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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 1512
Last updated: 30 October 2019
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Date:08-FEB-1942
Time:
Type:Boulton Paul Defiant Mk I
Owner/operator:60 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (60 OTU RAF)
Registration: N1705
C/n / msn: 213
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Kingston Farm, North Berwick, East Lothian, Scotland. -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF East Fortune, East Lothian
Destination airport:RAF East Fortune
Narrative:
Wing damaged in collision with the ground at North Berwick Law whilst flying in cloud. Crashed near Kingston Farm when control was lost on attempting to get back to RAF East Fortune.
Crew:
Sgt (1259147) Thomas LAWRENCE (pilot) RAFVR - killed.
Sgt (NZ403607) Andrew LAWRIE (AG) RNZAF - killed.

Sources:

Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999
‘The Defiant File’ published by Air Britain Publications, ISBN 0-85130-226-2.
http://eastlothianatwar.co.uk/galleries/eastfortunegallery.html
CWGC


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Feb-2008 02:28 JINX Added
04-Feb-2008 00:29 JINX Updated
15-Jan-2011 16:26 ThW Updated [Source, Narrative]
02-Feb-2012 08:35 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Narrative]
06-Jul-2013 03:19 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
06-Jul-2013 03:34 angels one five Updated [Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
06-Jul-2013 03:48 angels one five Updated [Narrative]
14-Aug-2013 20:36 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source]
15-Aug-2013 17:11 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type]
13-Sep-2013 06:37 angels one five Updated [Operator]
10-Oct-2013 17:39 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
01-Nov-2013 20:20 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Narrative]
05-Dec-2013 21:27 angels one five Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]
11-Aug-2014 17:17 Heil Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
03-Dec-2014 18:37 angels one five Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]
22-Apr-2015 16:00 Heil Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]

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