HK576

 

Air Historical Branch: Air Movement Cards

Air Historical Branch: Air Movement Cards – HK576

 

Date Target Notes Code Pilot Duration
1 30/07/44 Amaye Sur Seulles AA-G P/O Glossop 03:30
2 01/08/44 Le Nieppe Hit by flak once AA-G P/O Glossop 02:45
3 03/08/44 L’Isle Adam AA-G P/O Layton 04:02
4 04/08/44 Bec D’Ambes AA-G P/O Layton 08:00
5 05/08/44 Bassens AA-G F/O Rees 08:10
6 08/08/44 Lucheux AA-G F/O Rees 03:17
7 25/08/44 Russelsheim AA-G F/O Glossop 07:46
8 31/08/44 Pont Reny AA-G F/O Glossop 03:12
9 05/09/44 Le Havre AA-G F/O Glossop 03:36
10 06/09/44 Harqueboc Le Havre AA-G F/O Glossop 03:45
11 06/09/44 Harqueboc Le Havre AA-G F/O Southward 03:46
12 08/09/44 Doudenville AA-G F/S Galletly 03:28
13 10/09/44 Montivilliers AA-G F/O Layton 04:01
14 11/09/44 Kamen AA-G F/O Rees 04:30
15 20/09/44 Calais AA-G F/O Glossop 02:42
16 23/09/44 Neuss AA-G F/O Rees 04:05
17 23/09/44 Neuss AA-G F/O Glossop 03:57
18 25/09/44 Calais AA-G F/O Glossop 02:48
19 26/09/44 Cap Gris Nez AA-G F/O Martyn 02:33
20 03/10/44 West Kapelle Dyke AA-G W/O Baines 02:58
21 14/10/44 Duisburg AA-G F/O Glossop 02:41
22 14/10/44 Duisburg(2) AA-G F/O Glossop 04:19
23 18/10/44 Bonn AA-G F/O Gawith 04:38
24 25/10/44 Essen AA-G F/O Robertson 03:49
25 28/10/44 Flushing Hit by flak 4 times AA-G F/O Rees 02:28
26 30/10/44 Cologne AA-G F/O Cooper 05:20
27 31/10/44 Cologne AA-G F/S Tweed 04:31
28 02/11/44 Homberg Hit by flak once AA-G F/O Cumberpatch 04:02
29 04/11/44 Solingen AA-G F/O Cumberpatch 04:16
30 05/11/44 Solingen AA-G F/O Cumberpatch 04:51
31 06/11/44 Coblenz AA-G F/O Cumberpatch 05:07
32 08/11/44 Homberg Hit by flak 30 times (AC) AA-G F/O Bright 04:20
33 30/11/44 Osterfeld Hit by flak twice AA-G F/O Bright 03:46
34 02/12/44 Dortmund AA-G F/O Abraham 04:04
35 04/12/44 Oberhausen AA-G F/O Abraham 03:49
36 05/12/44 Hamm Marshalling Yards AA-G F/S O’Malley 04:54
37 08/12/44 Duisburg AA-G P/O Parsons 04:39
38 11/12/44 Osterfeld AA-G F/O Abraham 04:10
39 12/12/44 Witten AA-G F/O Abraham 04:47
40 12/12/44 Witten HK562, F/S Zinzan & crew, was damaged in a heavy landing and the Air Bomber, F/O Mesure, sustained a broken leg. AA-G F/S Zinzan 05:20
41 21/12/44 Trier Hit by flak once AA-G F/O Glossop 03:32
42 23/12/44 Trier AA-G F/O Parsons 04:27
43 27/12/44 Rheydt HK576, F/O Pearson & crew, witnessed one such aircraft bombing from 23,000ft, that appeared to collide with a Lancaster flying alongside, which went down in a spin. AA-G F/O Pearson 04:13
44 28/12/44 Gremberg M/Y at Cologne AA-G F/O Pearson 05:04
45 31/12/44 Vohwinkel HK567, F/S O’Malley & crew, reported a marked overshoot of their bombs after noting that one aircraft was bombing from a higher altitude above their stream. They were forced to dodge its bombs before releasing their own. AA-G F/S O’Malley 04:53
46 01/01/45 Vohwinkel AA-G F/S O’Malley 05:40
47 03/01/45 Dortmund Oil Refinery AA-G F/O Pearson 05:24
48 05/01/45 Ludwigshafen AA-G F/S Russell 06:18
49 06/01/45 Neuss AA-G F/S Thorpe 05:06
50 11/01/45 Krefeld AA-G F/O Davies 05:38
51 13/01/45 Saarbrucken AA-G F/O Pearson 06:03
52 15/01/45 Langendreer Hit by flak once AA-G F/O Pearson 05:24
53 28/01/45 Cologne (Gremberg) AA-G P/O Rothwell 05:50
54 02/02/45 Wiesbaden AA-G F/O Rothwell 05:42
55 09/02/45 Hohenbudburg AA-G F/L Plummer 04:35
56 13/02/45 Dresden AA-G F/O Layton 08:02
57 16/02/45 Wesel AA-G F/S Klitscher 05:07
58 18/02/45 Wesel AA-G F/S Klitscher 05:00
59 19/02/45 Wesel AA-G F/S Klitscher 05:05
60 20/02/45 Dortmund AA-G F/O Rothwell 05:35
61 22/02/45 Osterfeld AA-G F/O Russell 05:05
62 23/02/45 Gelsenkirchen AA-G F/O Rothwell 05:44
63 25/02/45 Kamen AA-G F/O Rothwell 05:18
64 26/02/45 Dortmund AA-G F/O Russell 05:26
65 27/02/45 Gelsenkirchen AA-G F/O Rothwell 05:02
66 01/03/45 Kamen AA-G F/O Rothwell 05:41
1 02/03/45 Cologne AA-G F/S Lukins 05:16
67 09/03/45 Datteln AA-G F/S McLernon 05:12
68 10/03/45 Gelsenkirchen Buer AA-G F/O Rothwell 05:08
69 14/03/45 Heinrich Hutte AA-G F/S Fairbairn 04:52
70 09/05/45 Repatriation of Prisoners of War AA-L S/L Parker 05:58
71 11/05/45 Repatriation of Prisoners of War at Juvincourt AA-L F/O Baynes 06:05
72 12/05/45 Evacuation of Prisoners of War from Juvincourt AA-L F/L Westbrooke 05:31
73 14/05/45 Evacuation of Prisoners of War from Juvincourt AA-L F/L Watson 06:12
74 18/06/45 Viewing the Effects of the Bombing Offensive AA-L F/O Young 04:29
75 25/06/45 Checking German Radar Equipment AA-L F/O Reay 05:52
76 29/06/45 Checking German Radar Equipment AA-L F/L Butler 05:35
 Total Op hours 367:46