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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236402
Last updated: 24 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: W4111
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:southeast of Zündorf, Köln, Nordrhein-Westfalen -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Syerston, Nottinghamshire
Destination airport:
Takeoff at 20:20 hrs local time for an operation to Düsseldorf in Nordrhein-Westfalen.
The aircraft was hit by Flak of the 7. Flak-Division and crashed.

All seven crew members rest in the Rheinberg War Cemetery.

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26-May-2020 10:43 TigerTimon Added

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