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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53273
Last updated: 13 January 2021
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Date:25-JUL-1941
Time:02:24
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk IC
Owner/operator:304 (Ziemia Slaska) Squadron Royal Air Force (304 (Ziemia Slaska) Sqn RAF)
Registration: X9620
C/n / msn: NZ-?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Nieuweweg, Opperdoes, Noord-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Lindholme
Destination airport:RAF Lindholme
Narrative:
Mission: Emden. Took off from RAF Lindholme at 2305 hrs. Shot down by a night-fighter (Oblt Egmont Prinz zur Lippe Weissenfeld 4./NJG1) and crashed 0224 hrs at Opperdoes (Noord Holland), 3 km SW of Medemblik. Sgt Rzepa is buried in Bergen General Cemetery: the rest have been interned at Hoek van Holland.
Crew
Fg Off L J Karczewski (KIA)
Sgt Z Witkowski (KIA)
Fg Off S W Rzepa (KIA)
Sgt Z Zuwala (KIA)
Sgt B Salamon (KIA)
Fg Off J H G Musial (KIA)

Sources:

Royal air Force Bomber Command Losses of the Second World War 1941 Page 102.
https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T1139&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
02-May-2016 18:01 Red Dragon Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Oct-2018 17:14 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
25-Jul-2019 10:13 TigerTimon Updated [Location, Source]

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