Accident de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito FB Mk VI MM409, 01 May 1944
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 144164
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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:305 (Ziemi Wielkopolskiej) Squadron Royal Air Force (305 (Ziemi Wielkopolskiej) Sqn RAF)
Registration: MM409
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Zaventem, Flemish Brabant. -   Belgium
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Lasham, Hampshire
Destination airport:
Mosquito MM409/T: Took off at 21:30 hrs for Night Intruder mission over airfields in France & Belgium. 01/05/1944
Missing. He crashed at 22:30 hrs near Zaventem, Belgium.
F/O (124.689) Raymond Leonard ARCHER (pilot) RAFVR - Killed
F/Lt (78083) Arthur Murray McEWAN (nav.) RAFVR - Killed


2.ORB 305 Sqdn RAF

Revision history:

02-Mar-2012 08:04 Nepa Added
05-Jun-2014 17:43 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
30-Dec-2014 13:00 R.Giggs Updated [Location, Departure airport]
11-Aug-2015 05:05 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Narrative]
20-Mar-2019 20:08 Nepa Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative, Operator]
24-Dec-2021 10:03 Nepa Updated [Source, Narrative, Operator]
12-Mar-2022 19:15 Nepa Updated [Date, Time, Narrative, Operator]
23-Oct-2022 22:04 Nepa Updated [Source, Narrative, Operator]
07-Nov-2022 20:15 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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