Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register

Loss chart: T2115
Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
12/13 Mar 43 Bombing Essen
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
Vickers Wellington III BJ756 KO-Q 115 Sqdn RAF 2007 East Wretham
Time Cause of the Crash Crash Location Damage Province
2135 Shot down by Lt. O. Köstler of 10./NJG 1 Crashed into IJsselmeer 20 km sw of Urk Flevoland
Function Mil Rank Ini Name Age Mil reg Air Force Fate Cemetery Grave Remarks
Pilot Sgt. L.P. Fallon 21 552269 RAF MIA Runnymede Memorial 149
Navigator Sgt. W.E. Akrill 21 1436220 RAF MIA Runnymede Memorial 140
Bomb Aimer Sgt. L.G. Collings 27 655677 RAF MIA Runnymede Memorial 145
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner Sgt. C.J.W.W. Lamb 1295572 RAF MIA Runnymede Memorial 156
Rear Gunner F/Sgt. C.M. Moffatt R/105883 RCAF KIA Amersfoort 13 7 137 Washed up Bunschoten 12 June 43
Wartime Records Background Info
Operations Record Book Chorley, ‘Bomber Command Losses 1943’, page 76; Boiten, ‘Nachtjagd Combat Archive January-June 1943’, page 45; Jansen, 'Wespennest Leeuwarden II', page 112

Version March, 2022