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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 202966
Last updated: 24 July 2020
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Date:28-APR-1942
Time:
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk IC
Owner/operator:304 (Ziemia Slaska) Squadron Royal Air Force (304 (Ziemia Slaska) Sqn RAF)
Registration: W5627
C/n / msn: NZ-B
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near the farm of Charmoi- Chatel-Censoir -   France
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Lindholme
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Damaged by flak crashed near Chatel-Censoir in France during mission to Cologne.

Crew
Pilot:P-1096 Plt Off Julian Morawski - Evaded. Supported by PAO Pyrenees may 1942.
Observer:P-0440 Plt Off Jan Teofil Waciński - Evaded. Supported by PAO Pyrenees may 1942.
Navigator/Bomb Aimer:792865 Sgt Bolesław Woźniak -Evaded.Supported by PAO Pyrenees may 1942.
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner:793010 Sgt Bohdan Piotr Rusław Lipski PoW Stalag 4B Muhlberg (Elbe). PoW Number 71.
Air Gunner:792693 Sgt Edward Polesinski - Evaded. Supported by PAO Pyrenees may 1942.

Sources:

Krzystek's List
304 Squadron Losses
French Crashes 39-45
Bomber Command Losses 1942


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Dec-2017 19:25 Red Dragon Added
18-Oct-2018 17:19 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Operator]

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