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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203163
Last updated: 17 February 2021
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Date:06-MAY-1942
Time:05:43
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk II
Owner/operator:305 (Ziemi Wielkopolskiej) Squadron Royal Air Force (305 (Ziemi Wielkopolskiej) Sqn RAF)
Registration: W5573
C/n / msn: SM-O
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:NNE of Gainsborough -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Lindholme
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Returning to base the aircraft crash landed 4 miles NNE of Gainsborough, Lincolnshire at 05:43.
Crew:
Pilot: P-1552/783430 Plt Off Tadeusz Ginter (injured),
Pilot:P-0341 Fg Off Kazimierz Zygmunt Wieliczko
Pilot: P-0078 Fg Off Zbigniew Antoni Siarkowski
Pilot:780875 Sgt Marian Kita
Air Gunner:P-2196/793935 Sgt Józef Borowiak
Observer: P-0478 Sgt Roman Marian Galewicz

Sources:

305 "Ziemia Wiekopolska" Squadron
Bomber Command Losses 1942
Krzystek's List


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Dec-2017 18:20 Red Dragon Added
16-Feb-2018 18:43 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Destination airport, Narrative]

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