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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 140871
Last updated: 11 January 2021
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Date:03-AUG-1943
Time:
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk X
Owner/operator:300 (Ziemi Mazowieckiej) Squadron Royal Air Force (300 (Ziemi Mazowieckiej) Sqn RAF)
Registration: HF605
C/n / msn: BH-P
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Hannover -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Ingham, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Wellington HF605 Took off at 23:42hrs 2 Aug 1943 from RAF Ingham for raid on Hamburg.
Hit by Flak in the target area and later forced down due to severe icing. 3.8.1943
Shot down by Flak during raid on Hamburg.
Crew:
P/O Tadeusz Stanislaw SKALISZ (P/2113) nav.PAF - killed
P/O Witold SMYK (P/0846) pilot PAF - killed
Sgt (Wop/AG) Antoni PILAT (PAF) - POW
Sgt (A/B.) Witold CZERNICHOWICZ (PAF) POW
Sgt (AG.) Adam JAREMKO (PAF) - POW

Sources:

1. Air Britain: RAF Aircraft HA100 - HZ999, published 1989


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Dec-2011 12:46 Uli Elch Added
11-Jan-2021 11:38 Holschtein Updated [Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative, Operator]

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