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Haigotron
09-28-2006, 08:13 AM
http://www.canada.com/topics/news/story.html?id=abceb62...bd0dc0666731&k=17851 (http://www.canada.com/topics/news/story.html?id=abceb623-917b-4be2-8d47-bd0dc0666731&k=17851)

Haigotron
09-28-2006, 08:13 AM
http://www.canada.com/topics/news/story.html?id=abceb62...bd0dc0666731&k=17851 (http://www.canada.com/topics/news/story.html?id=abceb623-917b-4be2-8d47-bd0dc0666731&k=17851)

Haigotron
09-28-2006, 11:20 AM
Bump

+ anyone know who specificaly shot this specific bomber down or anyone have any LW logs about this incident?

The bomber was a Halifax Bomber - LV905

Dunkelgrun
09-28-2006, 11:45 AM
Halifax LV905 Information
Type Halifax
Serial Number LV905
Squadron 78
X1D EY-W
Operation Aachen
Date 1 24th May 1944
Date 2 25th May 1944


Further Information
"Serial Range LV898 - LV923. 26 Halifax Mk.111. Part of a batch of 240 HP61 Halifax Mk.B.111/A.V11. LV771-LV799; LV813-LV842; LV857-LV883; LV898-LV923; LV935-LV973; LV985-LV999; LW113-LW143; LW157-LW179; LW191-LW195 B.111; LW196-LW210 B.V11. Delivered by handley Page (Cricklewood & Radlett) between 25Feb44 and 12Mar44. Airborne 2255 24May44 from Breighton. Shot down by a night-fighter and crashed, bursting into flames, near the Bergse Maas apx. 1 km S of Hank (Noord-Brabant), 11 km NNE of Oosterhout. All are buried in Jonkerbos War Cemetery. P/O E.B.Wilson KIA Sgt W.J.White KIA F/O S.C.Peterson RCAF KIA F/O N.A.Marston DFC KIA F/S J.Henderson KIA Sgt G.H.Butler KIA Sgt J.T.L.Leblanc RCAF KIA "

From Lost Bombers (http://www.lostbombers.co.uk/)

Obviously the information that all were buried in Jonkerbos was not correct.

Cheers!

Haigotron
09-28-2006, 12:28 PM
Thank you

interesting, i wonder what kind of night fighter it was?