Accident Vickers Wellington Mk X HE590, 26 May 1943
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Type:Silhouette image of generic well model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Vickers Wellington Mk X
Owner/operator:426 (Thunderbird) Sqn RCAF
Registration: HE590
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Zemst-Bos, Zemst, Flemish Brabant -   Belgium
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Dishforth, UK
Destination airport:
Shot down by night fighter pilot Oberleutnant Wilhelm Telge of the Stab II./NJG 1, flying Bf 110 G-4 G9+CC from St Trond airfield.

Target: Düsseldorf
Call Sign: OW-
Takeoff time: 23:21


Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1943 Part One
- Air Britain: RAF Aircraft HA100 - HZ999, published 1989

Revision history:

29-Dec-2011 15:35 Uli Elch Added
24-May-2018 19:36 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
12-Oct-2018 12:32 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
07-Nov-2022 07:37 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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