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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70848
Last updated: 8 September 2019
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Date:23-NOV-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MOSQ model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito NF Mk II
Owner/operator:1692 (BSTU) Flt Royal Air Force (1692 (BSTU) Flt RAF)
Registration: DD736
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:East Winch, 2 1/4 miles south-east of King's Lynn, Norfolk, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Little Snoring, Norfolk
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Mosquito DD736 Spun into ground nr Kings Lynn Norfolk 23.11.44
Aircraft seen spiralling out of cloud, righted itself then spun into the ground at East Winch, Norfolk.
Crew:
F/O (J/18833 ) Charles James PREECE (pilot) RCAF - killed
F/O (175.408) Frederick Henry RUFFLE DFC (nav) RAFVR - killed

Sources:

http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/_DH98%20prodn%20list.txtt
https://forum.keypublishing.com/showthread.php?21390-Pilot-Officer-Charles-Preece
CWGC


Images:


Bedford 1944


Bedford 1944

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Dec-2009 02:02 NePa Added
01-Nov-2010 14:24 Anon. Updated [Source, Narrative]
23-Nov-2010 05:45 Ray Kemp Updated [Source, Narrative]
24-Feb-2011 00:31 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
04-Feb-2013 13:52 James Gaywood Updated [Narrative]
04-Feb-2013 21:58 james Gaywood Updated [[Narrative]]
02-Jun-2014 11:42 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Sep-2014 07:02 Trace Updated [Location]
12-Jun-2015 04:31 BlB Updated [Location]
08-Sep-2015 21:16 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]
06-May-2016 19:52 Nepa Updated [Operator]
13-May-2019 15:12 Nepa Updated [Location, Source, Narrative, Operator]

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