LOSS OF LANCASTER
ED 664, AR-A2, "A
2 AUSSIE"
460 SQUADRON RAAF

 

Lancaster ED 664, AR-A2, "A2 Aussie" of 460 Squadron RAAF, piloted by Pilot Officer Maurrie J. Freeman, was shot down and crashed in Germany on 23/24 November 1943. The pilot and two of the crew members of ED 664 were killed in this incident. 

Crew details as follows from John Watson's Crew Lists:-

F11 Freeman M J KIA 23/11/43 - 3 KIA / 4 POWs           3rd Op
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(E) Jackson D A    POW
(B) Liddle P A     POW
(N) Ashley A E     POW
(W) Kingsmill C R  POW
(G) Aberle D B     KIA
(G) Elliott T      KIA
               3

 


Subject:   ED664 Reg.No. AR-A2, shot down 23/11/43
Date:           Mon, 8 Mar 1999 20:54:11 +1100
From:          "Grant Worthington" Rain_forest@bigpond.com

 

Dear Peter,

Have spent many years researching loss of my uncle's Lancaster MKIII.

Last year after much searching I located the crash site at Mollen N.W. of Duisburg.

I have an immense amount of material relating to this aircraft. Also a lot of material relating to 460 Squadron. Am currently assisting Bill Moffatt (N.S.W. 460 Squadron Association Secretary) with squadron archives. If I can help with any 460 Squadron info please contact me. My e-mail address is:-

Woolshed@bigpond.com
Grant Worthington

 

Can anyone help me with more information?

 

I need your help

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