On Wednesday, 21 February 1945, (a part of) the aircraft of the 83 squadron (RAF), took off for a mission to Gravenhorst in Germany from a station (airfield) in or near Coningsby.
One of the crew members was Flight Lieutenant W C Fitch DFC GM. He departed for his mission at 17:07.
He flew with a Avro Lancaster (type III , with serial NE165 and code OL-Y). His mission and of the other crew members was planned for Thursday, 22 February 1945.
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