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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 144235
Last updated: 8 October 2015
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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 B.Mk XVI
Owner/operator:109 Sqn RAF
Registration: MM153
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Missing -   France
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Little Staughton, Bedfordshire
Destination airport:
MM153 - Missing (op.Heilbronn) Shot down by flak over enemy territory, both members of the crew baled out. 5.10.1944. Came down in Allied held territory and both returned to base 15.10.1944.
F/Lt (102.955) David Matthew RUSSELL (pilot) RAFVR - injured
F/O (129.541) John Stanley BARKER (nav.) RAFVR - injured


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Revision history:

06-Mar-2012 02:24 Nepa Added
17-Aug-2014 19:07 weeks Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
26-Aug-2014 20:04 Digger Updated [Narrative]
28-Aug-2014 13:49 Oezil Updated [Location]
29-Aug-2015 14:11 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
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