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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 227585
Last updated: 16 June 2020
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Time:01:19 LT
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk Ic
Owner/operator:11 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (11 OTU RAF)
Registration: R1334
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Ashwell, Hertfordshire, England -   United Kingdom
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Bassingbourn, Cambridgeshire
The aircraft was coming in to land when it collided with the Junkers Ju 88 C-4 coded R4+BL flown by night fighter pilot Leutnant Heinz Völker of the 3./NJG 2, from Gilze-Rijen airfield, the Netherlands.
There were no survivors amongst the two aircraft.

For the crew, see


Nachtjagd Combat Archive The Early Years part two
Google Maps

Revision history:

25-Jul-2019 15:41 TigerTimon Added

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