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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 193403
Last updated: 12 June 2019
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Date:26-APR-1944
Time:04:44
Type:Silhouette image of generic B24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated Liberator V
Owner/operator:547 Squadron Royal Air Force (547 Sqn RAF)
Registration: BZ882
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 10 / Occupants: 10
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Cardigan Bay -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF St Eval
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed during exercises with a submarine testing new radar equipment. Crew killed:
Sqn/Ldr K.T.P. Terry (33523)
F/O N.O Smith (J/24459) RCAF
W/O E.S Chegwidden (639148)
F/O J.H Corless (51332)
F/Sgt K.Fawcett (1196180)
P/O D.S Richards (141152)
Sgt R.H Walters (1653803)
Flt/Lt T.Hinde (411896)
F/O M.E Heels (149166)
Sgt W.W Chancey (798750)

Sources:

rafcommands.com


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Feb-2017 20:08 ORD Added
12-Feb-2018 17:06 Nepa Updated [Operator]
29-Nov-2018 17:47 Anon. Updated [Narrative]

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