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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 161250
Last updated: 19 August 2020
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Date:29-NOV-1943
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk IF
Owner/operator:51 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (51 OTU RAF)
Registration: R2249
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:nr RAF stn Cranfield, Bedfordshire, England -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Cranfield, Bedfordshire
Destination airport:RAF Cranfield,
Narrative:
R2249 which crashed on the approach to Cranfield following an engine failure.
Crew:
F/Sgt (1368472) William Connell THOMSON (pilot) RAFVR - killed

Sources:

ORB 51 OTU RAF


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Oct-2013 18:06 Nepa Added
14-Sep-2014 13:34 Lorenzo Lamas Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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