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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 141543
Last updated: 26 April 2019
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Date:29-APR-1941
Time:day
Type:de Havilland DH.89A Dragon Rapide
Owner/operator:RAF St. Athan
Registration: X7322
C/n / msn: 6495
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF St. Athan, South Glamorgan -   United Kingdom
Phase: Standing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF St. Athan, Glamorgan, South Wales
Destination airport:
Narrative:
c/no.6495: Taken on charge as X7322 under Contract No B.104592/40 at 9 MU RAF Cosford 21.8.40. To 6 Ferry Pilot Pool RAF Ratcliffe, Leicestershire, 22.11.40. To 19 MU RAF St. Athan 15.2.41.

Damaged in an air raid at RAF St Athan 29.4.41. To DeHavilland at Witney for repairs 8.5.41, but deemed to be beyond economic repair and struck off charge 12.6.41.

Sources:

1. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh89.pdf
2. www.islandfarm.wales/Luftwaffe%2520Attacks%2520On%2520South%2520Wales.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Jan-2012 04:41 Dr. John Smith Added
18-Feb-2019 22:29 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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