ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70522
Last updated: 18 April 2014
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Date:17-OCT-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:1 PRU RAF
Registration: W4058
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:nr Oslo -   Norway
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Leuchars
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Missing from PR mission to Oslo. W4058 on a mission to Norway. The aircraft failed to return and both crew were killed. They are buried together in Oslo Western Civil Cemetery.
Crew:
F/l Lt (44660) Donald HIGSON (pilot) RAF - killed
P/O (132.171) John Douglas HAYES (obs) RAFVR - killed

Sources:
http://www.warmemorial.org.uk/ww2.


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2009 23:18 NePa Added
02-Apr-2011 14:59 Nepa Updated [Total occupants, Total fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative, Plane category, ]
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