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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52395
Last updated: 31 October 2019
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Date:03-JAN-1943
Time:20:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic LANC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro Lancaster Mk I
Owner/operator:61 Squadron Royal Air Force (61 Sqn RAF)
Registration: W4769
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Zuiderdijkweg 3 km e of Middenmeer, Noord-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Syerston
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Exploded in mid air.

Target: Essen
Call Sign: QR-V
Takeoff time: 17:21
Crew:
Pilot P/O. R.H. Bird 139610 RAF Bergen op Zoom 33 A 11 Initially buried at Huisduinen Mil Cem
Flight engineer Sgt. J. Davis 643447 RAF Bergen op Zoom 33 A 10 Initially buried at Huisduinen Mil Cem
Navigator P/O. H.J.R. Tickle 119747 RAF Bergen op Zoom 33 A 7 Initially buried at Huisduinen Mil Cem
Bomb aimer Sgt. G.J. Inglis 1052249 RAF Bergen op Zoom 33 A 8 Initially buried at Huisduinen Mil Cem
Wo ag Sgt. R.J. Kee R/86226 RCAF Bergen op Zoom 33 A 9 Initially buried at Huisduinen Mil Cem
Air gunner Sgt. R.C. Gait 1499876 RAF Bergen op Zoom 30 B 7 Initially buried at Huisduinen Mil Cem
Air gunner Sgt. L.G. Gunning 139201 RAF Bergen op Zoom 33 A 12 Initially buried at Huisduinen Mil Cem

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T1970&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
21-Aug-2014 13:18 DakotaDave Updated [Time, Cn, Departure airport, Destination airport]
27-Dec-2017 10:31 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
03-Nov-2018 09:01 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Operator]

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