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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 72531
Last updated: 29 March 2021
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Date:30-JUN-1943
Time:02:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic MOSQ model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito NF Mk XII
Owner/operator:256 Squadron Royal Air Force (256 Sqn RAF)
Registration: HK135
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:English Channel, 35miles south of Selsey Bill, West Sussex, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Ford, Sussex
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Mosquito HK135 Missing - 30.6.1943
Crew:
F/Sgt (1132280) Maurice NEILL (pilot) RAFVR - killed
Sgt (1576840) William Jabez PREECE (obs) RAFVR - killed

Sources:

http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/_DH98%20prodn%20list.txtt
Fighter Command Losses - Vol.2 - page 106


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Feb-2010 11:41 NePa Added
16-Feb-2010 00:16 NePa Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Narrative]
03-Jul-2014 09:47 Apen Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Sep-2014 05:32 R.Giggs Updated [Location]
27-Jul-2015 18:59 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport]
21-Mar-2019 08:59 Nepa Updated [Narrative, Operator]
25-Apr-2019 14:49 Nepa Updated [Location, Operator]

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