Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register

Loss chart: T2153
Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
29/30 Mar 43 Bombing Berlin
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
AVRO Lancaster III ED435 EA-K 49 Sqdn RAF 2201 Fiskerton
Time Cause of the Crash Crash Location Damage Province
0428 Shot down by Hptm. H. Lütje of 8./NJG 1 Crashed Nieuw Heeten near Raalte Overijssel
Function Mil Rank Ini Name Age Mil reg Air Force Fate Cemetery Grave Remarks
Pilot Sgt. D.W Fyffe 1343309 RAF POW -
Flight Engineer Sgt. E.R. McCracken 1016477 RAF POW -
Navigator P/O. A.T.L. Cullum J/22563 RCAF EVD-POW -
Bomb Aimer Sgt. R.C. Link 1199524 RAF POW -
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner W/O. II F.A. McNutt R/84998 RCAF KIA Raalte 8
Mid Upper Gunner Sgt. T. Fazakerley 23 614144 RAF KIA Raalte 6
Rear Gunner Sgt. J. Robertson 1374201 RAF KIA Raalte 7
Wartime Records Background Info
Operations Record Book Chorley, ‘Bomber Command Losses 1943’, page 83; Boiten, ‘Nachtjagd Combat Archive January-June 1943’, page 52; Cornelissen, 'Van grasmat tot Fliegerhorst', page 403

Version March, 2022