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Halifax NR132

Aircraft Model:Handley Page Halifax Mk. III
Identities:NR132
Units:No. 466 Squadron, RAAF

Timeline

5 November 1944Aircraft was attacked by a night-fighter and exploded, crashing at Duren, during an operation to Bochum.
Pilot: P/O CHARLES NORMAN ROY DODGSON, RAAF 428517 (Prisoner of War)
Crew: Sgt FRANCIS CAFFREY, RAFVR 1892512 (Killed)
Crew: F/Sgt EDWARD MAXWELL RYDER, RAAF 436485 (Killed)
Bomb Aimer: F/Sgt HOWARD JEFFREY TOLHURST, RAAF 433279 (Killed)
Crew: W/O EVERED AUSTIN McCASKER, RAAF 425408 (Killed)
Crew: F/Sgt JOHN STIRLING McLAY, RAAF 434647 (Killed)
Crew: W/O ROBERT DOUGLAS STOPHER, RAAF 415695 (Killed)

References

Chorley, W.R. 2008 Royal Air Force Bomber Command Losses of the Second World War - Volume 5: 1944. Hersham: Midland Publishing.

Record updated on 8 January 2019.


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