JB674

Avro 683 Lancaster III

Built by:

Avro, Manchester

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HW

Q

JB674

Contract:

1807

Works Order:

Delivered:

1943-11-22

Struck off:

1943-12-31

Crashed

Fate:

Memorials:
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Story

Served with 100 Sqn (3 days), 550 Sqn (16 days), 100 Sqn. Collided head on with JB678 attempting to find the base in fog on return from Berlin on "Black Thursday".

Last Flight Details (if lost)

Home Base:

Grimsby

Squadron:

100

Mission:

Berlin

Role

Pilot

Flt Eng

Nav

Bomb Aimer

WOp/AG

Air Gunner

Air Gunner

Rank

F/S

Sgt

W/O

F/S

Sgt

F/O

Sgt

Service No.

Name

Fate

Service

IBCC Link

AJ

DS

WH

JR

RMJ

Kevis

1432344

Killed

RAFVR

Watson

1800433

Killed

RAFVR

Harris

560630

Killed

RAF

Bateman

R/137694

Killed

RCAF

Gaffney

1542807

Killed

RAFVR

RA

TE

Van Walwyk

148830

Killed

RAFVR

Cain

856537

Killed

RAF(Aux)

Missions Flown

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Memorial

Serial
Date
Sqn
Code
Base
Mission
T/O
Land
JB674
1943-12-16
100
HW
Q
Grimsby
Berlin
1611
0040