ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 144227
Last updated: 25 July 2014
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Type:Silhouette image of generic MOSQ model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Mosquito B.Mk IX
Owner/operator:1409 Flt RAF
Registration: LR509
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:400 yards of Bluntisham, 4m NE of St.Ives, Hunts. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:RAF Wyton, Huntingdonshire
Destination airport:
LR509 - Caught fire in air and dived into ground Bluntisham Hunts. 27.3.44
F/Sgt (1452334) George William ROBERTS (pilot) RAFVR - killed
F/Sgt (1339838) David Shirley SABINE (obs) RAFVR - killed


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Revision history:

05-Mar-2012 06:57 Nepa Added
08-Jun-2014 08:33 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
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