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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220900
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Date:04-JUL-1943
Time:01:35 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic hlfx model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Handley Page Halifax Mk II
Owner/operator:10 Squadron Royal Air Force (10 Sqn RAF)
Registration: DT784
MSN: ZA-M
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 7
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sourbrodt, municipality Weismes, province of Ličge -   Belgium
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Melbourne
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 23:03 for an operation to Köln, Germany.
Shot down by night fighter pilot Leutnant Johannes Hager of the Stab II./NJG 1, flying a Bf 110 G-4 from St Trond (Sint-Truiden) airfield. Possibly also hit by Flak.

Crew: http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=DT784+

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1943 part two
http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=DT784+


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Jan-2019 21:07 TigerTimon Added
19-Jan-2019 12:41 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]

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