Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T1606

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
19/20 Jun 42-Emden
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
ShortStirlingIN3762BU-C214 SqdnRAFStradishall
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
0237Shot down by NF III/NJG 1Crashed near De Driehoek Arrierveld 5 km nne of Ommen.Overijssel
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Chorley W.R., Bomber Command Losses 1942127"Van grasmat tot Fliegerhorst" p.283 for location and time; Archive H. Welting for crew data. Claim NF Uffz. L. Röll of 4./NJG 1
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
PilotS/L.P.NixeyDSO42257RAFOmmen7
Co-PilotF/O.R. McD.MitchellJ/7330RCAFSurvivedpow
Flight engineerSgt.W.E.Pearson568448RAFOmmen4
NavigatorF/O.C.D.NobleDFCJ/15080RCAFSurvivedpow
Bomb aimerW/OL.R.Burgin935079RAFSurvivedpow
Wo agSgt.D.A.Melville913638RAFOmmen5
Air gunnerSgt.J.H.Bailey1110527RAFSurvivedpow
Air gunnerSgt.A.Buckley614046RAFOmmen6
Data on those who were killed from: www.CWGC.org www.Volksbund.de www.abmc.gov Design SGLO(V.1000104)
© Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945 / Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945 Last update May 2017
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