Ian Grant Henderson’s navigator’s flying log book

LHendersonIG19220504v1.pdf

Title

Ian Grant Henderson’s navigator’s flying log book

Description

Ian Grant Henderson’s navigator’s log book covering the period from 28 June 1943 to 9 Aug 1945. Detailing his flying training and operations flown as navigator. He was stationed at RCAF Edmonton (2 AOS), RAF Bishops Court (7 OAFU), RAF Peplow (83 OTU), RAF Blyton (1662 HCU), RAF Kirmington (166 Squadron and 153 Squadron), RAF Crosby-on-Eden (109 OTU).
Aircraft flown in were Anson, Wellington, Halifax, Lancaster and Dakota.
He flew a total of 11 operations with 166 Squadron and 21 with 153 Squadron, total 32 plus one leaflet drop (Blois) and one recall (Neuss).
Targets were Calais, Saarbrucken, Emmerich, Duisburg, Stuttgart, Essen, Cologne, Wanne Eichel, Duren, Dortmund, Urft Dam, Royan, Bonn, Bottrip, Heligoland Bight(mining), Politz, Dresden, Chemnitz, Mannheim, Misburg, Bremen, Harpererheg, Paderborn and Lutzkendorf.

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IBCC Digital Archive

Contributor

Terry Hancock

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One booklet

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LHendersonIG19220504v1

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Citation

Great Britain. Royal Air Force, “Ian Grant Henderson’s navigator’s flying log book,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed October 31, 2020, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/27101.

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