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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 257450
Last updated: 15 October 2021
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Date:08-SEP-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk I
Owner/operator:25 Squadron Royal Air Force (25 Sqn RAF)
Registration: R2205
MSN: ZK-?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Missing - North Sea -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Church Fenton, North Yorkshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Beaufighter I R2205 T/o at 21:00 hrs for patrol. The crew of this aircraft were having engine trouble . Crew bailed off over Sea. Missing. 08.09.1942
Crew:
F/Sgt (655283) Kenneth GILL (pilot) RAF - killed
Sgt (658178) Reginald William CATLIN (obs) RAF - killed

Sources:

1.Beaufighter production list
2.ORB 25 Sqdn RAF
3.http://www.rafcommands.com/database/serials/details.php?uniq=R2205


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-May-2021 11:03 Nepa Added [Operator]

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