156 Squadron Mission Details
Target: Nurnburg
Mission Date: 2/01/1945
Mission Comments: 16 aircraft detailed for an attack on NURNBERG. The city appears to have been well marked and received a good concentration of bombing. The attack appears to have been a very sucessful one, and several explosions were reported. Enemy fighters were active, but all aircraft returned safely.
Rego Type Captain Departed Over Target Height Returned Flight Time Comments ORB Slide
PB186  Lancaster III  S/L LETFORD  15:32  19.26  18,000  22:20  06:48    DSCF0166 
PA966  Lancaster  P/O CUTHILL  15:44  19.24  18,000  22:29  06:45    DSCF0166 
PB403  Lancaster III  F/Lt SPINLEY  15:46  19.25  18,000    22:26    DSCF0166 
PB517  Lancaster III  F/Lt WILLIAMS  15:49  19.29  18,000  22:40  06:51    DSCF0166 
PB505  Lancaster III  F/Lt KITSON  15:40  19.31  18000  22:47  07:07    DSCF0168 
NE120  Lancaster  F/Lt NEAL  15:42    18500  23:24  07:42    DSCF0168 
NE119  Lancaster  F/Lt DERAMORE-DENVER  15:51  19.27  18000  22:24  06:33    DSCF0168 
PB507  Lancaster  S/L COCHRANE  15:52      22:51  06:59    DSCF0168 
PB701  Lancaster III  F/Lt PELLY  15:50  19.34  18200  22:44  06:54    DSCF0169 
ND591  Lancaster  F/O WALLACE  15:53  19.23  18000  22:50  06:57    DSCF0169 
PB375  Lancaster  F/Lt WILSON  15:55  19.28  18000  22:37  06:42    DSCF0169 
PB593  Lancaster  F/Lt CLELAND  16:00  19.35  18000  22:53  06:53    DSCF0169