Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register

Loss chart: T4942
Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
1 Jan 45 Armed Recce -
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
Hawker Typhoon Ib PD556 F3-Q 438 Sqdn RAF 0920 Eindhoven (B.78)
Time Cause of the Crash Crash Location Damage Province
0920 Shot down by Maj. H. Bär of Stab/JG 3 while taking off Runway at Eindhoven Airfield (B.78) Noord-Brabant
Function Mil Rank Ini Name Age Mil reg Air Force Fate Cemetery Grave Remarks
Pilot F/Lt. P. Wilson 31 J/9876 RCAF DOW Groesbeek RCAF 15 D 1 Initially buried Woensel
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