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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 17501
Last updated: 17 June 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk VIF
Owner/operator:68 Squadron Royal Air Force (68 Sqn RAF)
Registration: V8283
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:North Sea, NE of Cromer, Norfolk, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Coltishall, Norfolk
Destination airport:RAF Coltishall
V8283 - Damaged by counterfire (Do217). 19.9.1942
P/O (133.945) Ladislav BOBEK DFC (cs.pilot) RAFVR - ok
F/Sgt (787326) Bohuslav KOVAŘÍK DFM (cs.obs) RAFVR - ok


History 68 Sqn RAF

Revision history:

21-Apr-2008 12:13 Nepa Added
21-Apr-2008 21:02 Nepa Updated
26-Jun-2008 10:17 Nepa Updated
09-Jul-2008 22:40 Nepa Updated
18-Feb-2010 10:29 NePa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
07-Nov-2010 04:23 Nepa Updated [Time, Phase, Narrative]
30-Mar-2012 02:27 Nepa Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
14-Jun-2014 15:17 Nepa Updated [Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
23-Sep-2014 11:32 Yety Updated [Location, Narrative]

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