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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238303
Last updated: 19 July 2020
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Date:06-JAN-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk Ic
Owner/operator:89 Squadron Royal Air Force (89 Sqn RAF)
Registration: T4887
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Syracuse, Sicily. -   Italy
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF North Fronte, Gibraltar
Destination airport:RAF ???? Malta
Narrative:
Beaufighter T4887 (OADU/89 Sqn) aircraft force landed by enemy anti aircraft fire at Syracuse, Sicily, Italy, 6.1. 1942
Crew:
Flight Sergeant C J Jones: POW
Sergeant G D Tidbold: POW

Sources:

AIR81/11409


Revision history:

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19-Jul-2020 10:19 Nepa Added [Operator]

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