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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70489
Last updated: 24 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 VI
Owner/operator:418 (City of Edmonton) Sqn RCAF
Registration: HJ773
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Missing - English Channel -   France
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Ford, Sussex
Destination airport:
During night intruder mission to Orleans - Chateaudun. May have been shot down by a Mosquito of 29 Sqn RAF, not confirmed. 24.8.1943
S/Ldr (39363) Geoffrey Charles MATHESON (pilot) RAF - killed
F/Sgt (655233) Laurence Wortley BUSH (obs) RAF - killed


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Revision history:

15-Dec-2009 22:37 NePa Added
19-Dec-2009 02:20 NePa Updated
26-Dec-2009 10:29 NePa Updated [Date]
30-Jan-2012 09:02 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Jun-2012 12:42 Nepa Updated [Narrative]
15-Jun-2014 19:13 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
14-May-2015 15:58 King T. Updated [Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
30-Jul-2015 18:54 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]

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