Bomber Command

Operational Statistics

 

Aircraft Type : Operational Losses by Night and Day

 

Updated: January 2008

 

Source: Bomber Command Squadron's of the RAF and thier aircraft

Published 1964

Aircraft Type : Operational Losses by Night and Day

Aircraft

Bombing Raids

Sea Mining

Miscellaneous Op’s

Totals – All Op’s

Missing

Scrapped

Missing

Scrapped

Missing

Scrapped

Missing

Scrapped

Enemy Action

Non-Enemy Action

Enemy Action

Non-Enemy Action

Enemy Action

Non-Enemy Action

Enemy Action

Non-Enemy Action

Lysander

0

0

0

0

0

0

6

0

1

6

0

1

Mustang

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Lightning

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Battle

3

0

5

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

0

5

Beaufighter

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

1

0

0

Blenheim

426

31

58

0

0

0

17

1

1

443

32

59

Boston

39

5

1

0

0

0

1

0

0

40

5

1

Ventura

38

2

2

0

0

0

0

0

0

38

2

2

Mitchell

7

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

7

1

0

Mosquito

169

23

91

2

0

0

83

12

16

254

35

107

Hudson

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

1

0

3

1

0

Wellington

1,194

58

271

106

2

14

32

5

27

1,332

65

312

Whitley

255

19

140

0

0

0

14 (38) *

1 (1) *

2 (10) *

269 (38) *

20 (11) *

142 (10) *

Hampden

323

15

161

73

1

29

1

0

4

397

16

194

Liberator

0

0

0

0

0

0

2

1

0

2

1

0

Fortress (B17)

2

1

0

0

0

0

11

4

1

13

5

1

Manchester

53

3

8

9

0

2

1

0

0

63

3

10

Stirling

487

29

90

84

2

23

35

3

15

606

35

128

Halifax

1,734

98

281

48

0

11

51

4

5 (4) *

1,833

142

345 (4) *

Lancaster

3,255

235

336

87

3

7

3 (4) *

 

 

3,345 (4) *

142

345

Total Heavy Losses

5,531

266

715

228

6

4

103 (4) *

16

23 (4)

5,862 (4) *

288

781 (4) *

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Grand Totals All Types

7,985

420

1,444

409

9

86

261 (42) *

36 (1) *

74 (14) *

8,655 (42) *

475 (1)

1,604 (14) *

*  Values shown in brackets indicate aircraft destroyed or damage while operating under the control of Coastal Command are shown in brackets.