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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 157708
Last updated: 15 February 2020
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Date:25-SEP-1942
Time:night
Type:Fairey Fulmar Mk II
Owner/operator:Fleet Air Arm Royal Navy (FAA RN)
Registration: DR636
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:45 miles south of Tananarive -   Madagascar
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed in an attempted forced landing on a hilltop after dark.
Sub-Lt (A) Leonard Massie Cheer RNVR killed.

Sources:

Royal Navy Casualties, killed and died-1942
RAF Commands Forum


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Jul-2013 09:09 angels one five Added
26-Jul-2013 15:16 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]
26-Jul-2013 23:38 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Narrative]
01-Aug-2013 19:42 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location]
01-Oct-2013 18:10 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
17-Dec-2013 22:29 angels one five Updated [Operator, Location, Source]
26-Mar-2014 19:10 Nepa Updated [Operator]
10-Apr-2014 23:17 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
27-Apr-2015 11:44 angels one five Updated [Nature]
14-Jul-2016 16:41 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature, Narrative]
15-Feb-2020 10:35 Iwosh Updated [Operator, Location, Operator]

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