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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70954
Last updated: 5 August 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 FB Mk VI
Owner/operator:464 Sqn RAAF
Registration: NT231
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Heverlee, 3km south of Leuven. Locality Leuven,Vlaams-Brabant. -   Belgium
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Thorney Island, Hampshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Mosquito NT231 Missing from night intruder 1.1.1945
T/o from RAF Thorney Island at 01:40 hrs on the 1st January 1945, being one of 18 aircraft from the squadron detailed to bomb enemy concentrations in the battle area and attack motor transport, tanks, villages and woods. NT231 failed to return from the mission. The same aircraft had been involved in an incident on 26 September 1944.
Crew:
P/O (J/93970) Irvine Clifford BRADLEY (pilot) RCAF - killed
F/Sgt (1602613) Edward Owen BULE (nav.) RAFVR - killed

Sources:

https://www.awm.gov.au//catalogue/research_centre/pdf/rc09125z014_1.pdf
http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/_DH98%20prodn%20list.txtt
http://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/184736


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Jan-2010 21:25 NePa Added
28-Sep-2011 11:18 Nepa Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
15-Apr-2014 11:04 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
31-Aug-2015 12:53 Angel dick one five Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Narrative]
06-May-2019 14:37 Nepa Updated [Location, Narrative, Operator]
21-Mar-2020 16:53 Anon. Updated [Source, Narrative]

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