Accident de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito B Mk XX KB285, 08 Jul 1944
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Date:08-JUL-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MOSQ model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito B Mk XX
Owner/operator:8 OTU RCAF
Registration: KB285
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sea, the western end of the Bay of Fundy, New Brunswick. -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RCAF Greenwood, NS
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Mosquito KB285: Took off for night training flight. 08/07/1944
This Mosquito caught fire and exploded over sea the western end of the Bay of Fundy.
Crew:
F/Lt (J/6215) Alfred Herbert RUTLEDGE (pilot) RCAF – killed
Sgt (1396480) Anthony Cordery CONNOR (nav.) RAFVR – killed

Sources:

1.http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/_DH98%20prodn%20list.txtt
2.http://www.deepvision.ca/sites/default/files/downloads/lost_bay_of_fundy.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Jan-2014 08:40 Nepa Added
08-Jul-2014 14:43 MiG23 Updated [Narrative]
17-Aug-2015 20:49 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
08-Nov-2015 11:18 Tu104 Updated [Narrative]
02-Nov-2019 10:13 Nepa Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Narrative, Operator]
03-Oct-2021 23:07 Nepa Updated [Source, Narrative, Operator]
29-Nov-2021 12:00 Nepa Updated [Narrative, Operator]
05-Dec-2021 22:25 Nepa Updated [Narrative, Operator]

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