Accident Avro Lancaster Mk III ND354, Sunday 2 January 1944
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Date:Sunday 2 January 1944
Time:03:00 approx
Type:Silhouette image of generic LANC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Avro Lancaster Mk III
Owner/operator:83 Sqn RAF
Registration: ND354
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Lutten, Goldenstedt, Niedersachsen -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Wyton, Cambridgeshire
Destination airport:
Takeoff at 00:11 hrs for an operation to Berlin.
The aircraft was shot down by night fighter pilot Leutnant Wendelin Breukel of the 5./NJG 2 (based at Deelen airfield in the Netherlands), who was flying a Ju 88 C-6.

The seven crew members who did not survive rest at the Sage War Cemetery.
For more info, see Aircrew Remembered.


Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1944 part one


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27-Nov-2019 18:28 TigerTimon Added

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