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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 260232
Last updated: 25 October 2021
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Date:24-SEP-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk Ic
Owner/operator:2 (C) Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (2 (C) OTU RAF)
Registration: T3332
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Catfoss, East Yorkshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Catfoss, East Yorkshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Beaufighter T3332 the trainee pilot lost control during a training flight. He was undertaking a series of take-offs and landings when, on one of the take-offs, from Catfoss airfield the aircraft swung towards the hangers. The pilot lifted the nose up to clear the hangers but then crashed. 24 September 1942
Crew:
Sgt (1029670) John Leslie JOHNSON (Pilot) RAFVR - killed

Sources:

http://www.yorkshire-aircraft.co.uk/aircraft/yorkshire/york42/T3332.html
http://www.rafcommands.com/database/serials/details.php?uniq=T3332
ORB 2 OTU RAF


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-May-2021 17:42 Nepa Added [Operator]

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