Accident de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito NF Mk II DZ308, 02 Jun 1943
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70704
 
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Date:02-JUN-1943
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MOSQ model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito NF Mk II
Owner/operator:456 Sqn RAAF
Registration: DZ308
MSN: RX-V
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Missing - English Channel. -   France
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Middle Wallop, Hampshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Mosquito DZ308/V: Took off at 13:20 hrs for a Day Ranger Sortie over France /to Coutances. 02/06/1943
Missing.
Crew:
W/O (Aus.403373) Vincent Peter RATCLIFFE (pilot) RAAF - killed
F/Sgt (Aus.404179) Ronald Charles LOWTHER (obs) RAAF - killed

Sources:

1.http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/_DH98%20prodn%20list.txtt
2.ORB 456 Sqdn RAAF


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Dec-2009 07:34 NePa Added
13-Nov-2011 13:21 Nepa Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Jun-2014 19:08 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Narrative]
26-Jul-2015 19:02 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type]
23-Jan-2019 19:20 Nepa Updated [Location, Source, Narrative, Operator]
06-Jul-2019 06:50 nemesis Updated [Narrative]
16-Jun-2021 10:40 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source, Narrative, Operator]
16-Nov-2021 22:19 Nepa Updated [Cn, Narrative, Operator]
09-Mar-2022 20:09 Nepa Updated [Narrative, Operator]
18-Apr-2022 05:14 Ron Averes Updated [Location, Damage]
25-Apr-2022 19:24 Nepa Updated [Location, Narrative, Operator]
11-Jun-2022 08:39 Nepa Updated [Damage, Operator]

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