Accident Avro Lancaster Mk III PA992, Tuesday 25 July 1944
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Date:Tuesday 25 July 1944
Time:01:30 approx
Type:Silhouette image of generic LANC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Avro Lancaster Mk III
Owner/operator:630 Sqn RAF
Registration: PA992
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:between Tramont-Émy and Tramont-Lassus; Meurthe-et-Moselle -   France
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF East Kirby
Destination airport:
Took off from RAF East Kirby at 21:39 hrs for an operation against Stuttgart in Germany.

Crashed around 01:30 between Tramont-Bay (Meurthe-et-Moselle) and Tramont-Lassus, where Sgt Lough RCAF lies in the local cimmunal cemetery. Both villages are approximately 15 km and 16 km respectively SSE of Colombey-les-Belles:

Fg Off W Adams USAAF (Evaded)
Sgt T W Tanner (Evaded)
Sgt R A Toogood (Evaded)
Fg Off E Wood RCAF (Evaded)
Fg Off A S Woolf (PoW)
Tech Sgt J Keisow USAAF (KIA)
Sgt R W Lough RCAF (KIA)


Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999
Royal Air Force Bomber Command Losses of the Second World War 1944 Page 351.
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Revision history:

25-Aug-2013 10:55 JINX Added
26-Jun-2016 15:21 Red Dragon Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
21-Oct-2016 13:04 Anon. Updated [Country]
09-Oct-2018 05:05 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
16-Nov-2018 20:47 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
07-Jun-2021 17:35 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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