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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 231933
Last updated: 4 January 2020
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Date:13-JUL-1943
Time:
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk XI
Owner/operator:458 Sqn RAAF
Registration: MP629
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Aircraft missing
Location:Mediterranean Sea North of Sardinia -   Italy
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Protville
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Aircraft took off at 20:45 for an armed recce and reported a contact ar 23:20, no contact since, presumed shot down by nightfighter or naval AAA fire. COmbined crew of Canadians, Australians and British.

Sources:

http://www.adf-serials.com.au/wellington.htm
http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=mp629


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Jan-2020 20:40 tachel Added
04-Jan-2020 22:07 tachel Updated [Date]

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