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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52990
Last updated: 17 October 2021
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Date:12-FEB-1942
Time:12:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic L14 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed Hudson Mk V
Owner/operator:407 (Demon) Sqn RCAF
Registration: AM712
MSN: RR-W
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea -
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF North Coates
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Operation: Anti-shipping. 407 (Demon) Sqn RCAF. Shot down by naval AAA fire during an attack against the German battleship Scharnhorst.

Crew:
Pilot S/Ldr. W.A. Anderson DFC C/1099 RAF / Runnymede Memorial; panel 99
Second Pilot Sgt. N.F. Jordan 904330 RAF / Runnymede Memorial; panel 75
Observer Sgt. A.F. Muris 1001438 RAF / Runnymede Memorial; panel 90
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner P/O. H.V. Spicer J/15854 RCAF / Vlissingen cemetery; grave D 29 / Washed ashore 20-04-1942.
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner F/Sgt. E.P. Walker 751643 RAF / Runnymede Memorial; panel 76

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T1409&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
http://www.rafcommands.com/database/serials/details.php?uniq=AM712
http://www.aircrewremembered.com/ParadieArchiveDatabase/?q=am712&qand=&exc1=&exc2=&search_only=&search_type=exact
https://www.rcafassociation.ca/heritage/search-awards/?search=c1099&searchfield=servicenumber&type=all
http://www.rafcommands.com/database/serials/details.php?uniq=AM712


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
11-Feb-2017 19:38 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Jan-2018 22:05 TigerTimon Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Phase, Source, Narrative]
27-Jan-2018 11:23 TB Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Narrative]
30-Jan-2018 18:08 tachel Updated [Cn, Operator, Phase]
30-Jan-2018 18:08 tachel Updated [Operator]
04-Nov-2019 18:16 TigerTimon Updated [Cn, Other fatalities, Country, Narrative]
09-Aug-2021 18:08 tachel Updated [Source, Narrative]
09-Aug-2021 18:08 tachel Updated [Phase]
09-Aug-2021 19:00 tachel Updated [Source]
09-Aug-2021 19:29 tachel Updated [Narrative]

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