Accident Hawker Typhoon Mk IB MN665, 24 Dec 1944
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49506
 
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Date:24-DEC-1944
Time:12:35
Type:Silhouette image of generic typh model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Hawker Typhoon Mk IB
Owner/operator:440 (City of Ottawa) Sqn RCAF
Registration: MN665
MSN: I8-X
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:16 km SE of Eindhoven, Noord-Brabant -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:B.78 Eindhoven airfield (NL)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 12:15 hrs for an offensive patrol; the aircraft was shot down by a Fw-190 and crashed.
Pilot was J/25086 F/O Duncan Herbert Cumming (RCAF)

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T4837&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps
440 Squadron records from DND archives
http://www.aircrewremembered.com/AlliedLossesIncidents/?q=440+sqd+rcaf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
26-Oct-2019 15:17 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Oct-2019 15:19 TigerTimon Updated [Narrative]
24-Feb-2020 13:54 Xindel XL Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Narrative, Operator]
07-Jan-2021 19:45 tachel Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
22-Jun-2022 16:45 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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