ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52117
Last updated: 13 February 2016
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Narrative:Shot down during a bombing raid on Essen, Germany.
|Type:||Handley Page Halifax Mk II|
|Owner/operator:||78 Sqn RAF|
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|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 8|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Departure airport:||RAF Linton-on-Ouse, North Yorkshire,|
Three of the crew died in the crash. They are buried at Rouveen Cemetery, the Netherlands.
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