Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register

Loss chart: T1128
Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
19/20 Jul 41 Bombing Hannover
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
Vickers Wellington Ic R1371 KX-F 311 Sqdn RAF 2252 East Wretham
Time Cause of the Crash Crash Location Damage Province
Crashed into Waddenzee Waddenzee
Function Mil Rank Ini Name Age Mil reg Air Force Fate Cemetery Grave Remarks
Pilot Sgt. V. Netik 30 787211 ChAF KIA Oldebroek 18 Washed up at Rottum 20 Jul 1941
Second Pilot Sgt. M. Jindra 788021 ChAF KIA Uithuizermeeden 16 27
Observer P/O. J. Partyk 24 82627 ChAF KIA Sage War Cem 7 F 4
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner Sgt. J. Ctvrtlik 787433 ChAF MIA Runnymede Memorial 42 Washed up at Rottum; grave unknown
Front Gunner Sgt. V. Vales 787417 ChAF MIA Runnymede Memorial 54
Rear Gunner Sgt. P. Babacek 787146 ChAF MIA Runnymede Memorial 39 Washed up at Rottum; grave unknown
Wartime Records Background Info
Operations Record Book Chorley, ‘Bomber Command Losses 1941’, page 95; 'The sky is our Ocean', page 42

Version March, 2022