*** Handley Page Hampden Mk.I - P2116 - GL-L2 ***

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Handley Page Hampden Mk.I - P2116 - GL-L2 from 14 Operational Training Unit, RAF
left 30 May 1942 at 22:57 RAF Cottesmore, UK
02:10 - Shot down by Nightfighter Lt. Meurer III./NJG 1
Crashed near Diepenveen
Three were KIA and all buried at Diepenveen General Cemetery,
while pilot Ramsay survived the crash and became POW - Stalag Luft 3 - POW No. 382
Additional source: "Van grasmat tot Fliegerhorst" p.401 for location and time

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Crew: Handley Page Hampden Mk.I - P2116 - GL-L2 - 31 May 1942 - Mission: Cologne
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1028013 - 116080 - P/O. - Pilot - T. E. P. Ramsay - RAFVR - Age ~32 - POW

1016958 - 115163 - P/O. - Observer - W. H. Gorton - RAFVR - Age 29- KIA - DIEPENVEEN CEMETERY - Coll. 1 2-3

48586 - P/O. - W.Operator / Air Gunner - V. E. Woolnough - DFM - RAF - Age 24 - KIA - DIEPENVEEN CEMETERY - Coll. 1 2-3

798559 - Sgt. - W.Operator / Air Gunner - F. H. Falk - RAFVR - Age 23 - KIA - DIEPENVEEN CEMETERY - 1 1
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For the order I did follow the original "printed" version of the "Loss card" - not the written index !!!
PILOT, NAV., W.OP., F.E., B.A., A.G., A.G.

Loss Card - P2116 GL-L2 - Ramsay
Loss Card - P2116 GL-L2 - Ramsay - via www.lancasterbombers.net
- - - Reproduced here by kind permission of "www.lancasterbombers.net" - - -



SGLO - T1532

HANDLEY PAGE HAMPDEN Mk.I - P2116 - GL-L2 - 09 Mar 1942 - DIEPENVEEN - CREW 4

1028013 - 116080 - P/O. - Pilot - Thomas Edward Philip Ramsay - RAFVR - Age ~32 - POW 1016958 - 115163 - P/O. - Observer - William Howarth Gorton - RAFVR - Age 29 - KIA 48586 - P/O. - W.Operator / Air Gunner - Victor Ernest Woolnough - DFM - RAF - Age 24 - KIA 98559 - Sgt. - W.Operator / Air Gunner - Frederick Harold Falk - RAFVR - Age 23 - KIA

- 3 KIA - 1 POW -

RAMSAY - GORTON(†) - WOOLNOUGH(†) - FALK(†)


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