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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52499
Last updated: 25 September 2017
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Time:10:53 p.m.
Type:Handley Page Halifax II
Owner/operator:Royal Air Force (RAF)
Registration: W1108
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Rhaan -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:East Moor, UK
Destination airport:
Shot down by a German Luftwaffe fighter jet during a bombing mission to Cologne, Germany. Six crew members died in the crash, two survived.
Sgt W.F. Ensor, Sgt E.G. Edwards, Sgt A.E. Bell, Sgt R. Jones, Sgt W.C. Warne and Sgt S.G. Jenner
The deceased are buried at Hellendoorn Cemetery, the Netherlands.


Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
22-Sep-2014 18:52 gerard57 Updated [Time, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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