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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 205477
Last updated: 10 June 2019
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Date:28-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:61 Squadron Royal Air Force (61 Sqn RAF)
Registration: R5615
C/n / msn: QR-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Missing -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Syerston
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Cause unknown.

Crew
Pilot:923461 Flt Sgt Paul Walter Gregory - Becklingen War Cemetery 13. C. 4.
Pilot:R/69338 Sgt James Henry Kinch RCAF - Becklingen War Cemetery 13. C. 8.
Observer:J/15648 Plt Off William James Ruddy RCAF - Becklingen War Cemetery 13. C. 9.
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner:943217 Flt Sgt Frank Roe - Becklingen War Cemetery 13. C. 3.
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner:1162815 Sgt Harold Dauncey - Becklingen War Cemetery 13. C. 10.
Air Gunner:1109846 Sgt John Grocock - Becklingen War Cemetery 13. C. 2.
Air Gunner:1292223 Sgt Edmund Robert John Burrell - Becklingen War Cemetery 13. C. 11.

Sources:

Bomber Command Losses 1942
CWGC


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Feb-2018 18:09 Red Dragon Added
03-Nov-2018 09:24 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Operator]

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