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Last updated: 4 April 2019
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Date:31-AUG-1940
Time:05:00
Type:Armstrong Whitworth Whitley Mk V
Owner/operator:58 Squadron Royal Air Force (58 Sqn RAF)
Registration: P5002
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:in sea off Hornsea, East Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Linton on Ouse
Destination airport:
Narrative:
(GE-T) The aircraft took off at 1945hrs but it ran out of fuel when returning from operations on Berlin and was abandoned over East Yorkshire coast
42194 P/O Neville Oxynham Clements RAF (South Africa) pilot ok
79511 P/O Ronald Arnold Hadley RAFVR (New Zealand) pilot ok
749523 Sgt Ian Alexander Zamek RAFVR observer ok
P/O R F Williams RAFVR wireless operator ok
567598 Sgt Matthew Hill RAF air gunner missing his parachute was blown out to sea

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Aug-2008 23:22 Anon. Added
23-Jan-2012 04:24 Nepa Updated [Time, Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]

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