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A total of 161 Accidents and Losses are listed.

DateAircraftTail No Pilot/CrewUnit LocationRemarks
04 Nov 42 Liberator II AL531 Sqn Ldr John Leighton Beck
Plt Offr Jack Evans
159 SqdnKarachi, India CrL in Karachi Undercarriage j ...More
23 Feb 43 Liberator II AL581 Wg Cdr Clifford George SKINNER*(29148) 159 Sqdn, Burma (MPoole) First RAF B-24 lost i ...More
15 Apr 43 Liberator II AL564
Flt Lt Terry Towell
159 SqdnSalbani, India Tyre burst Salbani Tyre burst ...More
19 Apr 43 Liberator II AL544 Fg Offr S A Sharpe(45712)
Flt Lt Louis Patrick Massey(84686)
159 SqdnChittagong, India CrL Chittagong Damaged by figh ...More
12 Aug 43 Liberator II AL560 Plt Offr Stanley Linwood Pettingale*(J/16279) 159 SqdnSalbani, India Cr Salbani Engine cut; oversho ...More
24 Aug 43 Liberator VI FK239 Fg Offr John Waran Campbell*(120498) 160 Sqdn, Per the 160 Sqn ORB, FK239 was ...More
21 Sep 43 Liberator VI FL969 Fg Offr E J M Crawley 160 SqdnColombo, Ceylon On detachment on the island of ...More
22 Sep 43 Liberator VI FL939 Fg Offr Joseph Cohen(401104) 160 Sqdn, India (EOTP) SD by JAF over Nicobar ...More
24 Sep 43 Liberator V BZ838 Flt Lt F G Stokes
Fg Offr Anthony Johnstone
159 SqdnSalbani, India Hit Tree on Ap Salbani Hit tre ...More
01 Oct 43 Liberator V BZ863 Fg Offr D K Horner 354 SqdnCuttack, India Cr on TO Cuttack . (MPoole) Ta ...More
07 Oct 43 Liberator V BZ887 Fg Offr Charles Lionel Moody*(122399) 354 SqdnCuttack, India Dived into Ground after TO Cut ...More
09 Oct 43 Liberator V BZ841 Sqn Ldr Louis Patrick MASSEY*(84686) 159 Sqdn, Burma (MPoole) A page one story on t ...More
26 Oct 43 Liberator V FL926 Fg Offr Walter Allison Wallace(J/15180) 160 Sqdn, India FTR from Nicobar sortie SD by ...More
07 Dec 43 Liberator V BZ885 Fg Offr Douglas Gordon Davie*(130997) 160 Sqdn, Ceylon (MPoole) BZ885: Further loss i ...More
24 Dec 43 Liberator V BZ844 355 SqdnDohazari, India Undershot landing at Dohazari ...More
01 Feb 44 Liberator V BZ973 -
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159 Sqdn, India Digri DBF on ground, Digri, 1. ...More
24 Feb 44 Liberator III BZ951 1673 HCU, BZ951 "Y" of 1673 HCU was lost ...More
29 Feb 44 Liberator V BZ926 Flt Lt Edward James Douglas Stanley*(114064) 159 Sqdn, Burma SD Over Rangoon http://www.bur ...More
29 Feb 44 Liberator V BZ962 F Sgt Allan Arnold*(420112) 159 Sqdn, Burma SD over Rangoon http://www.bur ...More
29 Feb 44 Liberator III BZ908 F/Sgt Gilbert Halcrow(420188) 355 Sqdn, Burma (MPoole) Caught in searchlight ...More
09 Mar 44 Liberator V BZ837 1673 HCUSalbani, India undercarriage collapsed on lan ...More
29 Mar 44 Liberator III BZ903 355 Sqdn, India Bombs jettisoned through bomb ...More
02 Apr 44 Liberator VI EV843 Flt Lt John Gauntlett 159 Sqdn, Shot up by Ki-43 attacking fro ...More
02 Apr 44 Liberator VI EV870 F Sgt Raymond A Quaife(1321484)
F Sgt Jock McKinnon(1550526)
159 SqdnAlipore, Documentation in the RAAF casu ...More
06 Apr 44 Liberator III BZ952 F Sgt Frederick Sullivan*(1087865) 357 Sqdn, The skipper was 1087865 F/Sgt ...More
06 Apr 44 Liberator III BZ956 Hap Moreland 357 Sqdn, BZ956 had flown into the same ...More
07 Apr 44 Liberator V BZ852 -
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355 SqdnSalbani, India Caught fire during refuelling, ...More
17 Apr 44 LIberator VI EV922 Sgt Frank Noel ELLIS*(1425498) 308 MUPhaphamau, India Sqn Ldr Harris OC 20CMU and 6 ...More
19 Apr 44 Liberator V BZ864 Sqn Ldr John Frederick Percival*(42378) 160 Sqdn, Ceylon Cr http://www.burmastar.org.uk ...More
22 Apr 44 Liberator VI EV813 Plt Offr Cecil Harold Cox*(175021) 1673 HCUKolar, (MPoole) 175021 P/O Cecil Haro ...More
06 May 44 Liberator VI FL911 Fg Offr John Dean 160 Sqdn, Eleven airmen and two Army pas ...More
07 May 44 Liberator V BZ923 355 Sqdn, India Ran out of fuel and forcelande ...More
07 May 44 Liberator V BZ835 355 Sqdn, Ran out of fuel and crashed, B ...More
07 May 44 Liberator VI EV848 354 Sqdn, India Cr in Bay of Bengal ...More
15 Jun 44 Liberator VI EV837 WO Robert Douglas Stow*(938440) 160 Sqdn, Ceylon Skipper: 938440 W/O Robert Dou ...More
16 Jun 44 Liberator III BZ959 - 355 Sqdn, India Cr TO Digri Brakes failed; ran ...More
22 Jun 44 Liberator V BZ853 355 Sqdn, Burma Ditched in Bay of Bengal . htt ...More
02 Aug 44 Liberator VI EW112 356 Sqdn, India Chandipur Hit sea in turn and ...More
03 Aug 44 Liberator VI EV920 355 Sqdn, India Ran out of fuel and abandoned ...More
13 Aug 44 Liberator VI EV851 Fg Offr Ernest Owen Walter McConnel *(428820)
Fg Offr Noel Harvey Moysey*
1673 HCUKolar, Took off at 2346 on night circ ...More
19 Aug 44 Liberator VI KH122 355 Sqdn, India U/C Collapse Salbani Swung on ...More
29 Aug 44 Liberator EV983 356 Sqdn, India Salbani Undercarriage collapse ...More
29 Aug 44 Liberator VI EV867 Fg Offr Quentin Garden*(88614) 159 Sqdn, 88614 F/O Quentin Garden (pilo ...More
03 Sep 44 Liberator VI KG845 159 Sqdn, India Ldg at Digri Undershot landing ...More
04 Sep 44 Liberator VI EV915 Sgt RA Clift 159 Sqdn, India Digri on TO Swing on take-off ...More
12 Sep 44 Liberator VI EV844 WO Reginald August Peterson Crowley(409896) 159 Sqdn, India Cr L Digri Engine cut on take- ...More
16 Sep 44 Liberator VI EV902 Flt Lt Ernest Philip Jeffrey Gray*(297176) 355 Sqdn, Of ten aboard, seven died. Thr ...More
16 Sep 44 Liberator VI EW114 F Sgt John James Collins*(567123) 356 Sqdn, MAC with EV902 Collided with E ...More
06 Oct 44 Liberator VI EV940 F Sgt Harold Norman Harrison*(1575095) 355 Sqdn, Lowlevel dive bombing attack o ...More
06 Oct 44 Liberator VI BZ978 WO John McKinnon(1550526) 159 Sqdn, Burma Missing from attack on Bangkok ...More

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