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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203199
Last updated: 28 December 2020
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Date:07-MAY-1942
Time:00:25
Type:Handley Page Halifax Mk II
Owner/operator:35 (Madras Presidency) Squadron Royal Air Force (35 (Madras Presidency) Sqn RAF)
Registration: W1050
C/n / msn: TL-F
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:SW of St Hubert -   Belgium
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Linton-on-Ouse
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Claimed by Oblt Hubert Rauh 7./NJG4 - South of Libin 10km SW of St Hubert at 00:25.

Crew
Pilot: J/15252 Pilot Officer Glenn Powell Gardiner RCAF PoW Stalag Luft 3 Zagan & Belaria. PoW Number 771.
Pilot:39059 Sqn Ldr Kenneth Whyte Bonnar - Neufchateau Communal Cemetery Grave 4.
620185 Sgt John Norman Hindle - Neufchateau Communal Cemetery Grave 5.
Navigator: 1150776 Sgt A H Fuce PoW Stalag 357 Kopernikus. PoW Number 45.
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner: 976069 Sgt Norman Henry Hood DFM - Neufchateau Communal Cemetery Grave 7.
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner:986458 Sgt John Alexander George Firth - Neufchateau Communal Cemetery Grave 6.
Air Gunner:1021906 Sgt Joseph Thomas Stanworth - Neufchateau Communal Cemetery Grave 8.

Sources:

Nachtjagd War Diaries Volume 1
CWGC
https://translate.google.co.uk/translate?hl=en&sl=fr&u=http://anloyceremonies.blogspot.com/2014/05/crash-dun-halifax.html&prev=search
https://translate.google.co.uk/translate?hl=en&sl=fr&u=http://www.lwha.be/pages/hommages/l-histoire-de-glenn-powell-gardiner-p-o-rcaf-sq-35.html&prev=search


Revision history:

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21-Dec-2017 22:16 Red Dragon Added

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