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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 158895
Last updated: 22 July 2019
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Date:07-SEP-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk VIF
Owner/operator:2 (C) Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (2 (C) OTU RAF)
Registration: T3315
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Skipsea, East Yorkshire. England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Catfoss, Yorkshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
T3315 - Faulty cockpit drill, failed to check fuel contents and engine failed. Disciplinary action taken.
Crew:
Sgt (1283204) Roy Thomas BALDWIN (pilot) RAFVR - inj.
ATC Cadet William SHELDRICK - OK

Sources:

http://naa12.naa.gov.au/SearchNRetrieve/Interface/DetailsReports/ItemDetail.aspx?.Barcode=477580
http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/showthread.php?9794-Beaufighter-crash-at-SKIPSEA-7-September-1943


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Aug-2013 15:25 Nepa Added
18-Mar-2015 13:28 Digger Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Narrative]

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