28-02-1943 (SGLO R0442C) Messerschmitt Bf 109F-4 Werknr 13234

Loss Chart on R0442C Day or Night of Operation 28 Feb 1943 Operation Target Aircraft Messerschmitt Bf 109F-4 Built by Messerschmitt c/n or Werknr 13234 Serial or Stammkenzeichen Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen Name Unit Überf.Kdo.Lzgr. 3 Air Force Luftwaffe Take off time Airfield Crashed at Cause of the Crash Notlandung infolge Verorientierung Crash Location […]

28-02-1943 Consolidated PBY Catalina A24-45

In 1943 a Catalina went missing just south of Cairns, Australia. 11 crew were on board when the plane went down. The plane was missing for approximately 70 years until it was recently discovered and identified.

This video is dedicated to the 11 men who lost their lives defending Australia’s shorelines in World War 2.

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24/25-02-1943 (SGLO T2068) Messerschmitt Bf 110G-4 Werknr 4876 G9+HH

At Ysselsteyn, November 12th 2016 (P. Righart van Gelder)

Loss Chart on T2068 Day or Night of Operation 24/25 Feb 1943 Operation Nachtjagd Target Aircraft Messerschmitt Bf 110G-4 Built by Messerschmitt c/n or Werknr 4876 Serial or Stammkenzeichen Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen G9+HH Name Unit 1./NJG 1 Air Force Luftwaffe Take off time Airfield Venlo Crashed at 22.45 Cause of the Crash Engine […]

18/19-02-1943 (SGLO T2062) Bristol Beaufighter Mk If V8325 WM-

Loss Chart on T2062 Day or Night of Operation 18/19 Feb 1943 Operation Ranger Target Aircraft Bristol Beaufighter Mk If Built by Bristol c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen V8325 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen WM- Name Unit 68 SQN Air Force RAF Take off time 21.05 Airfield Coltishall Crashed at 23.03 Cause of the […]

05-02-1943 (SGLO T2047B) Bristol Beaufighter Mk VI JL615 -O

Loss Chart on T2047B Day or Night of Operation 5 Feb 1943 Operation Recce flight Target Coast of Holland Aircraft Bristol Beaufighter Mk VI Built by Bristol c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen JL615 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen -O Name Unit 254 SQN Air Force RAF Take off time 09.20 Airfield North Coates Crashed […]

04-02-1943 (SGLO T2038G) Bristol Beaufighter Mk VIc EL450 ND-

Loss Chart on T2038G Day or Night of Operation 4 Feb 1943 Operation Recce flight Target Coast of Holland Aircraft Bristol Beaufighter Mk VIc Built by Bristol c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen EL450 (not JL450) Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen ND- Name Unit 236 SQN Air Force RAF Take off time 11.39 Airfield North […]

04-02-1943 (SGLO T2045) Messerschmitt Bf 110F-4 Werknr 2670 G9+*V

Loss Chart on T2045 Day or Night of Operation 4 Feb 1943 Operation Target Aircraft Messerschmitt Bf 110F-4 Built by Messerschmitt c/n or Werknr 2670 Serial or Stammkenzeichen Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen G9+*V Name Unit 11./NJG 1 Air Force Luftwaffe Take off time Airfield Leeuwarden Crashed at 12.40 Cause of the Crash Shot down […]

04-02-1943 (SGLO T2041) Boeing B-17F 41-24589 OR- “Texas Bronco”

Loss Chart on T2041 Day or Night of Operation 4 Feb 1943 Operation Target Emden Aircraft Boeing B-17F Flying Fortress Built by Boeing c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen 41-24589 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen OR- Name “Texas Bronco” Unit 91BG/323BS Air Force USAAF Take off time Airfield Bassingbourn Crashed at 11.27 Cause of the […]

03-02-1943 (SGLO T2036) Vickers Wellington Mk IV Z1392 SM-O

Loss Chart on T2036 Day or Night of Operation 3/4 Feb 1943 Operation Target Hamburg Aircraft Vickers Wellington Mk IV Built by Vickers c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen Z1392 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen SM-O Name Unit 305 (Polish) SQN Air Force RAF Take off time 18.03 Airfield Hemswell Crashed at 21.37 Cause of […]

03/04-02-1943 (SGLO T2032) Short Stirling Mk I R9197 BU-V

Loss Chart on T2032 Day or Night of Operation 3/4 Feb 1943 Operation Target Hamburg Aircraft Short Stirling Mk I Built by Short c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen R9197 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen BU-V Name Unit 214 SQN Air Force RAF Take off time 18.37 Airfield Chedburg Crashed at 20.04 Cause of the […]