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Lancaster W4864

Aircraft Model:Avro Lancaster Mk. I
Manufacturer:Metropolitan-Vickers Limited
Identities:W4864
Units:No. 460 Squadron, RAAF

Timeline

3 March 1943Aircraft encountered bad weather and crashed approximately 1 mile W of Shawbury Airfield, Shropshire.
Pilot: Sgt EDGAR CLAUDE FULTON, RAAF 411890 (Killed)
Crew: Sgt THOMAS PATRICK GORE MILLEDY, RAFVR 1321984 (Killed)
Crew: Sgt RODERICK WATSON KERR, RAFVR 979213 (Killed)
Crew: F/Sgt EDWARD FRANCIS MURPHY, RAAF 401457 (Killed)
Crew: Sgt ROSS CLIVE GRAHAM, RAAF 411312 (Killed)
Crew: Sgt PETER FREDERICK BACON, RAFVR 1392379 (Killed)
Crew: Sgt RONALD OLDFIELD, RAFVR 1438969 (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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