10 July 2015

No connection with bluegrass (2)

Sgt S.L. 'Mac' Bain, pilot
Sgt G.C.G. 'Todd' Hawkins, observer*
Sgt G.A. 'Geoff' Allison, wireless operator/ air gunner

Crew of Blenheim IV R3606 of 107 Squadron, 2 Group, RAF Bomber Command
Shot down and taken prisoner near Abbeville, France, on 10 July 1940 (first day of the 'Battle of Britain')
107 sent six aircraft on this operation against airfields, and lost five

* = navigator/ bomb aimer



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