156 Squadron Mission Details
Target: Duisberg
Mission Date: 26/03/1943
Mission Comments: F/L Ackland was a prior member of 156 Sqn
Rego Type Captain Departed Over Target Height Returned Flight Time Comments ORB Slide
DK318    F/Lt ACKLAND            T/o 1930 Wyton. Last heard of calling for help at 22.30, believed in the region of the North Foreland. Both are commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial. This was the first operational loss of an Oboe equipped Mosquito. Issued to 109 Squadron on 9 August 1942, the Mosquito had flown 153.25 hours.