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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238181
Last updated: 15 October 2021
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Date:26-NOV-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk IVF
Owner/operator:29 Squadron Royal Air Force (29 Sqn RAF)
Registration: V8346
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF West Malling, Kent, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF West Malling, Kent
Destination airport:RAF West Malling
Narrative:
Beaufighter V8346 29 Sqn RAF West Malling crashed on overshoot landing. 26.11.1942
Crew:
F/Lt (44546) Jacobus Gustaaf STRAUSS (pilot) RAF - Ok
P/O (116.619) Douglas Shaw FORRESTER-PATON (obs) RAFVR - Ok

Sources:

1.http://www.rafcommands.com/database/serials/details.php?uniq=V8346
2.Beaufighter production list
3.ORB 29 Sqdn RAF


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Jul-2020 08:59 Nepa Added [Operator]
05-May-2021 17:20 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative, Operator]

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