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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52409
Last updated: 4 August 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic LANC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro Lancaster Mk I
Owner/operator:9 Sqn Royal Air Force (9 Sqn RAF)
Registration: ED347
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Proostensteeg Den Hout 3 km nw of Oosterhout, Noord-Brabant -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Waddington, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:
Shot down by night fighter pilot Lt. Erich Richter of the 2./NJG 1, flying a Bf 110 or Do 215 B-5 from Venlo airfield.

Target: Duisburg
Call Sign: WS-N
Takeoff time: 18:00
Pilot Sgt. J.W. Tyreman 1316919 RAF Oosterhout 90 (age 26)
Flight engineer Sgt. J. Sykes 1014079 RAF Oosterhout 92 (age 29)
Navigator F/O. J.W. Lynes 118825 RAF Oosterhout 91 (age 28)
Bomb aimer Sgt. H.B. Stokes 1377473 RAF Oosterhout 94 (age 31)
Wo ag Sgt. H.G. Ford 1291154 RAF Oosterhout 93 (age 20)
Air gunner Sgt. G.C. Wing 1323417 RAF Oosterhout 96 (age 18)
Air gunner Sgt. J. Hill 1326399 RAF Oosterhout 95 (age 30)

All are buried at Ooosterhout Protestant Cemetery, Netherlands.



Own research - pleased to assist this database

Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
10-Apr-2016 16:19 pietrzak Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
11-Apr-2016 07:53 pietrzak Updated [Photo, ]
19-Dec-2017 17:24 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
12-Nov-2018 15:07 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Operator]

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