Ensign E.R. Grinndal U.S. Navy – Course No. 35 No. 51 O.T.U. Cranfield

About Richard Grinndal

RAF 23 Squadron

Ensign Grinndal

collection Flight Lieutenant John Kelly U.S. Navy

51 OTU Ensign Grinndal

R.C. Harris log book

On 14 August 1944, Squadron Leader MacAndrew took off with Beaufighter I serial number 7775. Navigator R.C. Harris was the navigator radar operator instructor. Ensign E.R. Grinndal U.S. Navy was part of the crew.

What follows is something I found on the Internet in 2013. The Website does not exist anymore. Just in case I had copied the following…

I am so glad I did!

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During October 68 Squadron made up for all the frustration of the two previous months as they shot down 13 Flying-bombs. The crews were as follows: Fg Off Haskell/Plt Off Bentley – three; Fg Off Humphrey/Fg Off Robertson – two; F/Sgt Bullus/Fg Off Edwards -one; W/O Lauchlan/F/Sgt Bailey – two; Fg Off Gibson/Sgt Lack – one; Sqn Ldr Wright/Fg Off McCullough – two; and Sqn Ldr Mansfeld/Flt Lt Janacek – two.

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