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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 166567
Last updated: 24 October 2021
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Type:Handley Page Halifax Mk II
Owner/operator:158 Squadron Royal Air Force (158 Sqn RAF)
Registration: JD298
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 7
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Marscherwald, Consdorf, Echternach canton -   Luxembourg
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Lissett, East Riding of Yorkshire
Destination airport:
Takeoff at 21:00 hrs (local time) for an operation against Nürnberg in Germany.
The aircraft was shot down by the crew of Oberleutnant Bergmann & Feldwebel Schopp of the 8./NJG 4, who were flying a Bf 110 G-4 from Juvincourt airfield in France.
Three crew members did not survive the crash.

Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1943 part two
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Revision history:

28-May-2014 14:55 gerard57 Added
28-May-2014 14:56 harro Updated [Source]
28-May-2014 17:19 gerard57 Updated [Operator, Narrative]
19-Oct-2014 07:31 HH99 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
22-Jun-2021 18:18 TigerTimon Updated [Cn, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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