ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53299
Last updated: 24 May 2016
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Narrative:Took off from RAF Stradishall at 2315 hrs. Presumed lost over the North Sea. Plt Off Brown is buried in Holland at Bergen op Zoom War Cemetery, but the bodies of Flt Sgt Lewis and Sgt Hull were washed onto English beaches. The rest are commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.
|Type:||Vickers Wellington IC|
|Owner/operator:||214 Squadron Royal Air Force |
|C/n / msn:|| BU-H|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Departure airport:||RAF Stradishall|
|Destination airport:||RAF Stradishall|
Plt Off V K Brown (KIA)
Sgt M R Collins RCAF (KIA)
Sgt J Taylor (KIA)
Sgt J S Else (KIA)
Sgt RD Hull (KIA)
Flt Sgt W G Lewis (KIA)
Royal Air Force Bomber Command Losses of the Second World War 1941 Page 92.
||Updated [Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]|
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