Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register


Loss chart: T2191
Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
10 Apr 43 Ranger Germany
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
De Havilland Mosquito NF.II DZ743 RA- 410 Sqdn RAF 0855 Coleby Grange
Time Cause of the Crash Crash Location Damage Province
1030 Hit a tree while attacking IJlst station Crashed at IJlst Friesland
Function Mil Rank Ini Name Age Mil reg Air Force Fate Cemetery Grave Remarks
Pilot F/O. J.E. Leach 26 J/15578 RCAF KIA IJlst 14 430
Navigator F/O. R.M. Bull 24 J/8604 RCAF KIA IJlst 14 429
Wartime Records Background Info
Operations Record Book Franks, ‘Fighter Command Losses 1942-1943‘, page 91; Lageberichte WBN

Version March, 2022