what do you know about this Lanc.?
It is the LL678 Lily Mars from 514 Sqn Waterbeach.
12 june 1944 raid on Gelsenkirchen, 3 evaded 5 cre unfortunately died in the crash.
A fragment of in flight Elsan toilet!
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Book, War Diary book and biography - WW2 soldier, D-Day memoir overlord
'I do not think we can hope for any better thing now.
We shall stick it out to the end, but we are getting weaker of course, and the end cannot be far.
It seems a pity, but I do not think I can write more. R. SCOTT.
Last Entry - For God's sake look after our people.'
In memory of Capt. Robert Falcon Scott, Edward Wilson, Henry Bowers, Lawrence Oates and Edgar Evans. South Pole Expedition, 30th March 1912.