Wellington R1379
Wellington R1379 115 Squadron

10/11 May 1941

Wellington Mk IC - R1379 - KO-B

Wellington R1379
T/O Marham 2217. Target: Hamburg, Germany

Crew on 4th operation with experienced captain. Caught in searchlight cone over Tonning. Hit by flak then attacked by a night fighter, Lt Eckart-Wilhelm von Bonin II./NJG I. This was von Bonin's first night victory.

Source: 115 Squadron Roll of Honour by D. Bruce, W. R. Chorley, J. G. J. de Haan.

Wellington R1379Sgt Geoff Hogg, Sgt Bernie Morgan, Sgt Dave Fraser, Sgt Alex Kerr, Alan McSweyn and Sgt Bill Legg in 1941.
More info and photos on Albany Advertiser and Aircrew Remembered website.   Their story - Friend and foe - website Don Bruce

Anderson John Anderson John - Pilot

Sgt - Service No 969380

Age: 26 - Drowned in the river Elbe after baling out.

RAFVR

Son of Howard Allen Anderson and Jane Anderson, of Aberdeen.

Hamburg Cemetery - 4A. H. 11.

Source: CWGC - Photo: website Aircrew Remebered, courtesy Pete Jeaner via Michel Beckers.

Kerr Alex McKerr Alexander - 2nd Pilot

Sgt - Service No 406012

Age: 20

RAAF

Wounded - POW No 182

Source: photo (1940) via Albany Advertiser and 115 Squadron Roll of Honour by D. Bruce, W. R. Chorley, J. G. J. de Haan

Legg W Legg W. J. A.- Observer

Sgt - Service No 914194

RAFVR

Wounded - POW

Source: 115 Squadron Roll of Honour by D. Bruce, W. R. Chorley, J. G. J. de Haan

Hogg Geoff W Hogg Geoff W. - W.Op.

Sgt - Service No 911754

RAFVR

POW - No 34 - Stalag 357

Source: 115 Squadron Roll of Honour by D. Bruce, W. R. Chorley, J. G. J. de Haan

Morgan A Morgan A. B. - FG

Sgt - Service No 946930

RAFVR

POW - No 33 - Stalag 357

Source: 115 Squadron Roll of Honour by D. Bruce, W. R. Chorley, J. G. J. de Haan

Fraser Dave W Fraser Dave W. - Rear Gnr

Sgt - Service No 633414

Age: 20

RAF

POW - No 36 - Stalag 357

Source: 115 Squadron Roll of Honour by D. Bruce, W. R. Chorley, J. G. J. de Haan