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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204559
Last updated: 8 January 2020
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Date:16-JUN-1948
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic VAMP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.100 Vampire F.Mk 3
Owner/operator:Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF)
Registration: 17009
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:0,5 mile east of Bowmanville, ON -   Canada
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RCAF Trenton, ON
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed into Lake Ontario. Pilot Sqn Ldr S.Y. Broadbent (38). Body found on the shore on Lake Ontario 11 October 1948.

Sources:

Saskatoon Star-Phoenix 17 June 1948, p17
The Winnipeg Evening Tribune 12 October 1948, p17


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Jan-2018 19:23 TB Added
02-Feb-2018 19:23 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
08-Jan-2020 21:07 stehlik49 Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Operator]

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