Personnel Index - Detail

Name
TENCH
First Names
George Roger
Rank
Squadron Leader
Service
RAF
Service Number
70667
Crew Position
Pilot
Posting Details
Posted in 11/40 and out 8/41

 

Awarded the DFC.

Flew 27 operations with 49Sqn.

S/L Tench was posted to 420Sqn and became a PoW on 28th March 1942 during a raid on Lübeck.

He was held at Stalag Luft 3 and Stalag 21B.
 



Extract is from Bill Chorley's Bomber Command Losses

He was rescued by Danish fishermen who refused to take him to Sweden.