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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 89079
Last updated: 18 September 2021
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Date:03-NOV-1941
Time:
Type:Boulton Paul Defiant Mk I
Owner/operator:96 Squadron Royal Air Force (96 Sqn RAF)
Registration: N1575
MSN: 128
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Newtown -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Wrexham
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Engine fire 3.11.41 while searching for T4008. Crashed near Newtown .
Crew:
Flt. Lt. Verity & Sgt Armstrong safe.

Sources:

The Defiant File’ published by Air Britain Publications, ISBN 0-85130-226-2
Down in Wales - Terrance Hill


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Jan-2011 16:26 ThW Added
12-Jan-2012 13:15 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport]
23-Aug-2013 17:53 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Departure airport]
02-Apr-2015 10:08 Giggs Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
13-Feb-2017 14:24 ORD Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
03-Sep-2017 15:53 Nepa Updated [Operator, Narrative]

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