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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 260262
Last updated: 15 October 2021
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Date:07-JUN-1942
Time:21:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk IVF
Owner/operator:600 (City of London) Squadron Royal Air Force (600 (City of London) Sqn RAF)
Registration: X7885
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near RAF Predannack, Cornwall, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Predannack, Cornwall
Destination airport:RAF Predennack
Narrative:
Beaufighter X7885 T/o at 20:35 hrs for training Co-Op.
Engine cut lost height on approach and cartwheeled RAF Predannack at 21:15 hrs. 7.6.1942
Crew.
Sgt TALBOT (pilot) RAFVR - Ok
Sgt LlOYD (nav.) RAF - Ok

Sources:

http://www.rafcommands.com/database/serials/details.php?uniq=X7885
http://www.rafdavidstowmoor.com/clog42.html
Beaufighter production list


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-May-2021 10:50 Nepa Added [Operator]
14-May-2021 11:13 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Phase, Operator]

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