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Flight Sergeant Hans Heinz SCHWARZ (1876107) of the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

Air Gunner
Lost in aircraft Lancaster PB258  IBCC

Death of Death 1944-08-13 .

Served in 101 Sqdn

Burial/Commemoration Details : Joint grave 6. E. 8. at Heverlee War Cemetery, Belgium

More Details: (SERVED AS BLAKE) SON OF ERICH AND ELLI SCHWARZ, OF CRICKLEWOOD, MIDDLESEX.

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Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash 13 Aug 44 Aircraft Name Lancaster III Serial Number PB258
Unit 101 Sqdn Operating Airfield Country Belgium
Aircrew details
Details
Source Henk Welting's Database

Other Aircrew lost in Lancaster III PB258

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
Pilot OfficerJohn French ANDREWS (J/89901) Wireless Op./Air Gunner Lancaster PB258  IBCC 1944-08-13101 Sqdn AIR27 BelgiumHeverlee War Cemetery
Flight SergeantHans Heinz SCHWARZ (1876107) Air Gunner Lancaster PB258  IBCC 1944-08-13101 Sqdn AIR27 BelgiumHeverlee War Cemetery


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First names off these POW's 101 SqdnHi Alain, Dave Balchin was the rear gunner on this aircraft. The ABC operator was 1876107 Sgt Hans Heinz Schwarz, who, alongside W/Op J89961 P/O John French Andrews was killed when this aircraft crashed at Barver, Germany. Schwarz only used the name "Blake" on this op. On others the ORB lists him as "Schwarz" Clem Pearce is also listed as RAAF. He was RCAF. Regards, Dave ....Read More.alieneyes on 20th August 2015 12:11:55

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