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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 51877
Last updated: 24 June 2020
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Date:17-MAY-1943
Time:12:13
Type:Silhouette image of generic B26M model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Martin B-26B Marauder
Owner/operator:322BG/450BS USAAF
Registration: 41-18086
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea 5 miles off Castricum, Noord-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Bury St Edmunds
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed during bombing mission to IJmuiden. 'Draggin lady' was shot down by IJmuiden Flak.

Call Sign: ER-U
Crew:
Pilot 1st Lt. J.H. Jones PH O-791700 USAAF Margraten O-21-7 Washed up 19th Jun 43. Initially buried Bergen Nh
Co-Pilot 2nd Lt. A.A. Alaimo O-664487 USAAF Survived POW
Nav / Bombardier 2nd Lt. N.R. Calkins O-731020 USAAF USA Buried Indiana
Engineer Sgt. M.L. Harbour 18002633 USAAF Margraten WOM
Radio Operator T/Sgt. R.P. Steffen 36207782 USAAF Belgium D-37-4 Buried Ardennes American Cem
T Gunner S/Sgt. E.M. Littrell 14069802 USAAF Margraten WOM

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T2339&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=

http://www.b26.com/historian/trevor_allen/ijmuiden.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
16-May-2018 07:47 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
20-Dec-2019 09:19 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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