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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 227584
Last updated: 7 February 2020
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Date:18-JUL-1941
Time:02:50claim
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk Ic
Owner/operator:301 (Ziemi Pomorskiej) Sqn RAF
Registration: N2840
C/n / msn: GR-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Cowtham House Farm, Balderton, Newark, Nottinghamshire, England -   United Kingdom
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Syerston, Nottinghamshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 22:58 hrs for an operation to Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
On return, shot down by night fighter pilot Oberleutnant Paul Semrau of the 3./NJG 2, who was flying a Ju 88C from Gilze-Rijen airfield, the Netherlands.

For the crew, see Aircrew Remembered.

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive The Early Years part two
http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=N2840
Google Maps


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Jul-2019 15:12 TigerTimon Added
26-Jul-2019 11:37 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]
07-Feb-2020 09:37 Iwosh Updated [Operator, Operator]

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