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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53369
Last updated: 11 December 2017
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Time:0037 hrs
Type:Vickers Wellington IC
Owner/operator:103 Squadron Royal Air Force
Registration: T2996
C/n / msn: PM-C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Wervershoof -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Newton
Destination airport:RAF Newton
Mission-Osnabruck. Took off from RAF Newton at 2300 hrs. Shot down by a night-fighter (Ofw Hans Rasper 4./NJG1) and crashed 0037 hrs on land owned by Mr Langendijk, 22A Zwaagdijk Wervershoof (Noord Holland), 10 km W of Enkhuizen. Most are buried at Jonkerbos War Cemetery, with one grave in Bergen General Cemetery.
Fg Off R S Chisholm +
Plt Off A V J Hardcastle +
Fg Off W C Taffender +
Flt Sgt A Greensides +
Sgt A G Burbridge +
Flt Sgt J K E Horniman +

Royal Air Force Bomber Command Losses of the Second World War 1941 Page 65

Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
11-Apr-2016 18:59 Red Dragon Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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