Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register

Loss chart: R1257
Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
29 Dec 44 Recce flight -
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
Hawker Typhoon Ib MN253 ZY-F 247 Sqdn RAF 1550 Eindhoven (B.78)
Time Cause of the Crash Crash Location Damage Province
1550 Engine trouble on take off Crash landed near Eindhoven Airfield (B.78) Noord-Brabant
Function Mil Rank Ini Name Age Mil reg Air Force Fate Cemetery Grave Remarks
Pilot F/O. G.M. Hill 25 AUS434192 RAAF SAFE -
Wartime Records Background Info
Operations Record Book Air Britain, ‘RAF Aircraft MA100-MZ999', page 83; Typhoon Preservation Group for radio letter

Version September, 2022