Personnel Index - Detail

Name
MANNING
First Names
K N
Rank
Sgt
Service
RAF
Service Number
1604106
Crew Position
Wireless Operator
Posting Details
Posted in 8/44

 

Flew at least 29 operations with 49Sqn.

The final trip was 7th January 1945.
 

Image kindly provided by Ken Manning

L to R;
R/G Sgt DH 'Dave' Millett,
MuG Sgt AP 'Alf' Lewis
Wop Sgt KN 'Ken' Manning
F/E Sgt LF 'Les' Hauser
Nav P/O AE 'Ted' Parker DFC
Pilot F/O NH 'Norman, Nobby' Alty DFC
B/A F/O RW 'Bob' Waggett

The aircraft is PE361 EA-D (Note crude painting of letters).

The photo is dated Sept 44 (in the first half of their tour).

"Posted out"....October 6th 2016, aged 93.