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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 150876
Last updated: 10 September 2019
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Date:04-OCT-1942
Time:c. 1115
Type:Silhouette image of generic P51 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American Mustang Mk I
Owner/operator:63 Squadron Royal Air Force (63 Sqn RAF)
Registration: AM168
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Preston Moor, nr Leyburn -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The Mustang spun in, possibly after a collision with another Mustang.
The aircraft was destroyed and the pilot lost his life.

Sqdn-Ldr Robert Gray RAF, killed in a flying accident.
R.I.P.

Sources:

http://www.yorkshire-aircraft.co.uk/aircraft/planes/dales/am168.html
RAF Casualties-1942.


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Nov-2012 21:23 angels one five Added
01-Aug-2013 19:53 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
15-Sep-2013 07:49 angels one five Updated [Time, Operator]
10-Mar-2018 08:02 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
12-Nov-2018 21:43 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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