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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 202961
Last updated: 3 June 2020
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Date:28-APR-1942
Time:
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk III
Owner/operator:150 Squadron Royal Air Force (150 Sqn RAF)
Registration: X3700
C/n / msn: JN-R
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Koln -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Snaith
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed Koln.

Crew
Pilot:400687 Plt Off Valden Leonard Bailey RAAF - Rheinberg War Cemetery 1. F. 1.
Pilot:1375485 Sgt Bernard John McGinn - Rheinberg war Cemetery - 1. F. 2.
Observer: 115993 Plt Off Alfred Wilkinson - Rheinberg War Cemetery 1. F. 3.
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner: 15126 Plt Off Franklin Burton Grundy RCAF - Rheinberg War Cemetery 1. F. 5.
Wireless Operator/ Air Gunner:1381070 Sgt William George Marsh - Rheinberg War Cemetery 1. F. 4.
Air Gunner:1250695 Sgt Ronald Marcus Sutton - Rheinberg War Cemetery 1. F. 6.

Sources:

CWGC
Bomber Command Losses 1942.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Dec-2017 18:12 Red Dragon Added
31-Oct-2018 14:03 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Operator]

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