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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52478
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: AE848
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea west of Bergen, Noord-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Methwold, Norfolk
Destination airport:
Takeoff at 13:55 hrs local time for a bombing operation against IJmuiden.

Pilot / F/O. A.E.K. Perry 111943 RAF / Runnymede Memorial; panel 67
Observer / F/O. L.G.O. Smith 117026 RAF / Runnymede Memorial; panel 67
Wireless Operator/ Air Gunner / F/Sgt. N.A. Gardner R/76113 RCAF / Amsterdam cemetery; grave 69 D 2
Air Gunner / F/O. R.W. Neill J/15441 RCAF / Runnymede Memorial; panel 99


Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
03-Nov-2017 21:12 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Nov-2017 10:08 Red Dragon Updated [Phase]
11-Jan-2018 15:01 XindelX Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
11-Jan-2018 15:01 XindelX Updated [Operator, Destination airport]
30-Aug-2020 10:04 soucek56 Updated [Cn, Location, Departure airport, Narrative, Operator]
31-Oct-2020 18:39 TigerTimon Updated [Cn, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]

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