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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 158000
Last updated: 16 January 2020
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Date:28-JUL-1942
Time:16:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic P51 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American Mustang Mk I
Owner/operator:2 (AC) Squadron Royal Air Force (2 (AC) Sqn RAF)
Registration: AG478
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Castle-an-Dinas, near Penzance, Cornwall -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:RAF Sawbridgeworth
Destination airport:RAF Sawbridgeworth
Narrative:
Aircraft was reported to have dived into the ground at Castle-an-Dinas, Madron, 2 miles north of Chyandour Police Station.

Pilot:119557 Plt Off Brian Ernest Hawes RAF.
Buried Chigwell (St Mary the Less) Churchyard New portion. Grave 4.

Sources:

RAF Casualties-1942
http://web.archive.org/web/20160304210438/http://rafdavidstowmoor.org/crash-log/view-1942-crash-log
www.iconicaircraft.co.uk Board index Aviation Talk Military Aircraft
CWGC


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Aug-2013 05:01 angels one five Added
05-Aug-2013 05:03 angels one five Updated [Date, Narrative]
21-Aug-2017 15:44 Anon. Updated [Operator]
21-Feb-2018 22:28 Red Dragon Updated [Time, Operator, Source, Narrative]
10-Mar-2018 08:02 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
10-Mar-2018 10:44 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
19-Mar-2018 06:52 paddy Updated [Destination airport]
09-Oct-2018 16:39 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
09-Oct-2018 16:41 Anon. Updated [Operator, Operator]

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