J Leadbetter’s flying log book aircrew other than pilot

LLeadbetterJ163970v1.pdf

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J Leadbetter’s flying log book aircrew other than pilot

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Bomb Aimers flying log book for J Leadbetter covering the period from 25 October 1943 to 14 May 1945. Detailing his flying training and operations flown. Also details of targets and bomb loads. He was stationed at RCAF Picton (31 B&GS), RCAF Portage La Prairie (7 AOS), RAF Halfpenny Green (3 (O)AFU), RAF Moreton-in-Marsh (21 OTU), RAF Sandtoft (1667 HCU), RAF Hemswell (LFS), RAF Ludford Magna (101 Squadron), RAF Warboys (PNTU) and (AGLT), RAF Little Staughton (582 Squadron). Aircraft flown in were, Anson, Bolingbroke, Wellington, Halifax, Lancaster. He flew 14 operations (9 night time and 5 daylight) with 101 squadron. Targets were Mannheim, Bottrop, Chemnitz, Pforzheim, Hanau, Bruchestrasse, Bremen, Hannover, Paderborn, Nordhausen, Lutzkendorf, Keil, Plauen. His pilot on operations was Flying Officer Ridler.

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One booklet

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IBCC Digital Archive

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LLeadbetterJ163970v1

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Great Britain. Royal Air Force, “J Leadbetter’s flying log book aircrew other than pilot,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed December 2, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/28755.

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