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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52477
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic L37 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed Ventura Mk II
Owner/operator:21 Squadron Royal Air Force (21 Sqn RAF)
Registration: AJ220
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:2 km south of Spijkenisse, Zuid-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Methwold, Norfolk
Destination airport:
Hit by 1./le.831 (leichte Flak-Abteilung 831 (o)), 5./gem.261 and 1./gem.261 (gemischte Flak-Abteilung 261 (v)). Shot down by Ofw. Bach of the 12./JG 1, flying an Fw 190A.
Target: Velsen
Takeoff time: 13:55hrs
Pilot F/O. D.O. Brown (121270) RAF - Survived Injured
Observer F/Sgt. B.B. Shipton (1375957) RAF - killed
Wop/AG F/Sgt. R.G. Rowe (759221) RAF - killed
Air gunner F/Sgt. D.J. Reynolds (640640) RAF - Survived pow


Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
03-Nov-2017 21:08 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
11-Jan-2018 15:01 XindelX Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
30-Aug-2020 10:08 soucek56 Updated [Location, Departure airport, Narrative, Operator]
31-Oct-2020 18:36 TigerTimon Updated [Cn, Other fatalities, Source]

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