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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 155127
Last updated: 26 November 2019
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Date:14-FEB-1945
Time:
Type:Hawker Typhoon Mk IB
Owner/operator:438 (Wild Cat) Sqn RCAF
Registration: RB226
C/n / msn: F3-H
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Geldern (NRW) -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:B.78 Eindhoven NL
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by Flak.
Aircraft piloted by F/O F.A. Nixon RCAF.
Pilot escaped injury and was taken POW.

Sources:

- Air Britain: RAF Aircraft PA100 - RZ999, published 1992
- 438 Sqn archives


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Apr-2013 11:12 Uli Elch Added
14-Apr-2013 11:39 Uli Elch Updated [Date, Registration, Operator, Location]
09-May-2013 05:17 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
01-Jun-2013 08:39 Nepa Updated [Operator]
16-Dec-2017 08:50 tachel Updated [Cn, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Jan-2018 20:59 tachel Updated [Total fatalities, Narrative]

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