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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 17771
Last updated: 23 December 2019
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Date:22-DEC-1944
Time:21:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic MOSQ model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito B Mk IX
Owner/operator:105 Squadron Royal Air Force (105 Sqn RAF)
Registration: ML911
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near RAF stn Bourn, Cambridgeshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Bourn, Cambridgeshire
Destination airport:RAF Bourn
Narrative:
Mosquito ML911 - T/o at 16:59 hrs for Operation to Koblenz. On return to base in very marginal weather condition, Pilot carried out an SBA approach, failed to see a beacom mast and crash landed at 21:30 hrs near the airfield. 22.12.1944
Crew:
F/Lt (101.521) Thomas George JEFFERSON AFC (pilot) RAFVR - OK
F/O (158.593) Kenneth James GORDON DFC (nav.) RAFVR - OK

Sources:

http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/_DH98%20prodn%20list.txtt
ORB 105 Sqdn RAF


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-May-2008 21:04 Nepa Added
18-Feb-2010 11:39 NePa Updated [Time, Operator, Narrative]
24-Dec-2011 14:04 Nepa Updated [Time, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
01-Mar-2012 00:14 Nepa Updated [Location, Departure airport]
12-Jun-2014 13:36 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
02-Jul-2014 13:26 Shout Updated [Narrative]
09-Sep-2015 10:15 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Damage, Narrative]
09-Sep-2018 08:17 Nepa Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative, Operator]
29-Apr-2019 17:26 Nepa Updated [Location, Operator]

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