ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 72851
Last updated: 24 April 2014
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Type:Silhouette image of generic MOSQ model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Mosquito NF.Mk.XVII
Owner/operator:125 (Newfoundland) Sqn RAF
Registration: HK260
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Irish Sea -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Coltishall, Norfolk
Destination airport:
Collided with HK326 over Irish Sea on AI exercise 18.3.44
Crew here perished:
P/O (170.389) Horace James RICH - killed
F/Lt (41878) Eric Augustus SNOW - killed
F/O (156.648) Frederick John REID - killed
F/O (148.008) Donald Maldwyn GRIFFITHS - killed


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Revision history:

18-Feb-2010 10:27 NePa Added
17-Jan-2012 05:32 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
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