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 Hampden I AD905


Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  02 Sep 41 Aircraft Name  Hampden I Serial Number  AD905
Unit  144 Sqdn Operating Airfield   Country  Germany
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Source Henk Welting's Database

National Archives AIR81

Citation AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/8781Flight Sergeant A J Box, Sergeant G J P Hartlett, Sergeant G E Morgan: killed; Flying Officer M T H Adams: prisoner of war; aircraft shot down and crashed near Cologne, Germany, Hampden AD905, 144 Squadron, 1 September 1941. With photographs.C16924623

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Hampden I AD905

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
Flight SergeantAlfred Joseph BOX (580568) Observer Hampden I AD905  NA/PRO 1941-09-01144 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyRheinberg War Cemetery
SergeantGordon John Poole HARTLETT (950571) Wireless Op./Air Gunner Hampden I AD905  NA/PRO 1941-09-01144 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyRheinberg War Cemetery
SergeantGordon Eric MORGAN (950393) Wireless Op./Air Gunner Hampden I AD905  NA/PRO 1941-09-01144 Sqdn AIR27 GermanyRheinberg War Cemetery

Prisoners of War for Hampden I AD905

RankName, Number, Trade & DetailsDate CapturedUnitPOW NoCamp
M T H Adams (42326) Hampden I AD905 1941-09-01144 SqdnStalag Luft L3 Sagan and Belaria


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44 Squadron operations early September 1941Ross Thanks for the speedy response. With nothing obvious I rechecked 144 Squadron reports. Reading with more care, one minor reference indicates crews were in fact given the diversion details before take off at the briefing, in anticipation of poor landing conditions. Therefore not a diversion due to an incident sent out as they returned. The squadron had one of its Hampden, AD905, fail to return, coming down approaching the target. With the only common factor being poor weather conditions, I will wait and see if anything else turns up and possibly consider ‘Wings Over Rutland’ reference a possible error. Thanks, John ....Read More.WOODHEAD on 25th July 2012 10:03:25


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