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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 218639
Last updated: 19 May 2019
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Date:27-SEP-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter
Owner/operator:89 Squadron Royal Air Force (89 Sqn RAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Malta -   Malta
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by friendly fire. The pilot died from shock in the hospital. The observer was seriously injured.

Sources:

https://maltagc70.wordpress.com/category/1942/september-1942/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Nov-2018 12:04 gerard57 Added
19-May-2019 07:12 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]

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