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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70416
Last updated: 31 May 2019
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Date:09-AUG-1942
Time:16:00
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
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Church Fenton, North Yorkshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
X7706 - Port engine failed, this aircraft made a near perfect landing in the field. 9.8.1942
Crew:
Sgt (1171174) Michael Harold GRIFFITH (pilot) RAFVR - OK

Sources:

Beaufighter production list


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
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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