Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T0851

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
23/24 Sep 40-Berlin
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
VickersWellingtonIcL7788KX-E311 SqdnRAF2135East Wretham
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
0435Engine us due to FlakEmergencylanding near Den Haag (Leidschendam)Zuid-Holland
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
- Prien J, Rodeike P, 112\\\'BC losses \\'41\\\' p.224 for time; \\\'The sky is our Ocean\\\' p.22/23 for story, pictures and German report on the crash; Gevleugeld verleden p.25 by Ab Jansen
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
PilotF/Lt.K.Trojacek82580ChAFSurvivedpow
Co-PilotSgt.A.Zabrs787225ChAFSurvivedpow
ObserverF/Lt.Z.Prochaska86828ChAFSurvivedpow
Wireless opSgt.K.Kunka787252ChAFDen Haag3 56Shot himself after crashlanding
Wo agF/Lt.V.Kilian82606ChAFSurvivedpow
Air gunnerSgt.F.Knotek787548ChAFSurvivedpow
Data on those who were killed from: www.CWGC.org www.Volksbund.de www.abmc.gov Design SGLO(V.1000104)
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