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Lancaster W4787

Aircraft Model:Avro Lancaster Mk. I
Manufacturer:Metropolitan-Vickers Limited
Units:No. 103 Squadron, RAF


21 December 1942Aircraft crashed near Maubeuge, France, during an operation to München.
Pilot: F/Lt JOHN COLIN MCINTOSH ROSE, RAAF 401249 (Killed)
Crew: Sgt FRANK JOHN FISHER, RAF 577301 (Killed)
Crew: Sgt GORDON THOMAS HAWKINS, RAF 655684 (Killed)
Crew: Sgt PETER LAIRD DONALD, RAFVR 1219684 (Killed)
Crew: F/Sgt WILLIAM EDWARD RYAN, RAFVR 985591 (Killed)
Crew: Sgt EDWARD JACK SMITH, RAFVR 1213633 (Killed)
Crew: Sgt FREDERICK TRIMMER, RAFVR 1393247 (Killed)


Chorley, W.R. 2006 Royal Air Force Bomber Command Losses of the Second World War - Volume 3: 1942. Hinckley: Midland Publishing.

Robertson, B. 1979 British Military Aircraft Serials, 1911-1979. Cambridge: Patrick Stephens Ltd.

Record updated on 22 April 2018.


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