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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 259889
Last updated: 14 October 2021
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Date:06-SEP-1942
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk IIF
Owner/operator:96 Squadron Royal Air Force (96 Sqn RAF)
Registration: T3046
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Wrexham, Wrexham County Borough, Wales. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Wrexham,
Destination airport:RAF Honiley, Warwickshire
Narrative:
Beaufighter T3046 (96 Sqdn) Crashed at takeoff bursting into flames6. 9.1942
Crew:
F/O (100562) John BIRKBECK (Pilot) RAFVR - killed
Sgt (1206062) Dillwyn Lloyd NICHOLAS (Obs.) RAFVR - killed

Sources:

1.http://www.rafcommands.com/database/serials/details.php?uniq=T3046
2.Beaufighter production list
3.ORB 96 Sqdn RAF


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-May-2021 10:12 Nepa Added [Operator]

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