Lancaster B. I  ED327 (BH-R) - The Kattegat                                      Updated:  03 NOV 2011

Airman Surname Init Rank Service Sqdn P_link Plane Operation Crash_site Crash_d Buried_d C_link At_Next
e777851.htm Barnett S S Sgt RAF 300 p474.htm LAN ED327 Bomb G The Kattegat d300844 e777 e777.htm NO KNOWN
e222025.htm Baron DJK Sgt RAF 300 p474.htm LAN ED327 Bomb G The Kattegat d300844 e222 e222f.htm Falkenberg,S
e777850.htm Hamilton J B Sgt RAF 300 p474.htm LAN ED327 Bomb G The Kattegat d300844 e777 e777.htm NO KNOWN
e777852.htm Jewell K J F/Sgt RAF 300 p474.htm LAN ED327 Bomb G The Kattegat d300844 e777 e777.htm NO KNOWN
e777848.htm Lupton H P/O RAF 300 p474.htm LAN ED327 Bomb G The Kattegat d300844 e777 e777.htm NO KNOWN
e777849.htm Vaughan I C F/Sgt RAF 300 p474.htm LAN ED327 Bomb G The Kattegat d300844 e777 e777.htm NO KNOWN
e777847.htm White F W Wt/O RAAF 300 p474.htm LAN ED327 Bomb G The Kattegat d300844 e777 e777.htm NO KNOWN

Lancaster B.I ED327 (BH-R) fra 300 PAF Squadron var på bombetogt til Stettin  her, da flyet over Jylland blev svært beskadiget af en tysk natjager.

Pilot F/O Harry Lupton prøvede at nå Sverige, men kort før 01.00 den 30. august 1944 ramte flyet vandet nordøst for Anholt, omkring her.
6 flyvere fra ED327 har ingen kendt grav. Måske er den ukendte flyver i Falkenberg fra dette fly.

Den 8. september 1944 blev liget af Sgt Baron fundet i farvandet ud for Falkenberg, og den 12. september blev han begravet
Falkenbergs Skogskyrkogård, Sverige. (Kilde: FT 91-6-37) Han blev fundet her den 8. september 1944 (Kilde: Lars Wikander).

  Lancaster B.I ED327 (BH-R) from 300 (Polish) Squadron was on a bombing raid to Stettin here, when the plane was heavily damaged over
Jutland by a German night fighter.

Pilot F/O Harry Lupton tried to make it to Sweden, but the plane ditched northeast of Anholt about here shortly before 01:00 on 30 August 1944.
6 airmen from ED327 have no known grave. Maybe the Unknown Airman is from this plane.

The body of Sgt Baron was found off Falkenberg on 8 September 1944. He was buried on 12 September 1944 in Falkenberg Forest Cemetery, Sweden.
(Source: FT 91-6-37) He was found here on 8 September 1944. (Source: Lars Wikander)

See Bomber Command No. 300 (Polish) Squadron * The Poles on the Front Lines * No. 300 Polish Bomber Squadron * No 300 (Masovian) Squadron
Polish Air Forces in France and Great Britain.
This Lancaster - see Lancaster photos - took off from RAF Faldingworth in Lincolnshire.
5 airmen.