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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238173
Last updated: 17 July 2020
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Date:03-JAN-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk IF
Owner/operator:29 Squadron Royal Air Force (29 Sqn RAF)
Registration: X7563
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:West Farleigh, Kent, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF West Malling, Kent
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Beaufighter X7563 (29 Sqdn) aircraft accident at West Farleigh, Kent. Crashed on Take Off. 3 January 1942
Crew:
P/O (62305) Anthony Nelson PRIOR (pilot) RAF - killed
Sgt (915139) William Gordon PENGELLY (obs) RAFVR - killed

Sources:

http://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/r/C17059079
AIR 81/11350


Revision history:

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17-Jul-2020 08:09 Nepa Added [Operator]

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