Operations on this day
Year Date Weekday Activity Target
1942  27/06/1942  Saturday  Ten NFT and TR TRAINING FLIGHTS. 7 NFT and service training. One aircraft to Harwell. Twelve aircraft operated of which one (Capt. SGT OWEN, 19th sortie) failed to return.  Bremen         
1943  27/06/1943  Sunday  No Operations. 5 Bombing Practice Flights, 1 to LICHFIELD, and return., 1 to EDGE HILL and return, 1 Beam and low flying, 1 Cross-Coubtry to STRATFORD, 3 "Y" Training Flights, 1 to BINBROOK, 3 Fighter Affiliation, 1 to CHURCH BREIGTON and return, 2 N.F.T. and air firing.           
1944  27/06/1944  Tuesday  17 aircraft detailed for daylight operations, 15 were were later cancelled. 2 proceeded S/L T.W.G. Godfrey as Master Bomber and S/L C. G. Davies DSO as Deputy Master Bomber. Target Marguise C/Works. W/O Johnson, B.L. (F/E) and F/S Bentham, C (F/E) awarded DFM. S/L B.M. Mathers and W/O Minogue (posted 582 Squadron) and F/L Moyes (missing) awarded DFC. 15 aircraft detailed for the night's operations. Two targets Foret De Essay? And Cisemont C/Works. All proceeded and returned. 1 non operational flight.  Marquise Mimoyecques  Oisemont  Foret D'Eay     
1945  27/06/1945  Wednesday             
Casualties on this day
Year Rank Init Surname Decoration Unit Target Date Desig Type Cemetery CWGRef Grave Pic
1942  Sgt.  N T  OWEN    RAF  Bremen  27/06/1942  Z1619  Wellington III  RHEINBERG WAR CEME  2032327  ** YES **
1942  Sgt.  TOWNS    RAF  Bremen  27/06/1942  Z1619  Wellington III  RHEINBERG WAR CEME  2033044  ** YES **
1942  P/O  HENDERSON    RAF  Bremen  27/06/1942  Z1619  Wellington III  RHEINBERG WAR CEME  2047489  ** YES **
1942  Sgt.  J E  JONES    RAF  Bremen  27/06/1942  Z1619  Wellington III  RHEINBERG WAR CEME  2047716  ** YES **
1942  P/O  H W C  WATTS    RAAF  Bremen  27/06/1942  Z1619  Wellington III  RHEINBERG WAR CEME  2033178  ** YES **