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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 2053
Last updated: 25 June 2018
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Type:Silhouette image of generic ANSN model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro Anson Mk 1
Owner/operator:3 (O) Advanced Flying Unit, Royal Air Force (3 (O) AFU, RAF)
Registration: K8731
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Leaton Hill, Bobbington, Staffordshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Halfpenny Green
31 August 1943, Avro Anson, K8731 of 3 Observers Advanced Flying Unit, crashed on overshooting Halfpenny Green Aerodrome. DBR after hitting trees during overshoot. Casualties unknown.


Revision history:

15-Feb-2008 15:21 JINX Added
04-Apr-2012 23:23 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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