David Dancy

Story of a Flight Engineer

 

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AUGUST 1944 - 218 (GOLD COAST) Squadron, "B" Flight, Methwold, Norfolk, Lancaster Mk 3

Date Hour Aircraft Type and No. Pilot Duty REMARKS

(including results of bombing, gunnery, exercises, etc.

Flying Times
Day Night
Aug 3 14:45 PB291 S/LDR BRENTNALL FLIGHT ENGINEER BASE TO WOOLFOX LODGE 0:50  
Aug 3 16:20 PB291 S/LDR BRENTNALL FLIGHT ENGINEER WOOLFOX LODGE TO BASE 0:25  
Aug 5 14:05 PB291 S/LDR BRENTNALL FLIGHT ENGINEER PRACTICE BOMBING - LOCAL FLYING 1:20  
Aug 6 14:55 PB291 S/LDR BRENTNALL FLIGHT ENGINEER LOCAL FLYING - TEST SPECIAL EQUIPMENT 1:25  
Aug 9 22:20 PB291 S/LDR BRENTNALL FLIGHT ENGINEER OPERATIONS - "LILLE" PETROL DUMPS (14 1000LB BOMBS)   2:00
Aug 12 12:30 PB291 F/LT HAGGIS FLIGHT ENGINEER BASE TO WOOLFOX LODGE 0:25  
Aug 12 15:00 PB291 F/LT HAGGIS FLIGHT ENGINEER WOOLFOX LODGE TO BASE 0:25  
Aug 12 21:55 PB291 S/LDR BRENTNALL FLIGHT ENGINEER OPERATIONS - RUSSELSHEIN - OPEX FLYING BOMB FACTORY - CENTRAL GERMANY (1 4000LB BOMB 10 CANS INCEND'S)   4:45
Aug 17 21:15 PB291 S/LDR BRENTNALL FLIGHT ENGINEER OPERATIONS - STETTIN - "NORTH GERMANY" DOCKS AND HARBOUR "REAR TURRET" U/S (1 2000LB BOMB 6 CLUSTERS INCEND'S)   7:55
Aug 29 16:40 PB291 S/LDR BRENTNALL FLIGHT ENGINEER AIR TEST AND LOCAL FLYING 0:20  
Aug 29 18:30 HAQ LANCASTER 1 F/O COOK FLIGHT ENGINEER AIR TEST AND LOCAL FLYING 0:30  
Aug 30 14:30 PB291 S/LDR BRENTNALL FLIGHT ENGINEER AIR TEST AND LOCAL FLYING 0:40  
Aug 30 17:30 JB475 S/LDR BRENTNALL FLIGHT ENGINEER AIR TEST AND LOCAL FLYING 0:15  
Aug 31 16:10 PB291 S/LDR BRENTNALL FLIGHT ENGINEER DAYLIGHT OPERATIONS - PONT REMY FLYING BOMB SITE 3:25  
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