Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T0705

Day or Night of operationOperationTargetNickname
19/20 May 40BombingGelsenkirchen
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
Armstrong WithworthWhitleyVN1417DY-B102 SqdnRAF2000Driffield
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
2200Crashed on farmland at De Kleft near Bakel - MilheezeNoord-Brabant
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Prien J, Rodeike P, 63SGLO losses \'39-\'41 claim location Bakel-Millheeze; time 22:00 hrs
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
PilotF/O.W.C.G.Cogman39274RAFSurvivedevader, is believed drowned, sinking s.s. Abukir on 28-05-40
Second PilotP/O.L.MillerDFC40411RAFSurvivedpow
ObserverSgt.K.V.Thrift580889RAFJonkerbos12 F 9
Wireless Operator/ Air GunnerLac.J.R.Nicholson620766RAFSurvivedpow
Rear GunnerAircm 2E.H.Bros633782RAFSurvivedpow
Data on those who were killed from: www.CWGC.org www.Volksbund.de www.abmc.gov Design SGLO(V.1000104)
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