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AJ-F "Freddie"

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AJ-F "Freddie"

Crew

PILOT
Kenneth William BROWN
Flight Sergeant

Kenneth William Brown
(RCAF)
Award for Dambusters Raid: Conspicuous Gallantry Medal
Conspicuous Gallantry Medal

NAVIGATOR
Dudley Percy HEAL
Sergeant

Dudley Percy Heal
Award for Dambusters Raid: Distinguished Flying Medal
Distinguished Flying Medal

BOMB AIMER
No Picture Available
Sergeant

Stefan Oancia
(RCAF)
Award for Dambusters Raid: Distinguished Flying Medal
Distinguished Flying Medal

FLIGHT ENGINEER
Harry Basil FENERON
Sergeant

Harry Basil Feneron

WIRELESS OPERATOR
No Picture Available
Sergeant

Harry J Hewstone

FRONT GUNNER
No Picture Available
Sergeant

Daniel Allatson

REAR GUNNER
No Picture Available
Flight Sergeant

Grant S MacDonald
(RCAF)


Mission Notes

Departed:  approx 00:03 (17/05/43)

  • Brown (AJ-F) attacked the Sorpe dam at 03:14 (17/05/43)
  • He was the second and final aircraft to hit the Sorpe dam with no success

Returned:  05:33 (17/05/43)

Mission Duration:  approx 5 hours 30 minutes


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