Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register

Loss chart: T4544
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Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
14/15 Oct 44 SD / SOE Rummy 6
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
Handley Page Halifax V LL293 8A-P 298 Sqdn RAF 0015 Tarrant Rushton
Time Cause of the Crash Crash Location Damage Province
0200 Hit by light Flak Ditched at IJsselmeer s of Stavoren IJsselmeer
Function Mil Rank Ini Name Age Mil reg Air Force Fate Cemetery Grave Remarks
Pilot F/O. W.B. Taylor J/26499 RCAF EVD -
Flight Engineer Sgt. J. Campbell 1897044 RAF EVD -
Navigator F/O. W. McGechie J/87025 RCAF EVD -
Bomb Aimer W/O. H.L. Ferguson 23 R/159102 RCAF KIA Stavoren K 29 Washed up near Stavoren 16 Oct 44
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner F/Sgt. A. Springate 1705182 RAF EVD -
Rear Gunner P/O. J.A. Horwood J/86862 RCAF EVD -
Wartime Records Background Info
Operations Record Book Zwanenburg, 'En nooit was het stil II', appendices page 102

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