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Serials DT810 and DT812 Lancaster II Prototypes

2 Prototypes ordered from A V Roe (Chadderton) of which only DT810 was built and was first flown on 26th November 1941, with Hercules VI engines.

 

Serial Range DV155 - DV407 Lancaster BI/BIII

200 Lancasters ordered from Metropolitan-Vickers in 1941, built as 91 BI (Merlin 22 engines) and 109 BIII (Merlin 28) as indicated from May to November 1943.

 

DV155 - BIII - 617Sq 31May43, 44Sq Jun43. Lost 3/4Sep43. 194hrs.

DV156 - BIII - 617Sq May43, 50Sq Jul 43, Lost (Turin) 12/13Jul43

DV157 - BIII - 12Sq 31May43, Down in North Sea 11/142Jun43

DV158 - BIII - 12Sq (GZ-A), Lost (Berlin) 23/14Aug43

DV159 - BIII - 100Sq, Missing (Hanover) 19Oct43. 275hrs.

DV160 - BIII - 460Sq, Missing (Oberhausen) 14/15Jun43

DV161 - BIII - 12Sq, 1667CU; 460, 57, 9, 50Sqs; 1653CU, Crash Jan45

DV162 - BIII - 1667CU, 100Sq Jul43, Missing 4Oct43

DV163 - BIII - Used by Flight Refuelling, Staverton, SOC 2Jan46

DV164 - BIII - 1667CU May43, 12Sq Jun43, Missing 9/10Jul43

DV165 - BIII - 1667CU, 300Sq, 1LFS, 1662, 1667CU's, Burnt 9Apr45

DV166 - BIII - 49, 619, 49, 44Sqs;1669/54/60CU's; Crash 27/28Apr43

DV167 - BIII - 50Sq 11Jun43, Lost raiding Italy 15/16Jul43. 62hrs.

DV168 - BIII - 12Sq 14Jun43, Lost (Peenemunde) 17/18Aug43

DV169 - BIII - 1662CU 14Jun43, Crashed and soc 7Jul45. 72hrs.

DV170 - BIII - Rolls-Royce 16Jun43, converted MkVI SOC 16Dec47

DV171 - BIII - 12, 626, 463Sqs; Lost (Calais) 24/25Sep44. 507hrs.

DV172 - BIII - 460Sq, Burnt out 3Jul43 by own incendiaries

DV173 - BIII - 460Sq Jun43, Crashed Normandy 16/17Dec43. 307hrs.

DV174 - BIII - 460Sq 21Jun43, Missing 23Sep43. 180hrs.

DV175 - BIII - 460Sq Jun - Sep43, 5LFS, Scrapped at 46MU Oct46

DV176 - BIII - 100Sq 23Jun43, Damaged 23Oct43, Scrap Jul47

DV177 - BIII - 12Sq (GZ-K), 626Sq, Crashed at Boxted 24/25Apr44

DV178 - BIII - 49, 50Sqs Oct43, Lost (Berlin) 26/27Nov43. 283hrs.

DV179 - BIII - A.V.Roe tests Jun43, A&AEE Nov43, Scrap Oct45.

DV180 - BIII - 103Sq, 166Sq Sep43, Lost (Berlin) 28/29Jan44

DV181 - BIII - 106Sq Jan43 Lost 13Jul43. 27hrs.

DV182 - BIII - 106Sq Jan43 Lost 6Sep43. 164hrs.

DV183 - BIII - 207Sq Jan43, Missing 16Jul43. 30hrs.

DV184 - BIII - 207Sq Jan43, Stalled at Langar 2Oct43. 212hrs.

DV185 - BIII - 12Sq 20Jun43, Missing 1Sep43. 133hrs.

DV186 - BIII - 61Sq 20Jun43, Missing (Milan) 16Aug43. 132hrs.

DV187 - BIII - 12Sq (PH-A) 7Jul43, Missing 27/28Aug43

DV188 - BIII - 207Sq 6Jul43, Lost (Berlin) 23/24Dec43. 309hrs.

DV189 - BIII - RAE, 100Sq Jul-Dec43, Missing from 550Sq 2Jan44

DV190 - BIII - 12Sq Jul-Dec43, 626Sq, Lost (Berlin) 2Jan44

DV191 - BIII - 207Sq (EM-O) Jul43, Lost (Brunswick) 14/15Jan44. 377hrs.

DV192 - BIII - 100, 550, 100Sqs; Missing 29Apr44. 430hrs.

DV193 - BIII - 460Sq, 1LFS, 103Sq. Became 4959M 4STT Dec44

DV194 - BIII - 101Sq Jul43, 625Sq (CF-F), Lost 15/16Mar44. 383hrs.

DV195 - BIII - 106Sq Jul43 Lost 11Aug43. 52hrs.

DV196 - BIII - 106Sq Jul43 Lost 8Aug43. 59hrs.

DV197 - BIII - 50Sq 13Jul43, Damaged 31Jul43 and SOC

DV198 - BIII - 9Sq (WS-U) 12Jul43, Lost (Tours) 10/11Apr44. 52operations.

DV199 - BIII - Rolls-Royce 6Jul43, converted MkVI, SOC 8Jun47

DV200 - BIII - 12Sq, 1LFS, 550Sq, 1662CU, BCIS (WB-S), Scrap 1946

DV201 - BIII - 57Sq 17Jul43, Missing 24Sep43. 242hrs.

DV202 - BIII - 44Sq 17Jul43, Missing 18Aug43. 78hrs.

DV217 - BIII - 50Sq 18Jul43, Missing 21Dec43. 358hrs.

DV218 - BIII - 12Sq 22Jul43, Damaged Oct43, Lost 4Nov43.

DV219 - BIII - 12Sq 22Jul43, Damaged Jul43, Lost 22Sep43. 23hrs.

DV220 - BIII - 103Sq Jul - Sep43, 166Sq, Lost 30Oct43. 318hrs.

DV221 - BIII - 103Sq 25Jul43, Missing 27/28Sep43. 138hrs.

DV222 - BIII - 12Sq 26Jul43, Crashed 26Aug43, Lost 2/3Oct43.

DV223 - BIII - 50Sq, Crashed at Maison Blanche 8Aug43.

DV224 - BIII - 12Sq 25Jul43, Missing 2/3Aug43.

DV225 - BIII - 12Sq 25Jul43, Missing 23/24Sep43. 146hrs.

DV226 - BIII - 467Sq 29Jul43, Missing (Kassel) 22/23Oct43

DV227 - BIII - 50Sq Aug43, Lost (St. Leu d'Esserent) 7/8Jul44

DV228 - BIII - 61Sq 31Jul43, Shot down in Holland 22/23Aug43

DV229 - BIII - 106Sq Aug43, 463Sq, Lost (Orleans) 10/11Jun44. 541hrs.

DV230 - BIII - 101Sq(SR-T) 4Sep43, Missing 19Oct43. 39hrs.

DV231 - BIII - 101Sq(SR-R) Sep43, Lost (Berlin) 27/28Jan44. 149hrs.

DV232 - BIII - 61Sq 15Aug43, Crashed 6Sep43. 72hrs.

DV233 - BIII - 427, 467, 207, 467 Sqs; Missing 24Sep43. 61hrs.

DV234 - BIII - 50Sq Aug43, Lost 9Oct43. 172hrs.

DV235 - BIII - 57Sq Aug43, Lost 3Oct43. 77hrs.

DV236 - BIII - 32MU, 101Sq(SR-G) 19Sep43, Lost 15Feb44. 195hrs.

DV237 - BIII - 467Sq 20Aug43, Missing 4Sep43. 13hrs.

DV238 - BIII - 619, 49(EA-O), 44Sqs; Lost 17Dec43. 135hrs.

DV239 - BIII - 61Sq(QR-V) Aug43, Lost (Hanover) 8/9Oct43. 118hrs.

DV240 - BIII - 467Sq 22Aug43, Lost (Nuremburg) 30/31Mar44. 388hrs.

DV241 - BIII - 12Sq 24Aug43, Missing (Berlin) 1Sep43. 16hrs.

DV242 - BIII - 100, 625Sqs; 3LFS, 1656CU, 5MU, Scrap Dec46.

DV243 - BIII - 207Sq Aug43, Ditched near Yarmouth 23Oct43. 131hrs.

DV244 - BIII - 12Sq(PH-E) Aug43, 626Sq, Lost 26Feb44. 205hrs.

DV245 - BIII - 101Sq(SR-S), Lost (Bremen) 23Mar45, 119 operations.

DV246 - BIII - 617Sq(AJ-U) Aug43 - Jul44; 1661/1654CU's; 5MU, SOC Aug47.

DV247 - BIII - 460Sq Aug43, 166Sq, Lost (Berlin) 26/27Nov43. 146hrs.

DV263 - BIII - 44Sq(KM-M) Sep43, Damaged 27Nov43, Missing (Magdeburg) 22Jan44

DV264 - BIII - 101Sq 21Sep43, Missing 31Mar44. 276hrs.

DV265 - BIII - 101Sq 2Oct43, Lost 5Nov43. 38hrs.

DV266 - BIII - 101Sq 2Oct43, Lost 19Oct43. 6hrs.

 

 

Lancaster BIII DV267

 

DV267 - BIII - 101Sq(SR-K) Oct43, Missing 19/20Feb44. 209hrs.

DV268 - BIII - 101Sq 20Sep43, Missing 27Nov43. 63hrs.

DV269 - BIII - 101Sq(SR-M) 22Sep43, Missing 3Jan44. 134hrs.

DV270 - BIII - 101Sq, Hit trees at Binbrook Hill 5Dec43.

DV271 - BIII - 106Sq Sep43, Missing 23Sep43. 26hrs.

DV272 - BIII - 106Sq Sep43, Missing 10Oct43. 87hrs.

DV273 - BIII - 106Sq 9Oct43, BDU Jan45, Scrapped Nov46.

DV274 - BIII - 106, 463Sqs; Lost (Augsburg) 26Feb44. 253hrs.

DV275 - BIII - 32MU; 101, 463, 101(SR-X2)Sqs; Lost 4May44.

DV276 - BIII - Crashed in transit Sep43, 101Sq, Lost 31Mar44.

DV277 - BI - A.V.Roe 6Sep43, 467Sq, 5LFS, 46MU, Scrap46.

DV278 - BI - 625Sq(CF-V), 300Sq(BH-A), Lost 14Aug44. 159hrs.

DV279 - BI - 550Sq(BQ-M), Crashed at Seething 19Jul44. 299hrs.

 

 

Lancaster BI DV280

 

DV280 - BI - 463Sq 29Jan44, Missing 26Jun44. 237hrs.

DV281 - BI - 626Sq(UM-D2) Feb44, lost (Mailly) 3/4May44

DV282 - BI - 300Sq 11Mar44, Missing 28Apr44

DV283 - BIII - 32MU, 20MU, 101Sq, Damaged and SOC 17Dec43. 14hrs.

DV284 - BIII - 9Sq(WS-G) 14Sep43, Missing 18Nov43. 14ops.

DV285 - BIII - 101Sq 9Oct43, Missing 27Nov43. 53hrs.

DV286 - BIII - 44Sq Sep43, 38MU, 300Sq. Lost 13Jan44.

DV287 - BIII - 101Sq Oct43, Shot down over Holland 14Jan44.

DV288 - BIII - 101Sq Oct43, Lost 11Apr44. 148hrs.

DV289 - BIII - 101Sq Oct43, Lost 27Nov43. 41hrs.

DV290 - BIII - 101Sq. Dived into USAAF Stn Welford 31Mar44.

DV291 - BI - SIU, 32MU, 101Sq Oct43, Damaged 23Nov43. 32hrs.

DV292 - BI - SIU, 32MU, 101Sq(SR-Y), Lost 13Aug44. 269hrs.

DV293 - BI - 9Sq(WS-Y) Sep43, Missing 16Dec43. 18ops.

DV294 - BI - 61Sq(QR-K) Sep43, Lost (Augsburg) 25/26Feb44. 263hrs.

DV295 - BI - 626Sq, Crashed near Marham on return 26/27Nov43

DV296 - BI - 460Sq Sep43, Missing (Berlin) 2Dec43. 136hrs.

DV297 - BI - 106, 61Sqs, Lost on Berlin raid 26/27Nov43. 86hrs.

DV298 - BIII - 101Sq Oct43, Gale damage 18Jan45, Lost 13/14Mar45.

DV299 - BI - 32MU Sep43, 101Sq Nov43, Lost 17Dec43. 41hrs.

DV300 - BI - 32MU Sep43, 101Sq Nov43, Lost 17Dec43. 68hrs.

DV301 - BI - 32MU Sep43, 101Sq Nov43, Missing 1Jul44.

 

 

Lancaster BI DV302

 

DV302 - BI - 32MU, 101Sq(SR-H) Nov43, 46MU, Scrap Jan47. 121ops.

DV303 - BI - 101Sq(SR-U) Nov43, Lost (Berlin) 30Jan44, 107hrs.

DV304 - BI - 101Sq Converted to BIII at 24MU, 61Sq, Lost 18/19Jul44.

DV305 - BI - 100Sq Oct43, 550Sq Nov43, Wrecked 31Jan44.

DV306 - BI - 100Sq Oct43, 550Sq Nov43, Lost 15Jan44, 141hrs.

DV307 - BI - 32MU Sep43, 101Sq Nov43, Lost 2Jan44, 73hrs.

DV308 - BI - 32MU Sep43, 101Sq Nov43, Lost 2Jan44, 52hrs.

DV309 - BI - 166Sq Oct43, 550Sq Feb44, Missing 22May44, 210hrs.

DV310 - BIII - 166Sq, 5LFS, 189Sq, 1659CU(RV-L). Became 5930M.

DV311 - BI - 61Sq(QR-P) Oct43, Lost (Nuremberg) 30/31Mar44. 291hrs.

DV312 - BI - Converted to BIII, 61Sq(QR-Z), 207, 50Sqs; Lost 18/19Jul44.

DV324 - BI - 50Sq Oct43, Missing (Hanover) 8/9Oct43

DV325 - BI - 50Sq 5Oct44, Missing (Berlin) 2/3Dec43, 80hrs.

DV326 - BI - 619Sq Oct43, 5LFS Sep44, Temporary 5055M Lindholme.

DV327 - BI - 9Sq(WS-N) Oct43, Crash landed 23Nov43. 7ops.

DV328 - BI - 619Sq(PG-L) Oct43, Lost (Berlin) 24Mar44, 262hrs.

DV329 - BI - 44Sq 7Oct43, Missing 24Nov43, 64hrs.

DV330 - BI - 619Sq(PG-O) Oct43, Missing 15Feb44, 159hrs.

DV331 - BI - 44Sq(KM-Z/T) Oct43, lost (Turin) 12/13Jul43, 114hrs.

DV332 - BI - 9Sq(WS-D) Oct43, Lost 3Dec44, 9ops.

DV333 - BI - 460Sq, 576Sq(UL-K2), Nov43, Lost (Stettin) 5/6Jan44.

DV334 - BI - 9Sq, Crashed Markham Clayton, operation 2/3Dec43.

DV335 - BI - 619Sq Oct43, Crashed 26Nov43, 46MU, Scrap Jan47.

DV336 - BI - 619Sq, Crashed burnt, landing at Elvington 27Nov43

DV337 - BI - Lost on 463Sq's first raid (Berlin) 26/27Nov43

DV338 - BI - 467Sq Oct43, 463Sq, Lost (Leipzig) 19/20Feb44, 186hrs.

DV339 - BI - 61Sq Nov43, Lost Berlin raid 26/27Nov43. 45hrs.

DV340 - BI - Converted to BIII. 460, 9Sqs; 1651CU, SOC Apr46.

DV341 - BI - 460Sq Oct43, Missing (Berlin) 18Nov43. 26hrs.

DV342 - BI - 103Sq Oct43, 467Sq Dec43, Missing 17Dec43. 79hrs.

DV343 - BI - 100Sq, 550Sq Nov43, Missing 23/24Dec43. 78hrs.

DV344 - BI - 106Sq, 61Sq Nov43, Lost (Berlin) 1/2Jan44. 91hrs.

DV345 - BI - 100Sq, 550Sq, Caught fire in air 2Jan44. 103hrs.

DV359 - BI - 460Sq, Crashed at Fletton 1Apr44. 212hrs.

DV360 - BI - 207Sq Oct45, Lost (Wesseling) 21/22Jun44. 375hrs.

DV361 - BI - 207Sq, Caught fire in the air, England 22Dec43.

DV362 - BI - Converted to BIII. 625Sq(CF-B), 46MU, 5LFS, RR, SOC Sep46.

DV363 - BI - 50Sq Nov43, Lost (St Leu)

DV364 - BI - 625Sq(CF-D) Nov43, Lost (Berlin) 28Jan44. 100hrs.

DV365 - BI - 166Sq(AS-Z2); Landed damaged, Ford 26Nov43. 150hrs.

DV366 - BI - 50Sq Nov43, Missing (Berlin) 23Nov43. 26hrs.

DV367 - BI - 166Sq, Lost (Versailles railway yards) 7Jun44. 362hrs.

DV368 - BI - 50Sq, 5LFS, Crash (tyre burst) Syerston 19May44.

DV369 - BI - 207Sq(EM-D) Nov43, Lost (Brunswick) 14Jan44. 140hrs.

DV370 - BI - 207Sq Nov43, Missing 2Jan44. 95hrs.

DV371 - BI - 207Sq Nov43, Missing 30Jan44. 149hrs.

DV372 - BI - 467Sq Nov43, 1651CU Nov44, Wrecked 4Oct45.

DV373 - BI - 467Sq. Ditched in daylight 5Oct44. 595hrs.

DV374 - BI - 463Sq Nov43, Lost (Revigny) 18/19Jul44. 417hrs.

DV375 - BI - 50Sq, Lost (Berlin) 29/30Dec43 (rear gunner rescued)

DV376 - BI - 50Sq Nov43, Lost (Berlin) 15/16Feb44. 139hrs.

DV377 - BI - 50Sq Nov43, Burnt 27Nov43.

DV378 - BI - 467Sq 7Nov43, Missing 31Jan44. 115hrs.

DV379 - BI - To BOAC Nov43, Became G-AGJI BOAC test bed.

DV380 - BI - 617Sq Nov43, Damaged 16Mar45 and 24 Apr45, SOC Mar46.

DV381 - BI - 619Sq(PG-B) Nov43, Lost (Berlin) 26Nov43. 30hrs.

DV382 - BI - 617Sq, Flew in to hill 10 miles N.E. of Chichester 13Feb44.

DV383 - BIII - 207Sq(EM-G) Nov43, 46MU, SOC Nov47.

DV384 - BIII - 44Sq Nov43, 50Sq Lost (Frankfurt) 22/23Mar44.

DV385 - BI - 617Sq Nov43, Damaged 4 times, 46MU Apr45, Scrap Nov46.

DV386 - BI - 166, 576Sqs(UL-E2), Lost (Leipzig) 19/20Feb44. 120hrs.

DV387 - BI - 166Sq Nov43, Missing (Berlin) 26/27Nov43. 4hrs.

DV388 - BI - 626Sq(UM-S2) Nov43, Lost (Berlin) 26Nov43.

DV389 - BI - 101Sq(SR-P) ex 32MU Dec43, Lost 25May44. 229hrs.

DV390 - BI - 626Sq, Damaged beyond repair 29Nov43.

DV391 - BI - 617Sq(Y) Nov43, Damaged 4 times 46MU Scrap Oct46.

DV392 - BI - 625Sq Nov43, Missing (Berlin) 23Dec43. 13hrs.

DV393 - BI - 617Sq(T) Nov43, 9Sq Mar45, 38MU Feb46, Scrap May47.

DV394 - BI - 617Sq 25Nov43, Missing 25Spr44. 165hrs.

DV395 - BIII - 156, 9(WS-T), 15Sqs; 1660, 1654HCU's; SOC 25Aug47.

DV396 - BI - 9Sq Nov43, 467Sq Oct44, Lost 2Nov44. 442hrs.

DV397 - BI - 61Sq(QR-N) 30Nov43, Lost (Berlin) 24/25Mar44. 227hrs.

DV398 - BI - 617Sq 30Nov43, Missing (Liege) 21Dec43. 12hrs.

DV399 - BI - 61Sq Missing (Berlin) 29/30Dec43.

DV400 - BI - 61Sq Lost (Berlin) 27/28Jan44. 99hrs.

DV401 - BI - 61Sq Lost (Berlin) 2/3Jan44. 64hrs.

DV402 - BI - 617Sq(X) Dec43, SOC after 4th time damaged Nov45.

DV403 - BI - 617Sq Dec43, Lost 25Jun44. 217hrs.

DV404 - BI - 166Sq Dec43, Lost 15Jan44. 64hrs.

DV405 - BI - 617Sq(J) except A&AEE Jun44, 46MU, Scrap Jan47.

DV406 - BI - 166Sq Dec43, Missing (Berlin) 30Jan44. 52hrs.

DV407 - BI - 101Sq(SR-R2) ex 32MU, 46MU May45, SOC Feb46.

 

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