Ray Wells' Pilot’s, Air Bomber’s and Air Gunner’s Flying Log Book

LWellsRG1686349v1.pdf

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Ray Wells' Pilot’s, Air Bomber’s and Air Gunner’s Flying Log Book

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R G Wells Flight Engineer’s Flying Log Book covering the period 16 April 1944 to 30 September 1944. Detailing his flying training and operations flown as flight engineer. He was stationed at RAF Riccall (1658 HCU), RAF Lisset (158 Squadron) and RAF Leconfield (96 Squadron).Aircraft flown in were Halifax II and III. Targets were Oisemont, Le Grand Russignal, Les Catillieres, Wanne-Eickel, Foret de Nieppe, Chapelle Notre Dame, L’Hey, battle area, Dijon, Kiel, Brest, Sterkade, Duisburg, Essen, Cologne, Dusseldorf, Domleger, Marquise, Caen, Bois de la Haie, Etaples, Eindhoven, Homberg, La Porchintie, Le Havre, Gelsenkirchen, Nordstein, Boulogne and Walcheren. His pilot on operations was Flight Sergeant Meaden. He flew 20 day operations and 17 night operations with 158 Squadron.

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IBCC Digital Archive

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LWellsRG1686349v1

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Great Britain. Royal Air Force, “Ray Wells' Pilot’s, Air Bomber’s and Air Gunner’s Flying Log Book,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed February 4, 2023, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/32379.

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