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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 208452
Last updated: 12 October 2020
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Date:05-JUL-1939
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH82 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
De Havilland DH.82 Tiger Moth
Owner/operator:11 Elementary & Reserve Flying Training School Royal Air Force (11 E&RFTS RAF)
Registration: L6931
C/n / msn: 3585
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Dalguise, Perthshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Perth/Scone Airfield, Perth, Perthshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
DH.82A Tiger Moth L6931, 11 E&RFTS, RAF Perth: Written off (destroyed) 5/7/39 when flew into a hillside in a thunderstorm, near Dalguise, Perthshire. Pilot - John Allan Gardiner (RAFVR, from Cheale Hulme, Cheshire, aged 19) - killed

Sources:

1. Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999 (James J. Halley, Air Britain, 1983)
2. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Acc1939.htm
3. http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/showthread.php?15091-Tiger-Moth-L6931
4. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/p035.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Mar-2018 22:19 Dr. John Smith Added
02-Apr-2018 00:14 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator]
20-Nov-2018 15:13 Nepa Updated [Operator, Nature, Operator]

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