Image relating to 420838 Pilot Officer Ronald Cecil Martin, 460 Squadron

Accession Number AWM2018.107.3
Collection type Photograph
Object type Print
Maker Unknown
Place made United Kingdom: England
Date made c 1944
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


Group portrait of a crew of 460 Squadron RAAF. Identified left to right: 421861 Flight Sergeant Peter William Bedford Gurdon RAAF, bomb aimer ; J/86763 Pilot Officer John Strain RCAF, navigator ; 425120 Flight Sergeant William David (Bill) Carlile RAAF, wireless operator; 418841 Flight Sergeant William John (Bill) Howiss RAAF, rear gunner; 420838 Pilot Officer Ronald Cecil (Ron) Martin, captain and pilot; 960435 Sergeant Frank Woodward RAFVR, Mid upper gunner; 1204293 Frederick Charles (Fred) Willis, engineer. This crew was all lost on operation on 25 February 1944 and are buried in Durnbach War Cemetery in Germany.