18/19-08-1941 (SGLO T1209) Armstrong Whitworth Whitley Mk V Z6811 MH-D

Loss Chart on T1209
Day or Night of Operation 18/19 Aug 1941
Target Köln
Aircraft Armstrong Whitworth Whitley Mk V
Built by Armstrong Whitworth
c/n or Werknr
Serial or Stammkenzeichen Z6811
Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen EY-
Unit 51 SQN
Air Force RAF
Take off time 21.34
Airfield Dishforth
Crashed at 02.20
Cause of the Crash
Crash Location Crashed 200 m west of Maas-Waalkanaal
near Heumen South of Nijmegen
Province Gelderland
Salvaged by
Salvage date
Wreckage sent to
Source Chorley W.R. Bomber Command Losses 1941 page 122
Additional source SGLO Bulletin 247 for location and time
Last update January 2017
Function Mil Rank Name Hon Mil Reg Age Air Force Cemetery Grave Remark
Pilot P/O. F.W. Shorrock J/4873 RCAF Survived POW
Co-Pilot Sgt. J.A.B. Jamieson 1002131 RAF Uden War Cemetery 5 D 8
Navigator Sgt. A. Milne 407091 RAAF Uden War Cemetery 5 D 6
Wireless op Sgt. F.W. Coles 929448 RAF Survived POW
Air gunner Sgt. H.R.F. Johnston R/75095 RCAF Uden War Cemetery 5 D 7

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