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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 164441
Last updated: 12 January 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic MOSQ model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito FB Mk VI
Owner/operator:228 OCU RAF
Registration: RS647
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:10 miles east of Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Leeming, North Yorkshire
Destination airport:
Mosquito RS647 - Abandoned after electrical failure in cloud over Nottinghamshire 28.1.1948
F/O (58300) John Neil BALMFORD (pilot) RAF - killed
Sgt (1816214) Bernard Fearnall HULME (nav.) RAFVR - bailed out Ok


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Revision history:

05-Mar-2014 07:34 Nepa Added
18-Jun-2014 17:31 Nepa Updated [Total fatalities, Location, Narrative]
11-Jul-2014 04:58 Shout Updated [Narrative]
16-Sep-2014 15:16 weeks Updated [Location, Nature]
03-Nov-2014 15:09 Thomas Fuk Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Location, Narrative]
03-Nov-2014 15:10 Thomas Fuk Updated [Location]
31-Jul-2015 10:12 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Location]
16-Nov-2015 16:33 TB Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Location]
17-Nov-2015 19:44 Thomas Fuk Updated [Operator, Location]
28-Feb-2019 09:35 Nepa Updated [Location, Narrative, Operator]

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