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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 15454
Last updated: 9 November 2019
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Date:07-JUL-1941
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk IF
Owner/operator:68 Squadron Royal Air Force (68 Sqn RAF)
Registration: R2264
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Betton Strange, near Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Test
Departure airport:RAF High Ercall, Salop
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Beaufighter R2264 - crash landed at a small village called Betton Strange, nr Shrewsbury. That the engine cut on patrol and pilot crash landed. 7.7.1941
Crew:
W/Cdr (26161) James Winter Carmichael MORE DFC (pilot) RAF - injury
P/O (82717) John Rushworth JULEFF (obs) RAFVR - Ok

Sources:

History 68 Sqn RAF
ORB 68 Sqdn RAF


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Mar-2008 23:57 Nepa Added
08-Mar-2008 06:02 Nepa Updated
10-Mar-2008 04:25 Nepa Updated
17-Feb-2010 10:24 NePa Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]
28-Mar-2012 01:38 Nepa Updated [Source, Narrative]
14-Jun-2014 14:42 Nepa Updated [Departure airport, Narrative]
16-Sep-2014 22:04 Xindel X Updated [Location]
01-Jul-2015 13:59 Apen Updated [Location, Source]
09-Nov-2019 12:25 Nepa Updated [Location, Phase, Source, Narrative, Operator]

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