On Monday, 22 April 1940, (a part of) the aircraft of the 51 squadron (RAF), took off for a mission to Aalborg in Denmark from a station (airfield) in or near Dishforth.
One of the crew members was Aircraftman 1st Class N A Young. He departed for his mission at 21:50.
He flew with a Armstrong Whitworth Whitley (type IV, with serial K9043 and code MH-G). His mission and of the other crew members was planned for Tuesday, 23 April 1940.
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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