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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 140668
Last updated: 3 August 2019
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Date:17-SEP-1944
Time:13:40
Type:Airspeed Horsa I
Owner/operator:RAF
Registration: PF739
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants: 15
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Arnhem -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Fairford, UK
Destination airport:Wolfheze, NL
Narrative:
[1]Lost.
[2]Chalk number 433 piloted by Cpt. Robin Walchi and Sgt. Foster carrying 1 Jeep, 3 lightweight motorcycles plus 13 troops. Departed RAF Fairford 10.27 and anded LZ "Z" near Wolfheze, Netherlands approx 13.40. Tug Stirling IV "P" piloted by F/Lt Gardiner. Assumed landed and recovery impractical.

Sources:

[1]Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft PA100-RZ999
[2]Operational Record Book Appendices - 190 Squadron RAF.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Dec-2011 09:55 Uli Elch Added
28-Dec-2011 10:26 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type]
01-Sep-2013 05:39 JINX Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
16-May-2016 05:51 HighTow Updated [Time, Total occupants, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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