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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 159618
Last updated: 5 June 2020
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Date:01-JAN-1945
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic LANC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro Lancaster Mk I
Owner/operator:9 Sqn Royal Air Force (9 Sqn RAF)
Registration: PD368
C/n / msn: WS-A
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Bardney, Lincolnshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Bardney, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:RAF Bardney
Narrative:
Engine failed on take-off, swung into trees.Tasked to bomb the Dortmund-Ems Kanel. Sgt Dawes is not thought to have seriously injured.
Crew
Fg Off J W Buckley RAAF (Safe)
Sgt K E Dawes (Inj)
Fg Off W C Shutler (Safe)
Fg Off A Nolan (Safe)
Flt Sgt I L Moore RAAF (Safe)
Sgt R G Round (Safe)
Sgt R A C Copperwaite (Safe)

Sources:

Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999
Royal Air Force Bomber Command Losses of the Second World War 1945 Page 24.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Aug-2013 19:50 JINX Added
17-May-2016 16:16 Red Dragon Updated [Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
03-Nov-2018 19:46 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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