JB563

Avro 683 Lancaster III

Built by:

Avro, Manchester

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HW

G

JB563

Contract:

1807

Works Order:

Delivered:

1943-11-06

Struck off:

1944-04-02

Crashed

Fate:

Memorials:
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Story

Served with 100 Sqn.

Last Flight Details (if lost)

Home Base:

Grimsby

Squadron:

100

Mission:

Frankfurt

Role

Pilot

Flt Eng

Nav

Bomb Aimer

WOp/AG

Air Gunner

Air Gunner

2nd Nav

Rank

P/O

Sgt

Sgt

F/S

Sgt

Sgt

Sgt

F/O

Service No.

Name

Fate

Service

IBCC Link

KW

JJ

P

D

AJ

Evans

409678

Killed

RAAF

Lapes

1459947

Killed

RAFVR

Atha

1542940

Killed

RAFVR

Francis

1422866

Killed

RAFVR

Armstrong

1317510

Killed

RAFVR

CA

S

RF

Brookes

955093

Killed

RAFVR

Smith

1583052

Killed

RAFVR

Emery

PoW

Missions Flown

Click on date to see crew and op details

Memorial

Serial
Date
Sqn
Code
Base
Mission
T/O
Land
JB563
1943-12-03
100
HW
G
Grimsby
Leipzig
0010
0729
JB563
1943-12-16
100
HW
G
Grimsby
Berlin
1626
2320
JB563
1943-12-20
100
HW
G
Grimsby
Frankfurt
1715
2259
JB563
1943-12-23
100
HW
G
Grimsby
Berlin
2355
0715
JB563
1943-12-29
100
HW
G
Grimsby
Berlin
1643
2318
JB563
1944-01-02
100
HW
G
Grimsby
Berlin
2340
0730
JB563
1944-01-05
100
HW
G
Grimsby
Stettin
0003
0827
JB563
1944-01-14
100
HW
G
Grimsby
Brunswick
1649
2145
JB563
1944-01-20
100
HW
G
Grimsby
Berlin
1635
2300
JB563
1944-01-21
100
HW
G
Grimsby
Magdeburg
2005
0157
JB563
1944-01-27
100
HW
G
Grimsby
Berlin
1740
0053
JB563
1944-01-28
100
HW
G
Grimsby
Berlin
0006
0736
JB563
1944-01-30
100
HW
G
Grimsby
Berlin
1714
2334
JB563
1944-02-15
100
HW
G
Grimsby
Berlin
1730
0015
JB563
1944-02-19
100
HW
G
Grimsby
Leipzig
2335
0640
JB563
1944-02-21
100
HW
G
Grimsby
Stuttgart
2340
0715
JB563
1944-02-24
100
HW
G
Grimsby
Schweinfurt
1815
0215
JB563
1944-02-25
100
HW
G
Grimsby
Augsburg
2120
0510
JB563
1944-03-01
100
HW
G
Grimsby
Stuttgart
2335
0705
JB563
1944-03-15
100
HW
G
Grimsby
Stuttgart
1915
0300
JB563
1944-03-18
100
HW
G
Grimsby
Munich
1900
0050
JB563
1944-03-22
100
HW
G
Grimsby
Frankfurt
1905