Milmine (D)

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

  1. 09/07/1943 Gelsenkirchen
  2. 13/07/1943 Aachen
  3. 15/07/1943 Montbéliard (Incident)
  4. 24/07/1943 Hamburg
  5. 25/07/1943 Essen (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)Douglas Milmine5
(Navigator)Norman Alfred John Pearce5
(Air Bomber)Reginald Ernest Bates5
(Wireless Operator)Thomas Price5
(Air Gunner)George Murray Galbraith4
Stuart Henry Piper5
William Francis Taylor1
(Flight Engineer)Donald Eddie Killick4
James Ellis Jones1

Posting Dates

MilmineDouglasIn From:1663 Conversion Unit04/06/1943
Out to:POW25/07/1943