The G. Neale Crew of 419 Squadron standing in front of a  Halifax Mk II .

Back L to R: Sgt R. S. McLachlan RCAF POW, Navigator; Sgt R. A. Cleaver RAF POW, Flight engineer;
Sgt G. V. Neale RCAF POW, Pilot; Sgt W. N. Jaffray RCAF POW, Bomb aimer, and Sgt P. J. Griffiths RAF POW, Wireless Op.

Front L to R: Sgt W. P. McLeod RCAF POW, Rear gunner; Sgt D. E. Kenwell RCAF POW, Mid-upper gunner.

This crew failed to return from operations to Wuppertal while flying Halifax II JD-214 coded VR-U on June 24/25, 1943.
Their aircraft was seriously damaged by a fighters and they were forced to land at Wageningen, Holland.

Photo graciously supplied by the Halifax Restoration Group at the Royal Canadian Air Force Memorial Museum in Trenton, ON.