ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 51633
Last updated: 21 September 2014
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Date:10-JUL-1943
Time:
Type:Handley Page Halifax Mk II
Owner/operator:77 Sqn RAF
Registration: JD126
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Arum -   Netherlands
Phase:
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Elvington
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crewed by Flight Sgt KW Morrison RAAF (Pilot); Sgt W McElroy RAF (Flight Engineer); Sgt EF Fare RAF (Navigator); Sgt A Thompson RAF (Air Bomber); Sgt JG Greening RAF (Wireless Air Gunner); Sgt K Foster RAF (Mid Upper Gunner); and Sgt Harry Williams RAF (Rear Gunner). The aircraft was hit by flak. All the crew were killed and are buried at Jonkerbos War Cemetery.

Sources:
http://www.nimh.nl/nl/images/1943%20sec_tcm5-7284.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
11-Jul-2014 07:03 Ubique17 Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Departure airport, Narrative]
12-Aug-2014 09:55 Scout Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport]
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