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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 192000
Last updated: 14 March 2019
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Date:18-OCT-1943
Time:20:24
Type:Silhouette image of generic LANC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro Lancaster Mk III
Owner/operator:103 Squadron Royal Air Force (103 Sqn RAF)
Registration: JB349
C/n / msn: PM-G
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:southwest of Hildesheim, Niedersachsen -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Elsham Wolds
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by Hauptmann Friedrich Karl Müller of the Stab/JG 300, flying an Fw 190 A-6.
Five crew members are buried at the Hanover War Cemetery. Two crew members are missing in action.

Takeoff time: 17:33
Crew: http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=JB349

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1943 part three
http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=JB349
http://web.archive.org/web/20171024212443/http://www.charterhouse.org.uk:80/OCWarGraves
http://www.avres-neustadt.de/headstone/crashsiteshildesheim/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Dec-2016 14:45 gerard57 Added
15-Oct-2018 15:41 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
16-Oct-2018 19:00 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Operator]

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