01/02-06-1942 (SGLO T1561) Vickers Wellington Mk Ic R1266

Loss Chart on T1561
Day or Night of Operation 01/02 Jun 1942
Target Essen
Aircraft Vickers Wellington Mk Ic
Built by Vickers
c/n or Werknr
Serial or Stammkenzeichen R1266
Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen -G2
Unit 23 OTU
Air Force RAF
Take off time 23.05
Airfield Pershore
Crashed at 02.07/td>
Cause of the Crash
Crash Location Crashed West bank of the river Maas (brickworks factory “Terwindt” near Kerkdriel
Province Gelderland
Salvaged by
Salvage date
Wreckage sent to
Source Chorley W.R. Bomber Command Losses 1942 page 110
Additional source
Last update November 2015

(Foto: Bram Kuipers)

(Foto: Bram Kuipers)

Function Mil Rank Name Hon Mil Reg Age Air Force Cemetery Grave Remark
Pilot F/O. W.J. Mawdesley 401073 30 RAAF Uden War Cem 4 I 8
Observer F/Sgt. F.J.B. Scrimes R/85408 RCAF Uden War Cem 4 I 8
Wo ag Sgt. K.N. Killby 1150769 20 RAF Uden War Cem 4 I 8
Air Gunner P/O. G.W. Murray J/8623 RCAF Uden War Cem 4 I 8
Air Gunner F/Sgt. T.L.J. Norrie R/72641 RCAF Uden War Cem 4 I 9 from USA

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