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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238192
Last updated: 18 September 2021
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Date:15-FEB-1941
Time:10:45
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: R2150
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Scopwick, near RAF Digby, Lincolnshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Digby, Lincolnshire
Narrative:
P/O Jack Buchanan was killed on 15th February 1941.
His Beaufighter IF R2150 dived into the ground at Scopwick while on approach to Digby. No other crew member is recorded as being aboard.
Crew:
P/O (79735) Jack BUCHANAN (pilot) RAFVR - killed

Sources:

http://www.bbm.org.uk/airmen/BuchananJ.htm
http://www.bcar.org.uk/new1941-incident-logs


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Jul-2020 13:32 Nepa Added [Operator]
18-May-2021 17:57 Anon. Updated [Location, Operator]

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