Date: 1941 Jun 18/19 A/C Type: Wellington IC SN: R1696 Code: SM-P A/C Nickname:
 File: 466 Airforce: RAF Sqn/Unit:  305 Sqn (Polish) Mission/Raid: Bremen
1 Pilot Sgt. Stanislaw Lewek                  POW 9    
2 CP/Obs Sgt. Edward Olenyn                    POW 10    
3 Fl Eng/AG P/O Kazimierz Jaklewicz            POW 11    
4 WO/AG Sgt. Debkowski                            POW 12    
5 WO/AG F/O Kazimierz Zebebecki       Bergen-aan-Zee 13    
6 Rear gunner Sgt. Hendryk Rogowski          Lutjebroek - Breda 14    
7     15    
8     16                    

Came down (cause Nightfighter) at Hoogkarspel, Enkhuizen-west. 2 KIA, 4 POW.


F/O Zebebecki was buried (row 1) by the Germans in the cemetery near their airbase at Bergen aan Zee. He still rests there today (Row 1 E).

Weeks later, during the salvage of the wreck, a burned body was found. This was Sgt. Henryk Rogowski, he was buried on the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Lutjebroek.
In 1967 he was exhumed and reburied on the Polish War Cemetery Ettensebaan in Breda.

See for photos our cemetery files on Bergen aan Zee:

File Churchyard Lutjebroek:

File Polish War Cemetery Ettensebaan Breda:


- Local history books West-Friesland

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