HK593

 

Air Historical Branch: Air Movement Cards

Air Historical Branch: Air Movement Cards – HK593

Date Target Notes Code Pilot Duration
1 03/08/44 L’Isle Adam Listed as HK953, however this number exceeds the range for this group of aircraft, so must assume to be a typo AA-H F/S Moore 03:50
2 04/08/44 Bec D’Ambes Listed as HK953 AA-H F/S Moore 07:45
3 05/08/44 Bassens AA-H F/O Brunton 08:00
4 07/08/44 Mare De Magne AA-H F/S Moore 03:03
5 08/08/44 Lucheux Listed as HK953 AA-H F/S Moore 03:10
6 11/08/44 Lens Listed as HK953 AA-H F/S Moore 03:30
7 16/08/44 Stettin AA-H F/S Moore 08:11
8 18/08/44 Bremen AA-H F/S Moore 02:34
9 25/08/44 Russelsheim Listed as HK953 AA-H F/S Moore 08:22
10 26/08/44 Kiel Listed as HK953 AA-H F/S Moore 05:14
11 29/08/44 Stettin AA-H F/O Martyn 09:40
12 31/08/44 Pont Reny Listed as HK953 AA-H F/O Dare 03:10
13 05/09/44 Le Havre Listed as HK953 AA-H F/S Moore 03:28
14 08/09/44 Doudenville AA-H F/S Moore 03:15
15 10/09/44 Montivilliers Listed as HK953 AA-H F/S Moore 03:58
16 11/09/44 Kamen Listed as HK953 AA-H F/S Moore 04:22
17 16/09/44 Moerdijk Listed as HK953 AA-H F/S Moore 02:47
18 20/09/44 Calais AA-H P/O Moore 02:55
19 23/09/44 Neuss Listed as HK953 AA-H F/O Moore 03:50
20 25/09/44 Calais AA-H F/O Moore 03:06
21 27/09/44 Calais Listed as HK953 AA-H P/O Moore 03:09
22 03/10/44 West Kapelle Dyke Listed as HK953 AA-H F/O Friedrich 02:54
23 05/10/44 Saarbrucken Listed as HK953 AA-H F/O Moore 05:59
24 06/10/44 Dortmund LListed as HK953 AA-H P/O Moore 05:54
25 07/10/44 Emmerich Listed as HK953 AA-H P/O Moore 03:49
26 14/10/44 Duisburg Listed as HK953 AA-H F/S Elmslie 04:23
27 19/10/44 Stuttgart AA-H W/O Baines 05:58
28 21/10/44 Flushing LListed as HK953 AA-H W/O Baines 02:55
29 23/10/44 Essen Listed as HK953 AA-H W/O Baines 05:01
30 25/10/44 Essen Listed as HK953 AA-H W/O Baines 04:06
31 29/10/44 West Kapelle AA-H W/O Baines 02:26
32 30/10/44 Cologne Listed as HK953 AA-H P/O Baines 05:26
33 02/11/44 Homberg AA-H P/O Baines 04:12
34 04/11/44 Solingen AA-H F/O Baines 04:31
35 05/11/44 Solingen AA-H F/S Leadley 05:14
36 06/11/44 Coblenz HK593 (P/O Leadley & crew), was briefly attacked by a JU 88 night-fighter without success. AA-H P/O Leadley 05:15
37 08/11/44 Homberg AA-H P/O Baines 04:27
38 11/11/44 Castrop Rauxel AA-H P/O Baines 04:26
39 15/11/44 Dortmund AA-H F/O Glossop 05:04
40 16/11/44 Heinsberg AA-H P/O Baines 03:53
41 20/11/44 Homberg AA-H F/O Baines 04:21
42 21/11/44 Homberg AA-H F/O Baines 03:49
43 23/11/44 Gelsenkirchen AA-H F/O Kilpatrick 04:25
44 27/11/44 Cologne Marshalling Yard Possibly a typo – M looks very much like H – the designator this aircraft had for its preceeding 43 Ops Bomb load 1 x 4,000 H.C., 16 x 500 M.C., Primary target Cologne M/Y. Landed at Manston on two engines. Hit by flak 20 times (AC) Landed at Manston, crew unhurt. P/O Leadley awarded Imm DFC for bravery and fortitude on return flight with heavily damaged aircraft
From Don Day’s logbook ‘s/c on 3 engines, bomber late – shot up by flak landed Marston with 1 1/2 engines
AA-M F/O Leadley 04:57
45 13/02/45 Dresden JN-X F/O Flamank 08:26
46 16/02/45 Wesel JN-X F/O Flamank 05:28
47 19/02/45 Wesel JN-X P/O Shaw 05:22
dnc 02/03/45 Cologne JN-X F/O Barr 05:27
48 04/03/45 Wanne Eickel JN-X W/O Opie 04:45
dnc 05/03/45 Gelsenkirchen A/C returned early owing to engine trouble JN-X F/O Cleminson 01:05
49 07/03/45 Dessau JN-X F/O Cox 09:08
50 09/03/45 Datteln JN-X F/O Rangiuaia 05:18
51 10/03/45 Gelsenkirchen Buer JN-X F/O Sinclair 04:45
52 11/03/45 Essen JN-X F/O Sinclair 05:27
53 12/03/45 Dortmund JN-X P/O Amohanga 05:43
54 14/03/45 Heinrich Hutte JN-X P/O Amohanga 05:02
55 17/03/45 Auguste Viktoria JN-X F/O Shaw 05:11
56 21/03/45 Munster Viaduct JN-X F/L Alexander 05:37
57 27/03/45 Hamm (Sachsen) JN-X F/O Cleminson 05:35
58 29/03/45 Salzgitter JN-X F/S Meharry 06:35
59 09/04/45 Attack on Kiel JN-X W/O Opie 06:17
60 13/04/45 Attack on Kiel JN-X P/O Cleminson 05:51
61 14/04/45 Attack on Potsdam JN-X F/O Cleminson 08:27
62 18/04/45 Attack on Heligoland JN-X F/O Cleminson 04:54
63 20/04/45 Attack on Regensburg JN-X F/S Reddish 07:26
64 24/04/45 Attack on Bad Oldesloe JN-X F/S Meharry 05:29
65 01/05/45 Supply Dropping at Delft JN-X F/S Meharry 02:24
66 02/05/45 Supply Dropping at Delft JN-X F/S Munt 02:26
67 03/05/45 Supply Dropping at Delft and the Hague JN-X F/O Cleminson 02:21
68 07/05/45 Supply Dropping at Delft JN-X F/O Cleminson 02:33
69 14/05/45 Evacuation of Prisoners of War from Juvincourt JN-X F/L Peryer 05:23
 Total Op hours 228:02