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 Wellington W5596


Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  11 Sep 41 Aircraft Name  Wellington Ic Serial Number  W5596
Unit  OADU Operating Airfield   Country  France/Sea
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Source Henk Welting's Database

National Archives AIR81

Citation AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/9010Sergeant D J Farrell: killed; Sergeant E Healy, Sergeant E D Minshall, Sergeant B H Dennis, Sergeant J G Bell, Sergeant J Gill: missing believed killed; aircraft lost en route between RAF Hampstead Norris and Malta, Wellington W5596, Overseas Aircraft Delivery Unit, 11 September 1941.C16924852

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Wellington Ic W5596

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
SergeantJohn George BELL (1378959) Wellington W5596  Archive Post 1941-09-11OADU United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
SergeantBrian Hilton DENNIS (1154617) Wellington W5596  Archive Post 1941-09-11OADU United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
SergeantDenis James FARRELL (1256990) Observer Wellington W5596  Archive Post 1941-09-11OADU FranceQuiberville Churchyard
SergeantJack GILL (1052475) Wellington W5596  Archive Post 1941-09-11OADU United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
SergeantEric HEALY (1058668) Wellington W5596  Archive Post 1941-09-11OADU United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
SergeantEric Ditchfield MINSHALL (1014916) Wellington W5596  Archive Post 1941-09-11OADU United KingdomRunnymede Memorial


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Trying to identify a pilotHere are Surnames of Eric's in CWGC for RAF/RAFVR 1941 ERIC -Killed 1941 - Sgt. In one or two cases Eric is a middle name. UK ASHWOOD. 21 Sqn - 04/06/41 - Blenheim IV - V6323. ASHWORTH. 220 Sqn BARRATT. Ag 7 Sqn BLAKE, ROp BLOMELEY. 101 Sqn [B]BOWMAN[/B]. ( Pilot ) 26 CFlt. - Stirling I - N6066 - 24/12/41. BROWN. WopAg U/T [B]BRUCE[/B]. (Pilot ) 213 Sqn - Hurricane I - P3522. BRUNDISH. 44 Sqn CASH. Obs. 82 Sqn CASTLE. 22 Sqn CHAMBERLAIN. WopAg DEVEREUX. WopAg DIAPER. 504 Sqn DYER. 44 Sqn [B]EASTON[/B]. ( Pilot ) 502 Sqn - Whitley V - Z6553 "YG-E" (29th) - 30/04/41 EGGLETON. 608 Sqn ELKINGTON. WopAg ELMES. 110 Sqn [B]FLEMING[/B]. ( Pilot ) 258 Sqn - Hurricane II - Z2589 [B]FREESE[/B]. ( Pilot ) 74 Sqn - Spitfire IIa - P7561 FRISBY. WopAg GRECO. 57 Sqn HARDMAN. WopAg HARVEY. 235 Sqn HEALY - WellingtonII - W5596 - OADU. HODGES. 58 Sqn HORTEN. WopAg 144 Sqn [B]HOSKIN[/B]. ( Pilot ) 10 Sqn - Married - Whitley V - Z9188 - "ZA-V" - 12/12/41. HUGHES. 51 Sqn IRELAND. 218 Sqn JACKSON. 201 Sqn JOHNS. 206 Sqn KEETLEY. 115 Sqn LEE. WopAg 18 Sqn LLOYD. WopAg 18 MADDISON. 114 Sqn MAIN - Wellington Ic - Z1049 - 15 OTU - 03/11/41 [B]MASON[/B]. ( Pilot ) 232 Sqn - Hurricane I - P3608 MINSHALL - Wellington II W5596 - OADU. PAINTER. 75(RNZAF) Sqn [B]PARKER[/B]. (Pilot) 144 Sqn - Hampden I - X3030 "PL" - 20/09/41. PAUL. WopAg 103 Sqn PHILLIPS. Obs POLKINGHORNE. 10 Sqn [B]ROBINSON[/B]. ( Pilot ) - 16 OTU - Hampden I - P5318. RROBERTSON 40 Sqn RODGER. WopAg ROUTLEDGE. 9 Sqn ROWLAND. 458 Sqn ROWLEY. 107 Sqn SEYMOUR Obs 7 Sqn SHERWOOD. 40 Sqn SHIPLEY. WopAg SPENCER. WopAg STEVENS. 99 Sqn [B]STERLING[/B]. ( Pilot ) 408(RCAF) Sqn - Hampden I - P5392 - "EQ-W" - 15/12/41. TAFT. At. 144 Sqn TIPTAFT. 201 Sqn [B]TURNER[/B]. (Pilot ). 144 Sqn - Hampden I - AD922 - "PL" - 21/09/41. TYLER. 44 Sqn WELCH. WopAg NETHERLANDS BUTLER. WopAg 106 Sqn FIELDSEND WopAg 77 Sqn KENNEDY. WopAg. 104 Sqn THOMAS. Flt/Eng 35 Sqn TROTT. WopAg. 9 Sqn TYLER. Ag. 40 Sqn GERMANY ACTON. WopAg 21 Sqn BRIGGS. WopAg. 58 Sqn CARTLEDGE. WopAg. 58 Sqn [B]DURHAM[/B]. (Pilot) 49 Sqn - Married - Hampden I - AE236 - "EA" - 07/09/41. HASTE. WopAg. 106 Sqn [B]LAGER[/B]. (Pilot) 10 Sqn - Whitley V - Z6794 - "ZA" - 17/08/41. [B]LEWIN[/B]. ( Pilot) 9 Sqn - Wellington Ic - R1341 - "WS-Z" - 13/08/41. NETHERCOTT. Obs. 105 Sqn NORMAN. WopAg 83 Sqn [B]RAPLEY[/B]. ( Pilot). 7 Sqn - Married - Stirling I - N6010 - "MG" - 11/05/41. FRANCE CHESTERMAN. WopAg 217 Sqn BELGIUM [B]FINDON[/B] ( Pilot) 78 Sqn - Married - Whitley V - Z6466 - "EY-A" - 25/08/41. [B]THOMSON[/B] (Pilot) 149 Sqn - Wellington Ic - R1524 - "OJ-P" - 05/08/41. MALTA KELSEY 261 Sqn EGYPT COLLINGBORN 55 Sqn MARTIN Obs 55 Sqn SMITH WopAg STREET Obs 45 Sqn SUDAN [B]LIVERMORE[/B] - See Col's post for extra info. Hurricane I - V7713. GREECE PAYTON Obs 252 Sqn SYRIA CRUTTENDEN Obs 203 Sqn NORWAY [B]DROBIG[/B] (Pilot ) 21 Sqn - Married - Blenheim IV - V6252. Names from CWGC lists, Sgt's only, not F/Sgt's or higher rank. Alex ....Read More.Alex Smart on 9th June 2019 09:47:02
Trying to identify a pilotHello, Here is a completed list for "Sergeants". ERIC -Killed 1941 - Sgt. In one or two cases Eric is a middle name. UK ASHWOOD. 21 Sqn - 04/06/41 - Blenheim IV - V6323. ASHWORTH. 220 Sqn - 04/08/41 - Hudson V - AM625. BARRATT. Ag 7 Sqn - 21-22/04/41 - Stirling I - N6009. BLAKE, ROp - 13/06/41 - 25 OTU - Wellington Ic - R1708. BLOMELEY. 101 Sqn - 03/04/41 - Blenheim IV - N3552 [B]BOWMAN[/B]. ( Pilot ) 26 CFlt. - 24/12/41 - Stirling I - N6066 . BROWN. WopAg U/T - 26/01/41 - 2 OTU - Blenheim I - Z5746. [B]BRUCE[/B]. (Pilot ) 213 Sqn - Hurricane I - P3522. BRUNDISH. 44 Sqn - 17-18/04/41 - Hampden I - X2999. CASH. Obs. 82 Sqn - 20/08/41 - Blenheim IV - V6445 - "UX-E". [B]CASTLE[/B]. 22 Sqn - [B]Married[/B] - 22/01/41 - Beaufort I - N1151. CHAMBERLAIN. WopAg - 12/09/41 - 14 OTU - Hampden I - P1301. DEVEREUX. WopAg - 28/03/41 - 3 OTU - Anson I - L9150. [B]DIAPER[/B]. 504 Sqn - [B]Married[/B] - 17/05/41 Shot dead. [B]DYER[/B]. 44 Sqn - [B]Married[/B] - 02-03/09/41 - Hampden I - AE152. [B]EASTON[/B]. ( Pilot ) 52 OTU - 30/04/41 - Hurricane I - P3864 . EGGLETON. 608 Sqn - 09/09/41 - 1 COTU - Hudson - N7337. ELKINGTON. WopAg 05/11/41 - 608 Sqn - Hudson V - AM642. ELMES. 110 Sqn - 14/08/41 - Blenheim IV - V6515. [B]FLEMING[/B]. ( Pilot ) 258 Sqn - Hurricane II - Z2589 [B]FREESE[/B]. ( Pilot ) 74 Sqn - Spitfire IIa - P7561 [B]FRISBY[/B]. WopAg - [B]Married[/B] - 09/09/41 - Blenheim I - L8693. GRECO. 57 Sqn - 07/11/41 - Wellington Ic - Z8903. HARDMAN. WopAg - 16/10/41 - 25 OTU - Anson I - W2626. HARVEY. 235 Sqn - 23/03/41 - Blenheim IV - L9404. HEALY - Wellington II - W5596 - OADU. [B]HODGES[/B]. 58 Sqn - [B]Married[/B] - 27-28/12/41 - Whitley V - Z6841. HORTON. WopAg 144 Sqn - 07-08/09/41 - Hampden I - AE304. [B]HOSKIN[/B]. ( Pilot ) 10 Sqn - [B]Married[/B] - Whitley V - Z9188 - "ZA-V" - 12/12/41. HUGHES. 51 Sqn - 11-12/02/41 - Whitley V - P5013. IRELAND. 218 Sqn - 10-11/10/41 - Wellington Ic - X9677 - "HA-V". JACKSON. 201 Sqn - 03/12/41 - Sunderland II - W3988 - "ZM-P". JOHNS. 206 Sqn - 13/06/41 - Hudson IV - AE612 - "VO-X". KEETLEY. 115 Sqn - 12/02/41 - Wellington Ic - R3238 - "KO-H". LEE. WopAg 18 Sqn - 22/03/41 - Blenheim IV - T2038 - "WV-M". LLOYD. WopAg 18 Sqn - 25/05/41 - Blenheim IV - R3666. MADDISON. 114 Sqn - 24/05/41 - Blenheim IV - L9267. MAIN - Wellington Ic - Z1049 - 15 OTU - 03/11/41 [B]MASON[/B]. ( Pilot ) 232 Sqn - Hurricane I - P3608 MINSHALL - Wellington II W5596 - OADU. PAINTER. 75(RNZAF) Sqn - 30/11 - 01/12/41 - Wellington Ic - Z1099. [B]PARKER[/B]. (Pilot) 144 Sqn - 20/09/41 - Hampden I - X3030 . PAUL. WopAg 103 Sqn - 20-21/09/41 - Wellington Ic - R1539. PHILLIPS. Obs - 03/03/41 - 13 OTU - Blenheim IV - R3751. [B]POLKINGHORNE[/B]. 10 Sqn - [B]Married[/B] - 16-17/01/41 - Whitley V - T4220. [B]ROBINSON[/B]. ( Pilot ) - 16 OTU - Hampden I - P5318. ROBERTSON 40 Sqn - 16-17/01/41 - Wellington Ic - T2912. [B]RODGER[/B]. WopAg - 7 Sqn - [B]Married[/B] - 29-30/09/41 - Stirling I - W7441 - "MG-Y". [B]ROUTLEDGE[/B]. 9 Sqn - [B]Married[/B ....Read More.Alex Smart on 15th June 2019 08:08:15


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