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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121896
Last updated: 29 April 2019
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Date:25-JUN-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MOSQ model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito B Mk XX
Owner/operator:139 (Jamaica) Squadron Royal Air Force (139 (Jamaica) Sqn RAF)
Registration: KB329
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:5 km north of Flatow, 6km south-west of Kremmen. -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Upwood, Huntingdonshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Mosquito KB329 T/o at 23:24 hrs on the night of 24.June 1944 from RAF Upwood in company with nine other aircraft of the Squadron to carry out an attack on Berlin. The aircraft was not seen or heard from after take off and failed to return to base. 25.6.1944
Crew:
F/Lt (Aus404623) William Wrixon BOYLSON DFC & Bar (pilot) RAAF - killed
S/Ldr (123.621) George Heath WILSON DSO DFC (nav.) RAFVR - killed

Sources:

http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/_DH98%20prodn%20list.txtt
https://www.awm.gov.au//catalogue/research_centre/pdf/rc09125z019_1.pdf

http://www.156squadron.com/display_newpff_roll.asp?ID=139


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Apr-2011 04:31 Nepa Added
06-Mar-2012 09:34 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
25-Jul-2014 14:11 DG333 Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
16-Aug-2015 15:15 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source]
29-Apr-2019 20:28 Nepa Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Narrative, Operator]

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