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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 159707
Last updated: 21 July 2020
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Date:01-JAN-1945
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MOSQ model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito B Mk XVI
Owner/operator:128 Squadron Royal Air Force (128 Sqn RAF)
Registration: PF411
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF stn Wyton, Huntingdonshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Wyton, Huntingdonshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Mosquito PF411 T/o at 06:41 hrs for mission railway tunnels.
Engine failed after take-off, lost height & crashed. 1.1.1945
Crew:
F/Lt (133.927) Leo Charles Raymound WELLSTEAD DFC & DFM (pilot) RAFVR - killed
F/Lt (132.984) George Patrick MULLAN DFC (nav.) RAFVR - killed

Sources:

http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/_DH98%20prodn%20list.txtt
http://www.156squadron.com/display_newpff_roll.asp?ID=128


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Aug-2013 03:44 JINX Added
30-Sep-2013 09:28 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Narrative]
12-Mar-2014 13:12 Nepa Updated [Total fatalities, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Jul-2014 12:16 Kraus Updated [Location, Narrative]
31-Aug-2015 12:57 Angel dick one five Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Narrative]
08-Sep-2018 13:25 Nepa Updated [Narrative, Operator]

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