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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53897
Last updated: 18 May 2020
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Date:02-JUL-1940
Time:03:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SWOR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fairey Swordfish Mk I
Owner/operator:825 Sqn FAA RN
Registration: L2829
C/n / msn: 5H
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Leimuiderdijk 79, Rijsenhout, Noord-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Detling, Kent
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 22:56 hrs for an anti-shipping operation to Krimpen aan den IJssel in Zuid-Holland.
Probably, the aircraft was hit by Fliegerhorst Schiphol-based Flak.

Pilot / Lt. J.B. Kiddell RNVR / survived / from H.M.S. Kestrel; died 1th of July 1943, buried Poznań cemetery
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner / Lac. H.W.V. Burt FX80195 RNVR / buried Amsterdam cemetery; grave 69 A 14 / from H.M.S. Kestrel

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T0738&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
26-Aug-2011 03:30 rvargast17 Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase]
23-Jan-2012 03:31 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
29-Aug-2013 03:04 JINX Updated [Operator]
27-Nov-2014 19:50 MiG15 Updated [Operator]
21-Apr-2020 18:35 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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