Avro Lancaster B.Mk.I ED481 / WS-N of No.9 Squadron, RAF flew into Hawnby Hill on the 30th January 1943
|Frank Goheen Nelson RCAF||Warrant Officer||Pilot||Killed|
|McKeen Allan RCAF||Sergeant||Flight Engineer||Killed|
|George Francis Done||Sergeant||Navigator||Killed|
|Allan Arthur Frederick Williams||Sergeant||Bomb Aimer / Navigator||Killed|
|Henry Summers Jones||Sergeant||Wireless operator / Air gunner||Killed|
|Arthur William Butcher||Sergeant||Air gunner||Killed|
|Walter George Murton||Sergeant||Air gunner||Killed|
Although Flight Sergeant Nelson was serving with the Royal Canadian Air Force he was in fact American, being from Wilkinsburg Pennsylvannia.
The crew had carried out a sortie against Hamburg from their home base of RAF Waddington near Lincoln. Upon their return they were diverted to RAF Leeming near Northallerton and while in area flew into the western side of Hawnby Hill.