ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 83168
Last updated: 28 February 2015
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Type:Bristol Beaufighter Mk IIF
Owner/operator:406 (Lynx) Sqn RCAF
Registration: T3037
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:at Stobswood Colliery near Widderington. -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Acklington Northumberland
Destination airport:
Lost control in clouds. Spun into ground.
O/C: Loss control whilst flying by instruments
AOC: Not possible to determine whether the accident was
caused by faulty instrument flying or an instrument
failure owing to the extensive damage of the a/c
P/O (103600) Herbert Basil WOODLER (pilot) RAFVR - killed
Sgt ( 620942) Trevor WILLIAMS (obs) RAFVR - killed

cwgc: Wooler (not Woodler)

Revision history:

05-Dec-2010 11:54 Nepa Added
30-Jan-2012 07:44 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
09-May-2013 03:57 Updated [Source, Narrative]
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