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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 262067
Last updated: 15 October 2021
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Date:16-OCT-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk VIF
Owner/operator:248 Squadron Royal Air Force (248 Sqn RAF)
Registration: T5292
MSN: WR-G
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Missing -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Talbenny, Pembrokeshire, Wales
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Beaufighter T5292/G: /o at 08:05 hrs for on a interception patrol mission. Lost / Missing. 1942-10-16
Crew:
Sgt (1196247) George Francis HITCH (pilot) RAFVR - killed
Sgt (656794) Kenneth JONES (obs.) RAF - killed

Sources:

http://www.rafcommands.com/database/serials/details.php?uniq=T5292
http://www.rafcommands.com/database/air27/index.php?qnum=248&qdate=1942-10-16


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-May-2021 20:59 Nepa Added [Operator]

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