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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 176065
Last updated: 27 January 2021
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Date:21-APR-1945
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated B-24H Liberator
Owner/operator:492nd BGp USAAF
Registration: 42-94816
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 10
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Brunlanes -   Norway
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by a Luftwaffe Messerschmitt 110 as well as German flak.
One crew member died in the crash.
The plane carried out a a "Carpetbagger" mission, supplying the Norwegian resistance.
The nickname of the plane was Tiger's Revenge.

Sources:

http://www.b24.no/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-May-2015 12:36 gerard57 Added
18-Dec-2019 23:12 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
27-Jan-2021 16:29 Anon. Updated [Operator, Operator]

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