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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 214422
Last updated: 19 April 2021
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Date:23-AUG-1943
Time:23:48
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk X
Owner/operator:172 Squadron Royal Air Force (172 Sqn RAF)
Registration: MP624
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Clovelly -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Chivenor
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The plane crashed 20 minutes after takeoff. All six occupants died in the crash.

Sources:

https://www.northdevongazette.co.uk/news/higher-clovelly-plane-crash-1-5650322


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Aug-2018 10:20 gerard57 Added
14-Aug-2018 10:24 harro Updated [Operator]

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