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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204696
Last updated: 4 November 2020
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Date:20-JUN-1942
Time:23:57
Type:Handley Page Halifax Mk II
Owner/operator:10 Squadron Royal Air Force (10 Sqn RAF)
Registration: W1158
C/n / msn: ZA-T
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Maunby -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Leeming
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shortly after take off there was a hydraulic failure which prevented the crew from raising or lowering the undercarriage and flaps. The aircraft crashed at Maunby 4 miles South of the airfield. The aircraft was totally destroyed by the fire. There no serious injures reported.

Crew
Sgt P G Bell
Sgt Yewlett
Sgt Whitmore
Sgt Yandell
Sgt Taylor
Sgt Pepper
Sgt Williams

Sources:

Bomber Command Losses 1942


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Jan-2018 14:00 Red Dragon Added
02-Nov-2018 19:14 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Operator]

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