Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T1431

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
8/9 Mar 42-Essen
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
AVROManchesterIR5779OL-G83 SqdnRAF0150Scampton
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
0349Shot down by NF Ofw. P. Gildner II/NJG 2Crashed near Smilde at Oranje, banks of Oranje-kanaalDrenthe
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Chorley W.R. 'Bomber Command Losses 1942'43"Wespennest I" p.213-217 for location, time and details; Archive H. Welting T/O time 0115
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
PilotF/O.R.W.Cooper60121RAFHoogersmilde3 4 15
Co-PilotSgt.J.T.H.Mowat1057893RAFHoogersmilde3 4 14
ObserverSgt.M.J.C.Cross913609RAFHoogersmilde3 4 18
Wo agSgt.G.W.Dalby1310838RAFHoogersmilde3 4 16
Wo agSgt.C.Broad749326RAFHoogersmilde3 4 17
Air gunnerSgt.A.F.Key628343RAFSurvivedpow
Air gunnerSgt.G.W.Rex1252286RAFSurvivedpow
Data on those who were killed from: www.CWGC.org www.Volksbund.de www.abmc.gov Design SGLO(V.1000104)
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