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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220390
Last updated: 7 April 2019
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Date:19-OCT-1916
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic be2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Royal Aircraft Factory B.E.2c
Owner/operator:RNAS Cranwell, Central Depot & Training Establishment
Registration: 8429
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RNAS Cranwell, Lincolnshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RNAS Cranwell, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
19.10.16: Royal Aircraft Factory B.E.2c No.8429, RNAS Cranwell. Written off (destroyed) when Nose dived and crashed, machine dived in from 200 feet, Cranwell, Lincolnshire. Pilot - Flt Sub-Lt Arthur Robert Greenwell (New Zealander, 20) died 20.10.16 of injuries sustained

Sources:

1. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Acc1916.htm
2. https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/379999/greenwell,-arthur-robert/
3. http://www.rafmuseumstoryvault.org.uk/ID/?7000290930
4. https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Greenwell-541
5. http://www.aucklandmuseum.com/war-memorial/online-cenotaph/record/C35283


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Dec-2018 21:23 Dr. John Smith Added

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