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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52437
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Date:06-DEC-1942
Time:12:39
Type:Silhouette image of generic L37 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed Ventura Mk II
Owner/operator:487 (NZ) Squadron Royal Air Force (487 (NZ) Sqn RAF)
Registration: AE902
MSN: 4245
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Woensel, Eindhoven, Noord-Brabant -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Feltwell
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Hit by Flak.

Operation: ‘Operation Oyster’, a pin-point daylight raid on the Philips electrical works at Eindhoven in the Netherlands.
Call Sign: EG-F
Takeoff time: 11:23
Crew:
Pilot F/Sgt. J.L. Greening 533208 RAF Eindhoven JJ 131
Observer Sgt. E.C. Mowforth 1038399 RAF Eindhoven JJ 132
Wo ag Sgt. D.H. Harries 1377756 RAF Eindhoven JJ 135
Air gunner Sgt. B.H. Thomas 1318061 RAF Eindhoven JJ 133

Sources:

The Lockheed Twins / P.J. Marsden

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T1937&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
29-May-2010 04:44 harro Updated [Cn, Phase, Source, Narrative]
01-Dec-2011 04:56 alexander Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
17-Aug-2012 13:14 harro Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
05-Dec-2017 16:18 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
07-Oct-2018 07:06 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Operator]

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