On Monday, 09 November 1942, (a part of) the aircraft of the 7 squadron (RAF), took off for a mission to Hamburg in Germany from a station (airfield) in or near Oakington.
One of the crew members was Flight Lieutenant W Nicholls DFC. He departed for his mission at 17:19.
He flew with a Short Stirling (type I, with serial BF387 and code MG-U). His mission and of the other crew members was planned for Tuesday, 10 November 1942.
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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