Inzameling voor monument Wellington KX-B serial T2553

Op 28 december 1941 na een aanval op Wilhelmshaven moest de Vickers Wellington KX-B met RAF serial T2553 van 311 (Czech) Squadron een noodlanding maken in de Noordzee (Verliesregister T1369). Na 6 dagen in een dinghy spoelde deze aan op de kust bij Petten in Noord-Holland, op dat moment waren reeds drie bemanningsleden overleden.

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Bulletin 032 Wie weet er meer over de konvooiaanval op 02-08-1943?

Bulletin 032 uit april 1978 door E.L. Penning:

Op 2 augustus 1943 werd in de Noordzee of iets ten noorden hiervan een Duits scheepskonvooi door o.m. Beaufighters van de RAF aangevallen met o.a. kanon- en raketvuur. Zou iemand uit onze groep mij mogelijk de juiste zeepositie van dit konvooi aan willen geven op het moment […]



20-03-1945 (SGLO T5410A) Vickers Supermarine Walrus Mk I L2220

Loss Chart on T5410A Day or Night of Operation 20 Mar 1945 Operation Target Aircraft Vickers Supermarine Walrus Mk I Built by Vickers Supermarine c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen L2220 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen Name Unit 276 SQN Air Force RAF Take off time Airfield Crashed at 11.45 Cause of the Crash Crash […]



23-09-1944 (SGLO T4281) Bristol Beaufighter Mk TF.X NT951

Loss Chart on T4281 Day or Night of Operation 23 Sep 1944 Operation Anti-Shipping Target Aircraft Bristol Beaufighter Mk TF.X Built by Bristol c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen NT951 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen Name Unit 254 SQN Air Force RAF Take off time Airfield Crashed at Cause of the Crash Last seen flying […]



11/12-09-1944 (SGLO T4013) Bristol Beaufighter Mk TF.X NT960

Loss Chart on T4013 Day or Night of Operation 11/12 Sep 1944 Operation Anti-Shipping Target Aircraft Bristol Beaufighter Mk TF.X Built by Bristol c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen NT960 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen Name Unit 143 SQN Air Force RAF Take off time 02.14 Airfield St.Eval Crashed at 04.35 Cause of the Crash […]



04/05-09-1944 (SGLO T3974) Grumman Avenger JZ490

Loss Chart on T3974 Day or Night of Operation 4/5 Sep 1944 Operation Target Aircraft Grumman Avenger Built by Grumman c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen JZ490 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen Name Unit 855 SQN Air Force FAA Take off time 20.55 Airfield Crashed at Cause of the Crash Crash Location North Sea 60 […]



16/17-06-1944 (SGLO T3796) Handley Page Halifax Mk III MZ292 DY-C

Loss Chart on T3796 Day or Night of Operation 16/17 Jun 1944 Operation Target Sterkrade Aircraft Handley Page Halifax Mk III Built by Handley Page c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen MZ292 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen DY-C Name Unit 102 SQN Air Force RAF Take off time 22.52 Airfield Pocklington Crashed at 02.32 Cause […]



13-06-1944 (SGLO T3769) Bristol Beaufighter Mk TF.X NE668 UB-Z

Loss Chart on T3769 Day or Night of Operation 13 Jun 1944 Operation Anti-shipping Target Gravelines Aircraft Bristol Beaufighter Mk TF.X Built by Bristol c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen NE668 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen UB-Z Name Unit 455 SQN Air Force RAF Take off time 03.35 Airfield Langham Crashed at Cause of the […]



19-05-1944 (SGLO T3668) Bristol Beaufighter Mk TF.X LZ442 P6-P

Loss Chart on T3668 Day or Night of Operation 19 May 1944 Operation Patrol Target Den Helder Aircraft Bristol Beaufighter Mk TF.X Built by Bristol c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen LZ442 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen P6-P Name Unit 489 SQN Air Force RAF Take off time 21.28 Airfield Langham Crashed at Cause of […]



19-05-1944 (SGLO T3669) Bristol Beaufighter Mk TF.X NE217 P6-Z

Loss Chart on T3669 Day or Night of Operation 19 May 1944 Operation Patrol Target Den Helder Aircraft Bristol Beaufighter Mk TF.X Built by Bristol c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen NE217 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen P6-Z Name Unit 489 SQN Air Force RAF Take off time 21.28 Airfield Langham Crashed at Cause of […]



26-04-1944 (SGLO T3623) Bristol Beaufighter Mk X JM395 QM-V

Loss Chart on T3623 Day or Night of Operation 26 Apr 1944 Operation Anti-shipping Target Frisians Aircraft Bristol Beaufighter Mk X Built by Bristol c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen JM395 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen QM-V Name Unit 254 SQN Air Force RAF Take off time 18.15 Airfield North Coates Crashed at 20.50 Cause […]



04-03-1944 (SGLO T3493A) Republic P-47D 42-7942 LM-

Loss Chart on T3493A Day or Night of Operation 4 Mar 1944 Operation Escort flight Target Duisburg Aircraft Republic P-47D Thunderbolt Built by Republic c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen 42-7942 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen LM- Name Unit 56FG/62FS Air Force USAAF Take off time Airfield Halesworth Crashed at Cause of the Crash Crash […]



04-03-1944 (SGLO T3493) Lockheed P-38J 42-68182

Loss Chart on T3493 Day or Night of Operation 4 Mar 1944 Operation Escort flight Target Leipzig Aircraft Lockheed P-38J Lightning Built by Lockheed c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen 42-68182 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen CY- Name Unit 55FG/343FS Air Force USAAF Take off time Airfield Nuthampstead Crashed at Cause of the Crash Engine […]



22-02-1944 Boeing B-17 Sugar Blues

The Last Flight of Sugar Blues – February 22. 1944

Written by Lt. Col. Arthur Clay

I was a B-17 bombardier in the Eighth Air Force, 1st Bomb Division, 91st Bomb Group, 323rd Squadron, Lt.Roman Maziarz’s crew. On a mission to bomb aircraft factories at Aschersleben, Germany, on 22 February 1944, our B-17 “Sugar Blues” […]



21-02-1944 (SGLO T3434B) Bristol Beaufighter Mk XI JM109 HO-Q

Loss Chart on T3434B Day or Night of Operation 21 Feb 1944 Operation Anti-shipping Target Aircraft Bristol Beaufighter Mk XI Built by Bristol c/n or Werknr Serial or Stammkenzeichen JM109 Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen HO-Q Name Unit 143 SQN Air Force RAF Take off time 07.35 Airfield North Coates Crashed at 09.28 Cause of […]