Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945

Loss Chart on: T2296

Day or Night of operationOperationTarget
12/13 May 43-Duisburg
FactoryAircraftMkSerial/Wnr.Call SignUnitAir ForceTO/tAirfield
ShortStirlingIIIBF523WP-G90 SqdnRAF0030Ridgewell
TimeCause of the CrashCrash LocationDamageProvince
0328Collided with Lancaster W4762 over the IjsselmeerCrashed IJsselmeer near NijkerkFlevoland
SourceMag / PageAdditional sources
Chorley W.R., Bomber Command Losses 1943141"Van grasmat tot Fliegerhorst" p. 403 for location and time; www.amersfoort-cemetery.nl; Archive H. Welting for cause and crew data
FunctionMil RankIniNameHonMil regAir ForceCemeteryGraveRemark
PilotF/Sgt.W.MoreyR/120226RCAFJonkerbos23 J 4Recovered during excavation June 1972
Flight engineerSgt.R.S.Shaw575244RAFJonkerbos23 J 3Recovered during excavation June 1972
NavigatorSgt.B.A.Bacon1320220RAFJonkerbos23 J 2Recovered during excavation June 1972
Bomb aimerSgt.W.Murray658018RAFHarderwijk1 24Recovered from Ijsselmeer on 24 May 43
Wo agSgt.E.W.Eke1332191RAFAmersfoort13 7 131Washed up 31 May 43
Air gunnerSgt.C.Green614909RAFAmsterdam69 C 14
Air gunnerSgt.A.J.Buxton785082RAFAmersfoort13 7 132Washed up 31 May 43
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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