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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 173256
Last updated: 13 December 2019
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Date:25-MAR-1945
Time:
Type:Hawker Tempest Mk V
Owner/operator:80 Squadron Royal Air Force (80 Sqn RAF)
Registration: SN138
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Bocholt, Limburg -   Belgium
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Volkel AB, Netherlands (UDE/EHVK)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
SN138 - Written off (damaged beyond repair) whilst engaged in combat operations: near Bocholt, Limburg, Belgium, on March 25th, 1945 shot down by flak, while strafing German armour concentrated in the area.

Sources:

1. Royal Air Force Aircraft SA100-VZ999 (James J. Halley, Air Britain 1985 p.12)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Jan-2015 22:04 Dr. John Smith Added
30-Mar-2015 10:29 Roup Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]

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