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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52405
Last updated: 1 July 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic LANC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro Lancaster Mk I
Owner/operator:49 Squadron Royal Air Force (49 Sqn RAF)
Registration: R5762
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:sand dunes s of IJmuiden -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Scampton
Destination airport:
Hit by Flak.

Target: Duisburg
Call Sign: EA-
Takeoff time: 18:02
Pilot F/Sgt. E.I. Johnston R/105687 RCAF Amsterdam 69 D 11-13
Flight engineer Sgt. F.W. Morris 561823 RAF Amsterdam 69 D 11-13
Observer Sgt. G.A. Wainwright 1295715 RAF Amsterdam 69 D 11-13
Bomb aimer Sgt. M. MacLellan 1365878 RAF Amsterdam 69 D 11-13
Wo ag Sgt. A. Howison 1061582 RAF Amsterdam 69 D 11-13
Air gunner Sgt. S.J. Wick 1338759 RAF Amsterdam 69 D 11-13
Air gunner Sgt. R.A.F. Bignell 1390750 RAF Amsterdam 69 D 10


Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
18-Dec-2017 16:12 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
30-Oct-2018 04:59 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Operator]

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