Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T2588

Day or Night of operationOperationTargetNickname
25/26 Jun 43BombingGelsenkirchen
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
Handley PageHalifaxIIHR731MH-C51 SqdnRAF2338Snaith
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
0201Shot down by NF Oblt. A. Geiger of 7./NJG 1Crashed IJsselmeer 20 km ne HarderwijkFlevoland
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Prien J, Rodeike P, 208\'Wespennest II\' p.263 for NF, location and time; www.amersfoort-cemetery.nl; AB266/23 T. Boiten
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
PilotSgt.A.Osmond1390052RAFRunnymede Memorial160
Flight EngineerSgt.B.Huggan573249RAFRunnymede Memorial154
NavigatorSgt.G.C.Mortimer1576506RAFHarderwijk2 6Recovered from Ijsselmeer 6th Jul 43
Bomb AimerSgt.T.J.Barton1585435RAFRunnymede Memorial141
Wireless Operator/ Air GunnerSgt.P.Blundell1027741RAFAmersfoort13 8 167Recovered from Ijsselmeer 6th Jul 43
Mid Upper GunnerSgt.J.Emerson1300003RAFRunnymede Memorial148
Rear GunnerSgt.J.Rorison1358058RAFHarderwijk2 10Recovered from Ijsselmeer 6th Jul 43
Data on those who were killed from: www.CWGC.org www.Volksbund.de www.abmc.gov Design SGLO(V.1000104)
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