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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52726
Last updated: 28 May 2018
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Date:03-JUL-1942
Time:02:20
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk IC
Owner/operator:109 Squadron Royal Air Force
Registration: AD605
C/n / msn: ZP-C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:South of Dirkshorn, near the Zutweg, Harenkarspel (Province of Noord-H -   Netherlands
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Stradishall
Destination airport:Special Duties
Narrative:
Shot down by Oblt Egmont Prinz zur Lippe-Weißenfeld 5/NJG 2 - Dirkshorn North of Alkmaar - flying from Leeuwarden airfield.
Remains of WO Allison and Sgt Liversuch not found until 1982. Now buried with others at Bergen General Cemetery, Netherlands.


Crew:
Pilot: Aus/403385 Plt Off Peter Richard Vincent Sullivan RAAF - Bergen General Cemetery Plot 1 Row C Grave 23
Co-Pilot:550785 WO William Royden Allison - Bergen General Cemetery Plot 1 Row C Grave 25
Navigator:645659 Flt Sgt William Adamson DFM - Bergen General Cemetery Plot 1. Row C. Grave 25
Bomb Aimer:1257329 Sgt Richard John Liversuch - Bergen General Cemetery Plot 1 Row C Grave 26
Special Operator:1323684 Sgt John Alfred Eyers - Bergen General Cemetery Plot 1 Row C Grave 22
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner:905930 Flt Sgt Wesley James Garnett PoW Camps 9C/L6/L4, PoW Number 39725.
Air Gunner:973760 Sgt W J Morrison PoW Camps 8B/344, PoW Number 24953

Sources:

http://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/item2.php?SGLO=T1673
CWGC
Aircraft lost on Allied Force’s Special Duty Operations
http://www.liversuch.ca/raypage.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
03-Mar-2009 11:03 johnrees Updated
15-Aug-2012 06:49 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Phase, Departure airport, Narrative]
03-Jul-2017 15:05 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
06-Feb-2018 17:33 Red Dragon Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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