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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203053
Last updated: 17 August 2020
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Date:04-MAY-1942
Time:
Type:Handley Page Halifax Mk II
Owner/operator:78 Squadron Royal Air Force (78 Sqn RAF)
Registration: R9391
C/n / msn: EY-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Aircraft missing
Location:Missing - North Sea 20km North of Juist -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Croft, Cheshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Claimed by Fw Hans Berschwinger 4./NJG2 - North Sea 20km North of Juist at 02:31

Crew
Pilot:41076 Sqn Ldr Albert John Drake Snow - Sage war Cemetery 5. A. 8.
Pilot:931910 Sgt Eric Charles Smith - Becklingen War Cemetery 27. A. 7.
Flight Engineer:567958 Sgt Frederick Ross Mills - Kiel War Cemetery 2. G. 7.
Observer:114168 Fg Off Edwin Charles Long Hebblethwaite - Kiel War Cemetery 3. E. 14.
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner:J/15431 Plt Off John Robert Kennedy RCAF - Sage War Cemetery 5. A. 10.
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner:1005931 Sgt Thomas Percy Willoughby Davies - Sage War Cemetery 13. B. 13.
Air Gunner:905982 Sgt Gilbert Murray Edwards - Runnymede Memorial Panel 82.

Sources:

CWGC
Bomber Command Losses 1942


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2017 17:13 Red Dragon Added
11-Nov-2018 13:53 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Operator]

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