The Murray Crew - 431 Squadron




The crew in front of Lancaster Mk.X KB821 SE-P
Back Row (L to R)
F/O D. Turner, P/O D.L. Murray, Sgt. T. Bogan , P/O L. Thompson
Front Row (L to R)
F/S E. Green,  P/O A. Riddell, F/S D. Roberts


The Murray crew posted into 431 Squadron at Croft on October 10, 1944  and completed 27 operations on Avro Lancasters before the war in Europe came to an end.

The crew consisted of:

Name Service Trade
F/L D. Murray RCAF Pilot
Sgt T. Bogan RAFVR Flight Engineer
F/O D. Turner RCAF Navigator
W/O2 E. Green  RCAF Bomb Aimer
P/O I. Thomson RCAF W/Op/AG
P/O A. Riddell RCAF M/U Gunner
W/O2 D. Roberts RCAF Rear Gunner






Photos courtesy of Peter Riddell, special thanks to William Heron.