RAF 166 Squadron


Crew Photographs - Missing or Lost

Lancaster Mk I  AS-X  ME720

Plt. Off. Robert Burns Ridley & Crew

Ridley Crew
R L Clark


Sgt Ross Lewis Clark

RAF 1603824

Mid Upper Gunner

photograph courtesy

Mark Charmley/Michael Clark

A M Weir


Sgt Alan MaKay Weir

RAF 1567144

Rear Gunner

photograph courtesy

Michael Clark

R B Ridley


P/O Robert Burns Ridley

RCAF J/85631

Pilot

photograph courtesy

Mark Charmley/Michael Clark

L Cotton


Sgt Leslie Cotton

RAF 1575755

Wireless Operator

photograph courtesy

Michael Clark

Piggott and Phillips


photograph courtesy Piggott Family
L to R Back


Sgt Ross Lewis Clark  RAF  1603824 - Mid Upper Gunner 

Sgt John James Eaton  RAF  1608502 - Flight Engineer 


L to R Middle


P/O Robert Burns Ridley  RCAF  J/85631 - Pilot 

Sgt Leslie Cotton  RAF  1575755 - Wireless Operator 


L to R Front

F/O Albert C. Piggott  RCAF  J/23137 - Navigator  Survived - Interned Switzerland

F/O Roy E. A. Phillips  RCAF  R/176653 - Mid Upper Gunner  Survived - Interned Switzerland

Sgt Allan MacKay Weir  RAF  1567144 - Rear Gunner 

Flg. Off. Albert Piggott - L

Flg. Off. Roy Phillips - R

taken 1980

Crew burial Vevey St. Martins Cemetery, Switzerland

Photographs courtesy Mark Charmley/Michael Clark
Ridley Funeral 1 Ridley Funeral 2 Ridley Plaque