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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52558
Last updated: 26 November 2020
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Date:10-SEP-1942
Time:23:15
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk IV
Owner/operator:300 (Ziemi Mazowieckiej) Squadron Royal Air Force (300 (Ziemi Mazowieckiej) Sqn RAF)
Registration: Z1258
C/n / msn: BH-N
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Langeweg road, Oud-Beijerland, Zuid-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Ingham, UK
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 20:29 hrs local time for an operation to Düsseldorf in Germany.
Outward-bound, the aircraft was shot down by a night fighter, presumably a Ju 88 C-6 based at Gilze-Rijen airfield (NJG 2).
All five rest at Rotterdam:

Pilot / F/Lt. S. Waszkiewicz 76615 PAF / grave LL 2 19-21
Observer / F/O. J.A. Wierzbicki P-1047 PAF / grave LL 2 22
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner / Sgt. E.K. Zakielarz 784108 PAF / grave LL 2 19-21
Air Gunner / Sgt. J. Horoch 794285 PAF / grave LL 1 17
Air Gunner / Sgt. B.K. Sawczuk 781411 PAF / grave LL 2 19-21

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T1821&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Nachtjagd Combat Archive The Early Years part three


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
09-Sep-2017 18:59 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
17-Feb-2018 17:11 Nepa Updated [Cn, Operator, Destination airport, Narrative]
05-Feb-2020 20:30 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]
26-May-2020 12:47 TigerTimon Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]

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