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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238803
Last updated: 29 July 2020
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Date:08-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:272 Sqn RAF
Registration: T4649
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Missing. -   Libya
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:LG 229 RAF Idku, Egypt
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Beaufighter T4649 (272 Sqn) aircraft failed to return from an operational flight over Libya, 8 January 1942.
Crew:
Sergeant (Aus402624) Gordon T. TRIGGS (pilot) RAAF : missing now safe
Sergeant (922682) Richard Lionel HERBERT (obs) RAFVR : missing now safe;

Sources:

AIR81/11475


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Jul-2020 16:47 Nepa Added [Operator]

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