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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52075
Last updated: 20 June 2018
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Type:Handley Page Halifax Mk II
Owner/operator:No. 78 Squadron Royal Air Force (No. 78 Sqn RAF)
Registration: W7931
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 8
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Peppelmansdijk 24, Gaanderen, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Linton-on-Ouse
Destination airport:
Abandoned southeast of Doetinchem due to Flak damage.

Target: Duisburg
Call Sign: EY-J
Takeoff time: 19:02
Pilot F/Sgt. J.McC. Tait 1063628 RAF Doetinchem 1 10
Co-Pilot Sgt. J.A. Wilson 413923 RNzAF Doetinchem 1 9
Flight engineer Sgt. F.E. Lemon 520885 RAF Survived pow
Navigator W/O S. Hauxwell 51297 RAF Survived pow
Bomb aimer Sgt. G.R. Johnston R/122377 RCAF Survived pow
Wireless op P/O. R.W. Keen 48697 RAF Survived pow
Air gunner Sgt. A. Wilson 532057 RAF Doetinchem 1 11
Air gunner Sgt. R.R.H. Huleatt 1059832 RAF Survived pow


Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
24-Mar-2018 08:43 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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