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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 202615
Last updated: 3 September 2020
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Date:16-APR-1942
Time:
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk III
Owner/operator:101 Squadron Royal Air Force (101 Sqn RAF)
Registration: X3696
C/n / msn: SR-U
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lutrebois -   Luxembourg
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Bourn
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed at Lutrebois Luxembourg 5km SSE of Bastogne Belgium.

Crew
Pilot:1064494 Sgt James Festubert Nesbitt - Charleroi Communal Cemetery Row U. Grave 6.
Pilot: 1191011 Sgt John Howard Hunt - Charleroi Communal Cemetery Row U. Grave 1D.
Observer: 1166172 Sgt Thomas Hubert Beament - Charleroi Communal Cemtery Row U Grave 18.
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner: 1283289 Sgt Arthur Richard Langston - Charleroi Communal Cemetery Row U. Grave, 1C.
Air Gunner:1317897 Sgt Arthur William Holman - Charleroi Communal Cemetery Row U. Grave 1F.

Sources:

Bomber Command Losses 1942
CWGC


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Dec-2017 20:24 Red Dragon Added
09-Oct-2018 05:45 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Operator]

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