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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53374
Last updated: 1 October 2016
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Date:12-JUN-1941
Time:0121 hrs
Type:Vickers Wellington IC
Owner/operator:40 Squadron Royal Air Force
Registration: R1323
C/n / msn: BL-J
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hellevoetsluis, -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Alconbury
Destination airport:RAF Alconbury
Narrative:
Took off from RAF Alconbury at 2340 hrs. Shot down by Marine Flak and crash landed at 0121 hrs on a sandbank off Hellevoetsluis Holland.
Crew
Sqdn Ldr M E Redgrave pow
Sgt A F Potter RNZAF pow
Sgt C Rolfe evaded
Sgt P Rockingham pow
Sgt R Alldrick RCAF pow
Sgt J A S Abernethy pow

Sources:
http://www.nimh.nl/nl/images/1941%20sec_tcm5-7282.pdf
Royal Air Force Bomber command Losses of the Second World War 1941 Page 63.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
11-Apr-2016 06:47 Red Dragon Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
11-Apr-2016 06:48 Red Dragon Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
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