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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232678
Last updated: 31 January 2020
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Date:27-SEP-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk IF
Owner/operator:89 Squadron Royal Air Force (89 Sqn RAF)
Registration: X7700
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:1 mile west of RAS Charib -   Egypt
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAS Charib
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Beaufighter X7700 T/o at 17:40 hrs for defensive patrol. Engine failure aircraft an crashed 1mile west of RAS Charib.27.9.1942
Crew:
W/Cdr (17150) George Hedley STAINFORTH AFC (pilot) RAF - killed
P/O (47162) Peter Turner LAWSON (nav.) RAF - killed

Sources:

ORB 89 Sqdn RAF


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Jan-2020 14:14 Nepa Added [Operator]

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