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ED717

Avro 683 Lancaster III

Built by:

Avro, Manchester

Contract:

B.69247/40

Works Order:

7671

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S

ED717

Delivered:

1943-03-14

Struck Off:

1943-04-19

Crashed

Fate:

Story
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Memorial:

Served with 61 Sqn. Ditched off the Isles of Scilly.

Last Flight Details (if lost)

Home Base:

Syerston

Mission:

Spezia

Squadron:

61

Role

Pilot

Flt Eng

Nav

Bomb Aimer

WOp/AG

Air Gunner

Air Gunner

Rank

F/O

Sgt

Sgt

Sgt

Sgt

Sgt

Sgt

Service No.

Name

Service

Fate

IBCC Link

Memorial

ME

EA

VA

M

DG

SA

Chivers

Vale

Rimmer

James

Shea

White

EG

Smith

Safe

Safe

Safe

Safe

Safe

Safe

Safe

Missions Flown
Serial
Date
Sqn
Code
Base
Mission
T/O
Land
ED717
1943-03-22
61
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N
Syerston
St Nazaire
ED717
1943-03-27
61
QR
N
Syerston
Berlin
ED717
1943-03-29
61
QR
N
Syerston
Berlin
ED717
1943-04-03
61
QR
N
Syerston
Essen
ED717
1943-04-08
61
QR
N
Syerston
Duisburg
ED717
1943-04-09
61
QR
N
Syerston
Duisburg
ED717
1943-04-13
61
QR
N
Syerston
Spezia
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