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ED705

Avro 683 Lancaster III

Built by:

Avro, Manchester

Contract:

B.69247/40

Works Order:

7671

HW

C

ED705

Delivered:

1943-03-14

Struck Off:

1943-08-03

Shot Down

Fate:

Story
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Memorial:

Served with 100 Sqn. Shot down by night-fighter and crashed off Heligoland on its 32nd 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

F/L

Sgt

P/O

F/O

P/O

F/S

Sgt

Service No.

Name

Service

Fate

IBCC Link

Memorial

RR

MR

CH

WD

JDW

HR

Howgill

Howe

Best

Christie

Renno

Raven

EE

Gardner

124407

RAFVR

Killed

1175171

RAFVR

Killed

148464

RAFVR

Killed

129489

RAFVR

Killed

411381

RAAF

Killed

R/108752

RCAF

Killed

1313789

RAFVR

Killed

Missions Flown
Serial
Date
Sqn
Code
Base
Mission
T/O
Land
ED705
1943-03-27
100
HW
P
Grimsby
Berlin
2032
0318
ED705
1943-03-28
100
HW
P
Grimsby
St Nazaire
1928
0126
ED705
1943-04-03
100
HW
P
Grimsby
Essen
1950
0005
ED705
1943-04-04
100
HW
P
Grimsby
Kiel
2038
0225
ED705
1943-04-08
100
HW
P
Grimsby
Duisburg
2127
0245
ED705
1943-04-10
100
HW
P
Grimsby
Frankfurt
2356
0546
ED705
1943-04-13
100
HW
P
Grimsby
Spezia
2024
0704
ED705
1943-04-16
100
HW
P
Grimsby
Pilsen
2118
0610
ED705
1943-04-20
100
HW
H
Grimsby
Stettin
2155
0527
ED705
1943-04-26
100
HW
H
Grimsby
Duisburg
0042
0502
ED705
1943-04-28
100
HW
H
Grimsby
Gardening (Baltic)
2100
0403
ED705
1943-04-30
100
HW
H
Grimsby
Essen
0029
0442
ED705
1943-05-04
100
HW
H
Grimsby
Dortmund
0000
0409
ED705
1943-05-13
100
HW
H
Grimsby
Bochum
2332
0435
ED705
1943-05-23
100
HW
H
Grimsby
Dortmund
2235
0310
ED705
1943-05-25
100
HW
H
Grimsby
Dusseldorf
2334
0442
ED705
1943-05-27
100
HW
H
Grimsby
Essen
2254
0417
ED705
1943-05-29
100
HW
H
Grimsby
Wuppertal
2303
0402
ED705
1943-06-16
100
HW
H
Grimsby
Cologne
2230
0400
ED705
1943-06-21
100
HW
H
Grimsby
Krefeld
2310
0325
ED705
1943-06-22
100
HW
H
Grimsby
Mulheim
2356
0327
ED705
1943-06-24
100
HW
H
Grimsby
Elberfeld
2242
0330
ED705
1943-06-25
100
HW
H
Grimsby
Gelsenkirchen
2310
0315
ED705
1943-06-28
100
HW
H
Grimsby
Cologne
2257
0330
ED705
1943-07-08
100
HW
Y
Grimsby
Cologne
2303
0242
ED705
1943-07-09
100
HW
Y
Grimsby
Gelsenkirchen
2314
0525
ED705
1943-07-12
100
HW
Y
Grimsby
Turin
2210
0720
ED705
1943-07-24
100
HW
Y
Grimsby
Hamburg
2301
0443
ED705
1943-07-25
100
HW
Y
Grimsby
Essen
2240
0243
ED705
1943-07-27
100
HW
Y
Grimsby
Hamburg
2216
0336
ED705
1943-07-29
100
HW
Y
Grimsby
Hamburg
2211
0309
ED705
1943-08-02
100
HW
C
Grimsby
Hamburg
2325
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