NF981

 

Air Historical Branch: Air Movement Cards

Air Historical Branch: Air Movement Cards – NF981

Date Target Notes Code Pilot Duration
1 10/09/44 Montivilliers JN-Y F/L Andrew 03:50
2 11/09/44 Mining in the Baltic Sea JN-Y F/O Smith 07:32
3 17/09/44 Boulogne JN-Y F/O Robertson 02:50
4 20/09/44 Calais JN-Y F/L Andrew 03:23
5 23/09/44 Neuss JN-Y F/L Andrew 03:48
6 25/09/44 Calais JN-Y F/L Andrew 02:40
7 26/09/44 Cap Gris Nez JN-Y F/S McCartin 02:21
8 27/09/44 Calais JN-Y F/L Andrew 02:43
9 04/10/44 Mining in the Kattegat Area JN-Y P/O Southward 08:01
10 05/10/44 Saarbrucken JN-Y F/L Andrew 05:21
11 06/10/44 Dortmund JN-Y F/L Andrew 05:34
12 07/10/44 Emmerich JN-Y F/O Cuming 03:53
13 14/10/44 Duisburg Hit by flak once JN-Y F/O Cuming 04:33
14 18/10/44 Bonn Hit by flak once (AC) JN-Y F/O Smith 05:08
15 19/10/44 Stuttgart JN-Y F/L Andrew 05:48
16 21/10/44 Flushing JN-Y F/O Cooper 02:40
17 23/10/44 Essen JN-Y F/L Andrew 05:00
18 25/10/44 Essen JN-Y F/L Andrew 04:27
19 26/10/44 Leverkusen JN-Y F/L Andrew 04:11
20 28/10/44 Flushing JN-Y F/O Scott 02:14
21 29/10/44 West Kapelle JN-Y F/S Williams 02:24
22 30/10/44 Cologne JN-Y F/S Williams 05:00
23 31/10/44 Cologne JN-Y F/O Butler 04:25
24 02/11/44 Homberg Hit by flak 8 times (AC) NF981, flown by F/L V Andrew & crew, was hit by heavy flak over the target and the starboard outer engine caught fire. After repeated attempts to quell the flames, it was finally extinguished with difficulty and the aircraft was nursed back to base on three engines. JN-Y F/L Andrew 04:20
25 15/11/44 Dortmund JN-Y F/O Robertson 04:50
26 16/11/44 Heinsberg JN-Y F/S Williams 03:53
27 20/11/44 Homberg JN-Y F/S Williams 04:25
28 21/11/44 Homberg Hit by flak once JN-Y F/O Williams 04:07
29 23/11/44 Gelsenkirchen JN-Y F/O Cuming 04:50
30 27/11/44 Cologne Marshalling Yard JN-Y F/O Cuming 04:29
31 28/11/44 Neuss JN-Y F/O Cuming 04:35
32 02/12/44 Dortmund JN-Y S/L Bailey 04:29
33 05/12/44 Hamm Marshalling Yards JN-Y F/O Cumberpatch 04:18
34 08/12/44 Duisburg JN-Y F/O Cuming 04:19
35 11/12/44 Osterfeld JN-Y F/L Hannan 04:23
36 16/12/44 Siegen JN-Y F/L McDonald 05:47
37 21/12/44 Trier JN-Y F/L McDonald 04:59
38 23/12/44 Trier Hit by flak once JN-Y F/L McDonald 04:28
39 28/12/44 Gremberg M/Y at Cologne JN-Y F/L McDonald 04:58
40 31/12/44 Vohwinkel JN-Y F/L McDonald 04:51
dnc 06/01/45 Neuss Returned early owing to technical problems JN-Y F/L Hannan 04:30
41 11/01/45 Krefeld JN-Y F/L McDonald 04:46
42 15/01/45 Langendreer JN-Y F/L McDonald 05:06
43 16/01/45 Wanne Eickel JN-Y F/L McDonald 04:58
44 22/01/45 Duisburg JN-Y P/O Williams 04:37
45 28/01/45 Cologne (Gremberg) Hit by flak 4 times JN-Y F/L McDonald 05:55
46 01/02/45 Munchen Gladbach JN-Y F/L Hannan 05:59
47 02/02/45 Wiesbaden JN-Y F/O Hannan 05:08
48 12/03/45 Dortmund JN-Y F/L Taylor 05:42
49 20/03/45 Hamm JN-K F/O Russell 05:39
50 21/03/45 Munster Viaduct JN-K F/S Hamilton 05:20
51 14/04/45 Potsdam JN-D F/O Lumsden 08:36
52 18/04/45 Heligoland JN-D W/O Treewheela 04:54
53 20/04/45 Regensburg JN-D F/S Mallon 07:21
54 24/04/45 Bad Oldesloe JN-D F/O Lumsden 05:51
55 30/04/45 Supply Dropping – Rotterdam JN-D F/O Opie 02:40
56 01/05/45 Supply Dropping at Delft JN-D F/O Lumsden 02:24
57 02/05/45 Supply Dropping at Delft JN-D F/O Turnbull 02:24
58 04/05/45 Supply Dropping at the Hague and Delft JN-D F/O Lumsden 02:25
59 07/05/45 Supply Dropping at Delft JN-D F/O Rangiuaia 02:35
60 10/05/45 Repatriation of Prisoners of War from Juvincourt JN-D F/O Lumsden 06:27
61 11/05/45 Repatriation of Prisoners of War at Juvincourt JN-D F/L Stevenson 04:37
62 13/05/45 Evacuation of Prisoners of War from Juvincourt JN-D F/O Lumsden 04:25
63 15/05/45 Repatriation of Prisoners of War from Juvincourt JN-D F/O Cleminson 06:23
64 04/06/45 Viewing the Effects of the Bombing Offensive JN-D F/S Meharry 04:11
65 09/06/45 Viewing the Effects of the Bombing Offensive JN-D F/O Good 06:16
66 25/06/45 Checking German Radar Equipment JN-D F/O Ware 06:18
Total Op hours 260:09