Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register


Loss chart: T3170
Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
2/3 Dec 43 Bombing Berlin
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
AVRO Lancaster III JB372 DX-R 57 Sqdn RAF 1632 East Kirkby
Time Cause of the Crash Crash Location Damage Province
Crashed into IJsselmeer IJsselmeer
Function Mil Rank Ini Name Age Mil reg Air Force Fate Cemetery Grave Remarks
Pilot F/O. J.A. Williams 136407 RAF MIA Runnymede Memorial 130
Flight Engineer Sgt. E. Hibbert 1583173 RAF MIA Runnymede Memorial 153
Navigator P/O. B.P. Duval 143759 RAF MIA Runnymede Memorial 124
Bomb Aimer Sgt. B. Thomasberg R/162252 RCAF MIA Runnymede Memorial 186
Wireless Operator/ Air Gunner Sgt. J.H. Chambers 1434966 RAF MIA Runnymede Memorial 145
Mid Upper Gunner Sgt. E.W. Graves 1306906 RAF MIA Runnymede Memorial 151
Rear Gunner P/O. A.T. Hook J/25592 RCAF MIA Runnymede Memorial 173
Wartime Records Background Info
Operations Record Book Chorley, ‘Bomber Command Losses 1943’, page 410

Version March, 2022