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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238185
Last updated: 19 September 2021
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Date:21-JUL-1941
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: R2141
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Staplehurst, Kent, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF West Malling, Kent
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Beaufighter R2241 (29 Sqdn): aircraft crashed at Staplehurst during operational flight.
Beaufighter flew into ground at night. 21 July 1941.
Crew:
Pilot Officer A GROUT : killed
Sergeant D G PATTERSON : killed;

Sources:

ORB 29 Sqdn RAF
AIR81/7756
http://www.rafcommands.com/database/wardead/details.php?qnum=77154


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Jul-2020 09:41 Nepa Added [Operator]
13-May-2021 16:28 Whelmi Updated [Registration, Country, Source]
14-May-2021 16:30 Whelmi Updated [Country]

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