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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52652
Last updated: 13 May 2020
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Date:01-AUG-1942
Time:17:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic A20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DB-7B Boston Mk III
Owner/operator:107 Sqn RAF
Registration: AL725
C/n / msn: OM-J
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Breskens, Zeeland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Great Massingham
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 16:08 hrs for an operation to Vlissingen in Zeeland.
The aircraft was hit by Marine Flak and crashed. The three crew members rest in the Vlissingen cemetery:

Pilot / P/O. G.P. Corah 115161 RAF / grave C 14
Observer / P/O. F.E. Allen 118637 RAF / grave C 16
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner / P/O. A.A.H. Lindley 120181 RAF / grave C 15

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T1736&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
12-Aug-2017 13:16 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Jan-2018 17:36 XindelX Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
16-Oct-2018 19:29 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
13-May-2020 13:53 TigerTimon Updated [Cn, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]

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