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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 20474
Last updated: 21 April 2018
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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:540 Squadron Royal Air Force (540 Sqn RAF)
Registration: DZ438
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bay of Biscay -   Spain
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Benson, Oxfordshire
Destination airport:
Missing from mission La Corunna. 13.6.1943
Sgt (1336470) Arthur George WRIGHT (pilot) RAFVR - killed
Sgt (1322909) Geoffrey George LANE (nav.) RAFVR - killed


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Revision history:

02-Jun-2008 23:13 Nepa Added
14-Dec-2009 21:02 NePa Updated
09-Jul-2014 15:41 Rata Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Jul-2015 19:11 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]

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