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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 210683
Last updated: 18 October 2019
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Date:28-MAR-1922
Time:day
Type:de Havilland DH.9
Owner/operator:39 Squadron Royal Air Force (39 Sqn RAF)
Registration: E967
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Spittlegate, Grantham, Lincolnshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Spittlegate, Grantham, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
De Havilland DH.9A E967, 39 Squasdron, RAF Spittlegate: Written off (destroyed) 28/3/22 when stalled shortly after take-off, dived into the ground and caught fire on impact at RAF Spittlegate, Grantham, Lincolnshire. Both crew killed:

Flying Officer Charles Willie Bragg (aged 26) killed
L.A/C Walter Wren (aged 22) killed

Sources:

1. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Acc1925.htm
2. http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/showthread.php?17098-RAF-fatalities-1922


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-May-2018 15:36 Dr. John Smith Added
09-Oct-2018 04:43 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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