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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 20090
Last updated: 24 October 2017
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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 IV
Owner/operator:105 Sqn RAF
Registration: DZ474
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:nr RAF stn Debden, Essex, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:RAF Marham, Norfolk
Destination airport:RAF Debden, Essex
With no radio and one engine feathered attempted to land at Debden. As it was about to touch down, the pilot gunned his left engine and swerved off the runway, crashing into the 334th's dispersal hut after going through two P-47s. The two crew members were OK. The four 500 pound bombs that were aboard were not found until the next day in the totally disintegrated Mosquito. P-47 41-6002 was repairable but 41-6247 went to the salvage heap. 19.2.1943.
F/Lt (88451) Antony FRENKEL (pilot) RAFVR - injury
Sgt (1064071) George Pearson LISTER (obs) RAFVR - injury


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Revision history:

27-May-2008 11:22 Nepa Added
15-Feb-2010 05:04 NePa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Narrative]
18-Jul-2011 02:44 Nepa Updated [Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Feb-2012 14:54 Nepa Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
08-Oct-2013 20:17 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Narrative]
11-Oct-2013 14:42 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport]
24-Jun-2014 18:47 Next Updated [Location, Narrative]
15-Sep-2014 15:33 Newton Updated [Location, Narrative]
22-Jul-2015 14:51 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type]

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