Miles Carson Grant     Photo: Mogens Jeppesen    Updated:  06 JAN 2012
                                                                          
Airman:
 a113147.htm Surname: Grant Init: M C Rank: F/O Service: RCAF Sqdn: 424

P_link: p386.htm Plane: HAL NP947 Operation: Minelaying Crash_site: Flensborg Fjord

Crash_d: d120145 Buried_d: b111111 C_link: c113.htm At_Next: Aabenraa, R 6-11

Den 12. januar 1945 styrtede HAL NP947 i Flensborg Fjord omkring her, overblik her -
(Kilde: Svend Gram, se Øjenvidneberetning) under en minelægningsoperation.
Se Minelægningsområder.
6 flyvere omkom og 1 flyver
blev krigsfange.

Flying Officer (Pilot) Miles Carson Grant var fra Canada. (Kilde: CWGC)

3 flyvere fra HAL NP947 blev begravet i Aabenraa, 2 i Tyskland, 1 har ingen kendt grav og
1 mand blev krigsfange og
ført til Tyske krigsfangelejre.

7 flyvere.

On 12 January 1945 HAL NP947 crashed into the Flensborg Fjord about here, overview here
(Source: Svend Gram) on a minelaying operation.

See Minelaying areas.
6 airmen perished and 1 airman became a prisoner of war.

Flying Officer (Pilot) Miles Carson Grant was from Canada. (Source: CWGC)

3 airmen from
HAL NP947 were buried in Aabenraa, 2 in Germany, 1 has no known grave and 1 was captured and taken to German POW-Camps.

See Bomber Command No. 424 Squadron RCAF * No. 424 Squadron of the RCAF.

RAF - Handley Page Halifax. This Halifax took off from RAF Skipton on Swale

7 airmen.