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Wellington  HF852 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database] RAFCommands.com

 Wellington  HF852


Incidents/Accidents

DateAircraftUnitPilot NameLocation
01 Aug 42 Wellington Ic HF852 16 OTU Noord-Brabant
RemarksTook off 2355 31 July 1942 from Upper Heyford. Crashed 0225 at Elsendorp (Noord Brabant) 20 km NNE of Helmond Holland cause of crash not established.Henk Welting's Database

National Archives AIR81

Citation Aircraft AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/16739Wellington HF852Harvie (RCAF), Sergeant D H Kurtz (RCAF), Sergeant H L Cox, Sergeant E F Hueston (RCAF): missing believed killed; Wellington HF852, 16 Operational Training Unit, aircraft failed to return from operational flight to Dusseldorf, Germany, 01 August 1942.C17478942

Casualties in the CWGC Register for Wellington Ic HF852

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetery/Memorial & Loc Ref
SergeantHoratio Leslie COX (798636) Wireless Op Wellington HF852  IBCC 1942-08-0116 OTU NetherlandsEindhoven (Woensel) General Ce
Flight SergeantLloyd Gordon HARVIE (R/83855) Air Observe Wellington HF852  IBCC 1942-08-0116 OTU NetherlandsEindhoven (Woensel) General Ce
Flight SergeantElden Francis HUESTON (R/68744) Air Gunner Wellington HF852  IBCC 1942-07-3116 OTU NetherlandsGroesbeek Canadian War Cemeter
SergeantDennis Haig KURTZ (R/75874) Air Observe Wellington HF852  IBCC 1942-08-0116 OTU NetherlandsEindhoven (Woensel) General Ce
Flight SergeantEugene Garland ROBERTSON (R/83401) Pilot Wellington HF852  IBCC 1942-08-0116 OTU NetherlandsEindhoven (Woensel) General Ce

Related Posts in RAF Commands Forum

ThreadPost TextAuthor
Aircraft Losses Database CorrectionsF/Lt Wilfrid Leonard COX (61474) is shown on the database as having been killed on 01/08/1942 whilst aboard Wellington HF852. He was in fact killed on that date whilst aboard Sunderland W4000. Chris ....Read More.cozzy711 on 11th September 2023 07:57:58
Aircraft Losses Database CorrectionsChris, Thanks, database amended. Andy [URL]https://www.rafcommands.com/database/serials/details.php?uniq=HF852[/URL] [URL]https://www.rafcommands.com/database/serials/details.php?uniq=W4000[/URL] ....Read More.Andy Marden on 11th September 2023 10:07:23


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