Heinkel 111H-3 4/KG26July 20 2012 at 12:00 PM
|Tony (Login LV907)|
from IP address 184.108.40.206
Response to Casualties
Code: 1H-FM w/nr.2323
Fw.Hermann Wilms - Pilot -POW
Uffz.Rudolf Leushake - Observer - Killed
Uffz.Karl Missy - Wireless operator - POW
Uffz.Johann Meyer - Mechanic - Killed
Attacking shipping off the Farne Islands near Berwick Upon Tweed in Northumberland.
3rd February 1940
Leushake and Meyer were burried at Catterick in North Yorkshire on 6th February 1940.
Since removed and burried in the German War Cemetery at Cannock Chase in Staffordshire.
In June 1945 NYCC erected a plaque at Bannial Farm near Whitby, it can be seen on a Stone Pillar at Sleight Lane End, which is at the junction of the A171 and A169.