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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238763
Last updated: 20 September 2021
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Date:14-SEP-1941
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk Ic
Owner/operator:406 (Lynx) Sqn RCAF
Registration: R2473
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near RAF Acklington, Northumberland, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Acklington
Narrative:
Beaufighter R2473 (406 Sqn) Crashed on approach RAF to Acklington at night.
Crashed near RAF Acklington, 14 September 1941.
Crew:
Flying Officer H J Findlay (RCAF): killed
Flight Sergeant E K Vickers (RCAF): killed

Sources:

AIR81/9062


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Jul-2020 16:55 Nepa Added [Operator]
18-May-2021 22:18 Anon. Updated [Location, Operator]

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