Tag Archives: DSO) Flight Engineer: Plt Off – Ivan Whittaker Navigator: Flt Lt – Jack Frederick Leggo (DFC & bar) Wireless Operator: Flg Off – Leonard Chambers (DFC) Bomb Aimer: Flt Lt – Robert Claude Hay (DFC

The Dambuster Raid

The Dambuster Raid – Operation Chastise (16th – 17th May 1943) On the night of 16th May 1943 (almost 70 years to the day of this publication), Royal Air Force elite squadron 617 led by, Wing Commander Guy Gibson (VC) began Operation … Continue reading

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