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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 113080
Last updated: 6 September 2019
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Date:02-JAN-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic P51 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American P-51B Mustang
Owner/operator:362nd FSqn 357th FGp USAAF
Registration: 43-6381
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:1 mile N of RAF Raydon / USAAF Sta 157, Suffolk -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Raydon / USAAF Sta 157
Destination airport:
Narrative:
P-51B Mustang 43-6381 'G4-H' of 362nd Fighter Squadron, 357th Fighter Group, USAAF. Crashed on final approach to Raydon, Essex, one mile N of the airfield. Pilot Lt. Konstantine Vogel survived. He was killed in action on 18/3/44.

According to some reports, the P-51B was damaged in air-to-air combat over the North Sea off the coast of Suffolk, and crashed whilst attempting to land at Raydon with a wounded pilot.













Sources:

http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/db.asp
http://web.archive.org/web/20171111143733/http://www.littlefriends.co.uk:80/357thfg.php?action=list_records&sort_order=ASC&order_by=Squ&recs=All
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RAF_Raydon
http://www.friendsofleistonairfield.co.uk/honour.php
http://www.cebudanderson.com/357thkia.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Sep-2011 15:28 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Sep-2011 15:34 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Narrative]
15-Oct-2011 17:37 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
15-Oct-2011 17:43 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
15-Oct-2011 17:47 angels one five Updated [[Narrative]]
15-Oct-2011 18:22 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
16-Oct-2011 01:33 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
16-Oct-2011 18:06 angels one five Updated [Operator, Narrative]
19-Jan-2012 05:48 Nepa Updated [Operator]
23-Feb-2014 20:07 angels one five Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Narrative]
06-Jun-2015 16:59 Shout Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport]

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