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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 211477
Last updated: 8 May 2019
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Date:27-FEB-1925
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic A504 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro 504K
Owner/operator:99 Squadron Royal Air Force (99 Sqn RAF)
Registration: H3083
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Bircham Newton, near Kings Lynn, Norfolk -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Bircham Newton, Kings Lynn, Norfolk
Destination airport:RAF Bircham Newton, Kings Lynn, Norfolk
Narrative:
Avro 504K H3083, 99 Squadron, RAF Bircham Newton: Written off (destroyed) 27/2/25 when spun into the ground on approach, RAF Bircham Newton, near Kings Lynn, Norfolk. One of the crew of two was killed:

Pilot Officer Cecil Stanley Marshall Woode (pilot, aged 20) was killed
AC.1 Ernest Forrester (passenger, Service Number 253189) seriously injured

Sources:

1. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Acc1929.htm
2. http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/showthread.php?17305-RAF-fatalities-1925
3. 99 Squadron RAF ORB (Air Ministry Formn 540) 1924-1939: http://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/r/D8384950


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-May-2018 20:44 Dr. John Smith Added
01-Nov-2018 09:21 Nepa Updated

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