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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 51032
Last updated: 26 January 2021
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Time:12:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated B-24H-10-FO Liberator
Owner/operator:448th BGp /713th BSqn USAAF
Registration: 42-52123
C/n / msn: IG-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 10 / Occupants: 10
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:State's forests between Exloo and Sleen, Drenthe -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Seething/AAF Sta.146, Norfolk
Destination airport:
Shot down by Luftwaffe fighters and exploded in mid-air.

Target: Braunschweig, Germany
Pilot 2nd Lt. J.E. Urban O-676878 USAAF USA Buried Zachary Taylor Nat Cem
Co-Pilot 2nd Lt. A.P. Anthony O-808492 USAAF Kolhorn
Navigator 2nd Lt. F. Brenner O-687928 USAAF Kolhorn
Bombardier 2nd Lt. S. Friedman O-688184 USAAF Kolhorn
Engineer S/Sgt. H.M. Smith 17038532 USAAF Kolhorn
Radio Operator S/Sgt. W. Mc Clellan 38285507 USAAF Kolhorn
LW Gunner S/Sgt. G. Petula 12183208 USAAF Margraten L-14-12
RW Gunner T/Sgt. R.D. Barber 14040228 USAAF Kolhorn
BT Gunner S/Sgt. J.B. Deffner 32675587 USAAF Kolhorn
T Gunner S/Sgt. J.J. Kelly 32782047 USAAF Kolhorn


Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
07-Apr-2009 12:03 Harmy Updated
05-Jan-2019 07:48 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Jan-2021 10:26 Anon. Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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