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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 202551
Last updated: 19 January 2021
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Date:15-APR-1942
Time:night
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk II
Owner/operator:305 (Ziemi Wielkopolskiej) Squadron Royal Air Force (305 (Ziemi Wielkopolskiej) Sqn RAF)
Registration: Z8585
C/n / msn: SM-A
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Wroot 9 miles E of Doncaster; South Yorkshire, England -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Lindholme
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Force-landed at Wroot 9 miles E of Doncaster after running out of fuel returning from a raid on Dortmund.
Crew
Pilot: P-0612 Fg Off Stefan Sznidel - killed
Pilot: P-1208 Fg Off Kazimierz Wacław Konopasek - Ok
Observer: P-0933 Fg Off Kazimierz Joszt - Injured
Wireless Operator: 784835 Sgt Kazimierz Pasich - killed
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner: 780511 Bronisław Władysław Sędzimir -Ok
Air Gunner: 792066 Sgt Wacław Szmidt - OK


Sources:

CWGC
Krzystek's List
Bomber Command Losses 1942


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Dec-2017 16:10 Red Dragon Added
16-Feb-2018 18:38 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Destination airport, Narrative]
15-May-2020 08:11 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Damage]

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