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    Default RE116 Avro Lancaster GRIII

    This aircraft crashed on take off at Habbaniya 25th January 1951. Can nyone please help me with details of the crash and crew? Thank You

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    Default Re: RE116 Avro Lancaster GRIII

    Snowy

    The Air Britain Lancaster File has it with 203 Squadron as 'J' at the time, and the 203 Sqn ORB Form 541 for January 1951 has full crew details.

    Page 11 of 16 here:

    https://discovery.nationalarchives.g...ils/r/D8426370

    F/L Shepherd
    F/O Rendle
    F/O Allsop
    F/S Jones
    F/S Rae
    Sgt. Wallace
    Sgt. Boreham

    Some scant details in the Form 540:

    https://discovery.nationalarchives.g...ils/r/D8426369

    Regards

    Simon
    Researching R.A.F. personnel from the North East of England

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