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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240639
Last updated: 18 September 2021
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Date:19-JUL-1940
Time:
Type:Boulton Paul Defiant Mk I
Owner/operator:141 Sqn RAF
Registration: L6983
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Missing - English Channel. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF West Malling, Kent
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Defiant L6983, 141 Sqn aerial combat. 19 July 1940
T/o for Convoy Patrol. His mission was not completed. The aircraft after combat, abandoned.
Crew: (baled out)
Pilot Officer I M MacDougall: uninjured
Sergeant (746875) John Francis WISE (AG) RAFVR : missing believed killed;

Sources:

ORB 141 Sqdn RAF
AIR81/2986


Revision history:

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29-Aug-2020 16:23 Nepa Added [Operator]

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