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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 234858
Last updated: 7 April 2020
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Date:13-OCT-1941
Time:22:00 approx
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk Ic
Owner/operator:101 Squadron Royal Air Force (101 Sqn RAF)
Registration: T2846
C/n / msn: SR-?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Beeck, Wegberg, Nordrhein-Westfalen -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Oakington, Cambridgeshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 18:38 hrs for an operation to Düsseldorf in Nordrhein-Westfalen.
The aircraft was coned by searchlights and hit by the 1. & 3./Reserve-Flak-Abteilung 643.
All six were taken prisoner of war.

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive The Early Years part two
http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=T2846
Google Maps


Revision history:

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