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Mieczyslaw Józef Ryszkiewicz Mieczyslaw Józef Ryszkiewicz

Graveyard / Begraafplaats: Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery
Location / Locatie: Graf 2. plot FF

Militairy Service / Krijgsdienst: Polish Air Force
Rang: Lieutenant
Regiment: 305 SQN (Polish) RAF
Number / Nummer: P 0114


Age / Leeftijd: 33
Birthplace / Geboorteplaats: Olszanica pow. Lesko
Date of death / Overlijdensdatum: 03/05/1941
Place of death / Overlijdensplaats: Boshoven, Weert

On May 3, 1941, a Vickers Wellington of 305 (Polish) Squadron shot down by German night fighters around 4:30 pm. The bomber was returning from a successful mission in Emden when he top Weert was attacked by Lt. Reinhold Knacke of 2./NJG 1. Four crew members knew the unit to leave time and reached unharmed the ground, where they caught a short time later were taken by German soldiers.


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