Peter is top right of the photograph with pilot Jim Astbury next in line.
Australian pilot Jim Astbury at the controls .
"Jock", the crew's rear gunner.
Peter Hoare flew 5 of his 31 operations against the canals.
With 106 squadron:
4 Nov 44 Dortmund-Ems canal
6 Nov 44 Gravenhorst canal
1 Jan 45 Ladbergen - Dortmund Ems canal
In this raid of 4th November Peter is misnamed as " T Hoare".
The raid of 6th November was called off after 10 aircraft had bombed.
The daylight attack on January 1st 1945.
With 83 squadron:
20 Feb 45 Dortmund Ems canal
3 Mar 45 Dortmund Ems canal