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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 207468
Last updated: 26 April 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic LANC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro Lancaster Mk III
Owner/operator:101 Squadron Royal Air Force (101 Sqn RAF)
Registration: W4796
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea 40 km west of Leiden, Zuid-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Holme-on-Spalding Moor
Destination airport:
Shot down by night fighter pilot Oblt. Rudolf Sigmund of the 10./NJG 1, flying a Bf 110 F-4 from Bergen airfield.

Target: Essen
Call Sign: SR-R
Takeoff time: 17:30


Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1943 Part One

Revision history:

13-Mar-2018 20:48 TigerTimon Added
09-Oct-2018 05:09 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
11-Jan-2019 16:20 TigerTimon Updated [Narrative]

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