ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 139962
Last updated: 21 October 2014
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Date:30-JUN-1944
Time:
Type:Bristol Beaufighter Mk VI
Owner/operator:5 (C) OTU RAF
Registration: JL835
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Firth of Clyde, sea nr RAF Turnberry, Scotland -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Training
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Turnberry
Narrative:
(37744) S/Ldr John Allen BATESON (Flng/Instr) RAF - possibly killed whilst flying in Beaufighter of No 5 (C) OTU, which crashed into the sea on the approach to Turnberry following a loss of power.

Sources:
http://www.cnapg.net/bristolbeaufighter.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Nov-2011 03:06 Nepa Added
20-Jul-2014 13:26 HB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
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