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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52490
Last updated: 4 December 2019
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Date:23-OCT-1942
Time:18:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk VIc
Owner/operator:236 Squadron Royal Air Force (236 Sqn RAF)
Registration: EL275
C/n / msn: ND-K
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea near Texel -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF North Coates, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Beaufighter EL275 T/o at 16:14hrs for Operation Strike. Shot down by Flak.
Crew:
Capt.(30154) R.C.L.Moizan (pilot) FFAF - killed
F/Sgt. (1325232) George Thomas Vuilleumier (obs) RAFVR - killed

Sources:

1. http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/showthread.php?520-Beaufighter-Serials-Codes-and-Pilots
2. http://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/item2.php?SGLO=T1885


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
08-Nov-2011 08:25 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type]
09-May-2013 05:45 Anon. Updated [Source]
26-Jan-2014 20:30 Nepa Updated [Time, Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
08-Jan-2015 21:42 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Source, Narrative]
20-Oct-2017 14:08 TigerTimon Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Oct-2017 14:19 Nepa Updated [Cn, Operator, Destination airport, Narrative]

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