Danish WW2 Pilots

Flt Lt Peter Frederik Fischer

Unit

35 Sqn

Aircraft

Lancaster B III , PB305 (TL-P)

Date

06.01.45

Time

16:05 -21:17

Details

Raid carried out from Graveley against Hanau

2x250 yellow TI. 2x250 yellow TI LB. 1xGP.No.1 R/G. 1x4000 HC (Minol). 4x1000 MC. 18.58.24 hours. 18000 feet. 141 T. 155 knots. 10/10ths strata cumulus, tops 6-7000 feet. Identified and bombed on H2S. Faint glow of red target indicator. Observed our own skymarkers and target indicators yellow were first. Skymarkers were seen to fall continuously up to +7. Last marker to ignite was at +8 and lasted until +11.

Crew:

  1. S/L K C Gooch
  2. F/L M Palmer
  3. F/L F W T Cross
  4. F/S G H Cleaver
  5. Sgt R H Grayson
  6. F/O P. F. Fischer
  7. Sgt G Lindsley

Source

AIR 27/382

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