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ED562

Avro 683 Lancaster III

Built by:

Avro, Manchester

Contract:

B.69247/40

Works Order:

7671

BQ

G

ED562

Delivered:

1943-02-03

Struck Off:

1944-07-28

Abandoned

Fate:

Story
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Memorial:

Served with 100 Sqn (on its 25th operation it swung on landing and the undercarriage collapsed, no injuries), 576 Sqn, 550 Sqn. Abandoned near Needham Market after running out of petrol.

Last Flight Details (if lost)

Home Base:

North Killingholme

Mission:

Revigny

Squadron:

550

Role

Pilot

Flt Eng

Nav

Bomb Aimer

WOp/AG

Air Gunner

Air Gunner

Rank

P/O

Sgt

Flt Sgt

Sgt

P/O

Sgt

Sgt

Service No.

Name

Service

Fate

IBCC Link

Memorial

J

KWC

R

AAA

J

AJ

Lord

Down

Sebaski

Vass

Elliott

Schomberg

PJ

Sculley

Safe

Safe

RCAF

Safe

RCAF

Safe

Safe

RAAF

Safe

Safe

Missions Flown
Serial
Date
Sqn
Code
Base
Mission
T/O
Land
ED562
1943-03-12
100
HW
N
Grimsby
Essen
1935
0003
ED562
1943-04-18
100
HW
N
Grimsby
Spezia
2106
0634
ED562
1943-04-26
100
HW
N
Grimsby
Duisburg
0049
0515
ED562
1943-04-28
100
HW
N
Grimsby
Gardening (Baltic)
2103
0411
ED562
1943-04-30
100
HW
N
Grimsby
Essen
0002
0454
ED562
1943-05-04
100
HW
N
Grimsby
Dortmund
2356
0356
ED562
1943-05-13
100
HW
N
Grimsby
Bochum
2329
0514
ED562
1943-05-23
100
HW
N
Grimsby
Dortmund
2232
0300
ED562
1943-05-25
100
HW
N
Grimsby
Dusseldorf
2344
0452
ED562
1943-05-27
100
HW
N
Grimsby
Essen
2305
0421
ED562
1943-06-11
100
HW
N
Grimsby
Dusseldorf
2229
0337
ED562
1943-06-12
100
HW
N
Grimsby
Bochum
2247
0326
ED562
1943-06-14
100
HW
N
Grimsby
Oberhausen
2244
0325
ED562
1943-06-16
100
HW
N
Grimsby
Cologne
2225
0254
ED562
1943-06-21
100
HW
N
Grimsby
Krefeld
2305
0317
ED562
1943-06-22
100
HW
N
Grimsby
Mulheim
2310
0305
ED562
1943-06-24
100
HW
N
Grimsby
Elberfeld
2246
0321
ED562
1943-06-25
100
HW
N
Grimsby
Gelsenkirchen
2313
0334
ED562
1943-06-28
100
HW
N
Grimsby
Cologne
2258
0345
ED562
1943-07-06
100
HW
N
Grimsby
Gardening
2233
0508
ED562
1943-07-08
100
HW
N
Grimsby
Cologne
2301
0132
ED562
1943-07-24
100
HW
N
Grimsby
Hamburg
2304
0445
ED562
1943-07-25
100
HW
N
Grimsby
Essen
2300
0329
ED562
1943-07-27
100
HW
N
Grimsby
Hamburg
2238
0430
ED562
1943-07-29
100
HW
N
Grimsby
Hamburg
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