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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 202863
Last updated: 30 November 2020
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Date:26-APR-1942
Time:00:24
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk III
Owner/operator:9 Sqn Royal Air Force (9 Sqn RAF)
Registration: X3226
C/n / msn: WS-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Aircraft missing
Location:SW of Helgoland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Honington, Suffolk
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Possible claim by Oblt Rudolf Schoenert 5./NJG2 - 25km SW of Helgoland at 00:24.

Crew
37502 Sqn Ldr Douglas Holbrook Holmes AFC - Runnymede Memorial Panel 65.
1254454 Sgt Philip William Clement Flannery - Runnymede Memorial Panel 83.
749388 Flt Sgt William Burns Richmond - Runnymede Memorial Panel 75.
620700 Flt Sgt James North - Runnymede Memorial Panel 75.
751937 Flt Sgt Richard Ballantyne - Runnymede Memorial Panel 73.
524132 Flt Sgt Walter Lock - Runnymede Memorial Panel 75.

Sources:

Bomber Command Losses 1942
CWGC
Nachtjagd War diaries Volume 1.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Dec-2017 13:43 Red Dragon Added
12-Nov-2018 14:58 Nepa Updated [Operator, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Operator]

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