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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 234210
Last updated: 21 March 2020
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Date:29-AUG-1941
Time:night
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk II
Owner/operator:104 Squadron Royal Air Force (104 Sqn RAF)
Registration: W5595
C/n / msn: EP-E
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Strümp, Meerbusch, Nordrhein-Westfalen -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Driffield, Yorkshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 23:40 local time for an operation to Duisburg in Nordrhein-Westfalen.
The aircraft was coned by searchlights & hit by Flak.

For the crew, see Aircrew Remembered.

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive The Early Years part two
http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=W5595
Google Maps


Revision history:

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