NN747 “Dogsbody Again”

Air Historical Branch: Air Movement Cards

Air Historical Branch: Air Movement Cards – NN747

Date Target Notes Code Pilot Duration
1 11/11/44 Castrop Rauxel JN-O F/O Butler 04:20
2 15/11/44 Dortmund JN-O P/O Baines 04:57
3 16/11/44 Heinsberg JN-O P/O Boyer 03:17
4 20/11/44 Homberg JN-O F/O Boyer 04:22
5 21/11/44 Homberg JN-O P/O Boyer 04:07
6 23/11/44 Gelsenkirchen JN-O F/O McIntosh 04:51
7 27/11/44 Cologne Marshalling Yard Hit by flak twice JN-O F/O Wood 04:25
8 28/11/44 Neuss JN-O F/O Boyer 03:57
9 30/11/44 Osterfeld Hit by flak twice JN-O F/O McDonald 04:05
10 02/12/44 Dortmund JN-O F/S Jones 04:23
11 04/12/44 Oberhausen JN-O F/S Jones 03:47
12 05/12/44 Hamm Marshalling Yards JN-O P/O McDonald 04:36
13 06/12/44 Mersburg Leuna Oil Refinery JN-O F/S Jones 07:01
14 08/12/44 Duisburg Hit by flak once JN-O F/S Jones 04:38
15 11/12/44 Osterfeld JN-O F/S Jones 04:17
16 16/12/44 Siegen JN-O F/O Hooper 05:54
17 21/12/44 Trier JN-O F/L Hannan 04:59
18 23/12/44 Trier JN-O F/O Jones 04:22
19 27/12/44 Rheydt JN-O F/O Jones 04:25
20 28/12/44 Gremberg M/Y at Cologne JN-O F/O Jones 05:08
21 31/12/44 Vohwinkel JN-O F/O Jones 04:56
22 01/01/45 Vohwinkel JN-O P/O Jones 06:10
23 03/01/45 Dortmund Oil Refinery JN-O P/O Jones 05:15
24 05/01/45 Ludwigshafen JN-O F/O Jones 05:42
25 06/01/45 Neuss JN-O P/O Jones 04:35
26 11/01/45 Krefeld JN-O F/O Jones 04:54
27 13/01/45 Saarbrucken JN-O F/O Jones 07:10
28 15/01/45 Langendreer JN-O F/O Jones 05:11
29 28/01/45 Cologne (Gremberg) JN-O F/L Jones 05:29
30 14/02/45 Chemnitz JN-O F/L Jones 08:25
31 16/02/45 Wesel JN-O F/L Thomson 05:20
32 18/02/45 Wesel JN-O F/L Jones 05:02
33 19/02/45 Wesel JN-O F/L Jones 05:10
34 20/02/45 Dortmund JN-O F/O Flamank 05:57
dnc 22/02/45 Osterfeld JN-O F/L Jones 04:28
35 27/02/45 Gelsenkirchen JN-O F/O Stevenson 05:05
36 28/02/45 Nordstern (Gelsenkirchen) JN-O F/L Jones 04:35
37 01/03/45 Kamen Bomb load 1 x 4,000 H.C., 10 x 500 ANM., 2 Minro. Primary targey Kamen. Returned at 10,000 across France as R.G. had no oxygen. JN-O F/L Simpson 05:24
dnc 02/03/45 Cologne JN-O F/S Treewheela 05:15
38 04/03/45 Wanne Eickel Bomb load 1 x 4,000 H.C., 12 x 500 ANM., 2 x 500 M.C. 2 x Munro. Wanne Eickel. Concentration of aircraft very good. All bombs away in 10 seconds. JN-O F/L Simpson 04:32
39 05/03/45 Gelsenkirchen JN-O F/L Clement 05:13
40 11/03/45 Essen JN-O F/O Rangiuaia 05:19
41 12/03/45 Dortmund JN-O F/O Flamank 05:53
42 14/03/45 Heinrich Hutte JN-O F/S Treewheela 04:52
43 29/03/45 Salzgitter AA-D F/O Adamson 06:51
44 14/04/45 Attack on Potsdam AA-D F/L Adamson 08:27
45 18/04/45 Attack on Heligoland AA-D F/S Clarkson 04:49
46 20/04/45 Attack on Regensburg AA-D F/O Elliot 07:29
47 24/04/45 Attack on Bad Oldesloe AA-D F/L Adamson 05:48
48 01/05/45 Supply Dropping at Delft AA-D F/S Hamilton 02:21
49 02/05/45 Supply Dropping at Delft AA-D F/L Westbrooke 02:24
50 04/05/45 Supply Dropping at the Hague and Delft AA-D F/L Adamson 02:26
51 13/05/45 Evacuation of Prisoners of War from Juvincourt AA-D F/S Reay 03:49
52 14/05/45 Evacuation of Prisoners of War from Juvincourt AA-D P/O Milsom 05:36
53 23/05/45 Evacuation of Prisoners of War from Juvincourt AA-D F/S Hamilton 05:34
54 24/05/45 Repatriation of Belgian Refugees to Brussells AA-D F/O McLernon 05:27
55 26/05/45 Repatriation of Belgian Refugees to Brussells and Exprisoners of War to England  Aircraft collided whilst taxying at Brussels and wing was damaged. Some of the crew were bought back in AA-J (no a/c with ‘J’ designator on this Op ) AA-D F/L Lukins not recorded
56 17/06/45 Viewing the Effects of the Bombing Offensive AA-D F/O Russell 05:24
57 19/06/45 Viewing the Effects of the Bombing Offensive AA-D F/O Sinclair 04:41
58 23/06/45 Viewing the Effects of the Bombing Offensive AA-D F/L Adamson 04:54
59 24/06/45 Viewing the Effects of the Bombing Offensive AA-D F/O McLeod 04:28
60 25/06/45 Checking German Radar Equipment AA-D F/O Hamilton 06:28
61 29/06/45 Checking German Radar Equipment AA-O S/L McKenna 05:33
Total Op hours 255:07