On Sunday, 05 September 1943, (a part of) the aircraft of the 61 squadron (RAF), took off for a mission to Mannheim in Germany from a station (airfield) in or near Syerston.
One of the crew members was Flying Officer J Hodgkinson. He departed for his mission at 20:15.
He flew with a Avro Lancaster (type III, with serial DV232 and code QR-K). His mission and of the other crew members was planned for Monday, 06 September 1943.
Information about aircraft who did not return from this mission can be found here. Information about the other crew members on this flight can be found at this website (Aircrew Remembered). This website also provides the flight information for this record.
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