ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70119
Last updated: 18 December 2014
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Date:15-OCT-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MOSQ model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Mosquito NF.Mk II
Owner/operator:19 MU RAF
Registration: DD784
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Pen-y-Coedcae, nr Pontypridd, Glamorganshire, Wales -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Test
Departure airport:RAF St. Athan, Glamorgan
Destination airport:
Narrative:
DD784 - Broke up in the air. 15.10.1942
Lost its tail recovering from a dive and crashed
Crew:
F/O (104.382) Jack Whitwell ALLISON (pilot) RAFVR- killed.
F/Lt (41628) Charles Michael Brooke SYMONS (pilot) RAF - killed.

Jack Allison was cremated in Pontipridd Crematorium, and Charles Symons was buried in Portsmouth (Milton) Cemetery.

Sources:
http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/_DH98%20prodn%20list.txt
Report No.: W1353


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Nov-2009 12:14 NePa Added
05-Feb-2012 14:12 Nepa Updated [Source, Narrative]
05-Feb-2012 14:13 Nepa Updated [[Source, Narrative]]
16-Jun-2013 08:19 MalR Updated [Narrative]
05-Feb-2014 18:48 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Location, Nature, Narrative]
05-Feb-2014 18:55 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
02-May-2014 12:18 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
16-Jun-2014 11:38 Nepa Updated [Nature]
04-Aug-2014 08:05 R.Depa Updated [Location, Departure airport]
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