On Wednesday, 21 March 1945, (a part of) the aircraft of the 227 squadron (RNZAF), took off for a mission to Hamburg in Germany from a station (airfield) in or near Balderton.
One of the crew members was Flight Sergeant F M Ashworth RNZAF. He departed for his mission at 1:22.
He flew with a Avro Lancaster (type I, with serial ME372 and code 9J-U). His mission and of the other crew members was planned for Thursday, 22 March 1945.
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