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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52101
Last updated: 19 May 2021
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Type:Vickers Wellington Mk III
Owner/operator:424 (Tiger) Sqn RCAF
Registration: BK348
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Echteld, northeast of 's Hertogenbosch, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Topcliffe
Destination airport:
Shot down by Oblt. Manfred Meurer of the 3./NJG 1, flying a Bf 110 from Venlo airfield.

Target: Essen
Call Sign: QB-J
Takeoff time: 19:36
Pilot P/O. R.G. Caldwell J/16785 RCAF Uden War Cem 4 C 8-9
Navigator F/O. G.J. Cory J/11240 RCAF Uden War Cem 4 C 8-9
Bomb aimer F/Sgt. W.F. Topping R/103759 RCAF Uden War Cem 4 C 8-9
Wo ag Sgt. A.P. Larson R/102165 RCAF Uden War Cem 4 C 8-9
Air gunner F/Sgt. L.A. Parker R/92418 RCAF Uden War Cem 4 C 8-9

Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1943 Part One

Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
06-Nov-2017 07:28 Laurent Rizzotti Updated [Aircraft type]
12-Mar-2018 09:03 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Oct-2018 16:51 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]

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