Personnel Index - Detail

Name
PITCHER
First Names
Victor Fulton
Rank
F/Sgt
Service
RAF
Service Number
1382584
Crew Position
Navigator
Posting Details
Posted in 6/43 and out 3/44

 

Known as "Joe".

Flew 29 operations with 49Sqn.

March 1944P/O Russell Ewens’ crew completed their tour.

The photograph (from left to right) shows....
Sgt Doug Tritton, flight engineer;
Sgt Maurice Laws, air gunner;
P/O Russ Ewens, pilot;
Sgt Joe Pitcher, navigator;
Sgt Phil Griffiths, wireless operator (in doorway);
F/O Bob Grainger, bomb aimer.

 

Photograph courtesy of Doug Tritton

Awarded the DFM.

This airman flew Lancaster ED999 at least once....click for an image and information about this aircraft.
 



Believed "posted out" 1985.