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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 17496
Last updated: 18 September 2019
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Date:01-MAY-1942
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: R2261
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:North Sea, 25miles NE of Happinsburgh, Norfolk, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Coltishall, Norfolk
Destination airport:RAF Coltishall
Narrative:
R2261 - Damaged by counter fire (He111). 1.5.1942
Crew:
F/Lt (87625) František SİKORA (cs.pilot) RAFVR - OK
P/O (116.606) John Gilbert OAKLEY (obs) RAFVR - OK

Sources:

History 68 Sqn RAF


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Apr-2008 11:10 Nepa Added
26-Jun-2008 10:17 Nepa Updated
09-Jul-2008 22:40 Nepa Updated
17-Feb-2010 12:25 NePa Updated [Operator, Narrative]
07-Nov-2010 03:53 Nepa Updated [Phase, Departure airport, Narrative]
28-Mar-2012 01:55 Nepa Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
14-Jun-2014 15:08 Nepa Updated [Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Oct-2014 14:26 Oezil Updated [Location, Narrative]

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