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SIMPSON, HAROLD

Aircraft Information
Aircraft Lancaster
Serial Number LM425
Markings BQ-N
Memorial information
Burial/Memorial Country Belgium
Burial/Memorial Place Heverlee War Cemetery
Grave Reference 5. B. 16.
IBCC Memorial Information
Phase 1
Panel Number 97
Enlistment information
Service Number 1549784
Service Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Group 1
Squadron 550
Trade Navigator
Country of origin if different
Last Operation information
Start Date 30-Mar-1944
End Date 31-Mar-1944
Takeoff Station North Killingholme
Day/Night raid Night
Operation Nürnberg
Reason for Loss Aircraft took off from North Killingholme at 2145 hrs detailed to attack targets in Nurnberg. Aircraft hit by flak batteries near Liege and crashed at the Barrage de la Gileppe 8 km East of Verviers in Belgium