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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 139104
Last updated: 19 July 2019
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Date:22-DEC-1944
Time:12:10
Type:Silhouette image of generic MOSQ model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito PR Mk XVI
Owner/operator:654 BR Sqn USAAF
Registration: NS638
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:2 miles west of Dursley, Gloucestershire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Test
Departure airport:RAF Watton/Sta 376
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Mosquito NS638 T/o at 11:04 hrs on a local test flight. Aircraft crashed at 12:10 hrs into wooded area. 22.12.1944.
Crew:
FLOF (T-223175) James D. SPEAR (pilot) USAAF - killed
2/Lt. (O-772138) Carroll B. BRYAN (nav.) USAAF - killed

Sources:

http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/_DH98%20prodn%20list.txtt
http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/AARmonthly/Dec1944O.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Oct-2011 08:24 Nepa Added
19-Feb-2012 14:28 Nepa Updated [Operator]
22-Feb-2012 00:34 Nepa Updated [Operator]
15-Apr-2014 15:51 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Narrative]
15-Apr-2014 16:01 Nepa Updated [Total fatalities, Narrative]
27-Aug-2014 20:12 BA Updated [Departure airport, Narrative]
28-Aug-2014 08:52 Dandy Updated [Location]
26-Aug-2015 13:30 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Location]
08-Mar-2016 09:56 Froome Updated [Date, Time, Nature, Source, Narrative]
29-Apr-2019 17:24 Nepa Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Narrative, Operator]

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