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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203017
Last updated: 31 January 2021
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Date:30-APR-1942
Time:
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk III
Owner/operator:115 Squadron Royal Air Force (115 Sqn RAF)
Registration: X3593
C/n / msn: KO-C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Park of Masions-Laffitte -   France
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Marham
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Mid-air collision with 57 Squadron Wellington X3640. Aircraft crashed at Park of Masions-Laffitte 14km North of Versailles.

Crew
Pilot:1190817 Sgt Walter Frank Reynolds - Bievres Communal Cemetery Coll. grave 1-11.
2nd Pilot:1204858 Sgt Davis Tawelfryn Male - Bievres Communal Cemetery Coll. grave 1-11.
Observer:R/59361 WOI Dennis Brien McGrath RCAF - Bievres Communal Cemetery Coll. grave 1-11.
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner:1150279 Sgt Bernard Wilkes - Bievres Communal Cemetery Coll. grave 1-11
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner:1258385 Sgt John Howard Harries - Bievres Communal Cemetery Coll. grave 1-11.
Air Gunner:1062370 Sgt Eric Hampton Jones - Bievres Communal Cemetery Coll. grave 1-11.

Sources:

French Crashes 39-45
CWGC


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Dec-2017 17:38 Red Dragon Added
28-Oct-2018 16:52 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Operator]

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