RAF 166 Squadron

Crew Photographs - Missing or Lost

Lancaster Mk III  ND579  AS-N

Plt. Off. James William Reilly & Crew

missing 21st May 1944

tasking Duisburg, Germany

claimed by Hptm Martin Drewes, III./HJG1

A Caile and crew

photograph courtesy  Philip Pochailo
L to R Rear

F/O Philip Pochailo  RCAF  J/27129 - Air Bomber  - evaded capture

P/O James William Reilly  RAF  170273 - Pilot - survived became POW

Sgt Terance John Meehan  RAF  1335005 - Wireless Operator 

F/Sgt Leonard Charles Clutterbuck  RAF  1319227 - Navigator 

L to R Front

Sgt Arthur Frederick Patmore  RAF  1585454 - Rear Gunner 

Sgt David Dickson  RAF  1823811 - Flight Engineer 

Sgt William Black Rankin  RAF  1795202 - Mid Upper Gunner 

Sorties »   Posted in 5 May 1944 Notes:
6 May 1944 ND651  AS-G Aubigne Plt Off J W Reilly 2nd Pilot
with Plt Off G D Jones and crew
7 May 1944 ME746  AS-C Cross Country  
19 May 1944 LM521  AS-F Orléans  
21 May 1944 ND579  AS-N Duisburg missing nothing heard after take-off