Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register

Loss chart: T4837
Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
24 Dec 44 Armed Recce -
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
Hawker Typhoon Ib MN665 I8-X 440 Sqdn RAF 1215 Eindhoven (B.78)
Time Cause of the Crash Crash Location Damage Province
1245 Shot down by German fighter Crashed 16 km se of Eindhoven Noord-Brabant
Function Mil Rank Ini Name Age Mil reg Air Force Fate Cemetery Grave Remarks
Pilot F/O. D.H. Cumming J/25086 RCAF KIA Groesbeek RCAF 15 F 15 Initially buried Woensel
Wartime Records Background Info
Operations Record Book Shores & Thomas, ‘2nd Tactical Air Force July 1944-January 1945’, page 364; Zwanenburg, 'En nooit was het stil II', page 485

Version June, 2022