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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236192
Last updated: 22 October 2020
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Date:25-AUG-1942
Time:02:15 LT
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk IV
Owner/operator:300 (Ziemi Mazowieckiej) Squadron Royal Air Force (300 (Ziemi Mazowieckiej) Sqn RAF)
Registration: Z1488
C/n / msn: BH-W
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Marcy-Sous-Marle, Aisne département -   France
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Ingham, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 21:01 hrs local time for an operation to Frankfurt am Main in Germany.
Homeward-bound, the aircraft was shot down by night fighter pilot Hauptmann Wilhelm Herget of the Stab II./NJG 4, who was patrolling in GCI-box 7B.

The five crew members were all taken prisoner of war.

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive The Early Years part three
http://francecrashes39-45.net/page_fiche_av.php?id=3993
Google Maps


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-May-2020 07:58 TigerTimon Added
19-May-2020 07:59 TigerTimon Updated [Narrative]
22-Oct-2020 21:38 Glog Updated [Operator, Location, Operator]

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