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|Aircraft Losses Database Corrections||Hello On the RAF Commands database it has this for Wellington BK438: [URL]http://www.rafcommands.com/database/serials/details.php?uniq=BK438[/URL] I see a few online references also have BK438, however shouldn't this be BK538? As per Bill Chorley's BCL 1942, page 263: [I]Wellington III BK538 JN-U [/I] [I]Op: Torino [/I] [I]Took off from Kirmington at 19.10. Overshot and crashed 23.00 while trying to make an emergency landing at Manston airfield, Kent. P/O J F Sweet – killed F/O T Howell – killed Sgt J H N Lissen – killed [sic Lisson] Sgt L J Somerville – killed Sgt E O Booth – injured[/I] See also: [URL]http://www.rafcommands.com/database/serials/details.php?uniq=BK538[/URL] I'm confused...not an unusual state of affairs, it must be said! Regards Simon ....Read More.||wwrsimon on 7th November 2021 04:43:12|
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