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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 202480
Last updated: 23 January 2021
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Date:13-APR-1942
Time:02:48
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk IV
Owner/operator:301 (Ziemi Pomorskiej) Sqn RAF
Registration: Z1252
C/n / msn: GR-T
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Decoy airfield at Crostwick Norfolk -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Hemswell
Destination airport:Essen, Germany
Narrative:
Written off after force landing at a decoy airfield site at Crostwick, 2 miles NW of Horsham St.Faith, Norfolk.

Crew
Pilot: P-0678 Fg Off Jerzy Goldhaar
Pilot: P-2477 / 782882 Sgt Józef Adolf Stephani
Pilot: P-0257 Fg Off Zbigniew Kazimierz Staerz
Pilot: 783719 Sgt Józef Tadeusz Piasecki
Wireless Operator:792054 Sgt Zdzisław Zygmunt Twarkowski
Air Gunner: 784094 Sgt Ludomir Lucjan Marian Lasocki

Sources:

301 "Ziemia Pomorska" Squadron website
Krzystek's List
Bomber Command Losses 1942


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Dec-2017 20:05 Red Dragon Added
18-Oct-2018 17:02 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Operator]
17-Apr-2020 21:00 TigerTimon Updated [Other fatalities, Destination airport]

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