Luftwaffe and Allied Air Forces Discussion Forum

Luftwaffe and Allied Air Forces Discussion Forum (http://forum.12oclockhigh.net/index.php)
-   Allied and Soviet Air Forces (http://forum.12oclockhigh.net/forumdisplay.php?f=7)
-   -   Pilot Martin John CARTER (RAF) (http://forum.12oclockhigh.net/showthread.php?t=56087)

REDCAP50 21st January 2020 11:02

Pilot Martin John CARTER (RAF)
 
Hello all,

From of the information I obtained, I suppose that pilot CARTER crashed or had to BO in the area Gent / Balegem.
He was brought to safety on 14 August 1944 by local members of the resistance group “The secret Army” by the this members : Mr. Meersman, Mr Van De Winckel Wilfried and MD De Prijck.

What I’m looking for is to know where pilot CARTER crash landed or ,did his fighter ran into technical problems?
Was he attacked by the enemy or is there a other known cause for his action.
TIA

Regards,

Redcap50

TigerTimon 21st January 2020 12:02

Re: Pilot Martin John CARTER (RAF)
 
Hello,


are you sure your man is a pilot? I have found a Sergeant Martin John Carter who was bomb aimer who evaded capture after bailing out from Lancaster LM180 which crashed at Bavegem, Sint-Lievens-Houtem in East Flanders.


More information:
http://www.aircrewremembered.com/lawrie-john.html
https://luchtvaartgeschiedenis.be/co...ter-te-bavegem


Kind regards,


Timon

REDCAP50 21st January 2020 15:36

Re: Pilot Martin John CARTER (RAF)
 
Hello Timon,
Misterie solved:
http://www.belgians-remember-them.eu/crash-ovl-bave.php

Thank you for your help
regards
redcap50


All times are GMT +2. The time now is 21:54.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ©2004 - 2018, 12oclockhigh.net