Accident Avro Lancaster Mk III EE198,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52318
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Date:Tuesday 22 June 1943
Type:Silhouette image of generic LANC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Avro Lancaster Mk III
Owner/operator:619 Sqn RAF
Registration: EE198
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Heusden - Asten, Noord-Brabant -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:
Shot down by night fighter pilot Hauptmann Wilhelm Herget of the Stab I./NJG 4 (detached to 3./NJG 1), flying a Bf 110 G-4 from Venlo airfield.

Takeoff time: 23:23
Pilot Sgt. D.V. Jordan 901880 RAF Jonkerbos 3 G 3 initially buried Venlo
Flight engineer Sgt. W.A. Davies 1160814 RAF Jonkerbos 3 G 1 initially buried Venlo
Navigator F/O. W.M. Girdwood 127972 RAF Jonkerbos 3 G 4 initially buried Venlo
Bomb aimer Sgt. E. Stanley 1387764 RAF Jonkerbos 3 G 5 initially buried Venlo
Wireless op Sgt. B. Howe 1313057 RAF Jonkerbos 3 G 2 initially buried Venlo
Air gunner Sgt. F. Burton 1300347 RAF Jonkerbos 12 H 7 initially buried Venlo
Air gunner Sgt. W.J. Parkes 1600874 RAF Jonkerbos 4 H 1 initially buried Venlo


Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1943 Part One

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

1 December 1943 LM423 619 Sqn RAF 4 Ankum, Niedersachsen w/o

Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
03-Jun-2015 15:45 Anon. Updated [Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport]
18-Jun-2018 14:50 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
09-Oct-2018 18:14 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Operator]

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