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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 205353
Last updated: 22 August 2019
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Date:26-JUN-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic LANC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro Lancaster Mk I
Owner/operator:83 Squadron Royal Air Force (83 Sqn RAF)
Registration: R5620
C/n / msn: OL-H
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Winkelsett -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Scampton, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed at Winkelsett. Possible shot down by flak.

Crew
Pilot:403119 Plt Off James Ralph Farrow RNZAF - Sage War Cemetery 14. C. 9.
Flight Engineer:574729 Sgt Frank Charles Pearman - Sage War Cemetery 14. B. 7.
Observer:1254387 Sgt Percy Warren Barrett - Sage War Cemetery 11. A. 1.
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner:632245 Flt Sgt Arthur Joseph Neil DFM - Sage War Cemetery 14. C. 10.
Wireless Operator: Aus/407358 Sgt Ronald Harvey Donald Calder RAAF - Sage War Cemetery 14. C. 6.
Air Gunner:553453 Sgt Edward Corns - Sage War Cemetery 14. C. 7.
Air Gunner:548174 Sgt Arnold Bailey Norman - Sage War Cemetery - 14. C. 8.

Sources:

https://player.bfi.org.uk/free/film/watch-83-squadron-at-scampton-1942-online
CWGC
RAAF FATALITIES IN SECOND WORLD WAR AMONG RAAF PERSONNEL SERVING ON ATTACHMENT IN ROYAL AIR FORCE SQUADRONS AND SUPPORT UNITS


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Jan-2018 16:24 Red Dragon Added
11-Nov-2018 12:30 Nepa Updated [Operator, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Operator]

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