Accident Short Stirling Mk I R9264,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52190
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Date:Tuesday 2 February 1943
Type:Silhouette image of generic strl model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Short Stirling Mk I
Owner/operator:7 Sqn RAF
Registration: R9264
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 7
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Paulusweg near Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht, Zuid-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Oakington
Destination airport:
Shot down by night fighter pilot Oberleutnant Hans-Dieter Frank of the 2./NJG 1, flying a Bf 110 from Gilze-Rijen airfield. The mission was a bombing raid on Köln (Cologne). Retrieved from the wreckage was the first H2S unit to fall into German hands.

Call Sign: MG-L
Takeoff time: 19:26
Pilot S/L. W.A. Smith DFC 63414 RAF Rotterdam LL 1 25
Flight engineer F/Sgt. R.N.B. Brooker DFM 573732 RAF Rotterdam LL 2 28
Navigator F/Lt. B. Martin DFC 403790 RNzAF Rotterdam LL 2 27
Bomb aimer W/O II W.J. Dempster DFM R/83543 RCAF Rotterdam LL 2 26
Wo ag F/Sgt. F. Quigley 1061861 RAF Rotterdam LL 1 24
Air gunner F/Sgt. J.P. Bragg J/16937 RCAF Survived pow
Air gunner Sgt. R.G. Newman 545082 RAF Survived pow

nachtjagd combat archive 1943 part one

Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
01-Feb-2013 00:53 WarNet Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
01-Feb-2018 15:10 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Feb-2018 10:39 TigerTimon Updated [Narrative]
25-Aug-2018 10:24 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Operator, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
03-Nov-2018 14:25 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Operator]

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