Danish WW2 Pilots

Flt Lt Peter Frederik Fischer

Unit

35 Sqn

Aircraft

Lancaster B III , ND755 (TL-B)

Date

05.08.44

Time

17:58 -21:08

Details

Raid carried out from Graveley against Acquet

High cu.nim. up to 21000 feet caused aircraft to lose formation. Mission abandoned. 4500 GP LD. Jettisoned at 50.30N 0108E. at 2010 hours, from 12000 feet, safe. 8x1000 GP. 3x1000 GP brought back. Aircraft rank into high cu.nim. and lost formation. Mosquito got too far ahead and could not be caught up.

Crew:

  1. S/L C W Bromley
  2. F/L T.B. Cooper
  3. F/O H J Plank
  4. W/O D Thompson (2nd A/B)
  5. F/S G H Cleaver
  6. Sgt R Rhodes
  7. F/O P F Fischer
  8. F/O C D E Seaton.

Source

AIR 27/318

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