Danish WW2 Pilots

Fg Off. Niels Erik Westergaard

Unit

630 Sqn

Aircraft

Lancaster B III , JB532 (LE-X)

Date

29.12.43

Time

16:53 -23:49

Details

Night Bombing attack on BERLIN

Cloud only. 1 x 4,000 HC, 1050 x 4 inc., 56 x 30 inc. from 20,000 ft. 10/10 cloud. Visibility [...] above 14,000. Bombed early and raid not developed. Several explosions. 3 in quick succesion at 20.16 hrs. Routed too near heavily defended area near LEIPZIG. No casualties. H2S MONICA.

  1. F/L D.A. MACDONALD, PILOT
  2. SGT SMALE R.F., F/ENG.
  3. F/O N E. WESTERGAARD, NAV.
  4. SGT PAYNE A T, AIR/BOMB.
  5. SGT TYRIE W R, W.O.P/A.G.
  6. F/L E STEAD, M.U.G.
  7. SGT FORRESTER J., A.G.

Source

AIR 27/2152

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