ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52097
Last updated: 15 September 2014
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Narrative:Shot down by the German Luftwaffe upon returning from a bombing mission of the Krupp factory in Essen, Germany.
|Type:||Handley Page Halifax II|
|Owner/operator:||Royal Air Force (RAF)|
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|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Groesbeek, 3 km SE of -
In 1977 the people of Groesbeek dedicated a plaque to the bomberís crew. It was installed on the home of the farmer who had lost his barn that evening. It includes the names and appointments of everyone aboard the aircraft. - See more at:
http://www.nimh.nl/nl/images/1943%20sec_tcm5-7284.pdf http://nl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Handley_Page_Halifax http://www.groesbeekairbornevrienden.nl/archives/451/lang/en-us#sthash.c1nNPnAZ.dpuf
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