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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 206433
Last updated: 8 December 2019
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Date:16-JUN-1947
Time:c. 10:30 LT
Type:Gloster Meteor F Mk III
Owner/operator:266 (Rhodesian) Squadron Royal Air Force (266 (Rhodesian) Sqn RAF)
Registration: EE411
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sülfeld, 7 miles W of Bad Oldesloe -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Gloster Meteor EE411: Written off (destroyed) 16 June 1947 when spun into the ground from a three ship formation, and came down at Sülfeld, 7 miles W of Bad Oldesloe, Germany.
Crew :
F/Lt (181.251) James Mason (pilot) RAFVR - Killed

Sources:

1. Halley, James (1999). Broken Wings – Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents. Tunbridge Wells: Air-Britain (Historians) Ltd. p.64. ISBN 0-85130-290-4.
2. Royal Air Force Aircrft EA100-EZ999 (James J Halley, Air Britain, 1988 p 20)
3. Hamburger Abendblatt 28 July 2006
4. https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/2200628/mason,-james/


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Feb-2018 19:45 TB Added
21-Feb-2018 19:49 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source, Narrative]
26-Nov-2019 23:01 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
27-Nov-2019 11:29 Nepa Updated [Operator, Narrative, Operator]

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