Danish WW2 Pilots

Flt Lt Peter Frederik Fischer

Unit

35 Sqn

Aircraft

Lancaster B III , PB305 (TL-P)

Date

02.02.45 / 03.02.45

Time

21:11 -01:18

Details

Raid carried out from Graveley against Wanne Eickel

6x1000 MC. 1x4000 HC.Minol. 23.13.42 hours. 18000 feet. 084 T. 154 knots. 10/10ths strata cumulus, tops 6/7000 ft. Identified and bombed on GEE. Red glow seen on run up, began to appear at about 23.11 hours. Own bombing slightly overshot edge of glow, which coincided wth GEE release points. H2S unserviceable.

Crew:

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

Source

AIR 27/382

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