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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236459
Last updated: 27 May 2020
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Date:14-SEP-1942
Time:04:16 LT
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk Ic
Owner/operator:11 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (11 OTU RAF)
Registration: X9744
C/n / msn: KJ-S
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Nordermoor, Elsfleth, Niedersachsen -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Steeple Morden, Hertfordshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 00:02 hrs local time for an operation to Bremen.
The Flak-damaged aircraft was abandoned by its crew on its homeward-bound flight. All five were taken prisoner of war.

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive The Early Years part three
http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=X9744
Google Maps


Revision history:

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