 Dec 1944 PB635  AS-G Merseburg Leuna   7 Mar 1945 " Chemnitz  
12 Dec 1944 NG255  AS-I Essen   8 Mar 1945 " Kassel  
15 Dec 1944 NN763  AS-C2 Ludwigshafen   11 Mar 1945 " Essen  
17 Dec 1944 ND707  AS-E Ulm   12 Mar 1945 " Essen "
              tour completed