Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register

Loss chart: T4929
Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
1 Jan 45 Test flight -
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
Hawker Typhoon Ib MN486 QC-D 168 Sqdn RAF 0906 Eindhoven (B.78)
Time Cause of the Crash Crash Location Damage Province
0925 Probably shot down by Lt. O. Zimmerman of 9./JG 3 Crashed at Eindhoven Airfield (B.78) Noord-Brabant
Function Mil Rank Ini Name Age Mil reg Air Force Fate Cemetery Grave Remarks
Pilot F/Lt. H.P. Gibbons 24 131023 RAF KIA Eindhoven KK 254
Wartime Records Background Info
Operations Record Book Shores & Thomas, ‘2nd Tactical Air Force July 1944-January 1945’, page 381; Manrho & Pütz, 'Bodenplatte'

Version June, 2022