MZ283 Halifax III HD-F

7th June 1944
Pilot Bomb Aimer Navigator Wireless Operator Flight Engineer Mid Upper Gunner Rear Gunner  
  F/S W R Pearce F/S P B Giles W/O J W Godfrey F/S W N Heywood Sgt K B Woodman F/S J R Cottle F/S R Beard  
  Take Off :- 22:48   Base :- RAF Driffield   Mission :- Juvisy  
  Details :- MZ283 crashed at Illeville-Sur-Monfort (Eure) 6km North East of Monfort-Sur-Risle.  
  All of the crew are buried in Illeville-Sur-Monfort.  
    Picture of F/S Robert Beard kindly supplied by Mark Beard.    
    Picture of F/S W N Heywood courtesy of Australian War Memorial.    

If you have anything to add or talk about concerning this crew then please

contact me on the address below,