Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register

Loss chart: T1806
Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
4/5 Sep 42 Bombing Bremen
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
AVRO Lancaster I R5755 EM-N 207 Sqdn RAF 0030 Bottesford
Time Cause of the Crash Crash Location Damage Province
0250 Shot down by Hptm. H. Lent of Stab II./NJG 2 Crashed into IJsselmeer e of Medemblik IJsselmeer
Function Mil Rank Ini Name Age Mil reg Air Force Fate Cemetery Grave Remarks
Pilot F/O. R.G. Rowlands 25 AUS407728 RAAF KIA Scharl 26
Flight Engineer Sgt. G. Fleck 25 532066 RAF MIA Runnymede Memorial 83
Navigator P/O. A.B. Hastings 120038 RAF KIA Lemmer C 9 247
Bomb Aimer Sgt. F.J.C. Barnes 23 655006 RAF KIA Bergen NH 1 A 8
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner Sgt. J.C. Luton 20 AUS403411 RAAF KIA Stavoren K 31
Mid Upper Gunner Sgt. J.W. Atkinson 31 1105186 RAF KIA Bergen NH 1 A 7
Rear Gunner Sgt. C.V. Pattison 778001 RAF MIA Runnymede Memorial 91
Wartime Records Background Info
Operations Record Book Chorley, ‘Bomber Command Losses 1942’, page 204; Boiten, ‘Nachtjagd Combat Archive May-December 1942’, page 86; Veer van der, 'Luchtoorlog boven zuidwest Friesland', page 83-84

Version March, 2022