Personnel Index - Detail

Name
GRANT
First Names
Oscar
Rank
Sgt (later P/O)
Service
RAF
Service Number
1076679
Crew Position
Air Bombardier
Posting Details
Posted in 12/42

 

Flew 24 operations with Sgt R S Hogg (RNZAF).

For the majority of their tour, this was the usual crew:

F/S REJ Hogg
Sgt F Chadwick
Sgt GW Watkins
P/O O Grant
Sgt HJ Dales
Sgt G Chapman
Sgt JE Raw-Rees



From L to R: 'Ernie' Hogg (Pilot), Jimmy Rees (RG), Oscar Grant (B/A), George Chapman (MUG) & Harry Dales (W/Op).



From L to R: Jimmy Rees (RG), 'Willy' Watkins (Nav), Oscar Grant (BA), George Chapman (MuG), Harry Dales (W/Op)



From L to R: 'Willy' Watkins, Oscar Grant, 'Ernie' Hogg, Jimmy Rees, Harry Dales.

 

Their usual Lancaster ED497 (EA-C for Charlie) at one of RAF Fiskerton's dispersal points.



A magnificent view of ED497........click this link for a larger version (in a new window).