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Last updated: 28 November 2021
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Date:31-MAR-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic hlfx model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Handley Page Halifax Mk III
Owner/operator:427 (Lion) RCAF Sqn
Registration: LV898
MSN: ZL-D
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Herhahn, 4 km NNW of Schleiden -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Leeming, North Yorkshire, UK
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by a night- fighter.
S/L J.M.Bissett, DFM, RCAF;
Flight Sergeant K.F.Shoener, RCAF,
Sergeant V.S.Holloway; RAFVF;
F/O R.J.White. DFM, RCAF;
F/O F.R.Zulauf, DFM, RCAF;
F/O J.J.H.G.G.Leclaire, RCAF;
P/O W.C.Hall, RCAF;
F/O R.A.Shannon, DFM, RCAF.

Sources:

http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=LV898
http://rcafassociation.ca/heritage/search-awards/?search=zulauf&searchfield=lastname&type=all


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Aug-2019 15:45 tachel Added
12-Aug-2019 06:27 tachel Updated [Source]

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