ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53458
Last updated: 17 November 2017
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Type:Vickers Wellington IC
Owner/operator:75 Squadron Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF)
Registration: R3211
C/n / msn: AA-J
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Goudswaard, 6 km SW of Spijkenisse -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Mildenhall, Suffolk
Destination airport:
Received 6.11.40 by 75 Squadron, RNZAF at RAF Mildenhall, Suffolk, from 37 Squadron, RAF Feltwell, Norfolk. Re-coded AA-J (from Feltwell Flying Control Logbook), landed 22:28, night of 11/12.12.40. Missing on combat operations on night of 29/30.12.40.

Failed To Return (Newman crew) shot down en route to the target (Hamm). Aircraft came down at Goudswaard, in the Dutch province of South Holland, located on the westernmost tip of the Hoeksche Waard, approximately 6 km south-west of Spijkenisse, Netherlands: crew all survived, all taken POW.



Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
05-Nov-2017 00:28 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description