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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232895
Last updated: 11 February 2020
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Date:07-AUG-1941
Time:03:38 LT
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk Ic
Owner/operator:149 Squadron Royal Air Force (149 Sqn RAF)
Registration: X9633
C/n / msn: OJ-R
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bois de Buis woods at Perwez, Brabant wallon -   Belgium
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Mildenhall, Suffolk
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 22:39 hrs for an operation to Mannheim, Germany.
On return, the aircraft was shot down by night fighter pilot Feldwebel Reinhard Kollak of the 1./NJG 1, who was flying Bf 110 C-4 G9+LH.

For the crew, see Aircrew Remembered.

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive The Early Years part two
https://luchtvaartgeschiedenis.be/content/wellington-x9633-bij-orbais
http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=X9633
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