Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register

Loss chart: R1254
Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
29 Oct 44 Rocket attack Horn
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
Hawker Typhoon Ib JR249 ZY- 247 Sqdn RAF 1555 Eindhoven (B.78)
Time Cause of the Crash Crash Location Damage Province
1635 Tyre burst on take off Crash landed at Eindhoven Airfield (B.78) Noord-Brabant
Function Mil Rank Ini Name Age Mil reg Air Force Fate Cemetery Grave Remarks
Pilot W/O. S.L. Williams - SAFE -
Wartime Records Background Info
Operations Record Book Shores & Thomas, ‘2nd Tactical Air Force July 1944-January 1945’, page 333; ORB lists serial EJ991 in error

Version June, 2022