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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 225397
Last updated: 24 May 2019
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Date:26-MAY-1942
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk IIF
Owner/operator:125 (Newfoundland) Squadron Royal Air Force (125 (Newfoundland) Sqn RAF)
Registration: T3146
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Eastern Breakwater, Swansea Harbour, Swansea, Glamorgan -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Fairwood Common, Swansea, West Glamorgan, South Wales
Destination airport:RAF Fairwood Common, Swansea, West Glamorgan, South Wales
Narrative:
This Beaufighter was assigned to 125 (Newfoundland) Squadron, RAF at Fairwood Common, Swansea. The aircraft crashed during a forced landing near the Eastern Breakwater, Swansea Harbour, Swansea, Glamorgan on 26th May 1942

Sources:

1. Halley, J J, 1981, Royal Air Force Aircraft T1000-T9999, p 20.
2. http://www.ggat.org.uk/timeline/pdf/Military%20Aircraft%20Crash%20Sites%20in%20Southeast%20Wales.pdf
3. https://www.coflein.gov.uk/en/site/515725/details/bristol-beaufighter-iif-t3146


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-May-2019 01:12 Dr. John Smith Added
24-May-2019 13:17 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]

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