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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 221309
Last updated: 5 February 2021
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Date:04-JUL-1943
Time:02:45 LT
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk X
Owner/operator:432 (Leaside) Sqn RCAF
Registration: LN285
C/n / msn: QO-K
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bois l'Abbé woods, municipality Sains-du-Nord, Nord -   France
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Skipton-on-Swale
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 22:43 for an operation to Köln, Germany.
Shot down by night fighter pilot Oberleutnant Fritz Söthe of the 3./NJG 4, flying from Florennes airfield, Belgium.

Crew: http://www.aircrewremembered.com/taylor-william.html

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1943 part two
http://www.aircrewremembered.com/taylor-william.html
http://francecrashes39-45.net/page_fiche_av.php?id=3834


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Jan-2019 18:32 TigerTimon Added
30-Jan-2019 18:40 TigerTimon Updated [Source]
02-Feb-2019 12:04 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]

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