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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203131
Last updated: 30 January 2021
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Date:05-MAY-1942
Time:
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk IC
Owner/operator:103 Squadron Royal Air Force (103 Sqn RAF)
Registration: Z8833
C/n / msn: PM-L
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bay of Biscay/Celtic Sea? -   France
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Elsham Wolds
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crew
Pilot: 931603 Flt Sgt john Raymond St George Arrowsmith - Runnymede Memorial Panel 174.
2nd Pilot:R/69782 Flt Sgt George Arthur McLean RAF - Runnymede Memorial Panel 105.
Observer:1066469 Sgt Walter Gordon Harrison - Runnymede Memorial Panel 85.
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner: 1199343 Sgt Phillip Robert Abbas - Runnymede Memorial Panel 77.
Air Gunner: Sgt P R Adlam PoW ? (Unable to locate any information)
Air Gunner:R/62671 Flt Sgt George William Gibb RCAF PoW Stalag Luft 6 Heydekrug. PoW Number 410.

Sources:

CWGC
Bomber Command Losses 1942
RAF Prisoners of War.
http://aircrewremembered.com/arrowsmith-john.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Dec-2017 20:11 Red Dragon Added
19-Dec-2017 20:13 Red Dragon Updated [Location, Country, Source, Narrative]
20-Dec-2017 14:37 Red Dragon Updated [Date]
15-Oct-2018 14:57 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Operator]

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