the props when landing on the soft "airstrip Bansö" in Adventdalen
14.06. The A/C was parked at the frozen airstrip when it was attacked, and damaged
by a Catalina (VA729 "P" F/Lt.Dennis Healy) of 210 Sqdn RAF. Pilot:
Lt. Heinz Wagner and Reg.Rat Dr.Hans Pabst (meteorolog)
and Fw.Dimsack were all unhurt. The crew returned to Banak
by He 111 H-4 code 1B+HH of Wekusta 5 on 30.06.1942. 1B+GH was then captured
intact by British and Norwegian forces on 17.07.1942
F/Lt.Healy was killed
on 25.September 1942 when his Catalina was attacked by a Ju.88 D-1(Oblt.Josef
Hesse. 4N+FH WNr.0430 287), north-east of Vardø. WingCommander H. B.
Johnson managed to land the catalina at Kildin island. The attacking Ju also
received several hits and crashed in Porsangerfjord.