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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232897
Last updated: 11 February 2020
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Date:07-AUG-1941
Time:night
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk Ic
Owner/operator:150 Squadron Royal Air Force (150 Sqn RAF)
Registration: W5721
C/n / msn: JN-Z
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Schermbeck, Nordrhein-Westfalen -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Snaith, Yorkshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 22:35 hrs for an operation to Frankfurt am Main in Hessen.
The aircraft was hit by the 1.-3./Reserve-Flak-Abteilung 465 and crashed.

For the crew, see Aircrew Remembered.

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive The Early Years part two
http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=W5721
Google Maps


Revision history:

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