Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register


Loss chart: T2287
Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
12/13 May 43 Bombing Duisburg
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
AVRO Lancaster I W4762 VN- 50 Sqdn RAF 2358 Skellingthorpe
Time Cause of the Crash Crash Location Damage Province
0138 Shot down by Lt. R. Denzel of 12./NJG 1 Crashed into IJsselmeer 6 km nw Nijkerk Flevoland
Function Mil Rank Ini Name Age Mil reg Air Force Fate Cemetery Grave Remarks
Pilot P/O. F.H.M. Huntley 21 143453 RAF KIA Amsterdam NOB 69 C 7
Flight Engineer Sgt. M. Bates 570468 RAF KIA Amersfoort 13 7 136 Washed up near Bunschoten 7 Jul 43
Navigator P/O. C.W. Clarke 32 144446 RAF KIA Amersfoort 13 7 134 Washed up 27 May 43
Navigator F/O. G.D. Priestley 31 111118 RAF KIA Amersfoort 13 7 135 Body brought ashore 27 May 43
Bomb Aimer P/O. E. Hough 29 145180 RAF KIA Amsterdam NOB 69 C 12
Wireless Operator/ Air Gunner Sgt. H.M. Ivatt R/81440 RCAF MIA Runnymede Memorial 176
Mid Upper Gunner Sgt. A. Stott 28 985652 RAF KIA Amersfoort 13 7 133 Washed up near Bunschoten 27 May 43
Rear Gunner Sgt. F.C. Greening 1317229 RAF KIA Amsterdam NOB 69 C 13
Wartime Records Background Info
Operations Record Book Chorley, ‘Bomber Command Losses 1943’, page 140; Boiten, ‘Nachtjagd Combat Archive January-June 1943’, page 88; Air War Bulletin 266, page 23

Version March, 2022