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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203414
Last updated: 26 September 2020
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Date:09-MAY-1942
Time:
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk II
Owner/operator:158 Squadron Royal Air Force (158 Sqn RAF)
Registration: Z8600
C/n / msn: NP-B
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:30 Dethardingstraat Rostock -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Driffield
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Hit by flak whilst flying low over the target. The aircraft crashed along a block of flats at 30 Dethardingstraat Rostock.

Crew
Pilot:1015616 Sgt Joseph Davison - Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery Coll. grave 8. A. 16-32.
Observer: 112424 Plt Off Victor Emanuel George Goss - Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery Coll. grave 8. A. 16-32.
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner:1005984 Sgt Geoffrey Frederick Dunks - Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery Coll. grave 8. A. 16-32.
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner:1059419 Sgt Eric Hollows - Berlin 1939-1945 War Cemetery 8. A. 14.
Air Gunner:612251 Sgt James Anthony Upham PoW Stalag 357 Kopernikus. PoW Number 449.

Sources:

158 Squadron Association
RAF Prisoners of War
CWGC
Bomber Command Losses 1942


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Dec-2017 14:23 Red Dragon Added
01-Nov-2018 20:07 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Operator]
26-Sep-2020 17:50 Anon. Updated [Narrative, Accident report]

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