Accident Avro Lancaster Mk I W4831,
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Date:Sunday 2 January 1944
Type:Silhouette image of generic LANC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Avro Lancaster Mk I
Owner/operator:44 (Rhodesia) Sqn RAF
Registration: W4831
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Lynow, Nuthe-Urstromtal, Brandenburg. -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Dunholme Lodge, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:
Takeoff at 23:50 hrs for an operation to Berlin.

The aircraft was hit by heavy Flak and exploded in mid-air.

For the crew, see Aircrew Remembered.


Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1944 part one
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History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
5 October 1944 PB235 44 (Rhodesia) Sqn RAF 5 Risgård Bredning bay, Denmark w/o

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12-Dec-2019 08:43 TigerTimon Added

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