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    Default 612 Sqdn loss 27 Feb 1943

    Hello to all,

    Can any one please provide details of aircraft and crew from 612 Squadron lost on 27 Feb 1943. Also target it known.

    Thanks in advance
    Linzee

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    Hi Linzee,

    From draft Vol 2

    27/02/43
    612 Sqn
    Whitley VII
    BD683
    WL-B

    Op: A/S Patrol, Wick, 08:10 hrs

    F/O G D Wright
    Sgt A Waterworth
    P/O F L S Wismer RCAF
    Sgt N Hallett
    Sgt W H Young
    Sgt C S Berger

    Missing on an Flora U patrol. An unfinished call sign and SOS was heard from this aircraft at 15:38 hrs but despite an extensive search nothing was found of the aircraft. Both Sgt Waterworth and F/O Wright rest in Stavne Cemetery, Trondheim, Norway, while the remainder of the crew, including P/O Wismer of London, Ontario, are commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

    ...
    As a Buy One Get One Free bonus

    FLORA U
    6054N 0121W
    6536N 0137W
    6535N 0219W
    6054N 0126W


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    Very many thanks for that Ross. I really need Vol 2 on my bookshelf!

    Regards
    Linzee

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