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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 50750
Last updated: 28 March 2020
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Date:17-SEP-1944
Time:day
Type:Lockheed P-38J-15-LO Lightning
Owner/operator:367th FGp /392th FSqn USAAF
Registration: 43-28743
C/n / msn: H5-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Dessel, province of Antwerpen -   Belgium
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:A.71 Clastres (F)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft was hit by Flak and crashed.
The pilot, 2/Lt. G. O' Donnell, was taken prisoner of war.

The Lightning was on a ground support operation to Eindhoven (Noord-Brabant, the Netherlands), as part of operation Market Garden.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T4078&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Advanced_Landing_Ground
http://www.americanairmuseum.com/aircraft/11452


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
05-Sep-2019 14:51 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Sep-2019 14:51 TigerTimon Updated [Source]
28-Mar-2020 19:40 Xindel XL Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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