On Wednesday, 21 June 1944, (a part of) the aircraft of the 463 squadron (RAAF), took off for a mission to Scholven, Gelsenkirchen in Germany from a station (airfield) in or near Waddington.
One of the crew members was Flight Lieutenant E A L Smith RAAF. He departed for his mission at 23:03.
He flew with a Avro Lancaster (type I, with serial DV280 and code JO-S). His mission and of the other crew members was planned for Thursday, 22 June 1944.
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