On Thursday, 20 January 1944, (a part of) the aircraft of the 102 squadron (RAF), took off for a mission to Berlin in Germany from a station (airfield) in or near Pocklington.
One of the crew members was Flying Officer J Nelson. He departed for his mission at 16:35.
He flew with a Handley Page Halifax (type II, with serial HX187 and code DY-H). His mission and of the other crew members was planned for Friday, 21 January 1944.
Information about aircraft who did not return from this mission can be found here. Information about the other crew members on this flight can be found at this website (Aircrew Remembered). This website also provides the flight information for this record.
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