Date & Time: Jun 22, 1944 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Avro 683 Lancaster
Skellingthorpe - Skellingthorpe
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
The crew was involved in a bombing mission over an industrial complex in Essen. On the return trip, the aircraft was shot down by the pilot of a German fighter and crashed in a field in Epe, north of Apeldoorn. Two crew members were killed while all six other occupants were taken POW.
Shot down by a German fighter.