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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 71837
Last updated: 9 November 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic MOSQ model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito FB Mk IV
Owner/operator:1655 MTU Royal Air Force (1655 MTU RAF)
Registration: DZ603
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Marley Gap Field, Hill Farm, near St.Ives, Huntingdonshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:RAF Warboys, Huntingdonshire
Destination airport:
Mosquito DZ603 Night exercise. Overshot landing and crashed nr St.Ives Hunts. T/o for a night exercise. Crashed at 22:25 hrs in Marley Gap Field, Hill Farm near St. Ives Huntingdonshire after overshooting from an approach with the starboard engine feathered. Both airmen were very seriously hurt and taken to RAF Hospital Ely. 22.4.1944
Sgt W. ASTON (pilot) RAFVR - injury
P/O P. BOND (nav.) RAFVR - injury


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Revision history:

23-Jan-2010 10:48 NePa Added
12-Dec-2012 13:44 Nepa Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
09-Jul-2014 15:22 Paix Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
18-Mar-2015 09:39 C.C.Catch Updated [Location]
11-Aug-2015 04:36 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
22-Apr-2019 19:50 Nepa Updated [Location, Narrative, Operator]

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