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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203601
Last updated: 28 November 2020
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Date:30-MAY-1942
Time:
Type:Handley Page Halifax Mk II
Owner/operator:76 Squadron Royal Air Force (76 Sqn RAF)
Registration: W1065
C/n / msn: MP-G
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Gennevilliers -   France
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Middleton St George, Durham
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Hit by flak and crashed into the target.

Crew
Pilot: Plt Off John Dalrymple Anderson - Viroflay New Communal Cemetery Row A. Grave 12.
Flight Engineer: Sgt William Brown - Viroflay New Communal Cemetery Row A. Grave 4.
Navigator: Plt Off Norman Hamilton Bowack - Viroflay New Communal Cemetery Row A. Grave 5.
Bomb Aimer: Sgt Thomas Robert Marshall - Viroflay New Communal Cemetery Row A. Grave 14.
Wireless Operator/ Air Gunner: Flt Sgt Douglas Albert Miner - Viroflay New Communal Cemetery Row A. Grave 10.
Air Gunner: Sgt James Nicol - Viroflay New Communal Cemetery Plot A. Grave 3.
Air Gunner: Sgt Maurice Stanley Douglas Corker - Viroflay New Communal Cemetery Row A. Grave 2.

Sources:

French Crashes 39-45
CWGC
Bomber Command Losses 1942
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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Dec-2017 17:56 Red Dragon Added
12-Nov-2018 08:52 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Operator]

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