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Wellington LN641

Aircraft Model:Vickers Wellington Mk. X
Identities:LN641
Units:No. 37 Squadron, RAF

Timeline

24 February 1944Aircraft failed to return from a mission to bomb the Steyr Aircraft works in Austria.
Pilot: F/Sgt FRANCIS THOMAS LANGLEY, RAAF 421287 (Missing)
Navigator: Sgt MATTHEW ALAN HUTCHINSON, RAFVR 1545567 (Missing)
Wireless Operator: Sgt SAMUEL DESMOND JEAVONS, RAFVR 1579202 (Missing)
Bomb Aimer: F/O CHARLES SIDNEY DUNCAN, RAFVR 135624 (Missing)
Air Gunner: Sgt JAMES DUDLEY TOPPLE, RAFVR 1869070 (Missing)

References

National Archives of Australia [NAA] 1960, LANGLEY, Francis Thomas - (Flight Sergeant); Service Number - 421287; File type - Casualty - Repatriation; Aircraft - Wellington Mk10 LN641; Place - Austria; Date - 24 February 1944, A705, 166/24/393.

Record updated on 15 September 2017.


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