E.C. Munt crew 30.4.45.

30/04/1945 – Supply Dropping – Rotterdam
21 Aircraft were detailed to Supply dropping in the Rotterdam area. Crowds of Dutch were seen waving and cheering. The Operation was carried out successfully.

Lancaster Mk.I HK573 AA-H

F/S Eric Charles Munt, RAFVR NZ4211840 – Pilot.
F/S Milton Murray Billiman, RNZAF NZ436727 – Navigator.
F/S George Bernard Jones, RNZAF NZ431183 – Air Bomber.
W/O T. Taylor, RAFVR – Wireless Operator.
Sgt. N. Guest, RAFVR – Flight Engineer.
Sgt. J. Banks, RAFVR – Mid Upper Gunner.
Sgt. T. Benjamin, RAFVR – Rear Gunner.

Take Off 16:51 – Landed 19:33
Flight Time 02:42

02/05/1945 – Supply Dropping at Delft
21 Aircraft were detailed for Supply Dropping at Delft. This mission was successful. The crowd were not as large as usual, but more flags were observed. F/O E.Ohlson reported having seen Germans in barracks cheering and waving white flags. F/O R, Flamank saw Germans waving from gunposts on the coast.

Lancaster Mk.I HK593 JN-X

F/S Eric Charles Munt, RAFVR NZ4211840 – Pilot.
F/S Milton Murray Billiman, RNZAF NZ436727 – Navigator.
F/S George Bernard Jones, RNZAF NZ431183 – Air Bomber.
W/O T. Taylor, RAFVR – Wireless Operator.
Sgt. N. Guest, RAFVR – Flight Engineer.
Sgt. T. Benjamin, RAFVR – Rear Gunner.

Take Off 11:59 – Landed 14:25
Flight Time 02:26

16/06/1945 – Viewing the Effects of the Bombing Offensive
2 Aircraft were detailed for viewing the effects of the Bombing Offensive.

Lancaster Mk.I PB820 JN-V

F/O Eric Charles Munt, RAFVR NZ4211840 – Pilot.
F/S Milton Murray Billiman, RNZAF NZ436727 – Navigator.
F/S George Bernard Jones, RNZAF NZ431183 – Air Bomber.
W/O T. Taylor, RAFVR – Wireless Operator.
Sgt. N. Guest, RAFVR – Flight Engineer.
Sgt. J. Banks, RAFVR – Mid Upper Gunner.
Sgt T. Benjamin, RAFVR – Rear Gunner.
Sgt Cressey, Passenger .

Take Off 09:47 – Landed 14:15
Flight Time 04:28

25/06/1945 – Checking German Radar Equipment
21 aircraft were detailed for the Postmortem operation for checking German Radar Equipment. W/O S. Sutherland (JN.K)had to make an early return through flat accumulators, but took off again in JN.T and completed the operation. F/L S. Peryer (JN.V)had a petrol leak and made an early return on three engines.

Lancaster Mk.I PP663 JN-Z

F/O Eric Charles Munt, RAFVR NZ4211840 – Pilot.
F/S Milton Murray Billiman, RNZAF NZ436727 – Navigator.
F/S George Bernard Jones, RNZAF NZ431183 – Air Bomber.
W/O T. Taylor, RAFVR – Wireless Operator.
Sgt. N. Guest, RAFVR – Flight Engineer.
Sgt. J. Banks, RAFVR – Mid Upper Gunner.
Sgt. T. Benjamin, RAFVR – Rear Gunner.

Take Off 09:56 – Landed 16:02
Flight Time 06:06