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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 202784
Last updated: 20 September 2020
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Date:23-APR-1942
Time:night
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk III
Owner/operator:9 Sqn Royal Air Force (9 Sqn RAF)
Registration: X3759
C/n / msn: WS-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sapiston Suffolk, 67 miles SE of Thetford Norfolk. -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Honington, Suffolk
Destination airport:Köln, Germany
Narrative:
Crashed at Sapiston Suffolk, 67 miles SE of Thetford Norfolk.

Crew
Pilot:R/67847 Sgt Warren Thomas Ramey RCAF - Honington(All Saints) Churchyard Row E. Grave 2.
Pilot: R/66086 Sgt John Monteith RCAF - Honington(All Saints) Churchyard Row E. Grave 5.
Observer:401765 Sgt John Whiteside Jasper RNZAF - Honington(All Saints)Churchyard Row E. Grave 1.
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner: R/69704 Flt Sgt Joseph Seberras RCAF - Honington(All Saints) Churchyard Row E. Grave 3.
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner:1208948 Sgt Eric Edwin Eglinton - Honington(All Saints) Churchyard Row E. Grave 4.
Air Gunner Sgt P G Russel - Injured

Sources:

CWGC
Bomber Command Losses 1942.
http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=X3759


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Dec-2017 20:51 Red Dragon Added
12-Nov-2018 14:58 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Operator]
12-May-2019 19:59 Anon. Updated [Destination airport, Narrative]
18-Apr-2020 14:13 TigerTimon Updated [Aircraft type]
18-Apr-2020 14:25 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Other fatalities, Destination airport, Source]

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