RAF 166 Squadron

Crew Photographs - Missing or Lost

Lancaster Mk I  AS-J  ME647

F/Lt James Anthony Sherry & Crew

Sherry and Crew

photograph courtesy "Duel in de wolken" by Ron Putz
missing - 31st December 1944

tasking Osterfeld, Germany

All buried: Nederweert War Cemetery, Holland


L to R


F/O Donald Howard Bennett  RCAF  J/37881 - Air Bomber 

Sgt John Cletus Daze  RCAF  R/82170 - Rear Gunner 

Sgt Kenneth Surman  RAF  1606202 - Wireless Operator 

Sgt Clarence Young  RCAF  R/204280 - Mid Upper Gunner 

F/O Michael Bernyk  RCAF  J/38740 - Navigator 

F/Lt James Anthony Sherry  RCAF  J/37006 - Pilot 

Sgt Alexander Martin  RAF  1365547 - Flight Engineer 

               
Sorties »   posted in 29th September 1944 Notes:       Notes:
               
7 Oct 1944 PB632  AS-L Emmrich   16 Nov 1944 PB632  AS-L Düren  
11 Oct 1944 ME647  AS-J Fort Frederick Hendrix mission abandoned in target area 18 Nov 1944 ME647  AS-J Wanne-Eickel  
14 Oct 1944 ND626  AS-O Duisburg   21 Nov 1944 " Aschaffenburg  
15 Oct 1944 ME647  AS-J Wilhelmshaven   27 Nov 1944 " Freiburg P/O J F Moore - 2nd Pilot
25 Oct 1944 W4994  AS-Z Essen   29 Nov 1944 " Dortmund  
28 Oct 1944 PD335  AS-K Cologne   3 Dec 1944 " Urft Dam mission abandoned in target area
30 Oct 1944 ME647  AS-J Cologne   12 Dec 1944 " Essen  
31 Oct 1944 " Cologne   15 Dec 1944 " Ludwigshafen F/Lt E A Pollock - 2nd Pilot
2 Nov 1944 " Düsseldorf   17 Dec 1944 " Ulm  
4 Nov 1944 " Bochum   24 Dec 1944 PB632  AS-L Cologne  
9 Nov 1944 " Wanne-Eickel   28 Dec 1944 ME647  AS-J Mönchan-Gladbach  
11 Nov 1944 " Dortmund   31 Dec 1944 " Osterfield missing nothing heard after take-off