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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236129
Last updated: 22 October 2020
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Date:18-AUG-1942
Time:01:45 LT
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk IV
Owner/operator:300 (Ziemi Mazowieckiej) Squadron Royal Air Force (300 (Ziemi Mazowieckiej) Sqn RAF)
Registration: Z1409
C/n / msn: BH-A
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Emlichheim, Niedersachsen -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Ingham, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 21:57 hrs for an operation to Osnabrück in Niedersachsen.
The aircraft was shot down by night fighter pilot Oberleutnant Herbert Lütje of the 8./NJG 1, who was flying Bf 110 F-4 G9+AS from Twente airfield in the Netherlands.

All five were taken prisoner of war.
Sergeant Izydor Konderak succumbed to his injuries and rests in the Reichswald Forest War Cemetery at Kleve, Nordrhein-Westfalen.

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive The Early Years part three
http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=Z1409
Google Maps


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-May-2020 09:27 TigerTimon Added
22-Oct-2020 21:37 Glog Updated [Operator, Operator]

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