T. E. Syms                                                                                                Updated:   09 SEP 2008


Airman:
 o888028.htm Surname: Syms Init: T E Rank: F/Lt Service: RAF Sqdn: 82

P_link: p015.htm Plane: BLE R3800 Operation: Attack DK Crash_site: Limfjorden

Crash_d: d130840 Buried_d: o888 C_link: o888.htm At_Next: POW

BLE R3800 tog del i angrebet på Aalborg, Fliegerhorst Aalborg West den 13. august 1940. Nedstyrtningsstedet er her. (Kilde: Ole Rønnest)

To minutter senere (kl. 12.19) styrtede R 3800 ned (her) ved den tyske vandflyveplads. Syms og Wright reddede sig med faldskærme. Turner blev dræbt i flyet. (Tekst fra Skudt ned over Danmark)

3 flyvere.


BLE R3800 took part in the attack on Aalborg airfield, Fliegerhorst Aalborg West, on 13 August, 1940. The crash site is here. (Source: Ole Rønnest)

Two minutes later (at 1219 hours), R 3800 crashed (here) close to the German seaplane landing area. Parachutes saved the lives of Syms and Wright. Turner was killed in the aircraft. (Text from Shot down over Denmark)

3 airmen.