Herbert Reginald Rowe    Photo: Knud Riis      Updated: 01 FEB 2019

Airman: a014064.htm Surname: Rowe Init: H R Rank: F/Sgt Service: RAF Sqdn: 44

P_link: p117.htm Plane: LAN W4187 Operation: Bomb G Crash_site: Skallingen

Crash_d: d011042 Buried_d: b071042 C_link: c014.htm At_Next: Esbjerg, A3. 9. 11

Den 1. oktober 1942 kl. 21.08 styrtede LAN W4187 ned på Skallingen (omkring her).
(Kilde: Kortet Flystyrt ved Esbjerg af Torben Thorsen og Morten S. Jensen)

Det var på bombetogt til Wismar (her). Ingen overlevende. (Kilde: MACR)
Alle 7 flyvere blev begravet i Esbjerg den 7. oktober 1942. (Kilde: FAF)

Flight Sergeant (Air Gunner) Herbert Reginald Rowe, 23 år, var søn af Reginald George og
Alice Rowe, Swaffham, Norfolk, United Kingdom.
(Kilde: CWGC)

Se Lancaster fotos.

On 1 October 1942 at 2108 hours  LAN W4187 crashed on Skallingen (about here).
(Source: The map Air Crashes at Esbjerg by Torben Thorsen and Morten S. Jensen)

It was on a bombing raid on Wismar (here).  No survivors. (Source: MACR)

All 7 airmen were buried in Esbjerg on 7 October 1942. (Source: FAF)

Flight Sergeant (Air Gunner) Herbert Reginald Rowe, 23, was the son of Reginald George and
Alice Rowe, of Swaffham, Norfolk, United Kingdom. (Source: CWGC)
"Peace came to him early in the dawn as away, heavenwards his soul was borne"

See No. 44 Squadron RAF - WikipediaNo. 44 Squadron (RAF): Second World War
RAF-Lincolnshire.info: 44 Squadron * RAF Waddington now * Lancaster Photos

Lancaster I W4187 KM-S took off from RAF Waddington at 18.00 hrs on 01 OCT 1942.
(Source:
Aircrew Remembered has this.) 7 airmen.