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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52414
Last updated: 5 April 2019
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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:97 (Straits Settlements) Squadron Royal Air Force (97 (Straits Settlements) Sqn RAF)
Registration: R5497
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea 5 km W of Egmond aan Zee -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:
Shot down by a night fighter.

Target: Neustadt, Germany
Call Sign: OF-Z
Takeoff time: 17:08
Pilot P/O. J.E. Bunt J/16565 RCAF Runnymede Memorial 100
Flight engineer Sgt. W.C. Morgan 522876 RAF Runnymede Memorial 90
Navigator F/Sgt. J.S. Macks 1022818 RAF Runnymede Memorial 75
Bomb aimer W/O II R.S. Donald R/77810 RCAF Runnymede Memorial 102
Wireless op Sgt. C.A. Farrimond 917131 RAF Runnymede Memorial 82
Air gunner Sgt. J.G. Liney 1310395 RAF Runnymede Memorial 88
Air gunner F/Sgt. J.G. Hebdon 1377994 RAF Runnymede Memorial 74


Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
15-Dec-2017 13:30 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
01-Nov-2018 15:33 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Operator]

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