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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236212
Last updated: 19 May 2020
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Date:28-AUG-1942
Time:night
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk IV
Owner/operator:142 Squadron Royal Air Force (142 Sqn RAF)
Registration: Z1338
C/n / msn: QT-D
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Engelbertstraße, Köln, Nordrhein-Westfalen -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Grimsby, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 20:30 hrs local time for an operation to Kassel in Hessen.
The aircraft was hit by Flak of the 7. Flak-Division and crashed.

Those who did not survive rest in the Rheinberg War Cemetery.

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive The Early Years part three
http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=Z1338
Google Maps


Revision history:

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