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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236140
Last updated: 18 May 2020
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Date:21-AUG-1942
Time:night
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk III
Owner/operator:115 Squadron Royal Air Force (115 Sqn RAF)
Registration: X3989
C/n / msn: KO-V
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Aircraft missing
Location: missing - off France -   France
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Marham, Norfolk
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 21:50 hrs local time for a Gardening (mine-laying) operation off France.

All five crew members are commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive The Early Years part three
http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=X3989
Google Maps


Revision history:

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18-May-2020 11:45 TigerTimon Added

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