On Sunday, 14 January 1945, (a part of) the aircraft of the 50 squadron (RAAF), took off for a mission to Leuna in Germany from a station (airfield) in or near Skellingthorpe.
One of the crew members was Flight Sergeant W E Boutcher RAAF. He departed for his mission at 15:55.
He flew with a Avro Lancaster (type I, with serial LM234 and code VN-K). His mission and of the other crew members was planned for Monday, 15 January 1945.
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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