Danish WW2 Pilots

Flt Lt Peter Frederik Fischer

Unit

35 Sqn

Aircraft

Lancaster B III , PB197 (TL-O)

Date

02.11.44

Time

16:57 -21:07

Details

Raid carried out from Graveley against Dusseldorf

1x4000 HC. 5x1000 ANM.65. 5x500 MC. 19.18 hours. 18000 ft. 110 T. 155 knots. Nil cloud – slight haze and smoke. Identified by red and green target indicators. About 20 seconds before bombing, aircraft was followed by believed rocket shell. Did corkscrew and de-selected flares, opened bomb doors and jettisoned bombs. What was seen of the attack appeared quite good and concentrate. Rocket shell fell the ground and exploded.

Crew:

  1. F/L K C Gooch
  2. P/O H.M Pringle
  3. F/S N T Adams
  4. F/S R Perkins
  5. Sgt H Evans
  6. F/O P. F. Fischer
  7. Sgt G Lindsley

Source

AIR 27/318

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