Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register


Loss chart: T1610
Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
19/20 Jun 42 - Emden
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
Vickers Wellington II Z8339 SM-N 305 Sqdn RAF 2340 Lindholme
Time Cause of the Crash Crash Location Damage Province
0232 Shot down by Oblt. H. Lütje of 8./NJG 1 Crashed Portlanderdijk Schoonheten 3 km sse of Raalte Overijssel
Function Mil Rank Ini Name Age Mil reg Air Force Fate Cemetery Grave Remarks
Pilot Sgt. A.P. Gusowski 26 782821 PAF KIA Raalte 4
Observer F/O. H.A. Jankiewicz 26 P-0444 PAF KIA Raalte 1
Wireless Operator/ Air Gunner F/Lt. S. Madejczyk P-0962 PAF POW -
Front Gunner Sgt. K.J. Ardelli 22 793732 PAF KIA Raalte 2
Rear Gunner Sgt. M. Swiderski 21 794273 PAF KIA Raalte 3
Wartime Records Background Info
Operations Record Book Chorley, ‘Bomber Command Losses 1942’, page 128; Boiten, ‘Nachtjagd Combat Archive May-December 1942’, page 28; Cornelissen, 'Van grasmat tot Fliegerhorst', page 283-284 and 402; Cornelissen, 'Huzaren van de Nacht I', page 234

Version March, 2022