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Lancaster W4327

Aircraft Model:Avro Lancaster Mk. I
Manufacturer:A.V. Roe (Manchester)
Identities:W4327
Units:No. 460 Squadron, RAAF

Timeline

30 March 1943Aircraft was shot down by a night-fighter from III/NJG1 during an operation to Berlin, crashing at Kloosterhaar, 10 km SSE of Hardenberg, Holland.
Pilot: F/Lt KENNETH HUGH GRENFELL, RAAF 403735 (Killed)
Flight Engineer: Sgt GEORGE EDWARD LEWIS, RAFVR 573570 (Killed)
Navigator: P/O STEPHEN FALCON SCOTT McCULLAGH, RAAF 403754 (Killed)
Bomb Aimer: Sgt RONALD CORDINGLEY, RAFVR 1008290 (Killed)
Wireless Operator: F/Sgt PHILLIP WESLEY DUNN, RAAF 411010 (Killed)
Air Gunner: F/Sgt ROBERT LINCOLN POTTER, RAAF 406680 (Killed)
Air Gunner: Sgt SIDNEY GEORGE WEBB, RAFVR 955673 (Killed)

References

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

Dunn, P. 2015 Lancaster W4327 Shot down by a German Night Fighter on the evening of 29/30 March 1943. Australia @ War. Retrieved 19 April 2018 from <https://www.ozatwar.com/460sqdn/w4327.htm>.

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

Record updated on 19 April 2018.


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