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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 156124
Last updated: 14 December 2019
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Date:01-OCT-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic P51 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American Mustang Mk I
Owner/operator:225 Squadron Royal Air Force (225 Sqn RAF)
Registration: AG414
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Penston Farm, nr RAF Macmerry, East Lothian -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Macmerry, East Lothian
Destination airport:RAF Macmerry
Narrative:
Struck HT lines while carrying out a practice attack on the airfield and crashed nearby.

Sgt Robert Alfred Burman RAFVR, killed in a flying accident.
R.I.P.

Robert Burman is buried in Gladsmuir Parish Cemetery.

Sources:

RAF Casualties-1942.
Google Maps.


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-May-2013 06:39 angels one five Added
01-Aug-2013 19:50 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
07-Sep-2013 10:41 angels one five Updated [Operator, Narrative]
12-Nov-2018 21:42 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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