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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 200975
Last updated: 5 October 2020
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Date:07-OCT-1944
Time:12:00
Type:Hawker Typhoon Mk IB
Owner/operator:438 (Wild Cat) Sqn RCAF
Registration: MP135
C/n / msn: F3-G
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Coesfeld, Nordrhein-Westfalen -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:B.78 Eindhoven, the Netherlands
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Aircraft flown by (J10652) F/L Albert Barclay Newsome 438 SQN RCAF. Hit by accurate German FLAK while dive bombing. Pilot killed.

Sources:

438 SQN archives.
National archives of Canada
https://backtonormandy.org
Paradie Archive Database


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Nov-2017 19:43 tachel Added
17-Dec-2017 15:23 tachel Updated [Cn, Narrative]
04-Oct-2019 19:58 TigerTimon Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source]

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