Pilot Officer Angus Riddell - 431 Squadron




Pilot Officer Angus Riddell - RCAF


Pilot Officer Angus Riddell posted into 431 Squadron at Croft on October 10. 1944 with the Murray crew. Serving as the crew's Mid Upper Gunner he would go on to complete 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.