LIST OF NO. 300 SQUADRON
AIRCRAFT AND FLYING PERSONNEL LOSSES.

Compiled by Wilhelm Ratuszynski.

 REVISED 


   Left: No. 300 squadron's badge. Courtesy of K. Tyszka.

 

 
1940
 13 Oct Fairey Battle L5499 (BH-Y) While returning from op. to Bolougne, crashed near Blidworth after control was lost in  fog and during airfield blackout caused by German intruder aircraft. F/O Gebicki, Sgt Egierski, Sgt Morawa, all KIA 
             Fairey Battle L5427 (BH-K) Same mission and causes. Crashed, a/c written off. The crew: F/O Szponarowicz, Sgt  Koczwarski and Sgt Sztul safe.
 29 Oct Fairey Battle L5356 (BH-R) Port wing fell off during training flight, a/c crashed near Sutton-upon-Trent. 
  F/O Firley-Bielanski, Sgt Szmajdowicz, Sgt Goebel, all
KAS
 29 Dec Vickers Wellington R1035 (BH-A) Mission to bomb refinery in Antwerp. F/Lt Krynski, Sgt Wegrzyn, both KIA  F/O Golko, P/O Szymanski, Sgt Graczyk and Sgt Suczynski seriously wounded.
1941
 23 Mar Vickers Wellington T2719 (BH-M) Mission to Berlin. Crashed moments after take-off. Crew safe. Sgt  Kazmierczak pilot.
               Vickers Wellington R1273
(BH-R) Same cause. Crew safe. S/L Cwynar pilot.
 20 Apr Vickers Wellington R1641 Cat2 damage sustained during landing.  S/Ldr Loszczynski's crew safe.
  21 Apr Vickers Wellington R1344 Damaged on landing at Upwood. F/O Michalowski and crew safe.
  2 May Vickers Wellington Z2608 (BH-Q) Damaged (Cat2) during landing at Swinderby following the op over  continent.  Pilot P/O Kaluza and crew safe.
 12 June Vickers Wellington W5666 (BH-H) A/c shot down over the sea coming back from Düsseldorf. F/O Sedzik, F/O  Sojka, Sgt Kruk-Szuster, Sgt Weinberg, Sgt Maciej all POW Sgt Chowanski KIA
 19 June Vickers Wellington W5665 (BH-M) Shot down by a night fighter near Dutch coast. Op. to Bremen. Sgt Paleniczek,  Sgt Bankowski, Sgt Sieczka, Sgt Domanski,all KIA F/Lt Cebrzynski, Sgt Winer, both POW
 29 June Vickers Wellington R1640 (BH-A) target Bremen. Ditched in the North Sea 40 miles E of Grimsby, Lincolnshire. the  crew safe and searescued: F/O Dej, Sgt Nowakowski, Sgt Wielondek, Sgt Kudelko, Sgt Socha and Sgt Sosinski.
 4 July Vickers Wellington R1642 (BH-X) Op. to Bremen. On its target approach, a/c shot down by a night fighter and  crashed near Augustenfeld. F/O Kula, Sgt Mieczkowski, Sgt Urbanowicz, Sgt Herman all KIA F/Lt Krupowicz, W/O  Przybylski both POW

 10 July Vickers Wellington R1184 (BH-B) Shot down by a nightfighter over Holland. Mission to Koln. Whole crew POWs:  F/Lt Janicki, P/O Kuflik, P/O Kozinski, Sgt Sztul, Sgt Artymiuk and Sgt Suczynski.

 26 July Vickers Wellington X9639 (BH-E) Shot down by AAA near its mission target: Hamburg.  P/O Srzednicki, P/O  Jakimowicz, Sgt Sloma, Sgt Zemmler Sgt Horak all KIA. W/O Danielewicz POW
            Vickers Wellington R1178 (BH-L) same mission. Returnig home ditched 9 miles NE of Cromer, Norfolk. The crew  safe and searescued: F/O Zurawski, P/O Klecha, P/O Gostomski, Sgt Wize, Sgt Chanecki and Sgt Tomaszewski.
 7 Aug Vickers Wellington X9676 (BH-M) Shot down over the sea by a night fighter. Target: Frankfurt. F/Lt Cichowski, F/O  Jura, F/O  Chrostowski, F/O Jasinski, Sgt Szczukowski, Sgt Jezierski, all KIA
 18 Aug Vickers Wellington R1641 (BH-Z) A/c crashed during take-off to bomb Duisburg. Sgt  Kuropatwa and Sgt  Ceglinski KIA
  8 Nov Vickers Wellington Z1271 (BH-A) Iced-up, a/c force-landed in France. Target: Menheim. W/O  Nowakowski, W/O  Kudelko, W/O Iwanowicz, all POW F/O Taras, P/O Radwanski and Sgt Chrzanowski evaded  capture and.
             Vickers Wellington
R1705 (BH-U) Same mission. Crashlanded with damaged tanks. P/O Kowalski, Sgt Sobeczak,  Sgt  Bilinski and Sgt Konarzewski became POW P/O Groyecki and Sgt Budzynski evaded capture.
1942
 15 Jan Vickers Wellington Z1265 (BH-K) During an operational sortie, a/c crashed 2 miles S of Cnipstone Village,  Notts -  engine failure. F/Lt Bak, F/O Mosiewicz, P/O Berdys, Sgt Chylewski, Sgt Lagodzinski, Sgt Krenzel all KIA
 6 Feb Vickers Wellington Z1282 (BH-F) Mission to bomb Brest. Damaged by a night fighter crashed at Exeter. P/O Veit,  F/Sgt Bialy, Sgt Niczewski all KIA
 7 Feb Sgt Sadurski KIA attempted to bail out, killed by a propeller. Op. to Brest, a/c (Wellington P1610, BH-A) not lost.
 26 Mar Vickers Wellington Z1269 (BH-L) Shot down by night fighter near Kooysluis (Hol.) Op. to bomb Essen. F/O  Zelazinski, P/O Uszpolewicz, Sgt Kwiecinski, Sgt Stachurski, Sgt Niemeczek, Sgt Jakubowski all KIA
 27 Mar Sgt Slabikowski KIA Killed with shrapnel. Op. to Essen (Z1291 BH-F)
 14 Apr Vickers Wellington Z1213 (BH-H) Mission to bomb Essen. Shot down by night fighter near Boeckel. F/O Pajer, Sgt  Lubojanski, Sgt Zalejko, Sgt Strzelczyk, Sgt Balucki all KIA Sgt Kuczak POW
 18 Apr Vickers Wellington Z1267  (BH-P) Shot down by a night fighter. Mission to Hamburg. F/O Orsza-Matysek, F/O  Kusmierz, F/O Urbaniak, Sgt Hupalo, Sgt Orlewski, Sgt Bay all KIA

 27 Apr Vickers Wellington Z1276 (BH-W) Shot down by a nightfighter over Ardennes. P/O Wasik, P/O Fusinski, Sgt  Malecki and Sgt Miniakowski evaded capture. The latter evaded second time when his Lancaster PA163 went  down. P/O  Wawerski and Sgt Sierpina POW

 4 May Vickers Wellington Z1183 (BH-J) Shot down by a German night fighter while bombing Hamburg. F/Lt Wolski, F/O  Lewald-Jezierski, F/Sgt Nowicki, Sgt Erdt, Sgt Samulski all KIA. W/O Lis POW

 3 June Vickers Wellington Z1291 (BH-F) Mission to bremen. Ditched 36 miles E of Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. The crew safe  and searescued: F/O Mendela, F/O Malinowski, F/Sgt Hulas, Sgt Hauptman, Sgt Badelek and Sgt Pakiet.

 8 June Vickers Wellington R1725  (BH-V) Lost over the sea, probably shot down by a fighter. Op. to Essen. F/Lt  Michalowski, F/O Malec, F/O Paszkowski, Sgt Zalewski, Sgt Keryluk, Sgt Polak all POW.

 20 June Vickers Wellington A1256 (BH-A) Shot down near Riepe. Mission to Emden. F/O Tomaszewski, F/O Jezewski,  Sgt Kaczmarczyk, Sgt Kropacz, Sgt Mielcarek, Sgt Blaszczak all KIA
              Vickers Wellington
E1215 (BH-E) Same op. sortie. Shot down over the sea. F/Lt Lech, F/O Szyszkowski, P/O  Neulinger, Sgt Michalski, Sgt Wardynski, Sgt Dziekonski all KIA
 2 July Vickers Wellington Z1326 (BH-B) Mission to Bremen.On return, ditched some 25 miles E of Mablethorpe,  Lincolnshire. The crew safe and searescued: F/O Zubrycki, P/O Kubacki, Sgt Germasinski, Sgt Lazowski, Sgt English.
 9 July Vickers Wellington Z1489 (BH-J) Heavily damaged by AAA over target (Wilhelmshaven), a/c ditched 10 miles  from  the British coast. Sgt Rawski KIA The rest of the crew was rescued.
 26 July Vickers Wellington Z1244 (BH-R) Damaged by a German night fighter, a/c crashlanded at Ingham. Op. to Duisburg.  Sgt Janek KIA The rest of the crew suffered superficial wounds.
 27 July Vickers Wellington Z1270 (BH-T) Shot down over the sea near Westerland. Mission to Hamburg. F/O Falinski, Sgt  Kobiela, Sgt Olszewski, all wounded and POW. P/O Boguszewski POW died in hospital. Sgt  Bakalarski captured,  escaped and returned to England. Read his Evasion Report.
 18 Aug Vickers Wellington Z1409 (BH-A )Shot down by AAA near Kokvorden (Holland). Mission to Osnabrück. F/O  Zakrzewski-Rucinski, W/O Kowalski, W/O Vandalli, Sgt Hmenia, all POW. Sgt Konderak KIA

 24 Aug Vickers Wellington Z1488 (BH-W) Mission to Frankfurt. Cause and plce of loss unknown. F/O Daab, Sgt Gadek,  Sgt Koscien, Sgt Glodkowski and Sgt Krzyzanowski, all POW and injured.

 5 Sep Vickers Wellington Z1320 (BH-K) Sortie to Bremen. probably shot down over the sea. F/O Szpak, Sgt Blachowski,  Sgt Szychowiak, Sgt Kowalak, Sgt Jakubiec all KIA
 10 Sep Vickers Wellington Z1258 (BH-N) Shot down by a night fighter near Beijerland. Op. to Düsseldorf. F/O Wierzbicki,  F/O Waszkiewicz, Sgt Zakielarz, Sgt Sawczuk, Sgt Horoch all KIA
 14 Oct Vickers Wellington Z1250 (BH-K) Probably shot down over the sea, while on its mission to bomb Kiel. F/Lt Wojcik,  P/O Janas, Sgt Wilczynski, Sgt Peczkowski, Sgt Lagonski, Sgt Brych all KIA
 15 Oct Vickers Wellington Z1475 (BH-X) Probably shot down over the sea, while on its mission to bomb Cologne. F/O  Sobolewski, Sgt Szymen, Sgt Piatek, Sgt Mielnik, Sgt Bialy all KIA
 3 Nov Vickers Wellington Z1421 (BH-V) Probably shot down over the sea by a fighter. Mine-laying near Brest.F/O  Zubrycki, P/O Sawicki, Sgt Osciak, Sgt Treutler, Sgt Kozlowski all KIA
 8 Nov Vickers Wellington Z1343 (BH-L) A/c ditched near Vejle Fiord during mine-laying op. near Danish coast.F/O  Borowicz, Sgt Nalecz-Cieszynski, Sgt Rausinski all KIA Sgt Chmielewski, Sgt Dadej both POW
 25 Nov Vickers Wellington Z1495 (BH-J) Shot down by AAA near Bergen (Holland). F/O Gerstel, Sgt Kazmierczak, Sgt  Ablamowicz all POW, Sgt Skonieczny died POW, Sgt Gebaczka KIA
 6 Dec Vickers Wellington Z1401 (BH-O) Shot down by AAA near Boulogne. Op to Manheim. F/O Cichowicz, Sgt  Kozakiewicz, Sgt Furmaniak, Sgt Derulski, Sgt Sapko all KIA
1943

 15 Jan Vickers Wellington Z1387 (BH-Q) Failed to return from mission to bomb Lorient. P/O Zukotynski, Sgt Gosiewski,  Sgt Imiolek, Sgt Jednaki, Sgt Burda all KIA


BH-Q, Z1387 photgraphed at RAF Hemswell. Photo: www.aircrewremembered.com

   4 Feb Vickers Wellington BK511 (BH-X) Op. to bomb Hamburg. Lost over the sea. F/O Kalina, Sgt Sienkiewidz, Sgt  Lazowski, Sgt Matelowski, Sgt Zielinski, Sgt Marciniszyn all KIA
            Vickers Wellington
BK303 (BH-Q) Lost over the sea during mine-laying op. near L'Orient. F/O Malicki, Sgt Sowa,  Sgt Ogrodnik, Sgt Wydrzecki, Sgt Mierzwa all KIA
 20 Feb Vickers Wellington BK305 (BH-E) Crashed near Lincoln. Unknown cause. W/O Szafran, Sgt  Kaminski, Sgt  Kramarz all KIA
 6 Mar Vickers Wellington BK150 (BH-Q) Shot down by AAA near Mönchen-Gladbach. Mission to Essen. S/Ldr  Jankowski KIA F/O Romaniszyn, Sgt Wozniak, Sgt Abramik, Sgt Zaleski all POW
 13 Mar Vickers Wellington BK516 (BH-K) Lost over the sea during mine-laying op. near St. Nazaire. F/Sgt Kramarczyk,  Sgt Kuzminski, Sgt Napora, Sgt Papkow, Sgt Polom all KIA
 9 Apr Vickers Wellington HE148 (BH-T) Shot down by AAA near the Dutch coast. Op. to Duisburg. P/O Rudek, F/O  Tomicki, Sgt Slusarski, Sgt Marczuk, Sgt Stepien, Sgt Kniazycki all KIA
 23 Apr Vickers Wellington HE291 (BH-V) Shot down during mine-laying operation near St. Nazaire. F/Lt Przysiecki, Sgt  Krelowski, Sgt Debowski, Sgt Szeremeta, Sgt Belina-Prazmowski all KIA
 13 May Vickers Wellington HE295 (BH-P) Probably shot down by a fighter over the sea. Op. to Duisburg.F/O  Tabaczynski, F/Sgt Galas, Sgt Werner, Sgt Lercel, Sgt Szymanowicz all KIA
 24 May Vickers Wellington HZ374 (BH-K) Shot down by AAA N of Düsseldorf. Op. to Dortmund. F/O Piatkowski, F/O  Jankowski, F/O Lewicki, Sgt Ratajczyk, Sgt Kulikowski all KIA
 21 June Vickers Wellington HF591 (BH-B) Crashed near Heighington, S Siskentan during training flight. F/O Pokorniewski,  F/O Krettowski, Sgt Szczurzynski, Sgt Kot, Sgt Czarkowski all KAS
 22 June Vickers Wellington HE327 (BH-S) Shot down by night fighter during mission to bomb Krefeld. Sgt Lezuch, Sgt  Jama, Sgt Nogacki, Sgt Bronicki, Sgt Glass all KIA
                Vickers Wellington
HE985 (BH-W) Shot down over the sea. Same mission. P/O Blajda, Sgt Jacennik, Sgt  Ciuchcinski, Sgt Trzebuchowski, Sgt Bialobrowka all KIA
 25 June Vickers Wellington HE376. (BH-G) Shot down by AAA right after unloading over Krefeld. Sgt Bijowski, Sgt  Zarniewski, Sgt Bielski all KIA F/Lt Turecki, W/O Kosiarski both POW
 26 July Vickers Wellington HZ486. (BH-Z) Shot down by German night fighter near Asbeck. Sgt. Galiczyn, F/Sgt  Garczynski, Sgt Skwarek all KIA, F/O Bemben, F/Sgt Cipirski both POW
               Vickers Wellington
HF606. (BH-C) Shot down by AAA near Wetton, after bombing Wuppertal. F/Lt Obrycki, Sgt  Jawoszek, Sgt Skoskiewicz, Sgt Jacewicz, Sgt Bartosiak all KIA
 29 June Vickers Wellington HZ438 (BH-J) Shot down near St. Peters Rode (Belgium). Mission to Cologne.F/O  Boguslawski, F/Sgt Kleinschmidt, Sgt Mazgaj, Sgt Cieslik, Sgt Knebloch all KIA
 2 Aug Vickers Wellington HF605 (BH-P) Shot down by a fighter during target run near Hamburg. F/O Smyk and P/O  Skalisz  both KIA Sgt Czernichowicz, Sgt Jaremko, Sgt Pilat all POW
        Vickers Wellington HE807 (BH-O) Same mission. Due to engine trouble forcelanded near Truman's Lodge,  Nottinghamshire. a fire broke out and the Wellington was destroyed. The crew: F/L Spychala, P/O Bergner, F/S Pawlak, Sgt  Wiecek and Sgt Stromski, all injured.
 15 Aug Vickers Wellington HE768 (BH-N) Shot down by a fighter during mine-laying op. near Island of Borkum. F/O Roubo, Sgt Martyniec, Sgt Blazejewski all KIA F/Sgt Rech, F/Sgt Poddany both POW(after 8 days in dinghy).
 31 Aug Vickers Wellington JA116 (BH-Q) Shot down by a night fighter near Kethel. Op. to Mönchen-Gladbach.F/Lt Osmialowski, F/Lt Steininger, P/O Swiech, Sgt Zabal, Sgt Buda all KIA 

 8 Oct Vickers Wellington HF490 (BH-O) Failed to return from mine-laying operation near St. Nazaire. S/Ldr Morawski,  F/O A. Moskwa, F/Sgt Kordys, F/Sgt Gastol, Sgt R. Zukowski all KIA
         
  
Vickers Wellington HF590 (BH-X) Crashlanded in adverse wqeather having returned to base with its mine load intact.  The crew safe: F/S Zoltanski, Sgt Janicki, Sgt Pulaski, Sgt Ratajczak and Sgt Szczeblewski.

 7 Nov Vickers Wellington LN508 (BH-U) Soon after take-off developed engine problems. Jettisoned mines and a  crashlanded at Southam, Warwickshire. The whole crew injured: F/S Drobny, F/S Dubowski, Sgt Pszonka, Sgt Baczak and  Sgt Paetz.
 11 Nov Vickers Wellington LN393 (BH-A) Shot down by AAA during mine-laying op. near L'Orient. F/Lt Korecki, F/Sgt  Winiarczyk both KIA F/Lt de Large, F/Lt Winiarek, F/O Kotarski all POW
 20 Dec Vickers Wellington HF598 (BH-M) Crashed (engine failure) during training flight, 1,5 miles S Hacktorn. F/O  Ochedzan, Sgt Bluj both KAS
1944
 21 Feb Vickers Wellington JA117 (BH-F) Probably shot down over the sea. Op.to Brest. F/Sgt Kabacinski, Sgt  Grzesiak,  Sgt Stankiewicz, Sgt Pitka, Sgt Plonczynski all KIA
 7 Mar H. P. Halifax HR657 During training flight, a/c collided in mid-air with another Halifax from a British squadron, near  Haxey (York.) F/O Jarnicki, F/O Lenartowicz, F/O Ingling, Sgt Loksza, Sgt Kot, Sgt Liskiewicz, Sgt Machulak all KIA
 25 Apr Avro Lancaster LL855 (BH-G) A/c shot down during sortie to Kanlsruhe. It exploded in mid-air and its bits fell near  Michelstadt, Erbach. F/O Fedorenko, F/O Jasinski, F/Sgt Pogodzinski, F/Sgt Wodo, F/Sgt Jagiello, Sgt Rozycki, F/Sgt  Dudziak all KIA
             Avro Lancaster
LM486 (BH-C) Same mission. probably shot down by a fighter over the sea. S/Ldr Kurowski, F/O  Woch, F/Sgt Wijtyk, F/Sgt Krysiak, F/Sgt Walecki, F/Sgt Pruss, F/Sgt Karalun all KIA
 23 May Avro Lancaster LM487 (BH-J) Crashed near Krefeld, damaged by AAA over Dortmund. P/O Gierat, Sgt  Jankowiak, Sgt  Chabrowski, Sgt Nawratil, Sgt Winkiel, Sgt Kozanecki all KIA F/O Adler POW
                Avro Lancaster
LL857 (BH-B) Crew turned home with engine failure from the same mission. A/c crashed during  landing run. F/Sgt Bychowski, Sgt Leszkowicz, Sgt Rybinski all KIA
  28 May Avro Lancaster DV282 (BH-P) Shot down by a German night fighter near Heus­den (Holland). Op. to bomb  Aachen. F/O Szymanski, F/O Osika, P/O Tapp, F/Sgt Koziolek, Sgt Jankowski, F/Sgt Maciejewski, Sgt Myszor, Sgt  Duchaczek, all KIA
 13 June Avro Lancaster JA683 (BH-S) After bombing Gelsenkirchen, a/c shot down by night fighter near Radevormwald  (Holland). F/O Burkiewicz, F/O Jozefowicz, P/O Andruszkiewicz, F/Sgt Golec, Sgt Porowski, Sgt Sumiga, all KIA Sgt  Klucha was later executed by Germans.
               Avro Lancaster
LL807 (BH-K) Shot down by AAA near Ijssel Meer. The same operational sortie. F/Lt Rozanski,  F/O Bakun, F/O Hahn, F/Sgt Wroblewski, Sgt Szeliga, Sgt Barzdo, Sgt Pacula, all KIA
               Avro Lancaster
DV286 (BH-C) Shot down over the sea coming back from Gelsenkirchen. P/O Feil, F/Sgt  Rembecki, F/Sgt Bokros, Sgt Leppert, Sgt Miszturak and Sgt Bladowski all KIA P/O Morski POW
 23 June Avro Lancaster ME594 (BH-B) The only training loss in 1944. It took off at 14:17 on an air firing exercise, and at  17:27 overshoot the runway. A/c was written off. The first incident to involve a non-Polish pilot.
 24 June Avro Lancaster EE124 (BH-M) While on mission to bomb Les Hayons (Belgium), damaged by AAA and flying on  two engines, crashed near Linwood (Lindolnshine). F/O Groblicki, W/O Madejowski, F/Sgt Staniewski, F/Sgt Kosznik,  F/Sgt Badowski, F/Sgt Stec, Sgt Popowicz, all KIA
 1 July Avro Lancaster ED814 (BH-N) Shot down by a night fighter near Beauvilliers. Mission to bomb Vierzon. F/O  Ziembinski, P/O Cwojdzinski, F/Sgt Fudali, Sgt Bukowski, Sgt Malecki, Sgt Lechicki, Sgt Bogusz all KIA
 19 July Avro Lancaster PB171 (BH-K) Probably shot down by a night fighter. Mission to bomb Scholven. F/Lt  Ostaszewski, F/O Bregman, W/O Zoltanski, W/O Stysiak, F/Sgt Mamak, F/Sgt Szychowski, F/Sgt Janicki. F/Sgt  Ratajczak all KIA

  24 July Avro Lancaster LM488 (BH-D) Damaged by AAA, a/c tried to force-land near Neumflnster and exploded. Mission  to bomb Stuttgart. F/Lt Ostrowski, P/O Horwacki, W/O Tomiec, F/Sgt A. Ostrowski, F/Sgt Zatloukal, F/Sgt  Rymaszewski, Sgt Grudzinski all KIA
              Avro Lancaster
ND984 (BH-P) Shot down near Ochenbach. All crew members were British.  F/O Harkin, F/Sgt  Harrison, Sgt Palmer, Sgt Collis, Sgt Berrie, Sgt Philpot and Sgt Couchman: all POW
              Avro Lancaster
LM178 (BH-U) Shot down by a night- fighter and crashed 5 km NE of Marchenoir. F/O Robinson  and F/O Foreman evaded cature. F/O Duguid, F/Sgt Dunseith, Sgt Morter, Sgt Page and Sgt Rheubottom: all KIA

 26 July Avro Lancaster PB252 (BH-M) Collided in mid-air with another Lancaster near Orleans. F/O Galat, F/Sgt Pagiello,  F/Sgt Danieluk, F/Sgt Czyzyk, Sgt Kabulski all KIA W/O Wziatek and F/Sgt Witrylak returned to England after several  days.
 14 Aug Avro Lancaster DV278 (BH-A) Shot down by AAA while bombing Falaise, crashed near Pont D'Ouilly. F/L  Rebinski, F/L Trawinski, P/O Czabanski, F/Sgt Migaszewski, Sgt Bujnowski, Sgt Wojtulewicz, Sgt Grabowski all KIA
 25 Aug Avro Lancaster LM172 (BH-Q) Shot down by nightfighter near Russelheim. British crew.
 26 Aug Avro Lancaster JB561 (BH-B) Shot down by German fighter. Mission to Ruesselheim. F/Sgt Jagiello KIA Rest of  the crew were British airmen: P/O Gordon Gambley Whyte, Sgt Maurice John Robertson, Sgt Albert Clayworth, Sgt  Billie Sellers, Sgt John Herbert Moule, Sgt Charles William Taylor temporarily assigned to the squadron, all KIA

 29 Aug   Avro Lancaster ED327 (BH-R) Same mission. P/O Lupton, W/O White, F/Sgt Vaughan, F/S Jewel, Sgt  Hamilton, Sgt Barnett and Sgt Baron, all KIA
               Avro Lancaster LL947 (BH-W) Same mission. Crashed some 8 km E of Laholm, Sweden, after being abandoned.  The crew interned: F/O C.Jones, F/S Tovey, Sgt Bayless, Sgt Hendry, Sgt Condon, Sgt MacFarlane and Sgt  Whitworth.

   30 Aug Avro Lancaster PA160 (BH-E) Shot down near Ålestrup (Dan.) by a fighter on mission to bomb Stetin. F/O  Pretkiewicz, F/Sgt Rutkiewicz, F/Sgt Stolowski, F/Sgt Madracki, F/Sgt Kardasiewicz, Sgt Cent all KIA
 14 Oct Avro Lancaster NF959 (BH-R) Shot down by AAA near Kinrchellen. Op. to bomb Duisbung. F/Lt Osuchowski, F/O  Swiniarski, W/O Sarachman, W/O Petrun, F/Sgt Swiecicki-Stecki, F/Sgt Marona all KIA  W/O Brulinski POW

 6 Nov Avro Lancaster LM141 (BH-D) Mission to Gelsenkirchen. Cause and palce of loss unknown. P/O Latkiewicz, Sgt  Dworakowski, Sgt Montwill, Sgt Wegrzynski, Sgt Obminski, Sgt S.Czura and Sgt Cytulski: all POW

1945
 2 Jan Avro Lancaster PB823 (BH-T) Shot down by German fighter and crashed near Laix Bazailles, N of Ville-au-Montois  (France), some 9 kn SE of Longuyon. Op. to bomb Nuremberg. S/Ldr Janas, W/O Banys, F/Sgt Heine, Sgt Wrus, Sgt  Omiotek, Sgt Zielinski, Sgt Drozdowicz all KIA        See PB823.
 16 Jan Avro Lancaster PD257 (BH-U) Shot down by AAA, a/c crashed near Hohenstein. Target: Zeitz Works. P/O  Maruszkiewicz, Sgt Piotrowski, Sgt Smoczkiewicz KIA W/O Banikowski; Sgts: Tomasik, Seidegart, Sasin all POW
 28 Jan Avro Lancaster PB846 (BH-K) Sortie to Stuttgart. Shot down by a fighter near Berneek-Schwarzwald. F/Lt  Zarebski, F/O Paszkowski and Sgt Cymbala all KIA F/O Wesolowski, F/Sgt Gerwatowski, Sgt Barzdo, Sgt Mankowski  all POW
 3 Feb Avro Lancaster ME744 (BH-P) Shot down by AAA while bombing Wiesbaden, crashed near Rambach. F/Lt  Kapciuk, F/O Modro, F/O Branszted, F/Sgt Jurewicz, Sgt Wilk, Sgt Reder all KIA Sgt Mąsiorski POW

 13 Feb Avro Lancaster PA185 (BH-W) Mid-air collision with another Lancaster (NF 932) after take-off. W/O Mykietyn,  W/O  Placzek, F/Sgt Ogorzal, F/Sgt Nizinski, Sgt Kaczmarz, Sgt Jameliniec, Sgt Goldowski all KIA

 21 Feb Avro Lancaster PB722 (BH-J) Shot down by AAA near Leverkusen. Mission to bomb Dortmund. S/Ldr  Konarzewski, Sgt Modrany both KIA F/Sgt Jakimowicz POW The rest of the crew made it back to England.
 23 Feb Avro Lancaster PA161 (BH-X) Shot down by a night fighter near Sindelfingen, while returning from bombing  "Daimler-Benz” factory in  Pforzheim. F/O Barcikowski, F/Sgt Lisak, F/Sgt Stokarski all KIA P/O Peisker, F/Sgt Jachacz,  Sgt Minkler, Sgt Leja all POW
 24 Feb Avro Lancaster NG266 (BH-L) Shot down by a night fighter near Entingen. Mission to Pforzheim. F/O Filipek, P/O Ziegenhirte, P/O Magierowski, F/Sgt Kowalski, Sgt Mrozek, Sgt Trzepiota, Sgt Sadowinski all KIA
 2 Mar Avro Lancaster NG501 (BH-U) Shot down by German night fighters near Cologne. F/Lt Wyganowski, P/O Babiarz,  F/Sgt Horobiowski, F/Sgt Chetnicki, F/Sgt Filipiak, Sgt Filek, Sgt Kulikowski all KIA
             Avro Lancaster
PB854 (BH-I) Mission as above. Shot down by AAA. Mission to Cologne. F/Lt Kirkilewicz, F/O  Nieszkodny, Sgt Mrozinski, Sgt Kulik, Sgt Szymanski, Sgt Wieckowski, Sgt Cwenar, all KIA
 10 Apr Avro Lancaster LM632 (BH-O) Shot down by AAA, over Cologne (attacking battle cruiser "Admiral Sheer"). S/Ldr  Rudakowski, P/O Kucharski, F/Sgt Stebnicki, F/Sgt Gold, Sgt Parol, Sgt Krasinski, Sgt Szymanski all KIA
 28 Apr Avro Lancaster NN718 (BH-A) Crash-landed at Melsbbroek airfield in Belgium. Crew safe.Piloted by F/Lt  Adamowski
 10 May Avro Lancaster PB730 (BH-R) Crash-landed at Melsbbroek airfield in Belgium. Crew safe.Piloted by F/Sgt  Gryglewicz
 20 May Avro Lancaster PD361 (BH-H) Crash-landed at Melsbbroek airfield in Belgium. Crew safe.Piloted by F/O Horbik.
 5 Nov Avro Lancaster PD383  (BH-Z) With 20 passengers on board, a/c perished somewhere along its route from Italy to  England. Cause unknown. F/Sgt Nowak, F/Sgt Pietrzak, F/Sgt Szumski, F/Sgt Skibinski, F/Sgt Warcholek, F/Sgt  Antoszczyszyn all KAS
1946
 8 Jan Avro Lancaster NG269 (BH-K) A/c crashed during night, training flight near Faldingworth.P/O Brodzikowski, W/O  Rozga, F/Sgt Robaszewski, F/Sgt Kordys all KAS
 4 Feb Avro Lancaster PA269 (BH-U) A/c crashed during training flight near Wingston Magna (extreme weather). W/Cdr  Sulinski, F/O Jedrzejczyk, F/O Sulgut, W/O Szwandt, W/O Brzezinski, F/Sgt Mikula all KAS
 ?/?/ Avro Lancaster PB730 (BH-R) Written off after take-off accident. Crew safe.

Acknowledgment of appreciation to Grzegorz Korcz for amendments and corrections to this list

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