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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52459
Last updated: 17 June 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk VI
Owner/operator:254 Squadron Royal Air Force (254 Sqn RAF)
Registration: EL324
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea 8 km W of Hoek van Holland. -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF North Coates, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:
Takeoff at 15:05hrs for Escort flight. Shot down by ships Flak.
Pilot F/O. R.R. Sargent 121372 RAF Runnymede Memorial 67
Navigator Sgt. C. Heskel 978773 RAF Runnymede Memorial 85


Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
08-Nov-2011 08:26 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type]
19-Jan-2014 16:35 Nepa Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Source, Narrative]
19-Jan-2014 16:47 Nepa Updated [Departure airport]
18-Nov-2017 11:32 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Dec-2017 05:34 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]

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