Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register

Loss chart: T4561
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Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
20 Oct 44 Dive Bombing -
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
Hawker Typhoon Ib PD469 I8-E 440 Sqdn RAF 0750 Eindhoven (B.78)
Time Cause of the Crash Crash Location Damage Province
0830 Shot down by Flak Crashed Muelenweg near Nijverdal Overijssel
Function Mil Rank Ini Name Age Mil reg Air Force Fate Cemetery Grave Remarks
Pilot F/O. R.W. Doidge J/26406 RCAF KIA Hellendoorn 15
Wartime Records Background Info
Operations Record Book Shores & Thomas, ‘2nd Tactical Air Force July 1944-January 1945’, page 328; Cornelissen, 'Van grasmat tot Fliegerhorst', page 352-353

Version June, 2022