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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203820
Last updated: 29 March 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk
Owner/operator:Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF)
Registration: 18030
C/n / msn: 168-206
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:south of Goderich, ON -   Canada
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:RCAF Centralia, ON/1 FTS
Destination airport:
Crash-landed. Pilot Flt Cadet John O. Wing (18) slightly injured. Airplane extensively damaged.
Became lost and ran out of fuel


The Leader-Post 29 January 1957, p5
Saskatoon Star-Phoenix 29 January 1957, p1
from Chipmunk - the poor man's Spitfire ISBN 978-0-9812544-0-1

Revision history:

04-Jan-2018 18:12 TB Added
14-Jan-2018 16:30 TB Updated [Registration]
15-Jan-2018 13:48 TB Updated [Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
16-Jan-2018 09:16 TB Updated [Registration, Cn]
29-Mar-2020 16:37 rod Brown Updated [Registration, Cn, Location, Source, Narrative]

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