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LM688

Avro 683 Lancaster III

Built by:

Avro, Yeadon

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HW

X

LM688

Contract:

1807

Works Order:

Delivered:

1944-08-17

Struck off:

1946-10-31

Fate:

Survived

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Story

Survived the war. Served with 100 Sqn. Carried out 82 operations. Photo shown is the Lenehan crew that flew multiple ops in this aircraft.

Memorial:
Last Flight Details (if lost)

Home Base:

Mission:

Squadron:

100 Sqn

Role

Rank

Name

Service No.

Fate

Service

IBCC Link

Missions Flown
Click on date to see further details

Memorial

Serial
Date
Sqn
Code
Base
Mission
T/O
Land
LM688
1944-08-25
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Russelsheim
2015
0450
LM688
1944-08-26
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Kiel
2020
0135
LM688
1944-08-29
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Stettin
2145
0600
LM688
1944-08-31
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Raimbert
1240
1610
LM688
1944-09-03
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Gilze Rijen Aerodrome
1605
1940
LM688
1944-09-05
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Le Havre
1630
2010
LM688
1944-09-08
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Le Havre
0640
1000
LM688
1944-09-10
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Le Havre
1700
2020
LM688
1944-09-12
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Frankfurt
1835
0140
LM688
1944-09-16
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Hopsten Aerodrome
2125
0130
LM688
1944-09-17
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Flushing
1630
1910
LM688
1944-09-20
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Calais
1520
1840
LM688
1944-09-23
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Neuss
1840
2350
LM688
1944-09-25
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Calais
0735
1125
LM688
1944-09-26
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Cap Gris Nez
1025
1325
LM688
1944-09-27
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Calais
0850
1200
LM688
1944-10-05
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Saarbrucken
1835
0040
LM688
1944-10-07
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Emmerich
1200
1615
LM688
1944-10-12
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Port Fredrick Hendrix
0620
0925
LM688
1944-10-14
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Duisburg
0630
1100
LM688
1944-10-14
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Duisburg
0010
0545
LM688
1944-10-19
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Stuttgart
1650
2350
LM688
1944-10-23
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Essen
1615
2140
LM688
1944-10-25
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Essen
1305
1740
LM688
1944-10-28
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Cologne
1320
1830
LM688
1944-10-29
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Domburg
1135
1410
LM688
1944-10-30
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Cologne
1755
2345
LM688
1944-10-31
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Cologne
1745
2250
LM688
1944-11-02
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Dusseldorf
1605
2125
LM688
1944-11-06
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Gelsenkirchen
1140
1625
LM688
1944-11-09
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Wanne Eickel
0800
1255
LM688
1944-11-11
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Dortmund/Hoesch
1555
2115
LM688
1944-11-16
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Duren
1250
1755
LM688
1944-11-18
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Wanne Eickel
1555
2100
LM688
1944-11-21
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Aschaffenburg
1535
2200
LM688
1944-11-27
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Freiburg
1620
2310
LM688
1944-11-29
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Dortmund
1215
1740
LM688
1944-12-04
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Karlsruhe
1700
2110
LM688
1944-12-06
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Merseburg
1635
0035
LM688
1944-12-12
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Essen
1635
2205
LM688
1944-12-15
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Ludwigshaven
1450
2120
LM688
1944-12-17
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Ulm
1520
2305
LM688
1944-12-21
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Bonn
1505
2110
LM688
1944-12-24
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Cologne
1500
2035
LM688
1944-12-28
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Munchengladbach
1535
2120
LM688
1944-12-29
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Gelsenkirchen
1510
2100
LM688
1945-01-02
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Nuremburg
1500
2320
LM688
1945-01-06
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Hannau
1620
2230
LM688
1945-01-07
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Munich
1840
0320
LM688
1945-01-14
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Merseberg Leuna
1915
0320
LM688
1945-01-16
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Zeitz Troglitz
1800
0135
LM688
1945-02-02
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Wiesbaden
2055
0335
LM688
1945-02-07
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Cleve
1935
0010
LM688
1945-02-13
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Dresden
2140
0700
LM688
1945-02-20
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Dortmund
2145
0350
LM688
1945-02-21
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Duisburg
1935
0135
LM688
1945-02-23
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Pforzheim
1600
2350
LM688
1945-02-28
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Neuss
0845
1015
LM688
1945-03-01
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Mannheim
1200
1800
LM688
1945-03-02
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Cologne
0705
1230
LM688
1945-03-05
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Chemnitz
1700
0200
LM688
1945-03-07
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Dessau
1700
0145
LM688
1945-03-08
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Kassel
1725
0100
LM688
1945-03-12
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Dortmund
1320
1850
LM688
1945-03-13
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Erin-Benzol
1715
2325
LM688
1945-03-15
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Misburg
1705
0100
LM688
1945-03-16
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Nuremburg
1730
2245
LM688
1945-03-19
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Hannau
0100
0745
LM688
1945-03-22
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Bruchstrasse
0055
0705
LM688
1945-03-23
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Bremen
0705
1155
LM688
1945-03-25
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Hanover
0645
1220
LM688
1945-03-27
100
HW
X
Grimsby
Paderborn
1505
1940
LM688
1945-04-04
100
HW
X2
Elsham Wolds
Lutzkendorf
2102
0533
LM688
1945-04-09
100
HW
X2
Elsham Wolds
Gardening (Kiel)
1913
0127
LM688
1945-04-10
100
HW
X2
Elsham Wolds
Plauen
1820
0255
LM688
1945-04-14
100
HW
X2
Elsham Wolds
Potsdam
1743
0256
LM688
1945-04-18
100
HW
X2
Elsham Wolds
Heligoland
1007
1515
LM688
1945-04-22
100
HW
X2
Elsham Wolds
Bremen
1509
2015
LM688
1945-04-25
100
HW
X2
Elsham Wolds
Berchtesgaden
0459
1333
LM688
1945-04-27
100
HW
X2
Elsham Wolds
Exodus (Brussels)
1739
2036
LM688
1945-05-01
100
HW
X2
Elsham Wolds
Manna
1405
1737
LM688
1945-05-03
100
HW
X2
Elsham Wolds
Manna
1159
1514
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