Halifax HR987 was one of twenty-one aircraft No. 35 Squadron detailed to attack Hanover on the night of 27th / 28th September 1943.
Its seven-man crew comprised:
- BG Glover (Pilot)
- J Brett (Air Bomber)
- EH Williams (Navigator)
- AW Griffiths (Wireless Operator)
- PC Potter (Air Gunner)
- WC Connelly (Air Gunner)
- TS Redpath (Flight Engineer)
The movement card (AIR78) shows that the aircraft was classified as FB/AC. It was allocated to Handley Page (for repair) and was not returned to the squadron.
AM Form 1180
- To be obtained from RAF Museum