Crash T1333
Day or Night of Operation 7/8 Nov 1941
Target Berlin
Aircraft Vickers Wellington Mk Ic
Built by Vickers
c/n or Werknr
Serial or Stammkenzeichen X9976
Call Sign or Verbandskenzeichen AA-
Unit 75 SQN
Air Force RAF
Take off time
Airfield Feltwell
Crashed at 01.21
Cause of the Crash Shot down by NF Oblt. Lent 4./NJG 1
Crash Location Crashed at Sorremorre ne of Akkrum
Province Friesland
Salvaged by
Salvage date
Wreckage sent to
Source Chorley W.R. Bomber Command Losses 1941 page 75
Additional source “Wespennest I” page 186 for NF, location and time, crashed at swamp area “Sorremorre”
Last update January 2017
Function Mil Rank Name Hon Mil Reg Age Air Force Cemetery Grave Remark
Pilot F/Sgt. J.W. Black 402843 RNzAF Bergen op zoom RCAF 8 H 3-7
Co-Pilot Sgt. T.H. Gray 404356 RNzAF Bergen op zoom RCAF 8 H 2
Observer P/O. E. Lloyd 402197 RNzAF Bergen op zoom RCAF 8 H 3-7
Bomb Aimer F/Sgt. L.C. Green 755095 RAF Bergen op zoom RCAF 8 H 3-7
Wireless Op Sgt. J.D. Thompson 1152206 RAF Bergen op zoom RCAF 8 H 3-7
Air Gunner Sgt. C. Th. Black 1377719 RAF Bergen op zoom RCAF 8 H 3-7

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