156 Squadron Mission Details
Target: Berlin
Mission Date: 23/11/1943
Mission Comments: Not quite sure why this is here - probably some ex156 members in the crew? Yep - Burton-Burgess
Rego Type Captain Departed Over Target Height Returned Flight Time Comments ORB Slide
JB284  Lancaster III  W/C HILTON  17:30          T/o 17.30 Wyton. Hit by Flak and crashed in the target area. Burials are reported from Doberitz, though all now lie in Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery W/C Hilton had flown at least sixty four operational sorties. His DSO had been gazetted on 10 March 1943; the DFM awarded to F/S Tucker was not published until 20 April 1945.