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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 202870
Last updated: 16 October 2020
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Date:26-APR-1942
Time:03:37
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk IC
Owner/operator:103 Squadron Royal Air Force (103 Sqn RAF)
Registration: DV579
C/n / msn: PM-Z
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Aircraft missing
Location:North Sea NW of Ameland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Elsham Wolds
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Possible claim by Uffz Heinz Grimm 5./NJG2 - North Sea NW of Ameland at 03:37.

Crew
R/78203 Flt Sgt Charles Lorne Bray DFM RCAF - Runnymede Memorial Panel 102.
1259439 Sgt Frank O'Kearney Eivers - Runnymede Memorial Panel 82.
1280517 Sgt Sydney Harold Harle - Runnymede Memorial Panel 85.
1258441 Sgt Arthur Frank Blencowe - Runnymede Memorial Panel 78.
929396 Sgt Harry Bircham Bullen - Runnymede Memorial Panel 79.
1161384 Sgt Dennis William Musgrove - Runnymede Memorial Panel 90.

Sources:

Bomber Command Losses 1942
CWGC
Nachtjagd War Diaries Volume 1.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Dec-2017 14:44 Red Dragon Added
15-Oct-2018 14:56 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Operator]

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