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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 51643
Last updated: 17 March 2021
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Date:04-JUL-1943
Time:00:48
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk X
Owner/operator:429 (Bison) Sqn RCAF
Registration: LN296
C/n / msn: AL-
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Broekstraat, Scherpenheuvel-Zichem -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF East Moor
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by night fighter pilot Oberleutnant Heinz-Wolfgang Schnaufer of the Stab II./NJG 1, flying a Bf 110 G-4 from St Trond airfield, Belgium.

Takeoff time: 22:56
Crew:
Pilot F/Lt. R.H. Brinton 85935 RAF Bergen op zoom RCAF 11 H 11
Navigator F/Sgt. J.P. Bishop R/133344 RCAF Bergen op zoom RCAF 11 H 12
Bomb aimer F/Sgt. P.G. Rothera 1387403 RAF Bergen op zoom RCAF 12 H 2
Wo ag F/Lt. F.A. Reynolds J/9637 RCAF Bergen op zoom RCAF 11 H 10
Air gunner F/Sgt. E.C. Blackman 921967 RAF Bergen op zoom RCAF 12 H 1

Sources:

https://www.verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T2640B&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1943 part two

- Air Britain: RAF Aircraft LA100 - LZ999, published 1991


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
29-Dec-2011 12:04 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Phase, Source, Narrative]
18-Jul-2018 18:24 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
14-Oct-2018 15:59 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Operator]

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