Danish WW2 Pilots

Flt Lt Peter Frederik Fischer

Unit

35 Sqn

Aircraft

Lancaster B III , PB288 (TL-P)

Date

14.08.44

Time

13:19 -15:57

Details

Raid carried out from Graveley against Falaise Area

18x500 MC. 14.39.54 hours. 6000 feet. 160 T. 185 knots. Nil cloud, considerable smoke from target. Target identified by yellow target indicator – down on arrival and target area was covered in smoke and dust. Master Bomber’s instructions were heard to overshoot target indicators yellow by two seconds. Attack very concentrated.

Crew:

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

Source

AIR 27/318

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