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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236175
Last updated: 11 October 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic LANC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro Lancaster Mk I
Owner/operator:61 Squadron Royal Air Force (61 Sqn RAF)
Registration: R5662
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Efferen, Hürth, Nordrhein-Westfalen -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Syerston, Nottinghamshire
Destination airport:
Takeoff at 21:20 hrs local time for an operation to Frankfurt am Main in Hessen.
The aircraft was hit by heavy (schwere) Flak and crashed. All seven rest in the Rheinberg War Cemetery.


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18-May-2020 19:37 TigerTimon Added

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