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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 69116
Last updated: 27 August 2019
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Date:04-NOV-1938
Time:day
Type:Gloster Gladiator Mk I
Owner/operator:65 (East India) Squadron Royal Air Force (65 (East India) Sqn RAF)
Registration: K8029
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Hornchurch, Essex -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Hornchurch, Essex
Destination airport:RAF Hornchurch, Essex
Narrative:
09/02/38 Transferred from 54 Squadron, RAF.
04/11/38 Hit by K7939 during formation landing and abandoned at RAF Hornchurch, Essex; pilot, Flying Officer Leslie Charles Bicknell (Service #33131) safe. (Total time on airframe 133 hours)

Sources:

1. Air Britain The K File The RAF of the 1930s
2. http://surfcity.kund.dalnet.se/gladiator_raf_65.htm
3. http://www.ajbrown.me.uk/IndividualStories/RAF/Chapter8.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Oct-2009 22:41 JINX Added
27-Jan-2012 12:53 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Aug-2013 13:23 JINX Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
09-Aug-2013 16:54 JINX Updated [Operator]
03-Jun-2015 16:45 Ing Edcker Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
19-Mar-2018 00:15 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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