Accident Handley Page Halifax Mk II DT751,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52098
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Date:Friday 12 March 1943
Type:Silhouette image of generic hlfx model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Handley Page Halifax Mk II
Owner/operator:76 Sqn RAF
Registration: DT751
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 7
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:4.5 km SSE of Ysselsteyn, S end of the Moostdijk, Limburg -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Linton-on-Ouse, UK
Destination airport:
Shot down by night fighter pilot Oblt. Eckart-Wilhelm von Bonin of the 6./NJG 1, flying Bf 110 F-4 G9+DP from St Trond airfield, Belgium.

Target: Essen
Call Sign: MP-C
Takeoff time: 19:17
Pilot Sgt. P. Nevines 1231507 RAF Survived pow, escaped
Flight engineer Sgt. F.J.G. Stapleton 578097 RAF Survived pow
Navigator P/O. J.B. Locke 126891 RAF Survived pow
Bomb aimer Sgt. R.G. Poland 658309 RAF Survived pow died 19-1-44 Krakau Poland
Wo ag Sgt. W.S. Wright 921130 RAF Survived pow
Air gunner Sgt. A.C. Sharpe 919134 RAF Jonkerbos 18 C 8
Air gunner F/Sgt. P.C. Ratcliffe 1049713 RAF Survived pow


Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
24-Oct-2014 12:21 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
12-Mar-2018 18:29 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
07-Nov-2018 20:46 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
22-Jun-2022 15:21 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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