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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203342
Last updated: 28 April 2019
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Date:20-JAN-1954
Time:
Type:airplane
Owner/operator:Royal Air Force (RAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Aberdare forest region -   Kenya
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Liaison plane used by the RAF to bomb Mau Mau hideouts crashed in dense jungle. Pilot killed. Passenger was brought to safety by British troop patrols.

Sources:

The Montreal Gazette 21 January 1954, p2


Revision history:

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