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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 1602
Last updated: 7 March 2020
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Date:07-NOV-1942
Time:c. 13:50
Type:Boulton Paul Defiant I
Owner/operator:276 Squadron Royal Air Force (276 Sqn RAF)
Registration: N3516
C/n / msn: 445
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sea off Dodman Point, Cornwall -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Harrowbeer, Devon
Destination airport:RAF Harrowbeer
Narrative:
Missing in the Atlantic while on an ASR search.
Crew:
F/Sgt (1177310) Thomas Arnold VAUX (pilot) RAFVR - killed
Sgt (1325001) Cyril George CAVE (AG) RAFVR - killed
are commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial.



Sources:

Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999
http://web.archive.org/web/20130228022814/http://www.rafdavidstowmoor.org:80/pages/crash_log/crashlog42.html
RAF Casualties-1942


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Feb-2008 00:10 JINX Added
22-May-2013 23:56 angels one five Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
01-Aug-2013 19:54 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
24-Aug-2013 18:15 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source, Narrative]
22-Apr-2015 20:26 King T. Updated [Operator, Narrative]
22-Apr-2015 20:32 Lotos Updated [Departure airport]

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