Accident Handley Page Halifax Mk II BB212,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 207332
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Date:Thursday 11 March 1943
Type:Silhouette image of generic hlfx model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Handley Page Halifax Mk II
Owner/operator:405 (Vancouver) Sqn RCAF
Registration: BB212
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 7
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Altneudorf, 10 km northeast of Heidelberg -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Topcliffe
Destination airport:
Shot down by Lt. Johannes Engels of the 10./NJG 4, flying a Bf 110 F-4 from Mainz-Finthen airfield.

Target: Stuttgart
Call Sign: LQ-P
Takeoff time: 20:04
Pilot : Pilot Officer George Theodore Chretien DFM RCAF J/16955 [PoW]
Flight Engineer : Sergeant Arthur Cyril Collin RCAF R/60126 [PoW]
Navigator : Flight Sergeant Thomas Edward Carlon DFM RCAF R/16815 [PoW]
Bomb Aimer : Pilot Officer John Scott Probert RCAF J/16627 [PoW]
Wireless Operator : Sergeant Harold George Reynolds RCAF R/82514 [PoW]
Mid-Upper Gunner : Sergeant Arthur Ernest Danes RCAF R/91221 [PoW]
Rear Gunner : Sergeant Robert Moore RAFVR 1040804 [Killed]


Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1943 Part One;wap2
Rob Davis Bomber Command Losses Database

Revision history:

10-Mar-2018 22:37 TigerTimon Added
12-Mar-2018 07:13 TigerTimon Updated [Location]
13-Oct-2018 16:49 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]
11-Mar-2024 07:34 Rob Davis Updated [Source, Narrative]

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