156 Squadron Mission Details
Target: Mailly Le Camp
Mission Date: 3/05/1944
Mission Comments:
Rego Type Captain Departed Over Target Height Returned Flight Time Comments ORB Slide
LL753  Lancaster I  P/O JACKSON  22:11          T/O 2211 Wickenby to attack the miliyary camp. Shot down whilst closing on the AP and exploded with great force near Breuvery-sur-Coole (Marne), 12 km SSW of Chalons-sur-Marne. P/O Jackson and his Canadian tail gunner lie in Breuvery-sur-Coole Churchyard. The others are commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial