ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22165
Last updated: 21 February 2018
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.
This accident is missing citations or reference sources. Please help add citations to guard against copyright violations and factual inaccuracies.

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
Departure airport:RAF Linton on Ouse
Destination airport:
(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)


Revision history:

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

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description