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Last updated: 15 November 2019
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Date:09-JUN-1944
Time:03:10
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:141 Squadron Royal Air Force (141 Sqn RAF)
Registration: DD758
C/n / msn: TW-N
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF stn Ford, Sussex, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF West Raynham, Norfolk
Destination airport:RAF Ford, Sussex
Narrative:
Mosquito DD758 T/o for Serrate patrol to North France. Bellylanded on one engine at RAF Ford, badly damaged by gunfire. But swung off the concrete runway onto the grass and collided with NK206 and NL241 Spitfires from 442 Sqn RCAF. 9.6.1944
Crew:
F/Lt Joseph Hervé Bundervoet D'HAUTECOURT (pilot) FFAF - were pulled out alive but later succumbed to their injuries.
P/O Charles E. KOCHER (nav.) FFAF - were pulled out alive but later succumbed to their injuries.

Sources:

http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/_DH98%20prodn%20list.txtt
http://www.francaislibres.net/liste/fiche.php?index=58648
ORB 141 Sqdn RAF
Oral history (eyewitness evidence) R Cant, MT section, RAF Ford, 1944 (2019)


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Dec-2009 05:08 NePa Added
02-Mar-2012 06:27 Nepa Updated [Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Jun-2014 17:47 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
11-Jun-2015 18:57 DG333 Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
15-Jun-2015 16:38 Tu104 Updated [Cn]
19-Jun-2015 07:34 Iwosh Updated [Time, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
19-Jun-2015 08:05 Zeeland Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
19-Jun-2015 08:13 Lixon Updated [Narrative]
16-Aug-2015 14:14 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type]
03-Sep-2018 17:52 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
27-Apr-2019 07:58 Nepa Updated [Narrative, Operator]
05-Jun-2019 10:16 TigerTimon Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities]
11-Jun-2019 07:04 vandenwyngaerde Updated [Source, Narrative]

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