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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22147
Last updated: 3 April 2019
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Date:08-JUN-1940
Time:21:20
Type:Armstrong Whitworth Whitley Mk V
Owner/operator:10 Sqn RAF
Registration: P4962
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:RAF Topcliffe, North Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Topcliffe, North Yorkshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
(ZA-P) The aircraft's undercarriage collapsed while taking off for a raid on Essen
Crew:
37462 S/Ldr Richard Bickford RAF, DFC pilot ok
566734 Sgt Harold Herbert George Howard RAF pilot ok
Sgt R N Lown observer ok
550132 Sgt Joseph William Stephenson RAF wireless operator ok
540186 LAC Harold Victor Seed RAF air gunner ok

Sources:

ORB 10 Sqdn RAF


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Aug-2008 09:55 Anon. Added
03-Jun-2015 06:58 Route Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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