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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52707
Last updated: 14 August 2020
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Date:10-JUL-1942
Time:03:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic A20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DB-7B Boston Mk III
Owner/operator:418 (City of Edmonton) Sqn RCAF
Registration: W8304
C/n / msn: TH-?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:mouth of the Schelde estuary, Zeeland -   Netherlands
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Bradwell Bay
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft failed to return from an intruder operation. Two of the crew are missing in action:

Pilot / Sgt. A.S. Douglas 655207 RAF / Runnymede Memorial; panel 82
Observer / Sgt. F. Bradley R/86295 RCAF / Runnymede Memorial; panel 102
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner / Sgt. E.C.L. Jones R/55620 RCAF / Vlissingen cemetery; grave C 3

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T1689&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
08-Jul-2017 09:29 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
25-Jan-2018 07:48 XindelX Updated [Operator, Departure airport]
06-May-2020 09:05 TigerTimon Updated [Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
06-May-2020 09:06 TigerTimon Updated [Phase]

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