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ED887

Avro 683 Lancaster III

Built by:

Avro, Manchester

Contract:

B.69247/40

Works Order:

7671

AJ

A

ED887

Delivered:

1943-04-19

Struck Off:

1943-05-26

Shot Down

Fate:

Story
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Memorial:

Served with 617 Sqn. One of the "Dam Busters" aircraft. On return from bombing Mohne Dam hit by flak and crashed off Castricum aan Zee.

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

S/L

Sgt

Flt Sgt

F/O

Sgt

Sgt

Sgt

Service No.

Name

Service

Fate

IBCC Link

Memorial

HM

DT

CW

VS

LW

GA

Young

Horsfall

Roberts

MacCausland

Nichols

Yeo

W

Ibbotson

72478

RAFVR

Killed

568924

RAF

Killed

1269945

RAFVR

Killed

J/15309

RCAF

Killed

1377941

RAFVR

Killed

1317656

RAFVR

Killed

655431

RAFVR

Killed

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