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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 245211
Last updated: 27 November 2020
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Date:24-NOV-1941
Time:
Type:Vickers Wellington Mk Ic
Owner/operator:115 Squadron Royal Air Force (115 Sqn RAF)
Registration: Z8863
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:HMP Whitemoor -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Marham
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The Wellington bomber plane crashed during a training flight under unknown circumstances. All six crew members and three passengers died in the crash.

Sources:

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/memorial-erected-at-hmp-whitemoor-for-second-world-war-plane-crash-victims
https://www.cambstimes.co.uk/news/prison-aims-to-remember-crash-victims-1-6732761


Revision history:

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