Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register


Loss chart: T1733
Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
28/29 Jul 42 Bombing Hamburg
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
Vickers Wellington III Z1624 KO-D 115 Sqdn RAF 2308 Marham
Time Cause of the Crash Crash Location Damage Province
0321 Shot down by Lt. E. Gollasch of 6./NJG 2 Crashed into IJsselmeer 10 km sw of Lemmer IJsselmeer
Function Mil Rank Ini Name Age Mil reg Air Force Fate Cemetery Grave Remarks
Pilot P/O. L.M. Mason 25 NZ411429 RNZAF MIA Runnymede Memorial 116
Observer P/O. C.F. Thorpe 117137 RAF POW -
Wireless Operator/ Air Gunner P/O. G.B.F. Pilgrim J/7496 RCAF POW -
Front Gunner Sgt. J.A. Brogan 1072884 RAF MIA Runnymede Memorial 79
Rear Gunner P/O. J.A.O. Rondeau J/9064 RAF POW -
Wartime Records Background Info
Operations Record Book Chorley, ‘Bomber Command Losses 1942’, page 166; Boiten, ‘Nachtjagd Combat Archive May-December 1942’, page 56

Version March, 2022