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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 51916
Last updated: 24 October 2017
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Time:2342 hrs
Type:Avro Lancaster I
Owner/operator:Royal Air Force (RAF)
Registration: R5611
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Rossum -   Netherlands
Departure airport:Royal Air Force Syerston
Destination airport:Pilsen
Shot down by Hauptmann Herbert Lutje of III/NJG1 and crashed at Rossum (Overijssel) 5 Km North of Oldenzaal. All buried in Woerselo Roman Catholic Cemetery (Rossum)
Sgt F J Howell RAFVR, Pilot. Sgt D Grey RAFVR, Flt Eng. F/S W H Hill RCAF, Nav. Sgt E G R Beacham RAFVR, Air Bomber. Sgt R W Littlefair RAFVR, W.Op. Sgt L A Dunmore RAFVR, Mid Upper Gunner. WOII D S Mitchell RCAF, Rear Gunner


Commonwealth War Graves Commission Register
William Chorley Bomber Command Losses 1942
Internet articles


Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
04-Sep-2010 09:50 Snowy Updated [Time, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
22-Jul-2016 16:20 Bert Updated [Source, Narrative]

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