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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 218719
Last updated: 27 April 2019
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Date:23-JAN-1916
Time:day
Type:Maurice Farman MF.11 Shorthorn
Owner/operator:RNAS Eastchurch
Registration: 8469
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near RNAS Eastchurch, Isle of Sheppey, Kent -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RNAS Eastchurch, Isle of Sheppey, Kent
Destination airport:RNAS Eastchurch, Isle of Sheppey, Kent
Narrative:
23.1.16: Maurice Farman MF.11 Shorthorn No. 8469, RNAS Eastchurch. Written off when crashed, near RNAS Eastchurch, Isle of Sheppey, Kent. Pilot - Flt Sub-Lt Clinton Granville Brooks Ward (aged 20) - was killed

Sources:

1. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Acc1916.htm
2. https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/399935/ward,-clinton-granville-brooks/
3. http://www.naval-history.net/xDKCas1916-01Jan.htm
4. Flight magazine (February 3 196 page 93): https://www.flightglobal.com/pdfarchive/view/1916/1916%20-%200093.html?search=Clinton%20Granville%20Brooks%20Ward

Farman Shorthorn MF11 A Maurice Farman MF 11 Shorthorn

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Nov-2018 21:20 Dr.John Smith Added
30-Nov-2018 19:45 Dr.John Smith Updated [Source]
30-Nov-2018 19:45 Dr.John Smith Updated [Source]

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