Modified Lanacaster B.I ED825/G Used by 617 Squadron to attack the dams

617 Squadron Association

President: Wg Cdr J R Bell MBE DFC


Chairman: Wg Cdr A J C Walters - Secretary: Wg Cdr FMA Hines - Treasurer: Sqn Ldr S Greenland BEng(Hons) MSC CEng MIET

Membership Secretary: Flt Lt W Williams CFS RAFR

Other Committee Members: Sqn Ldr DH Moore MBE; Gp Capt JK Walters; Wg Cdr CJ Henderson; Wg Cdr M G Jackson BSc (Hons) RA; Wg Cdr AJC Walters; Wg Cdr Stuart Clarke; Sqn Ldr MS Beesley

Official Historian: Mr RM Owen

Guy Gibson


No 617 Squadron was formed at Scampton on 21 March 1943...

Calendar Events

Calendar of Reunions and Events

John Bell

Recent Events

Find out what we've been up to recently.

617 Group shot 3 - Introbox


Details of our next reunion can be found here.

617 Group shot - Introbox


Membership of the Association is now open to all current and former members of 617 Squadron

617 Group shot 2 - Introbox


Apr├Ęs Moi is published twice per year.

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