Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T2264

Day or Night of operationOperationTargetNickname
4/5 May 43BombingDortmund
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
AVROLancasterIW4784SR-E101 SqdnRAF2205Holme-on-Spalding Moor
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
0010Shot down by NF Ofw. F. Kruse of 3./NJG 1Crashed IJsselmeer 1 km n of SpakenburgFlevoland
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Chorley W.R. 'Bomber Command Losses 1943'135SGLO Bulletin 265/22 for location and time; Archive H. Welting for cause and crew data. Claim time 0110 hrs; AB266/23 T. Boiten
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
PilotSgt.W.Nicholson919205RAFRunnymede Memorial160
Flight EngineerSgt.B.W.Squires654516RAFRunnymede Memorial165
NavigatorP/O.N.Ainsworth49737RAFRunnymede Memorial122
Bomb AimerF/O.H.K.Wainer126745RAFRunnymede Memorial130
Wireless Operator/ Air GunnerSgt.G.Eastwood1078947RAFRunnymede Memorial148
Mid Upper GunnerSgt.G.Brick1580102RAFRunnymede Memorial143
Rear GunnerSgt.D.W.Rowley1434822RAFRunnymede Memorial163
Data on those who were killed from: www.CWGC.org www.Volksbund.de www.abmc.gov Design SGLO(V.1000104)
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