Herbert (GR)

The Squadron’s Operations Record Book shows that GR Herbert was the Captain of a 35 Squadron aircraft on the following sorties:

  1. 12/05/1943 Duisburg
  2. 13/05/1943 Bochum
  3. 25/05/1943 Dusseldorf
  4. 27/05/1943 Essen
  5. 29/05/1943 Wuppertal
  6. 11/06/1943 Munster (Failed to Return)

The following shows the composition of his crew on these sorties, along with the number of sorties undertaken by each airman as part of his crew (as recorded in the squadron’s Operations Record Book). It should be noted that some of these sorties may have been aborted and therefore would not have counted for the purposes of their “Operational Tour”. Details of all flights (including training flights) will be recorded in their Flying Log Books:

(Pilot)George Racine Herbert6
(Navigator)Ernest Cassingham5
W Williams1
(Air Bomber)Robert Hubert Makin6
(Wireless Operator)Francis Joseph Greenwood6
(Air Gunner)Archibald Victor Wallace6
Ronald Henry Boone6
(Flight Engineer) Edmund Ernest Stocker2
Frank Stewart4

Posting Dates

HerbertGeorge RacineIn From:77 Squadron07/05/1943
Out to:War Casualty11/06/1943