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ED561

Avro 683 Lancaster III

Built by:

Avro, Manchester

Contract:

B.69247/40

Works Order:

7671

HW

F

ED561

Delivered:

1943-02-04

Struck Off:

1943-07-18

Crashed

Fate:

Story
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Memorial:

Served with 100 Sqn. Crashed at St Oulph on its 23rd operation.

Last Flight Details (if lost)

Home Base:

Grimsby

Mission:

Turin

Squadron:

100

Role

Pilot

Flt Eng

Nav

Bomb Aimer

WOp/AG

Air Gunner

Air Gunner

Rank

F/S

Sgt

Sgt

F/O

P/O

Sgt

W/O

Service No.

Name

Service

Fate

IBCC Link

Memorial

WR

GT

F

WE

FW

CH

Caldwell

Causer

Barnes

Leddiman

Holmes

Glover

JA

Firth

655402

RAFVR

Killed

1267471

RAFVR

Killed

1052254

RAFVR

Killed

128586

RAFVR

Killed

157280

RAFVR

Killed

1528101

RAFVR

Killed

R/97647

RCAF

Killed

Missions Flown
Serial
Date
Sqn
Code
Base
Mission
T/O
Land
ED561
1943-03-11
100
HW
F
Grimsby
Stuttgart
2002
0338
ED561
1943-03-12
100
HW
F
Grimsby
Essen
1934
2341
ED561
1943-03-28
100
HW
F
Grimsby
St Nazaire
1925
0050
ED561
1943-04-03
100
HW
F
Grimsby
Essen
2002
0025
ED561
1943-04-04
100
HW
F
Grimsby
Kiel
2010
0152
ED561
1943-04-08
100
HW
F
Grimsby
Duisburg
2132
0213
ED561
1943-04-10
100
HW
F
Grimsby
Frankfurt
2353
0553
ED561
1943-04-14
100
HW
F
Grimsby
Stuttgart
2146
2355
ED561
1943-04-16
100
HW
F
Grimsby
Pilsen
2117
0605
ED561
1943-04-26
100
HW
F
Grimsby
Duisburg
0047
0509
ED561
1943-04-30
100
HW
F
Grimsby
Essen
0006
0425
ED561
1943-05-04
100
HW
F
Grimsby
Dortmund
0008
0420
ED561
1943-05-13
100
HW
F
Grimsby
Bochum
2325
0508
ED561
1943-05-23
100
HW
F
Grimsby
Dortmund
2236
0346
ED561
1943-05-25
100
HW
F
Grimsby
Dusseldorf
2322
0323
ED561
1943-05-27
100
HW
F
Grimsby
Essen
2241
0310
ED561
1943-05-29
100
HW
F
Grimsby
Wuppertal
2241
0312
ED561
1943-06-25
100
HW
F
Grimsby
Gelsenkirchen
2348
0356
ED561
1943-06-28
100
HW
F
Grimsby
Cologne
2347
0415
ED561
1943-07-03
100
HW
F
Grimsby
Cologne
2320
0417
ED561
1943-07-08
100
HW
F
Grimsby
Cologne
2248
0406
ED561
1943-07-09
100
HW
F
Grimsby
Gelsenkirchen
2245
0441
ED561
1943-07-12
100
HW
F
Grimsby
Turin
2218
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