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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 156708
Last updated: 7 June 2020
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Date:17-JUN-1942
Time:15:05
Type:Miles Magister
Owner/operator:234 (Madras Presidency) Squadron Royal Air Force (234 (Madras Presidency) Sqn RAF)
Registration: N3823
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bridge, near Illogan, Cornwall -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Portreath, Cornwall
Destination airport:RAF Portreath
Narrative:
N3823 dived into the ground and was completely wrecked.
Both occupants died in the crash.

Sgt Derek Arthur Leslie Thomas (21) RAFVR and P/O Walter Peter Woodward Stokes (19) RAFVR, killed in a flying accident.
R.I.P.

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20130228022814/http://www.rafdavidstowmoor.org:80/pages/crash_log/crashlog42.html
RAF Casualties-1942


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Jun-2013 17:14 angels one five Added
01-Aug-2013 19:46 Nepa Updated [Time, Operator, Narrative]
08-Aug-2013 21:28 JINX Updated [Operator, Location]
01-Apr-2014 20:58 angels one five Updated [Operator]
31-Oct-2014 17:03 DB Updated [Operator, Departure airport]

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