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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 214738
Last updated: 4 November 2020
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Date:31-AUG-1943
Time:03:30
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk X
Owner/operator:432 (Leaside) Sqn RCAF
Registration: JA118
C/n / msn: QO-G
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:8 km west-southwest of Mönchengladbach, Nordrhein-Westfalen -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Skipton-on-Swale, UK
Destination airport:Mönchengladbach, Germany
Narrative:
Shot down by night fighter pilot Hauptmann Hans-Dieter Frank of the Stab I./NJG 1, flying a Bf 110 G-4 or He 219 A-0 from Venlo airfield, the Netherlands.

Takeoff time: 00:07
Crew: http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=JA118

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1943 part two
http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=JA118


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Aug-2018 12:28 TigerTimon Added
11-Oct-2018 19:27 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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