Danish WW2 Pilots

Flt Lt Peter Frederik Fischer

Unit

35 Sqn

Aircraft

Lancaster B III , PB305 (TL-P)

Date

14.01.45 / 15.01.45

Time

20:08 -03:58

Details

Raid carried out from Graveley against Merseburg (Leuna)

1x4000 HC.(Minol). 7x500 GP. 1x500 GP.LD. 23.59.48 hours. 18,000 feet. 066 T. 155 knots. 10/10ths stratus. 2000 feet. Identified on R/P flares, seen with target indicators at 23.56 hours, also fires. Bombing seemed concentrated on main cluster of target indicators and flares.

Crew:

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

Source

AIR 27/382

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