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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220345
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:02-OCT-1916
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A504 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro 504A
Owner/operator:58 Sqn RFC
Registration: 7970
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Cramlington, Northumberland -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RFC Cramlington, Northumberland
Destination airport:
Narrative:
2.10.16: Avro 504A No 7970, 58 Squadron, RFC Cramlington. Written off (destroyed) when Lost speed in turn and nose dived into the ground, near Cramlington, Northumberland. Pilot - Lt Cyril Donald Thomas Jenkins (aged 20, on attachment from the Royal Welsh Fusiliers) - was killed

Sources:

1. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Acc1916.htm
2. https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/2760432/jenkins,-cyril-donald-thomas/
3. http://www.rafmuseumstoryvault.org.uk/archive/jenkins-c.d.t.-cyril-donald-thomas


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Dec-2018 19:46 Dr. John Smith Added
01-Jan-2019 13:03 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]

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