16/17 December 1943

A great deal later than planned, the tribute page for the aircrew lost on Black Thursday has been set up. It is now just after half past four on 16th December 2015, and 72 years ago on the airfield the Lancasters would be roaring into life, about to leave around 5 o’clock.

https://raf-pathfinders.com/1617-december-1943/