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Lancaster W4817

Aircraft Model:Avro Lancaster Mk. I
Manufacturer:Metropolitan-Vickers Limited
Identities:W4817
Units:No. 460 Squadron, RAAF

Timeline

27 January 1943Aircraft crashed at Viersen-Ummer during an operation to Düsseldorf.
Pilot: F/Sgt RAYMOND ARTHUR BRITTINGHAM, RAAF 403160 (Killed)
Crew: Sgt THOMAS HENRY WILLIAMS, RAAF 6946 (Killed)
Crew: Sgt WILLIAM MERVYN JAMES MATCHETT, RAAF 403396 (Killed)
Crew: Sgt NORMAN HENRY SIMPSON, RAAF 401053 (Killed)
Crew: F/Sgt ROBERT JAMES ROGERS, RAFVR 1183329 (Killed)
Crew: Sgt IAN GEORGE BRODIE, RAAF 401739 (Killed)
Crew: F/Sgt JOHN KENNETH SWAIN, RAAF 407994 (Killed)

References

Chorley, W.R. 2007 Royal Air Force Bomber Command Losses of the Second World War - Volume 4: 1943. Hinckley: Midland Publishing.

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

Record updated on 15 April 2018.


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