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 Wellington  HX735


Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash 17 May 43 Aircraft Name Wellington VIII Serial Number HX735
Unit 7 (C) OTU Operating Airfield Country
Aircrew details
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Source Coastal Command and Fleet Air Arm Losses Forum Henk Welting's Database

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Wellington VIII HX735

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetery/Memorial & Loc Ref
SergeantFrank Ronald BRADBURY (1212185) Wellington HX735  Forum Post 1943-05-187 (C) OTU United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
SergeantJohn BURNS (1029148) Wireless Op Wellington HX735  Forum Post 1943-05-187 (C) OTU United KingdomMonk Hesleden (Blackhall) Ceme
Flying OfficerPeter Bryson CODE (J/14853) Wellington HX735  Forum Post  Forum Post 1943-05-187 (C) OTU United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Flying OfficerWilliam LAWRENCE (408771) Wellington HX735  Forum Post 1943-05-187 (C) OTU United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
SergeantWilliam MYCOCK (1477933) Navigator ( Wellington HX735  Forum Post 1943-05-187 (C) OTU United KingdomSilksworth (St. Matthew) Churc
Flying OfficerDonald Castleman STONE (127880) Wellington HX735  Forum Post 1943-05-187 (C) OTU United KingdomRunnymede Memorial

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Related Posts in RAF Commands Forum

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New loss May 17, 1943Assuming F/O and RCAF Runnymede brings up the following: 18/5/1943 - F/O Peter Bryson Code Pilot 7 OTU Wellington HX735 14/5/1943 - F/O David John Macmillan Wop/AG 431 Sq. Wellington HE183 Op: Bochum 13/5/1943 - F/O John Darty Erzinger Nav. 102 Sq. Halifax JB799 Op: Duisburg 5/5/1943 - F/O William Angus Grant Nav. 408 Sq. Halifax HR658 Op: Dortmund 1/5/1943 - F/O Seth James Flannery & F/O Bruce John Wright 404 Sq. Beaufighter JM124 ....Read More.John Larder on 25th November 2007 10:22:21
Sgt John Burns from Limavady 18.5.43Hello Dave, 18-5-1943 7(C)OTU Wellington VIII HX735* Lost at sea. Atlantic. Crew: (no particular order). Aus408771 F/O. William LAWRENCE RAAF + 127880 F/O.David Castleman STONE + J/14853 F/O. Peter Bryson CODE RCAF + 1477933 Sgt. William MYCOCK + 1029148 Sgt. John BURNS + 1212185 Sgt. Frank Ronald BRADBURY + * Serial needs confirming See: NAA: A705 166/24/105 Item Notes. Col. ....Read More.COL BRUGGY on 5th April 2009 03:53:58
Sgt John Burns from Limavady 18.5.43Hi Col, Many thanks. Certainly according to Air Britain aircraft HX735 ties in with a MK8 Wellington of 7 OTU lost on that date over the North Atlantic. Regards Dave. ....Read More.highgroundsman on 5th April 2009 04:49:10
Sgt John Burns from Limavady 18.5.43Hi Dave, Thanks for the confirmation on HX735. Col. ....Read More.COL BRUGGY on 5th April 2009 05:14:52
Wellington HX732Hi Ross, Thanks for helping Kevin and I out with this one, only found it tonight while looking up the other Wimpy from Limavady HX735. Are we right in saying it was 179 Sq? I see they were based at Gibraltar,but had been formed from 172 at Wick, did they still have a detachment at Wick at the time of the loss? Regards. Dave ....Read More.highgroundsman on 5th April 2009 07:25:39
5 May 1943 - Northern IrelandMy post above should say Wellington HX735, having recevied the ORB via Ross today. ....Read More.dennis_burke on 9th November 2011 11:24:38
Coastal Command May 1943Coastal Command May 1943 1 - Hampden TB.1 - 5(C) OTU - L4115. 1 - Beaufighter XI - 143 Sqn - JM108. 1 - Beaufighter XI - 143 Sqn - JL943. 1 - Beaufighter VIc - 235 Sqn - JL874. 1 - Beaufighter VIc - 254 Sqn - JL827. 1 - Beaufighter XI - 254 Sqn - JM209. 1 - Beaufighter XI - 254 Sqn - JM214. 1 - Beaufighter XI - 404 Sqn - JM124. 2 - Hampden I - 1404 Flt - P1147. 2/3 - Whitley V - 10(C) OTU - Z9318. 3 - Hampden I - 1TTU - AT117. 3 - Beaufighter VIc - 235 Sqn - X8064. 3 - Mosquito PR.IV - 540 Sqn - DZ532. 4 - Beaufighter VIc - 235 Sqn - JL817. 4 - Beaufighter VIc - 235 Sqn - JL843. 4/5 - Hampden TB.1 - 5(C) OTU - AN155. 5 - Wellington VIII - 7(C) OTU - LB241. 6 - Whitley VII - 612 Sqn - EB328. 7 - Liberator GR.V - 59 Sqn - FL971 ( 42-40124 ). 7 - Beaufighter XI - 143 Sqn - JL887. 7/8 - Liberator GR.V - 59 Sqn - FL974 ( 42-40148 ). 8 - Hampden I - 404 Sqn - AE264. 9 - Halifax II - 58 Sqn - HR743. 9 - Mosquito IV - 1409 Flt - DZ316 - (?). 10 - Spitfire Va - 8(C) OTU - X4383. 10 - Catalina In - 131(C) OTU - FP194. 12 - Beaufighter IIf - 132 (C)OTU - R2340. 13 - Spitfire PR.IV - 8(C) OTU - X4494. 13 - Liberator GR.V - 224 Sqn - FL947 ( 41-11701 ). 14 - Liberator III - 86 Sqn -FK234 ( 41-11634 ). 14 - Hampden TB.1 - 489 Sqn - P4304. 14 - Mosquito PR.IV - 540 Sqn - DZ523. 15 - Beaufort I - 5(C) OTU - DX134. 15 - Beaufort I - 5(C) OTU - EL131. 15 - Beaufighter Ic - 9(C) OTU - T3292. 15 - Sunderland III - 228 Sqn - DD837. 15 - Mosquito PR.IV - 544 Sqn - DZ494. 16 - Spitfire I - 8(C) OTU - X4326. 16 - Hampden TB.1 - 455 Sqn - AN148. 17 - Wellington VIII - 7(C) OTU - HX477. 17 - Whitley V - 10 (C) OTU - Z9438. 17 - Whitley V - 10 (C) OTU - BD260 . 17 - Sunderland III - 10(RAAF) - W4004. 17 - Beaufighter XI - 304 Sqn - JM244. 17/18 - Hampden I - 415 Sqn - AN153. 17/18 - Hampden TB.1 - 415 Sqn - L6055. 18 - Wellington VIII - 7(C) OTU - HX735. 19 - Hampden I - 455 Sqn - AD920. 19/20 - Hampden TB.I - 489 Sqn - P2084. 20 - Whitley V - 10 (C) OTU - Z9207 . 20 - Sunderland II - 10(RAAF ) Sqn - W3986. 20 - Mosquito B.IV - 540 Sqn - DZ368. 21 - Wellington VIII - 1TTU - LB187. 21 - Wellington VIII - 1TTU - LB193. 21 - Wellington VIII - 1TTU - LB237. 21 - Wellington X - 6(C) OTU - HE546. 21 - Spitfire I - 8(C) OTU - X4839. 21 - Mitchell II - 11(C) OTU - FR365. 23 - Beaufort I - 5(C)OTU - DW995. 23 - Wellington Ic - 311 Sqn - Z1147. 23 - Mosquito NF.II - 333 Sqn - DZ752. 24 - Catalina In - 131 OTU - FP110. 24 - Sunderland III - 228 Sqn - EJ139. 24 - Beaufighter VIc - 235 Sqn - JL502. 24 - Beaufighter VIc - 236 Sqn - JL567. 24 - Hampden I - 455 Sqn - AT132. 25 - Beaufighter Ic - 9(C) OTU - T4763. 25 - Sunderland III - 422 Sqn - DD846. 27 - Whitley V - 10 (C) OTU - BD282 . 27 - Beaufighter VIc - 235 Sqn - EL404. 27 - Defiant I - 277 Sqn - N1675. 28 - Wellington X - 3(C) OTU - HE487. 28 - Beaufort I - 5(C) OTU - L4503. 28 - Master II - 8(C) OTU - DM160. 28 - Beaufighter IIf - 132(C) OTU - R2283. 28 - Spitfire PR.XI - 541 Sqn - EN411. 29 - Whitley V - 10 ( C) OTU - BD278 . ....Read More.Alex Smart on 3rd November 2018 10:20:31
Coastal Command May 1943One quick point relating to these two losses: 17 - Wellington VIII - 7(C) OTU - HX477. 18 - Wellington VIII - 7(C) OTU - HX735. Our database links all 12 casualties (6 on 17 May, 6 on 18 May) to one aircraft, HX735: [URL]http://www.rafcommands.com/database/serials/details.php?uniq=HX735[/URL] Six of them need transferring to the entry for HX477. Hopefully Jagan will read this and fix. Andy ....Read More.Andy Marden on 29th July 2021 06:50:07


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