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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204424
Last updated: 21 December 2019
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Date:06-APR-1962
Time:
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: 18050
C/n / msn: 188-226
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RCAF Centralia, ON -   Canada
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RCAF Centralia, ON/1 FTS
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed and burned. F/O A.W. Thompson (26) killed. F/O Patrick Bernard Gillette (25) survived. Both were instructors.

Sources:

The Leader-Post 7 April 1962, p10
The Daily News 11 February 1963, p5


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Jan-2018 20:07 TB Added
15-Jan-2018 21:01 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Jan-2018 22:17 TB Updated [Source]

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