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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 192875
Last updated: 16 June 2020
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Date:16-JAN-1941
Time:
Type:Miles Magister Mk I
Owner/operator:15 Elementary Flying Training School Royal Air Force (15 EFTS RAF)
Registration: R1843
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:3 miles south of Gretna, in the Solway Firth, Scotland -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The Magister I R1843 of 15 EFTS RAF ditched in the sea 3 miles south of Gretna, in the Solway Firth, Cumberland. The pilot, D M Cook, survived.

Sources:

http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/showthread.php?2323-Unaccounted-airman-16-11941
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gretna,_Dumfries_and_Galloway
http://www.maplandia.com/united-kingdom/gretna/_/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Jan-2017 10:51 Laurent Rizzotti Added

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