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ED652

Avro 683 Lancaster III

Built by:

Avro, Manchester

Contract:

B.69247/40

Works Order:

7671

HW

C

ED652

Delivered:

1943-02-23

Struck Off:

1943-09-01

Crashed

Fate:

Story
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Memorial:

Served with 100 Sqn. The undercarriage collapsed on take-off after the aircraft swung on take off on its 27th operation.

Last Flight Details (if lost)

Home Base:

Grimsby

Mission:

Berlin

Squadron:

100

Role

Pilot

Flt Eng

Nav

Bomb Aimer

WOp/AG

Air Gunner

Air Gunner

Rank

F/S

Sgt

P/O

Sgt

Sgt

Sgt

Sgt

Service No.

Name

Service

Fate

IBCC Link

Memorial

DC

H

JE

WT

D

R

Dripps

Jones

Stewart

Sibley

Campbell

Gillies

AFW

Croft

409392

RAAF

Safe

1623293

RAFVR

Safe

J/14573

RCAF

Safe

1579481

RAFVR

Safe

1370062

RAFVR

Safe

1585244

RAFVR

Safe

991772

RAFVR

Safe

Missions Flown
Serial
Date
Sqn
Code
Base
Mission
T/O
Land
ED652
1943-03-11
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Stuttgart
1947
0359
ED652
1943-03-27
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Berlin
2029
0343
ED652
1943-04-04
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Kiel
2046
2334
ED652
1943-04-08
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Duisburg
2145
0235
ED652
1943-04-10
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Frankfurt
0004
0714
ED652
1943-04-13
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Spezia
2033
0603
ED652
1943-04-16
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Pilsen
2121
0600
ED652
1943-04-18
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Spezia
2102
0618
ED652
1943-04-20
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Stettin
2201
0520
ED652
1943-04-26
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Duisburg
0038
0450
ED652
1943-04-28
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Gardening (Baltic)
2055
0352
ED652
1943-04-30
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Essen
0019
0449
ED652
1943-05-13
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Bochum
0001
0240
ED652
1943-05-25
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Dusseldorf
2320
0355
ED652
1943-05-27
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Essen
2237
0330
ED652
1943-05-29
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Wuppertal
2250
0345
ED652
1943-06-11
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Dusseldorf
2315
0241
ED652
1943-06-14
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Oberhausen
2313
0127
ED652
1943-06-16
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Cologne
2242
0314
ED652
1943-06-21
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Krefeld
0010
0119
ED652
1943-06-24
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Elberfeld
2327
0407
ED652
1943-06-25
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Gelsenkirchen
2352
0407
ED652
1943-06-28
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Cologne
0001
0420
ED652
1943-08-10
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Nuremburg
2220
0553
ED652
1943-08-12
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Milan
2123
0631
ED652
1943-08-17
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Peenemunde
2111
0406
ED652
1943-08-23
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Berlin
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