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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52617
Last updated: 1 July 2020
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Date:12-AUG-1942
Time:night
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk III
Owner/operator:75 (NZ) Squadron Royal Air Force (75 (NZ) Sqn RAF)
Registration: X3646
C/n / msn: AA-M
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Aircraft missing
Location:North Sea -
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Feltwell
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Operation - Mainz, Germany.
The aircraft was hit by Flak over Köln in Germany. Four of the crew are still missing in action:


Pilot / P/O. G.E.F. Bradey 401954 RNzAF / Runnymede Memorial; panel 115
Second Pilot / F/O. T.H.W. Baker 107286 RAF / Wilmslow Cemetery in Cheshire, England
Observer / S/Ldr. R.E. Kimber 45956 RAF / Runnymede Memorial; panel 65
Wireless Operator / F/Sgt. A.I. Ellis R/92690 RCAF / Runnymede Memorial; panel 103
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner / F/Sgt. C.V. Green 402997 RNzAF / Runnymede Memorial; panel 117
Air Gunner / Sgt. J.E. London 953137 RAF / prisoner of war

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=&date=&location=&pn=X3646&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
https://www.cwgc.org/find-a-cemetery/cemetery/2075512/wilmslow-cemetery/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
16-Aug-2017 21:46 TigerTimon Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
16-Aug-2017 21:46 TigerTimon Updated [Time]
27-Oct-2018 20:05 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Operator]
15-May-2020 19:37 TigerTimon Updated [Cn, Other fatalities, Country, Source, Narrative]

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