Halifax II JB918 - The North Sea, off Holland                                               Updated:  17 MAR 2013

Airman Surname Init Rank Service Sqdn P_link Plane Operation Crash_site Crash_d Buried_d C_link At_Next
e555014.htm Beck H Sgt RAF 102 p168.htm HAL JB918 Bomb G North Sea, off Holland d270443 e555 e555.htm HOLLAND
e555013.htm Foley W Sgt RAF 102 p168.htm HAL JB918 Bomb G North Sea, off Holland d270443 e555 e555.htm HOLLAND
e555012.htm Grainger A G Sgt RCAF 102 p168.htm HAL JB918 Bomb G North Sea, off Holland d270443 e555 e555.htm HOLLAND
e777576.htm Harris F G Sgt RAF 102 p168.htm HAL JB918 Bomb G North Sea, off Holland d270443 e777 e777.htm NO KNOWN
e555015.htm Oatridge K Sgt RAF 102 p168.htm HAL JB918 Bomb G North Sea, off Holland d270443 e555 e555.htm HOLLAND
a014146.htm Wells T A Sgt RAF 102 p168.htm HAL JB918 Bomb G North Sea, off Holland d270443 b290643 c014.htm Esbjerg
e777577.htm Willis W A Sgt RAF 102 p168.htm HAL JB918 Bomb G North Sea, off Holland d270443 e777 e777.htm NO KNOWN


Kl. 00.41 den 27. april 1943 lettede
HAL JB918 fra RAF Pocklington på et bombetogt mod Duisburg (her).
Flyet styrtede i Nordsøen nær øen Texel (her). Der var ingen overlevende. (Kilde: MACR)

T. A. Wells drev ind ved Nymindegab (omkring her). Han blev begravet i Esbjerg den 29. juni 1943. (Kilde: FAF)

1 flyver fra  HAL JB918 blev begravet i Esbjerg og 4 i HOLLAND. 2 flyvere har ingen kendt grav.

7 flyvere.

At 00.41 hrs. on 27 April 1943 HAL JB918 took off from RAF Pocklington on a bombing raid targeting Duisburg (here).
It crashed in the North Sea near Texel Island (here). There were no survivors. (Source: MACR)

T. A. Wells was washed ashore at Nymindegab (about here). He was buried in Esbjerg on 29 June 1943. (Source: FAF)

1 airman from HAL JB918 was buried in Esbjerg and 4 in HOLLAND. 2 airmen have no known grave.

See Bomber Command No. 102 Squadron * Wikipedia about No. 102 Squadron * RAF - Handley Page Halifax.
It took off from RAF Pocklington. See Pocklington History.

7 airmen.