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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203000
Last updated: 3 March 2021
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Date:28-APR-1942
Time:
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk IC
Owner/operator:214 (Federated Malay States) Squadron Royal Air Force (214 (Federated Malay States) Sqn RAF)
Registration: DV768
C/n / msn: BU-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Flensburg -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Stradishall
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Probable claim by Lt Paul Szameltat 6./NJG3 - North of Flensburg at 02:20

Crew
Pilot:1253173 Sgt Sydney Walter George Avent - Kiel War Cemetery 5. C. 2.
Co-Pilot: 1375119 Sgt Allan John Hyde - Kiel War Cemetery 3. E. 11.
Navigator:925047 Sgt Harold Frank Vernon Wheway - Runnymede Memorial Panel 96.
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner: 118418 Sgt Gordon Kenneth Moyle Newman - Runnymede Memorial Panel 80.
Air Gunner: 1007568 Sgt Gwilym Thomas Owen - Kiel War Cemetery 5. B. 7.
Air Gunner: 1201671 Sgt Fernley Thomas Williams - Kiel War Cemetery 5. B. 4.

Sources:

214 (FMS) Squadron
CWGC
Nachtjagd War Diaries Volume 1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Dec-2017 20:05 Red Dragon Added
04-Oct-2018 14:24 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Operator]

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