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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236359
Last updated: 25 May 2020
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Date:05-SEP-1942
Time:03:48 LT
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk III
Owner/operator:115 Squadron Royal Air Force (115 Sqn RAF)
Registration: BJ771
C/n / msn: KO-L
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Papenburg-Obenende, Niedersachsen -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Marham, Norfolk
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Operation - Bremen.
Homeward-bound, the aircraft was hit by heavy (schwere) Luftwaffe Flak and by the Marine-Flak-Abteilung 236.

All five were taken prisoner of war.

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive The Early Years part three
http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=BJ771
https://www.meyersgaz.org/place/10329005


Revision history:

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25-May-2020 07:27 TigerTimon Added

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