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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 199356
Last updated: 26 July 2019
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Date:01-JAN-1944
Time:
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:627 Squadron Royal Air Force (627 Sqn RAF)
Registration: DZ479
C/n / msn: AZ-F
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:RAF stn Oakington, Cambridgeshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Oakington, Cambridgeshire
Destination airport:RAF Oakington
Narrative:
01-Jan-1944
627 Squadron (6 Mosquitoes), T/o at 01:00hrs for mission to Hamburg.
Five Mosquitoes carried out a diversionary raid on Hamburg.
Technical problem (pneomatic system) caused the early return of Mosquito DZ479/F from this squadron.
Crew:
F/Lt (61274) Ronald Latham BARTLEY DFC (pilot) RAFVR - Ok
F/Lt (J/9158) James David MITCHELL DFC (nav.) RCAF - Ok

Sources:

http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/_DH98%20prodn%20list.txtt
ORB Oakington stn RAF
ORB 627 Sqn RAF


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Sep-2017 12:31 Nepa Added
08-Sep-2017 18:57 Nepa Updated [Registration, Narrative]
16-Mar-2019 12:38 Nepa Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative, Operator]

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