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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 233204
Last updated: 24 February 2020
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Date:13-AUG-1941
Time:00:13 LT
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk Ic
Owner/operator:149 Squadron Royal Air Force (149 Sqn RAF)
Registration: R1024
C/n / msn: OJ-V
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea off Sylt island, Schleswig-Holstein -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Mildenhall, Suffolk
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 21:16 hrs for an operation to Hannover in Niedersachsen.
The aircraft was hit by Flak of the 2./Marine-Flak-Abteilung 246 and crashed into the North Sea.

For the crew, see Aircrew Remembered.

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive The Early Years part two
http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=R1024
Google Maps


Revision history:

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