The WWII Diary of Lancaster Pilot Bruce Johnston
On August 25, 1944 Alldridge and Johnston were posted to Pathfinders, but turn it down as they were too close to the end of their tours (in low twenties at that point). Noted as a POW in Germany in March 1944. Canadian pilot in 115 Squadron at Witchford. Crashed at Pas-de-Calias France on the mission to Valenciennes June 15, 1944. He and his bomb aimer survived and evaded capture, while the rest of the crew was killed. Pilot who trained with Johnston at 12 OTU Chipping Warden, 1753 HCU Chedburg and 3 LFS...
The WW2 Diary of Lancaster Pilot Bruce Johnston
ITS - Initial Training School. LFS - Lancaster Finishing School. MD - Manning Depot. OTU - Operational Training Unit. PRC - Personnel Reception Centre. SFTS - Service Flying Training School. Bruce Johnston, Mark Johnston, Scott Johnston.