ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 72851
Last updated: 18 April 2014
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.
Date:18-OCT-1944
Time:
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
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Coltishall, Norfolk
Destination airport:
Narrative:
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

Sources:
ttp://www.dehavilland.ukf.net/_DH98%20prodn%20list.txt


Related books

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Feb-2010 10:27 NePa Added
17-Jan-2012 05:32 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
Number of views: 593

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description