Danish WW2 Pilots

Fg Off. Otto Hjalmar Antoft

Unit

190 Sqn

Aircraft

Stirling Mk. IV , LJ833

Date

06.05.44

Time

23:00 -05:05

Details

Three aircraft were despatched from Tarrant Rishton to drop containers. F/Sgt Sutherland did not drop. He received no reception signals from the D.Z. - and was fired on by an armoured train in the D.Z. area. F/S Derbyshire succeeded. F/S. Herger had no signal reception and returned his load after encountering some flak.

  1. CAN, F/S Herger, R. B., Pilot
  2. CAN, F/L Roseblade, N. L., A/B
  3. CAN, F/O Antoft, O.H., Nav.
  4. CAN, F/S. Whitllock, L.I., WOP/AIR.
  5. Sgt. Ross, A.M., F/E
  6. F/S. Thomas, V.C., A.G.

Source

AIR 27/1154

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