Accident Handley Page Halifax Mk II JD126,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 51633
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Date:Saturday 10 July 1943
Type:Silhouette image of generic hlfx model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Handley Page Halifax Mk II
Owner/operator:77 Sqn RAF
Registration: JD126
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Baarderburen / Arum, Friesland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Elvington
Destination airport:
Crewed by Flight Sgt KW Morrison RAAF (Pilot); Sgt W McElroy RAF (Flight Engineer); Sgt EF Fare RAF (Navigator); Sgt A Thompson RAF (Air Bomber); Sgt JG Greening RAF (Wireless Air Gunner); Sgt K Foster RAF (Mid Upper Gunner); and Sgt Harry Williams RAF (Rear Gunner). The aircraft was hit by Flak of the 3./Marine-Flak-Abteilung 246 battery Vlieland-West and 3./Marine-Flak-Abteilung 815. All the crew were killed and are buried at Jonkerbos War Cemetery.

Takeoff time: 23:09


Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1943 part two

Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
11-Jul-2014 07:03 Ubique17 Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Departure airport, Narrative]
12-Aug-2014 09:55 Scout Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport]
09-Jul-2018 10:08 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
07-Nov-2018 21:00 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Operator]

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