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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 202690
Last updated: 26 December 2020
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Date:18-APR-1942
Time:03:56
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk III
Owner/operator:101 Squadron Royal Air Force (101 Sqn RAF)
Registration: X3655
C/n / msn: SR-V
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lubeck-Taterborn -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Bourn
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by flak and crashed at Lubeck-Taterborn

Crew
120714 Plt Off Edwin Arthur House - Hamburg Cemetery 9A. C. 4.
1202228 Sgt R V Simpson PoW Stalag 357 Kopernikus. PoW Number 90.
747907 Flt Sgt G M Mason DFM - Hamburg Cemetery 9A. C. 1.
915231 Sgt William Ernest Davies - Hamburg Cemetery 9A. C. 2.
R/73086 Flt Sgt L E Willigar RCAF - Hamburg Cemetery 9A. C. 3.
1057327 Sgt L Sykes PoW Stalag Luft 6 Heydekrug. PoW Number 182.

Sources:

CWGC
Bomber Command Losses 1942
RAF Prisoners of War.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Dec-2017 18:49 Red Dragon Added
08-Dec-2017 18:50 Red Dragon Updated [Registration]
08-Dec-2017 22:01 Red Dragon Updated [Narrative]
09-Oct-2018 05:45 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Operator]

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