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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52458
Last updated: 17 June 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk IC
Owner/operator:236 Squadron Royal Air Force (236 Sqn RAF)
Registration: T4780
C/n / msn: ND-C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea 75 km W of Zandvoort. -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF North Coates, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:
Takeoff at 15:06hrs for Strike flight. Shot down by ships Flak.Shot down by Uffz. Otto Schmid of the 5./JG 1 (flying an Fw 190 A-4 from Schiphol airfield) during an attack on a German convoy off the Dutch coast.
Pilot S/L. G.A. Edney 39972 RAF Runnymede Memorial 65
Navigator F/Sgt. H. Haddow 999381 RAF Runnymede Memorial 74


Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
08-Nov-2011 09:18 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type]
19-Jan-2014 17:43 Nepa Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Nov-2017 11:23 TigerTimon Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Dec-2017 05:37 Nepa Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]

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