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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70416
Last updated: 7 February 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk IF
Owner/operator:25 Squadron Royal Air Force (25 Sqn RAF)
Registration: X7706
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:near Abbotts Close Farm, W of Sutton, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Church Fenton, North Yorkshire
Destination airport:
X7706 - Port engine failed, this aircraft made a near perfect landing in the field. 9.8.1942
Sgt (1171174) Michael Harold GRIFFITH (pilot) RAFVR - OK


Beaufighter production list

Revision history:

09-Dec-2009 10:52 NePa Added
24-Feb-2010 03:32 NePa Updated [Narrative]
24-Feb-2010 05:48 NePa Updated [Aircraft type]
18-Mar-2015 13:36 Jixon Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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