ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 51902
Last updated: 26 November 2021
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Type:Silhouette image of generic P51 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American P-51 Mustang Mk I
Owner/operator:613 (City of Manchester) Squadron Royal Air Force (613 (City of Manchester) Sqn RAF)
Registration: AP207
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea 20 km west of Bergen, Noord-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Coltishall, Norfolk
Destination airport:
The Honourable Thomas Henry Jordan Sackville joined 613 Sqn as a Pilot Officer from 41OTU on 13/10/42. On 14/5/43 Sackville (in Mustang I AG646) along with F/Lt Dooley (in Mustang I AP207) were flying on a "Lagoon"/shipping recce from Coltishall covering the Dutch coast from Bergen to Texel. Both aircraft were shot down: Sackville was killed and Dooley became PoW (rescued by a Dornier Do 24 flying boat).

On 14/5/43 Feldwebel Max Winkler of the 2./JG 27 (flying a Bf 109G from Leeuwarden airfield) claimed to have shot down two Mustangs: one 20 km West of Bergen, and the other 45 km West of Bergen. These were AG646 and AP207.

Call Sign: SY-
Takeoff time: 13:45


Related books:

Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
25-Sep-2011 15:02 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
12-Nov-2011 23:18 Nepa Updated [Operator]
18-Jan-2012 07:45 Nepa Updated [Operator]
14-May-2018 17:15 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
03-Oct-2018 06:46 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description