ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70519
Last updated: 20 October 2014
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Date:13-JAN-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MOSQ model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Mosquito PR.Mk I
Owner/operator:69 Sqn RAF
Registration: W4062
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:nr RAF stn Luqa -   Malta
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Luqa
Destination airport:
Narrative:
W4062 - Damaged by AAA Pantellaria, engine cut stalled on approach and wing hit ground . 12.1.1942
Crew:
W/Cdr (33239) John Noel DOWLAND GC (pilot) RAF - killed
P/O (46124) Robert Victor GRIDLEY (obs) RAF - killed

Sources:
http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/_DH98%20prodn%20list.txt


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2009 23:18 NePa Added
03-Jan-2010 10:10 NePa Updated [Total occupants, Total fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
23-Sep-2010 13:11 SteveB Updated [Narrative]
20-Mar-2011 14:20 Nepa Updated [Source, Narrative]
10-Jan-2013 10:38 Nepa Updated [Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
08-Oct-2013 20:12 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Narrative]
09-Oct-2013 09:25 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
14-Jun-2014 17:49 Nepa Updated [Narrative]
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