Bomber Command and 460 Squadron, 15 November 1942

460 squadron achieved many milestones in Australian military history. It sent more Lancaster on operations and dropped a greater tonnage of bombs than any other squadron in Bomber Command but these milestones were achieved at great cost.

  • Roll of Honour talk, presented by Dr Daniel Oakman on 15 November 2002 (transcript and audio)

  • Items from the collection: Operation summaries from a night mission over Turin, Italy on 28/29 November 1942 and for 1 January 1944, detailing a night bombing operation over Berlin, a list of casualties of 460 Squadron RAAF and a brief history of 460 Squadron RAAF.

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Lincolnshire, England. 8 December 1944. Group portrait of air and ground crew members of Lancaster No. 460 Squadron RAAF at RAF Station Binbrook.
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