Handley Page Halifax II

DT499 D

One in batch DT481 to DT526 delivered from E.E. Salmesbury, Preston between 22/08/1942 and 26/09/1942
               
    Pilot Bomb Aimer Observer Wireless Operator Rear Gunner Mid Upper Gunner Flight Engineer 2nd Pilot
                   
27/10/1942 Maleme M D Gribbin   P P Siebert D Windle P Ellison W Stevens J W Thain  
29/10/1942 Maleme B J Gibbons   F Lally J E A S Triggle F J Falkoski J F Patterson R R Manning  
31/10/1942 Maleme M D Gribbin   P P Siebert W N Guertin P Ellison W Stevens J W Thain  
                   
02/11/1942 Maleme J C Murray   J V Watts B Bevan E M Cottrell J L O'May L E Tomkins  
04/11/1942 Maleme J C Murray   F Lally C E Simpson E M Cottrell C G W Howells J W Thain  
05/11/1942 'Battle Area' M D Gribbin   P P Siebert A J Jones P Ellison W Stevens A R Hessel  
                   
                   
Also served with OAPU and ADRU
Landed after 05/11/1942 Op with a bomb 'hung up' which fell off catching the aircraft alight, all crew escaped. Struck off Charge 29/11/1942