ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22165
Last updated: 17 September 2014
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Date:24-OCT-1940
Time:22:10
Type:Armstrong Whitworth Whitley Mk V
Owner/operator:102 (Ceylon) Sqn RAF
Registration: P5073
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:4 miles NW of Base nr Myton on Swale, North Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Linton on Ouse
Destination airport:
Narrative:
(DY-D) The aircraft took off at 2202hrs, Fw Hans Hahn of III/NJG2 shot down aircraft just after take off
P/O A G Davies pilot injured
42759 P/O Thomas Russell Murfitt RAF pilot from New Zealand killed
391870 Sgt Ian Cowie Scoular RNZAF observer killed
624190 Sgt Angus Wilson RAF wireless operator injured
43162 P/O Terrance Edward Lee RAF air gunner (Died of injuries 02.11.40)

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Aug-2008 23:22 92.5.23.31 Added
20-Dec-2012 13:50 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
31-May-2013 16:17 Nepa Updated [Operator]
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