76 Squadron

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  1. Sue113

    Sue113 New Member

    Hi, I am trying to find out about any flights/crew who were lost over Germany from Holme-on-Spalding Moor, on or around the 27th of September 1943?
     
  2. alieneyes

    alieneyes Senior Member

    Hi Sue,

    No. 76 Squadron lost two aircraft (no survivors) on ops to Hannover 27-28 September 1943.

    Halifax DK266 MP-O (P/O SW Hickman, pilot) was shot down by night fighter and crashed at 2247 hrs at Neuenkirchen/

    Halifax LK891 MP-X (P/O DG Griffiths, pilot) was lost without trace.

    Regards,

    Dave
     
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  3. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    a number of casualties here using Geoffs search engine
    Geoff's Search Engine
    001 BARBER KA 134720 76 SQDN 27/09/1943 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE PANEL 123.
    002 BRIERLEY F 537128 76 SQDN 27/09/1943 ROYAL AIR FORCE COLL. GRAVE 9. L. 18-21.
    003 EMERSON JM 1678504 76 SQDN 27/09/1943 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE COLL. GRAVE 9. L. 18-21.
    004 ENTWISLE DMRB 634999 76 SQDN 27/09/1943 ROYAL AIR FORCE PANEL 148.
    005 FREEMAN RCH 1332204 76 SQDN 27/09/1943 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE PANEL 150.
    006 GLENTWORTH L 1379631 76 SQDN 27/09/1943 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE PANEL 150.
    007 GRIFFITHS DG 156084 76 SQDN 27/09/1943 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE PANEL 131.
    008 HICKMAN SW 146867 76 SQDN 27/09/1943 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE 9. L. 22.
    009 HOLMES AEH 1600328 76 SQDN 27/09/1943 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE PANEL 153.
    010 KEENE GWL 127317 76 SQDN 27/09/1943 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE COLL. GRAVE 9. L. 18-21.
    011 PRING AS 657628 76 SQDN 27/09/1943 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE 9. L. 17.
    012 SCOTT G 1345479 76 SQDN 27/09/1943 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE 9. L. 16.
    013 SHORTLAND BA 1178784 76 SQDN 27/09/1943 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE PANEL 139.
    014 WALKER CR 1077177 76 SQDN 27/09/1943 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE PANEL 168.
    015 WALTERS LCA 1261427 76 SQDN 27/09/1943 ROYAL AIR FORCE VOLUNTEER RESERVE COLL. GRAVE 9. L. 18-21.
     
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