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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 21068
Last updated: 18 November 2017
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Date:13-MAR-1942
Time:22:50
Type:Avro Manchester Mk I
Owner/operator:83 Squadron Royal Air Force
Registration: L7423
C/n / msn: OL-S
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Crashed Broekhuizen 15 km n Venlo -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Scampton
Destination airport:Köln
Narrative:
Airborne 20:30 on mission to Köln (Cologne), shot down by Oblt. Knacke of the 1./NJG 1, flying a Bf 110 from Venlo airfield.


Fg Off 67664 J.L. Bromiley RAF PoW No.193.
Pilot: Sgt 933501 Peter Hollowell Foster 21 RAFVR killed.
P/O 106564 John Rowland Feirn 34 RAFVR killed.
Wop/AG:Flt/Sgt 755327 Leonard Frank Rogers Davis 33 RAFVR killed.
Sgt J. Dowds PoW.
Wop/AG: Sgt 954204 Eric Rose 29 RAFVR killed.
AG: Sgt R/51638 Joseph Michael Thompson 28 RCAF killed.

Sources:

Air Britain RAF Aircraft L1000 - N9999 & http://www.lostbombers.co.uk/bomber.php?id=5550
http://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/item2.php?SGLO=T1436
https://www.asisbiz.com/Luftwaffe/njg1.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Jun-2008 20:53 JINX Added
01-Jul-2008 00:11 JINX Updated
11-Mar-2017 15:50 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
12-Mar-2017 07:28 TigerTimon Updated [Date]
17-Nov-2017 18:22 Red Dragon Updated [Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]

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