Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T2430

Day or Night of operationOperationTargetNickname
11/12 Jun 43BombingM√ľnster
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
AVROLancasterIIIED935GT-156 SqdnRAF2338Warboys
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
Crashed IJsselmeer nw of LemmerIJsselmeer
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Chorley W.R. 'Bomber Command Losses 1943'177Archive H. Welting for crew data
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
PilotF/Sgt.K.L.W.LayAUS408724RAAFRunnymede Memorial193
Second PilotF/O.J.A.CowleyDFM120216RAFAmsterdam69 C 20
Flight EngineerSgt.R.E.Ratcliff743397RAFRunnymede Memorial162
NavigatorF/O.R.M.BryantAUS411748RAAFAmsterdam69 C 19
Bomb AimerSgt.D.C.Bauman1320428RAFRunnymede Memorial142
Wireless Operator/ Air GunnerSgt.W.J.Drake1380012RAFLemmerC 8 235Body recovered from Ijsselmeer at 28 Jun 43
Mid Upper GunnerSgt.J.R.Curtis1483600RAFLemmerC 8 234Body recovered from Ijsselmeer at 28 Jun 43
Rear GunnerSgt.W.Forster1533997RAFRunnymede Memorial149
Data on those who were killed from: www.CWGC.org www.Volksbund.de www.abmc.gov Design SGLO(V.1000104)
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