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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52414
Last updated: 20 April 2018
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Date:17-DEC-1942
Time:22:46
Type:Avro Lancaster Mk I
Owner/operator:97 (Straits Settlements) Squadron Royal Air Force (97 (Straits Settlements) Sqn RAF)
Registration: R5497
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Crashed North Sea 5 km w Egmond aan Zee -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:Neustadt, Germany
Narrative:
Shot down by a night fighter.

Target: Neustadt, Germany
Call Sign: OF-Z
Takeoff time: 17:08
Crew:
Pilot P/O. J.E. Bunt J/16565 RCAF Runnymede Memorial 100
Flight engineer Sgt. W.C. Morgan 522876 RAF Runnymede Memorial 90
Navigator F/Sgt. J.S. Macks 1022818 RAF Runnymede Memorial 75
Bomb aimer W/O II R.S. Donald R/77810 RCAF Runnymede Memorial 102
Wireless op Sgt. C.A. Farrimond 917131 RAF Runnymede Memorial 82
Air gunner Sgt. J.G. Liney 1310395 RAF Runnymede Memorial 88
Air gunner F/Sgt. J.G. Hebdon 1377994 RAF Runnymede Memorial 74

Sources:

http://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T1953B&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
15-Dec-2017 13:30 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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