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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 167327
Last updated: 4 January 2020
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Date:21-DEC-1944
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic MOSQ model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito B Mk 25
Owner/operator:De Havilland Aircraft Co. Ltd. Canada
Registration: KB563
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Fisherville, near de Havilland airport Downsview, Ontario. -   Canada
Phase: Take off
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:Downsview airport, ON
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Mosquito KB563 - Crashed before delivery 21.12.1944
Crew:
Mr. Arthur COPP (civil. pilot) TC - killed
Mr. J.E. ROGERS (civil. R/O) TC - killed

Sources:

Ocean bridge: the history of R.A.F. Ferry Command - Page 384
http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/_DH98%20prodn%20list.txtt
http://forum.12oclockhigh.net/showthread.php?t=38141
Saskatoon Star-Phoenix 22 December 1944, p5


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Jun-2014 16:36 Nepa Added
23-Sep-2014 12:36 Oezil Updated [Operator]
01-Apr-2015 06:19 QQ3 Updated [Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
09-Sep-2015 10:12 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport]
28-Dec-2017 20:58 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
30-Jun-2018 16:49 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
29-Apr-2019 17:26 Nepa Updated [Location, Operator]

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