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- Tags: Hampden
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Tags: 100 Group; 192 Squadron; 49 Squadron; 617 Squadron; 83 Squadron; aircrew; Anson; anti-aircraft fire; entertainment; Gneisenau; Hampden; killed in action; missing in action; operational training unit; RAF Foulsham; RAF Scampton; RAF Upper Heyford; RAF Yatesbury; Scharnhorst; training; Walrus; Wellington; wireless operator / air gunner
Tags: 192 Squadron; 49 Squadron; air gunner; aircrew; Anson; B-17; bombing; Cook’s tour; crash; ditching; Halifax; Halifax Mk 3; Hampden; Lancaster; Lancaster Mk 1; Lancaster Mk 3; Manchester; mine laying; Oxford; RAF Foulsham; RAF Fulbeck; RAF Manby; RAF Scampton; RAF Sutton Bridge; RAF Upper Heyford; RAF West Freugh; RAF Wigsley; Tiger Moth; training; Wellington; Whitley; wireless operator / air gunner
It was stationed at: RAF…
At the start of the war 144 Squadron was stationed at RAF Hemswell in 5 Group and equipped with Hampdens. The squadron transferred to Coastal Command in April 1942 and continued its …
Tags: 97 Squadron; aircrew; B-24; B-25; bombing; bombing of Hamburg (24-31 July 1943); Boston; Defiant; Halifax; Hampden; Harvard; Hurricane; Lancaster; Lancaster Mk 1; Lancaster Mk 3; Mosquito; Oxford; Pathfinders; pilot; RAF Boscombe Down; RAF Bourn; RAF Cottesmore; RAF Gransden Lodge; RAF Market Harborough; RAF Silverstone; RAF Swanton Morley; RAF Swinderby; RAF Wigsley; training; Wellington