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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53069
Last updated: 17 October 2021
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Date:08-NOV-1941
Time:00:50 LT
Type:Short Stirling Mk I
Owner/operator:7 Sqn Royal Air Force (7 Sqn RAF)
Registration: N6091
MSN: MG-K
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hekelingseweg road, Spijkenisse, Zuid-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Oakington, UK
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 17:42 hrs local time for an operation to Berlin.
Homeward-bound, the aircraft was hit by light Flak of the Flakgruppe Vlaardingen and crashed in flames.
The entire crew perished in the crash:

Sgt J.W.C.Morris RAAF KIA
Sgt M.S.Jacobs KIA
Sgt C.Walton KIA
Sgt B.Wallwork KIA
Sgt P.Johnstone KIA
Sgt E.O.Brooks KIA
Sgt G.H.Chesman KIA
RIP

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive The Early Years part two
https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T1331&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps
https://sites.google.com/site/wo2vpr1/home/1941-11-08-stirling-i


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
12-May-2016 12:44 gerard57 Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
23-Dec-2017 18:50 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport]
11-Apr-2020 19:54 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Cn, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]

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