This page shows six members of the crew of ED627


Always Prepared


The Avro Lancaster

Lancaster Intercom on Op's


PO. Arthur Marcus Fitzgerald

Sgt. Cyril Herbert Pratt

Sgt. Sydney James Mitchell

Sgt. William Walter George Addison

Sgt. Henry Albert Toomey

Sgt. Stephen Preston

Sgt. John Goodwin

ED627 Crash Site

Lancaster Remains

Hauptmann Ludwig Meister

Crew members photo


Durnbach War Cemetery

Durnbach Cemetery Video's



Bombed from above

The Bomb


Other information

Lancaster LM334

Lancaster LL902

Lancaster DV187

Lancaster ED583

Lancaster LM751

Members of other Crews

Contacts and Links

Guest Book



This photograph shows five of the crew of ED627 in February 1943 when they were still in
 training and flying as a five man crew of a Wellington bomber

The top row are, from left to right,
 the Wireless Operator - Sgt W W G Addison, the Bomb Aimer - Sgt H A Toomey
 and the Navigator - Sgt C H Pratt
 The bottom row are, again from left to right,
 the Pilot - Sgt A M Fitzgerald and the Rear Gunner - Sgt J Goodwin
 The Flight Engineer - Sgt S J Mitchell and the Mid-Upper Gunner - Sgt Stephen Preston
 joined the crew when they converted to Lancaster's in May 1943.


This is Sgt Stephen Preston