PB132

 

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Air Historical Branch: Air Movement Cards

Air Historical Branch: Air Movement Cards

 

Date Target Notes Code Pilot Duration
1 14/06/44 Le Havre AA-Y F/L Washer 03:50
2 15/06/44 Valenciennes AA-Y F/L Washer 03:25
dnc 17/06/44 Montdidier AA-Y F/L Washer 03:15
3 21/06/44 Domleger AA-Y F/L Washer 02:45
4 23/06/44 L’Hey AA-Y S/L Berney 01:55
5 24/06/44 Rimeux AA-Y F/O Aitken 03:15
6 27/06/44 Biennais AA-Y S/L Berney 02:35
7 30/06/44 Villers Bocage AA-Y F/L Washer 02:51
8 15/07/44 Chalons Sur Marne AA-Y F/L Washer 06:30
dnc 17/07/44 Vaires AA-Y F/L Washer 01:55
9 18/07/44 Aulnoye AA-Y F/S Mulcahy 03:20
10 18/07/44 Cagny Hit by flak once AA-Y F/L Washer 02:50
11 23/07/44 Kiel AA-Y P/O O’Connor 05:25
12 24/07/44 Stuttgart AA-Y F/L Washer 07:10
dnc 25/07/44 Stuttgart icing AA-Y F/L Washer 02:50
13 28/07/44 Stuttgart AA-Y F/L Washer 07:40
14 30/07/44 Amaye Sur Seulles AA-Y F/L Washer 03:35
15 01/08/44 Le Nieppe AA-Y F/O Aitken 02:50
16 03/08/44 L’Isle Adam AA-Y F/L Washer 04:00
17 04/08/44 Bec D’Ambes AA-Y F/L Washer 07:40
18 05/08/44 Bassens AA-Y F/O Perfrement 07:58
19 12/08/44 Mining in the Gironde Estuary AA-Y F/O Brumwell 06:55
20 14/08/44 Hamel AA-Y F/O Brumwell 03:20
21 15/08/44 The Aerodrome at St. Trond AA-Y F/O Brumwell 03:45
22 15/08/44 The Aerodrome at St. Trond AA-Y F/S King 03:40
23 16/08/44 Stettin AA-Y F/L Washer 08:30
24 25/08/44 Russelsheim AA-Y F/L Washer 07:46
25 26/08/44 Kiel AA-Y F/L Washer 05:29
26 29/08/44 Stettin AA-Y F/L Washer 09:30
27 05/09/44 Le Havre AA-Y F/L Washer 03:40
28 06/09/44 Harqueboc Le Havre AA-Y F/O Ford 03:40
dnc 08/09/44 Doudenville returned with bomb load – cloud obscured target. AA-Y F/O Ford 03:55
29 10/09/44 Montivilliers Listed in ORB as PB432 but in absence of this serial actually existing in the squadron I suspect it’s a typo and should be PB132. as a second note, the logbook of Reg Weeden, Nav, lists N, rather than Y, which should be noted as the crew did fly 132 a number of time and in all other instances it is recorded as Y……… AA-Y F/O Ford 03:44
30 11/09/44 Kamen HK562 hit by flak 4 times (AC) PB421 ‘K’ once, PB132 ‘Y’ 3 times. HK574 ‘R’ – struck by a packet of Window AA-Y F/O Aitken 04:30
31 12/09/44 Frankfurt AA-Y F/O Aitken 06:31
32 16/09/44 Moerdijk AA-Y F/L Washer 02:34
33 17/09/44 Emmerich AA-Y F/L Washer 03:03
34 20/09/44 Calais AA-Y S/L Rodgers 03:00
35 25/09/44 Calais AA-Y F/S Cooper 03:50
36 27/09/44 Calais AA-Y F/O Ford 02:45
dnc 28/09/44 Calais Abandoned owing to low cloud AA-Y F/O Ford 03:00
37 03/10/44 the West Kapelle Dyke AA-Y F/O Ford 02:55
38 05/10/44 Saarbrucken AA-Y F/O Ford 05:25
39 06/10/44 Dortmund AA-Y F/O Ford 05:35
40 07/10/44 Emmerich AA-Y F/O Ford 04:10
41 14/10/44 Duisburg JN-Z F/O Boyer 03:56
42 18/10/44 Bonn AA-Y F/O Johnson 04:50
43 19/10/44 Stuttgart AA-Y F/O Ford 05:50
44 21/10/44 Flushing AA-Y F/O Ford 02:40
45 23/10/44 Essen AA-Y F/O Ford 05:05
46 25/10/44 Essen AA-Y F/O Ford 03:55
47 26/10/44 Leverkusen AA-Y F/S Osbourne 04:25
48 29/10/44 West Kapelle AA-Y F/O Spain 02:23
49 30/10/44 Wessling AA-Y F/O Kilpatrick 04:40
50 31/10/44 Bottrop AA-Y F/L Wakelin 04:45
51 28/11/44 Neuss AA-X F/O Sadgrove 04:20
52 30/11/44 Osterfeld AA-X P/O Cooper 04:04
53 08/12/44 Duisburg Hit by flak once AA-X F/O Sadgrove 04:08
54 11/12/44 Osterfeld AA-X F/O Sadgrove 04:17
55 16/12/44 Siegen AA-X F/O Sadgrove 05:49
56 21/12/44 Trier Bomb load 1 x 4,000 H.C., 8 x 500 ANM, 2 x 500 M.C., 6 x 250 G.P. Primary target Trier. Gunners saw target through gap, seemed well hit. AA-X F/O Leadley 04:31
57 28/12/44 Gremberg M/Y at Cologne AA-X F/O Crawford 05:12
58 31/12/44 Vohwinkel AA-X F/O Sadgrove 04:55
59 01/01/45 Vohwinkel AA-X P/O Sadgrove 05:34
60 11/01/45 Krefeld AA-X F/O Stevens 05:12
61 13/01/45 Saarbrucken AA-X F/O Stevens 07:42
62 15/01/45 Langendreer Hit by flak once AA-X F/O Stevens 05:13
63 16/01/45 Wanne Eickel AA-X F/O Stevens 05:34
64 22/01/45 Duisburg AA-X F/O Sadgrove 04:26
65 28/01/45 Cologne (Gremberg) AA-X P/O Sadgrove 05:58
66 01/02/45 Munchen Gladbach AA-X F/O Sadgrove 05:16
67 02/02/45 Wiesbaden AA-X F/O Sadgrove 05:29
68 03/02/45 Dortmund AA-X F/O Sadgrove 04:48
69 09/02/45 Hohenbudburg AA-X F/L Sadgrove 04:29
70 13/02/45 Dresden AA-X F/L Sadgrove 09:15
71 18/02/45 Wesel AA-X W/O Ohlson 05:19
72 19/02/45 Wesel AA-X W/O Ohlson 04:47
73 20/02/45 Dortmund AA-X F/O Egglestone 05:40
74 22/02/45 Osterfeld AA-X F/L Sadgrove 05:22
75 04/03/45 Wanne Eickel AA-X F/O Watson 04:47
76 09/03/45 Datteln AA-X F/O Watson 05:19
77 29/03/45 Salzgitter AA-T F/S Urlich 06:43
78 04/04/45 Attack on Meresburg AA-T F/O Scott 08:07
79 09/04/45 Attack on Kiel AA-T F/S Good 06:36
80 13/04/45 Attack on Kiel AA-T F/L Taylor 05:38
81 14/04/45 Attack on Potsdam AA-T F/O Baynes 08:46
82 29/04/45 Supply Dropping in the Delf Area AA-T F/O Good 02:41
83 30/04/45 Supply Dropping – Rotterdam AA-T W/O Urlich 02:47
84 02/05/45 Supply Dropping at Delft AA-T F/O Brinsden 02:25
85 07/05/45 Supply Dropping at Delft AA-T W/O Urlich 02:23
86 09/05/45 Repatriation of Prisoners of War AA-T F/L Banks 05:59
87 10/05/45 Repatriation of Prisoners of War from Juvincourt AA-T W/O Urlich 06:17
88 11/05/45 Repatriation of Prisoners of War at Juvincourt AA-T F/S Reay 06:46
89 12/05/45 Evacuation of Prisoners of War from Juvincourt AA-T F/O Brinsden 05:32
90 14/05/45 Evacuation of Prisoners of War from Juvincourt AA-T W/O Urlich 06:23
91 23/05/45 Evacuation of Prisoners of War from Juvincourt AA-T F/O Scott 05:44
92 25/05/45 Repatriation of Belgian Refugees AA-T F/O Urlich 04:49
93 18/06/45 Viewing the Effects of the Bombing Offensive AA-T F/S Daly 04:36
94 22/06/45 Viewing the Effects of the Bombing Offensive Recorded as PB136, however only instance. Letter designator suggests this a/c is actually PB132 AA-T F/O Baynes 04:29
95 23/06/45 Viewing the Effects of the Bombing Offensive AA-T F/O Shearer 04:22
96 25/06/45 Checking German Radar Equipment AA-T W/C Baigent 05:56
97 29/06/45 Checking German Radar Equipment AA-T F/O Shearer 05:33
Total Op hours 414:31