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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 195734
Last updated: 20 April 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk VIc
Owner/operator:236 Squadron Royal Air Force (236 Sqn RAF)
Registration: X8038
C/n / msn: ND-D
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Off the Dutch coast -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Wattisham
Destination airport:
Presumed shot down by Flak.
The aircraft had taken off at 22:59 hrs for a strike against a convoy. Both crew members rest in Germany:

Pilot P/O. D.A. Hamilton 65549 RAF / Sage War Cemetery
Navigator P/O. H.S. Keeton 114307 RAF / Hamburg Cemetery


Revision history:

29-May-2017 14:28 TigerTimon Added
30-Jul-2017 18:53 Nepa Updated [Operator]
20-Apr-2020 18:01 TigerTimon Updated [Cn, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]

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