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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 51499
Last updated: 6 May 2021
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Type:Vickers Wellington Mk X
Owner/operator:166 Squadron Royal Air Force (166 Sqn RAF)
Registration: HE464
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Waddenzee 3,5 km northwest of Ternaard, Friesland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Kirmington (EGNJ)
Destination airport:
Shot down by night fighter pilot Oberleutnant Hermann Greiner of the 11./NJG 1, flying a Bf 110 G-4 from Leeuwarden airfield.

Takeoff time: 23:47
Pilot Sgt. H. Nash 1319053 RAF Ternaard 1A 8
Navigator F/O. G.W. Fitzgerald J/14775 RCAF Ternaard 1A 6
Bomb aimer Sgt. V.F. Fernando 1399826 RAF Runnymede Memorial 149
Wireless op Sgt. R.J. Perrin 1295070 RAF Ternaard 1A 7
Air gunner Sgt. J. Cowan 1361185 RAF Ternaard 1A 5


- Air Britain: RAF Aircraft HA100 - HZ999, published 1989

Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
30-Dec-2011 03:26 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
01-Aug-2018 21:41 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Nov-2018 18:37 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Operator]

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