RAF 166 Squadron

Crew Photographs - Missing or Lost

Lancaster Mk III  AS-J2  ND825

Plt. Off. Alfred Ernest Stanley Cooper & Crew

Lost - 28 April 1944

Tasking Friedrichshaven, Germany


Shot down by night-fighter

piloted by Maj. Paul Zorner, III./NJG5


Buried: Granges - Sur - Vologne Communial Cemetery, France

Cooper Crew
L to R Front
Sgt. Eric Alfred Cryer - RAF - Flight Engineer 1606768
  Plt. Off. Alfred Ernest Stanley Cooper - RAF - Pilot 172298
  Sgt. Kenneth Rowley - RAF - Rear Gunner 1454675
L to R Rear   
  Sgt. Leonard Percival Oughton  - RAF - Wireless Op. 1397336
Sgt. Simon McCallum - RAF - Navigator 1397486
Flg. Off. Charles William Eric Tiplady - RCAF - Air Bomber  J26726
 Flt. Sgt. Eric Moore Thompson - RAAF - Mid Upper Gunner 427220
      
  Mar. 28 1944   Posted into squadron  
         
Missions:  18 Apr. 1944 ND825  AS-J2 Rouen
  20 Apr. 1944 " Cologne  
  22 Apr. 1944 " Dusseldorf  
  24 Apr. 1944 " Karlsruhe  
  27 Apr. 1944 " Friedrichshafen nothing heard after take off