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Wellington Ic  R1323 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database]

 Wellington Ic  R1323

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AIR81/6843Squadron Leader M E Redgrave, Sergeant A F Potter (RNZAF), Sergeant C Rofe, Sergeant P Rockingham, Sergeant R Alldrick (RCAF), Sergeant J A S Abernathy: prisoners of war; aircraft crashed off coast of Holland, Wellington R1323, 40 Squadron, 12 June 1941.C16756140

Prisoners of War for Wellington Ic R1323

RankName, Number, Trade & DetailsDate CapturedUnitPOW NoCamp
J A S Abernethy (513096) Wellington Ic R1323 1941-06-1140 SqdnStalag Luft L6 Heydekrug
R Alldrick (R/65645) Wellington Ic R1323 1941-06-1140 SqdnStalag Luft L6 Heydekrug
A F Potter (401408) Wellington Ic R1323 1941-06-1140 SqdnStalag Luft L6 Heydekrug
M E Redgrave (40015) Wellington Ic R1323 1941-06-1140 SqdnStalag Luft L3 Sagan and Belaria

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