ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52396
Last updated: 19 February 2017
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Narrative:Homebound after bombing Essen. Shot down by a night-fighter (Hptm Manfred Meurer I./NJG1) and crashed 2015 between Asselt (Limburg) and Roermond. Those who died were buried at Venlo, since when their bodies have been removed yo Jonkerbos War Cemetery.
|Type:||Avro Lancaster I|
|Owner/operator:||207 Sqn RAF|
|C/n / msn:|| EM-U|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 7|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Departure airport:||RAF Langar|
|Destination airport:||RAF Langar|
Crew:-Flt Sgt Chaster RCAF (Evaded)/Sgt W H Moger (KIA)/Sgt G K Marwood (POW)/Sgt J K Banfield (POW)/Sgt K H Pugh (KIA)/Sgt I W Lineker (KIA)/Sgt W J Harris (KIA).
Royal Air Force Bomber Command Losses of the Second World War 1943 Page 14.
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