Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T2886

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
15/16 Sep 43-Ladbergen
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
AVROLancasterIIIJB144KC-N617 SqdnRAF2358Coningsby
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
0330Attacked to low, hit trees; all crew but one powCrashed along Jansmansweg Den HamOverijssel
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Chorley W.R. 'Bomber Command Losses 1943'322CD ORB 617 Sqdn 1943-1945; "Van grasmat tot Fliegerhorst" p.305/306 for location and time; Archive H. Welting for crew data
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
PilotF/Lt.L.G.KnightDSO Mid401449RAAFDen Ham765
Flight engineerP/O.R.E.Grayston155194RAFSurvivedpow
NavigatorP/O.H.S.HobdayDFC119291RAFSurvivedevader, returned
Bomb aimerF/O.E.C.JohnsonDFC119126RAAFSurvivedevader
Wo agP/O.R.G.T.KellowDFM411453RAAFSurvivedevader, returned
Air gunnerF/Sgt.F.E.SutherlandR/108628RCAFSurvivedevader, returned
Air gunnerSgt.L.C.Woollard1332301RAFSurvivedevader
Air gunnerSgt.H.E.O'BrienR/142252RCAFSurvivedpow
Data on those who were killed from: www.CWGC.org www.Volksbund.de www.abmc.gov Design SGLO(V.1000104)
© Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945 / Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945 Last update August 2018
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