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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 235481
Last updated: 8 July 2020
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Date:19-MAR-1954
Time:day
Type:Hawker Sea Hawk F.Mk 1
Owner/operator:Fleet Air Arm Royal Navy (FAA RN)
Registration: WF221
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF West Raynham, Fakenham, Norfolk, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF West Raynham, Norfolk
Destination airport:RNAS Ford, (HMS Peregrine) West Sussex
Narrative:
Hawker Sea Hawk F.Mk.1 WF221: Written off (destroyed) 19/3/54 when crashed shortly after takeoff from RAF West Raynham, Fakenham, Norfolk.

Crew of Sea Hawk WF221:
Lieutenant Commander Reginald D. TAYLOR (pilot) RN - killed

Sources:

1. National Archives (PRO Kew) File ADM 1/25329: https://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/r/C4846441
2. http://www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=WF
3. https://www.naval-history.net/xDKCas1954.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Apr-2020 19:58 Dr. John Smith Added
08-Jul-2020 07:20 AlLach Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative, Operator]

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