Danish WW2 Pilots

Flt Lt Peter Frederik Fischer

Unit

35 Sqn

Aircraft

Lancaster B III , ND692 (TL-P)

Date

16.07.44

Time

14:23 -17:20

Details

Raid carried out from Graveley against St. Philibert

12x500 GPTD. 2x GP LD. 16.04.18 hours. 15.600 feet. 035 T 150 knots. 10/10ths strata cumulus, tops7/8000 feet. Clear above. Target identified and bombed on visual release of bomb by Moquito approximately one second. Two leading Vie formation fair. I should have been No. 2 in second Vie but number 1 lost station so took his place.

Crew:

  1. F/L K C Gooch
  2. P/O W.G. Palmer
  3. Sgt. C Burgay
  4. F/L L S Thorpe
  5. Sgt R. Bentley
  6. F/O P. F. Fischer
  7. Sgt. H.B. Sharpe

Source

AIR 27/381

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