Halifax LK845 - The Baltic Sea                                                               Updated:  19 JAN 2012

Airman Surname Init Rank Service Sqdn P_link Plane Operation Crash_site Crash_d Buried_d C_link At_Next
e777739.htm Gardner J E P/O RCAF 431 p335.htm HAL LK845 Bomb G The Baltic Sea d290744 e777 e777.htm NO KNOWN
e777734.htm Gustafson J K P/O RCAF 431 p335.htm HAL LK845 Bomb G The Baltic Sea d290744 e777 e777.htm NO KNOWN
e777735.htm McBrien C H P/O RCAF 431 p335.htm HAL LK845 Bomb G The Baltic Sea d290744 e777 e777.htm NO KNOWN
e777736.htm McDonald W E F/O RCAF 431 p335.htm HAL LK845 Bomb G The Baltic Sea d290744 e777 e777.htm NO KNOWN
a113127.htm Miller K R P/O RCAF 431 p335.htm HAL LK845 Bomb G The Baltic Sea d290744 b111111 c113.htm Aabenraa
e777737.htm Miller R J P/O RCAF 431 p335.htm HAL LK845 Bomb G The Baltic Sea d290744 e777 e777.htm NO KNOWN
e777738.htm Stone R J P/O RAF 431 p335.htm HAL LK845 Bomb G The Baltic Sea d290744 e777 e777.htm NO KNOWN

Den 29. juli 1944 styrtede HAL LK845 i Østersøen i forbindelse med et bombetogt til Hamburg.
HAL LK845 startede fra RAF Croft kl. 22.13 den 28. juli 1944. Denne Halifax havde fløjet 142 timer.
Denne squadron mistede 5 fly den nat. (Kilde: MACR)  Kun dette fly er medtaget i www.airmen.dk.

Liget af K. R. Miller må være drevet ind på kysten af Sønderjylland. Han blev begravet i Aabenraa på en ukendt dato. (Kilde: FAF)
6 andre flyvere blev meldt savnet.
7 flyvere.

On 29 July 1944 HAL LK845 crashed into the Baltic Sea in connection with a bombing raid on Hamburg.
HAL LK845 took off from RAF Croft at 2213 hours on 28 July 1944. This Halifax had flown 142 hours.
This squadron lost 5 planes that night. (Source: MACR) Only this plane is included in www.airmen.dk.

The body of K. R. Miller  must have been washed up on the coast of South Jutland. He was buried in Aabenraa on an unknown date. (Source: FAF)
6 airmen were reported Missing in Action.

See  Bomber Command No. 431 Squadron RCAF and RAF - Handley Page Halifax. This Halifax took off from RAF Croft.
See also No. 431 Squadron of Canadian Wings  and Snowbirds No. 431 Air Demonstration Squadron.
7 airmen.