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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 165255
Last updated: 6 January 2021
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Type:Vickers Wellington Mk X
Owner/operator:11 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (11 OTU RAF)
Registration: LN482
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Rothersthorpe, Northampton, England -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Oakley, Buckinghamshire
Destination airport:
Wellington LN482 Crashed during a training exercise after a mechanical failure.
All occupants died in the crash. 5.4.1944
Sgt Joseph Ronald DOWLING (542574) Air Gunner
Sgt John Archibald FREEMAN (1396618) Air Bomber
F/Sgt Norman Horace HEWETT (425571) Pilot
F/Sgt Colin James MOWAT (427090) Navigator
P/O Donald McTEER (157510) Wireless Op
Sgt Ernest Victor WALLER (1151544) Air Gunner


Revision history:

07-Apr-2014 16:33 gerard57 Added
06-Jan-2021 21:32 Giggs Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Narrative, Operator]

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