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ED688

Avro 683 Lancaster III

Built by:

Avro, Manchester

Contract:

B.69247/40

Works Order:

7671

HW

A

ED688

Delivered:

1943-02-27

Struck Off:

1943-08-03

Shot Down

Fate:

Story
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Memorial:

Served with 100 Sqn. Shot down by night-fighter flown by Oblt Hermann Greiner (IV./NJG1) and crashed near the Frisian Islands on its 22nd operation.

Last Flight Details (if lost)

Home Base:

Grimsby

Mission:

Hamburg

Squadron:

100

Role

Pilot

Flt Eng

Nav

Bomb Aimer

WOp/AG

Air Gunner

Air Gunner

Rank

P/O

Sgt

W/O

F/S

F/L

Sgt

Sgt

Service No.

Name

Service

Fate

IBCC Link

Memorial

AR

J

FM

HM

JAP

HWC

Wilden

Tarver

Cole

Matheson

Drummond

Simms

R

Harbour

149950

RAFVR

Killed

1575752

RAFVR

Killed

R/118109

RCAF

Killed

1558725

RAFVR

Killed

45806

RAF

Killed

957593

RAFVR

Killed

657882

RAF

Killed

Missions Flown
Serial
Date
Sqn
Code
Base
Mission
T/O
Land
ED688
1943-04-30
100
HW
A
Grimsby
Essen
0023
0301
ED688
1943-05-04
100
HW
A
Grimsby
Dortmund
0009
0416
ED688
1943-05-13
100
HW
A
Grimsby
Bochum
ED688
1943-05-23
100
HW
A
Grimsby
Dortmund
2247
0335
ED688
1943-05-25
100
HW
A
Grimsby
Dusseldorf
2330
0414
ED688
1943-05-27
100
HW
A
Grimsby
Essen
2245
0405
ED688
1943-05-29
100
HW
A
Grimsby
Wuppertal
2308
0419
ED688
1943-06-11
100
HW
A
Grimsby
Dusseldorf
2243
0317
ED688
1943-06-12
100
HW
A
Grimsby
Bochum
2302
0344
ED688
1943-06-14
100
HW
A
Grimsby
Oberhausen
2247
0315
ED688
1943-06-16
100
HW
A
Grimsby
Cologne
2229
0300
ED688
1943-06-21
100
HW
A
Grimsby
Krefeld
2318
0046
ED688
1943-06-22
100
HW
A
Grimsby
Mulheim
2313
0332
ED688
1943-07-03
100
HW
A
Grimsby
Cologne
2342
0437
ED688
1943-07-08
100
HW
A
Grimsby
Cologne
2243
0355
ED688
1943-07-09
100
HW
A
Grimsby
Gelsenkirchen
2257
0516
ED688
1943-07-12
100
HW
A
Grimsby
Turin
2157
0816
ED688
1943-07-24
100
HW
A
Grimsby
Hamburg
2308
0355
ED688
1943-07-25
100
HW
A
Grimsby
Essen
2207
0223
ED688
1943-07-27
100
HW
A
Grimsby
Hamburg
2220
0330
ED688
1943-07-29
100
HW
A
Grimsby
Hamburg
2216
0326
ED688
1943-08-02
100
HW
A
Grimsby
Hamburg
2321
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