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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236463
Last updated: 11 April 2021
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Date:14-SEP-1942
Time:03:45 claim
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk Ic
Owner/operator:11 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (11 OTU RAF)
Registration: X3169
C/n / msn: KJ-X
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Ohrtermersch (Bippen) and Berge; Niedersachsen -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Steeple Morden, Hertfordshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 23:41 hrs local time for an operation to Bremen.
The aircraft was damaged by night fighter pilot Unteroffizier Wolf GŁtter of the 3./NJG 3 based at Vechta airfield and engaged by heavy (schwere) Flak.

All five were taken prisoner of war.

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive The Early Years part three
http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=X3169
Google Maps


Revision history:

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27-May-2020 14:36 TigerTimon Added

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