156 Squadron Mission Details
Target: Training
Mission Date: 17/05/1944
Mission Comments:
Rego Type Captain Departed Over Target Height Returned Flight Time Comments ORB Slide
MF314    2ndLt WHITCHER  11:25          T/o 11.25 Bruntingthorpe for a navigational detail with a screened instructor, F/O Lance, two pupil pilots and a crew under training. Broke out of the cloud base, in a steep dive, and hit the ground at 1215 near Mendham, 11 miles WSW of Beccles, Suffolk.  Other Squadron