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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 161349
Last updated: 15 October 2021
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Date:21-OCT-1941
Time:
Type:Boulton Paul Defiant Mk I
Owner/operator:125 (Newfoundland) Squadron Royal Air Force (125 (Newfoundland) Sqn RAF)
Registration: T4104
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near RAF Fairwood Common, Glamorganshire, Wales. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Wittering, Cambridgeshire
Destination airport:RAF Fairwood Common, Glamorganshire
Narrative:
Defiant T4104 of 125 Sqn hit a Chance Light in turn on approach to flare path at night and crashed at Fairwood Common. 21.10.1941
Crew:
Sergeant G W Walters and Lieutenant Carruthers (Royal Artillery): injured;

Sources:

Defiant production list
ORB 125 Sqdn RAF
AIR81/9773


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Oct-2013 07:10 Nepa Added
11-Nov-2014 14:16 Ivan Lother Updated [Location, Narrative]
11-Nov-2014 14:18 Oezil Updated [Narrative]
05-Jun-2015 18:30 Earl Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Aug-2020 08:18 Oezil Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative, Operator]
20-Jul-2021 20:29 Anon. Updated [Location, Narrative, Operator]

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