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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53599
Last updated: 25 June 2020
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Date:10-APR-1941
Time:00:59 LT
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk II
Owner/operator:12 Squadron Royal Air Force (12 Sqn RAF)
Registration: W5375
C/n / msn: PH-D
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:IJsselmeer lake near Harderwijk, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Binbrook
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 22:30 LT for an operation to the dock area of Emden, Niedersachsen, Germany.
The aircraft was shot down by night fighter pilot Oberleutnant Egmont Prinz zur Lippe-Weissenfeld of the 4./NJG 1, who was flying Bf 110 D-0 G9+EM from Bergen airfield. He was aided by radar station Hering at Medemblik, Noord-Holland.

Crew:
Pilot W/C. V.Q. Blackden 16236 RAF Lemmer C 10 260
Co-Pilot P/O. J.C.A. Bond 85271 RAF Bergen NH 1 E 9
Observer F/O. J.D.V. Broughton 82722 RAF Lemmer C 10 262
Wo ag Sgt. G.H. Bishop 747971 RAF Amersfoort 13 8 171
Wo ag F/Sgt. D. McDougall 751148 RAF Amersfoort 13 9 192
Air gunner F/O. H. Marshall 77376 RAF Harderwijk 2 11

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T0991&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Nachtjagd Combat Archive The Early Years part one

M.O.D. KONINKLIJKE LUCHTMACHT.
ALAN MARSHALL.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
08-Oct-2010 07:47 grange Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
09-Jan-2012 07:27 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
22-Aug-2013 21:18 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
27-Apr-2015 19:04 ABBA Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Phase]
18-Oct-2018 19:06 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
08-Apr-2019 07:04 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]

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