ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 201862
Last updated: 2 December 2020
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.

Time:01:37 LT
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk II
Owner/operator:305 (Ziemi Wielkopolskiej) Squadron Royal Air Force (305 (Ziemi Wielkopolskiej) Sqn RAF)
Registration: W5567
C/n / msn: SM-M
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Benz, Malente, Schleswig-Holstein -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Lindholme
Destination airport:
Shot down by flak whilst flying at 4,000ft over the target. All the crew were made PoW's after baling out.
Pilot: 782928 Sgt Franciszek Wasinski PoW
Pilot: P-0208 Fg Off Jerzy Leon Antoni Jungowski PoW
Observer: P-0740 Fg Off Kazimierz Pawluk PoW
Air Gunner: 780692 Sgt Czesław Jan Krupa PoW
Wireless Operator: 792265 Sgt Marian Jan (Duncan-Shorrock) Skubiszewski PoW
Air Gunner: 784440 Sgt Józef Michał Krawiecki - POW


Bomber Command Losses 1942
Krzystek's List
RAF Prisoners of War
Polish War Memorial RAF Northolt
Nachtjagd Combat Archive The Early Years part two
Google Maps

Revision history:

25-Nov-2017 22:36 Red Dragon Added
16-Feb-2018 18:36 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Destination airport, Narrative]
16-Apr-2020 13:31 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Source]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description