| 608|| 17/04/1945 || Berlin || PF505 || Mosquito XVI || T/o 2054 Downham Market. Bombed the AP at 2256 from 25,000 feet and then climbed to 27,000 feet, wherupon the port engine failed. Force landed 0045 at Strassfeld airfield some 16 km WSW from the centre of Bonn. On touhdown the undercarriage collapsed and the aircraft was wrecked. No injuries reported.
This was the last Bomber Command aircraft written off during operations to Berlin. |