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Lancaster W4942

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


17 April 1943Aircraft crashed at Worms-Horchheim during an operation to Plzen.
Pilot: Sgt JOHN NORMAN WILLIAMS, RAAF 416135 (Killed)
Crew: Sgt JOHN COURTNEY BELL, RAAF 205848 (Killed)
Crew: Sgt EDWIN ROBERT KING, RAAF 411335 (Killed)
Crew: Sgt EDWIN CYRIL EBBOTT, RAAF 409034 (Killed)
Crew: Sgt LESLIE CHARLES SMITH, RAFVR 1271374 (Killed)
Crew: Sgt EDWARD JOHN ABLEWHITE, RAFVR 1433368 (Killed)
Crew: Sgt ALFRED WILLIAM CLARK, RAFVR 1387144 (Killed)


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 18 April 2018.


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