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RACKLEY, LIONEL NORMAN, DFC

Service:Royal Australian Air Force
Service Number:414828; O16231
Rank:Flying Officer
Date of Birth:27 March 1922
Place of Birth:Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Decorations:Distinguished Flying Cross

AWM: UK2375

Timeline

25 April 1944Lancaster ME717: Aircraft was damaged by a German night-fighter during a bombing mission to München and subsequently force landed on the island of Corsica.
22 June 1944Lancaster ME795: Aircraft was damaged by a German fighter during a bombing mission to Wesseling and subsequently abandoned near Henlow, Bedfordshire, after returning to British airspace.

External Links

World War 2 Nominal Roll
The London Gazette - Distinguished Flying Cross Announcement (13 October 1944)

Record updated on 20 March 2018.


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