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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203390
Last updated: 19 April 2021
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Date:09-MAY-1942
Time:01:20
Type:Handley Page Halifax Mk II
Owner/operator:76 Squadron Royal Air Force (76 Sqn RAF)
Registration: R9456
C/n / msn: MP-F
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location: Parkentin West of Rostock -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Middleton St George
Destination airport:Warnemunde
Narrative:
Coned by 13/Flak Regt 29. Hit by 1 & 3/Res Flak Abt 525 and 1 L. & 2V Battery Rerik. Crashed near Parkentin West of Rostock at 01:20.

Crew
Pilot:101555 Plt Off Harry Barker Moorehouse - Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery 8. B. 1.
Flight Engineer:955436 Sgt Desmond Roderick Neve - Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery 8. A. 37.
Observer: 101053 Fg Off William Leslie Long - Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery 8. A. 36.
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner:939114 Sgt John Joseph O'Reilly - Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery Coll. grave 8. A. 33-35.
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner:954984 Sgt Thomas Patrick Smith - Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery Coll. grave 8. A. 33-35.
Air Gunner:1378875 Sgt Raymond Davison - Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery Coll. grave 8. A. 33-35.

Sources:

Bomber Command Losses 1942
CWGC


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Dec-2017 21:39 Red Dragon Added
12-Nov-2018 08:51 Nepa Updated [Operator, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Operator]
14-May-2019 14:21 Anon. Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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