ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137801
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Narrative:Missing from night intruder 3.12.44 Failed to Return From Operations Germany.
de Havilland Mosquito FB.Mk.VI
|Owner/operator:||464 Sqn RAAF|
|C/n / msn:|| |
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2|
|Airplane damage:|| mis|
|Departure airport:||Thorney Island, Hampshire|
Mosquito MM427 took off from RAF Thorney Island at 2255 hours on the night of 2/3rd
December 1944, being one of 13 aircraft from the squadron detailed to carry out night
intruder operations and bomb and strafe road and rail junctions in the Rotterdam-Veale-
Wesel-Ruhr areas. MM427 failed to return from the mission.
P/O (183.388) Glyn WILLIAMS (pilot) RAFVR - killed
F/Sgt (1494694) John DUNN (nav.) RAFVR - killed
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