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ED988

Avro 683 Lancaster III

Built by:

Avro, Manchester

Contract:

B.69247/40

Works Order:

7671

HW

J

ED988

Delivered:

1943-05-17

Struck Off:

1943-07-16

Shot Down

Fate:

Story
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Memorial:

Served with 100 Sqn. Shot down by a night fighter and crashed at Westbeemster on its 12th operation with 100 Sqn.

Last Flight Details (if lost)

Home Base:

Grimsby

Mission:

Gelsenkirchen

Squadron:

100

Role

Pilot

Flt Eng

Nav

Bomb Aimer

WOp/AG

Air Gunner

Air Gunner

Rank

F/S

Sgt

Sgt

F/O

Sgt

F/S

Sgt

Service No.

Name

Service

Fate

IBCC Link

Memorial

LJ

C

RW

CP

J

LG

Naile

Connah

Mepsted

Reynolds

Dillon

Porritt

L

Bennett

415174

RAAF

Killed

1005899

RAFVR

Killed

1387214

RAFVR

Killed

132095

RAFVR

Killed

1126212

RAFVR

Killed

416016

RNZAF

Killed

650929

RAF

Killed

Missions Flown
Serial
Date
Sqn
Code
Base
Mission
T/O
Land
ED988
1943-05-23
100
HW
J
Grimsby
Dortmund
2240
0350
ED988
1943-05-25
100
HW
J
Grimsby
Dusseldorf
2345
0449
ED988
1943-05-27
100
HW
J
Grimsby
Essen
2315
0401
ED988
1943-05-29
100
HW
J
Grimsby
Wuppertal
2302
0420
ED988
1943-06-11
100
HW
J
Grimsby
Dusseldorf
2323
0430
ED988
1943-06-12
100
HW
J
Grimsby
Bochum
2312
0439
ED988
1943-06-14
100
HW
J
Grimsby
Oberhausen
2253
0300
ED988
1943-06-16
100
HW
J
Grimsby
Cologne
2238
0409
ED988
1943-06-21
100
HW
J
Grimsby
Krefeld
2347
0411
ED988
1943-06-22
100
HW
J
Grimsby
Mulheim
2319
0157
ED988
1943-06-24
100
HW
J
Grimsby
Elberfeld
2314
0428
ED988
1943-06-25
100
HW
J
Grimsby
Gelsenkirchen
2323
0100
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