J.A. Sutherland crew 14.06.45

14/06/1945 – Viewing the Effects of the Bombing Offensive
5 Aircraft were detailed for viewing the effects of the Bombing Offensive.

Lancaster Mk.I PP663 JN-Z

F/S James Alexander Sutherland, RNZAF NZ425750 – Pilot.
F/O Thomas Noel Ellery, RNZAF NZ433257 – Navigator.
F/S George Victor Morrison, RNZAF NZ425282 – Air Bomber.
Sgt. J. Hewitson, RAFVR – Wireless Operator.
Sgt. G. Stott, RAFVR – Flight Engineer.
Sgt. N. Trimbee, RAFVR – Mid Upper Gunner.
Sgt. J. Sangster, RAFVR – Rear Gunner.

Take Off 14:57 – Landed 21:14
Flight Time 06:17

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 HK600 JN-K

W/O James Alexander Sutherland, RNZAF NZ425750 – Pilot.
F/O Thomas Noel Ellery, RNZAF NZ433257 – Navigator.
F/S George Victor Morrison, RNZAF NZ425282 – Air Bomber.
Sgt. J. Hewitson, RAFVR – Wireless Operator.
Sgt. G. Stott, RAFVR – Flight Engineer.
Sgt. N. Trimbee, RAFVR – Mid Upper Gunner.
Sgt J. Sangster, RAFVR – Rear Gunner.

Take Off 09:57 – Landed 10:12
Flight Time 00:15