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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 193561
Last updated: 17 August 2020
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Date:03-NOV-1941
Time:
Type:Boulton Paul Defiant Mk I
Owner/operator:96 Squadron Royal Air Force (96 Sqn RAF)
Registration: T4008
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Moelfryn, Rhayader, near Llangurig, Wales, -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Wrexham, Denbighshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Defiant T4008 Aircraft became lost on a patrol & was abandoned low on fuel.3.11.1941
Crew:
S/Ldr R.J.B BURNS (C.O. pilot) Ok
F/O W R SMITH (AG) : injured;

Sources:

Down in Wales - Terrance Hill
AIR81/10052


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Feb-2017 14:24 ORD Added
03-Sep-2017 15:53 Nepa Updated [Operator, Narrative]
17-Aug-2020 21:55 soucek56 Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative, Operator]

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