These pages are dedicated to
the crew of K-King
& all the other aircrew
who flew  on Black Thursday,
16th-17th December 1943.

Conditions on Black Thursday

Commanding Officer

Crew and Name Index
Crew & surname alphabetical index for all aircrew flying on Black Thursday, with details of what happened to them on this night or later in the war
Black Thursday Memorial Page
In memory of those who died that night.

The Story of K-King
The K-King Crew: their aircraft; what happened to them on Black Thursday; the heroic actions of Sidney Mathews, their flight mechanic; what happened to the survivors of the crash.

The Funerals at Cambridge

December 16/17 1943 & The Battle of Berlin