•  RAF Scampton 617 Sqn  Dam Busters Signed both Pilots & Les Munro Dams Pilot

RAF Scampton 617 Sqn  Dam Busters Signed both Pilots & Les Munro Dams Pilot

3 Dec 70 BFPS 1138  RAF Scampton 617 Sqn The Dam Busters Flown from RAF Scampton to Goose Bay , Labrador in Avro Vulcan Pilot Captain Wg Cdr C A Vasey  & flown in last Lancaster Pilot Captain Sqn Ldr J Stanley

Squadron Leader J L Munro CNZM DSO QSO DFC WWII Bomber Command Lancaster Pilot 617 Dambuster Squadron

Flight Lieutenant Les Munro RNZAF took part in 'Operation Chastise' as the pilot of Lancaster ED921, 'AJ-W', which sustained heavy flak damage, and with the Wireless and Intercom rendered unserviceable was forced to return back to base.

Munro was awarded his DFC whilst serving with 97 Squadron prior to his tour with 617 Squadron. He was awarded the DSO whilst with 617 Squadron. Flight Lieutenant John Leslie Munro born 1919 New Zealand. Awarded DFC 11th June 1943, DSO 28th April 1944. He was a Flight Commander of 617 Squadron under Leonard Cheshire & James Tait with Shannon and Joe McCarthy.Certified Copy Ni 1 of 2  

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RAF Scampton 617 Sqn Dam Busters Signed both Pilots & Les Munro Dams Pilot

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