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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 1489
Last updated: 19 November 2019
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Date:18-MAR-1942
Time:
Type:Boulton Paul Defiant Mk I
Owner/operator:60 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (60 OTU RAF)
Registration: N1629
C/n / msn: 154
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Athelstaneford, East Lothian, Scotland. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF East Fortune, East Lothian
Destination airport:
Narrative:
N1629 - Dived into ground.
Crew:
Sgt (R/91798) George Allan Paul SANDERS (pilot) RCAF - killed in a flying accident.
R.I.P.
George Sanders is buried at Haddington (St Martins) New Burial Ground.

Sources:

RAF Casualties-1942.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Feb-2008 20:56 JINX Added
04-Feb-2008 00:28 JINX Updated
02-Feb-2012 08:36 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport]
13-Nov-2012 12:06 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Nature, Source, Narrative]
11-Nov-2014 20:40 Tu144 Updated [Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
03-Dec-2014 18:16 angels one five Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Narrative]
20-Apr-2015 05:11 Tu144 Updated [Operator, Narrative]

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