WELLINGTON Mk IV, Z 1245, code SM-D, 305 Sqdn
at 20.45 from Hemswell, Lincolnshire
bombing Kassel, Germany
hit by nightfighter
at 00.35 hrs. on the houses 105 - 111 of the "Woenselsestraat"
at Woensel a suburb of the town of Eindhoven, the Netherlands.
Five Dutch civilians have been killed as well.
Buried at Eindhoven:
sierż. r/op. strz. Gawlak Feliks
kpr. r/op. Janik Józef
kpr. pil. Pytlak Jan
Prisoner of War:
maj. naw. Kiewnarski Antoni Władysław
Maj Kiersnarski A.W. was taken PoW in Stalag Luft III as
PoW no. 42801.
He joined the Allied officers' escape bid in March 1944.
He has been re-captured at Hirschberg, Germany, and was
last seen alive on 31 March 1944.
He was executedby the Gestapo.
(source: mrs. Betty Clements)
plut. strz. Frankowski Tadeusz Jan
Although wounded he evaded capture and returned to
England via Gibraltar on 25.10.1942
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