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ED864

Avro 683 Lancaster III

Built by:

Avro, Manchester

Contract:

B.69247/40

Works Order:

7671

AJ

B

ED864

Delivered:

1943-04-18

Struck Off:

1943-05-26

Crashed

Fate:

Story
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Memorial:

Served with 617 Sqn. One of the "Dam Busters" aircraft. Crashed after hitting high tension cables near Marbeck.

Last Flight Details (if lost)

Home Base:

Scampton

Mission:

Op Chastise

Squadron:

617

Role

Pilot

Flt Eng

Nav

Bomb Aimer

WOp/AG

Air Gunner

Air Gunner

Rank

F/L

Sgt

P/O

F/O

WO2

Flt Sgt

Sgt

Service No.

Name

Service

Fate

IBCC Link

Memorial

W

J

FA

D

A

FA

Astell

Kinnear

Wile

Hopkinson

Garshowitz

Garbas

R

Bolitho

60283

RAFVR

Killed

635123

RAF

Killed

J/16872

RCAF

Killed

127817

RAFVR

Killed

R/84377

RCAF

Killed

R/103201

RCAF

Killed

1211045

RAFVR

Killed

Missions Flown
Serial
Date
Sqn
Code
Base
Mission
T/O
Land
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