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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 72203
Last updated: 21 May 2020
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Date:24-MAR-1944
Time:23:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic MOSQ model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito NF Mk II
Owner/operator:239 Squadron Royal Air Force (239 Sqn RAF)
Registration: HJ709
C/n / msn: HB-B
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Missing. -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF West Raynham, Norfolk
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Mosquito HJ709 T/o at 23:00 hrs for bomber support mission to Dortmund. Missing 24.3.1944
Crew:
F/Lt (87395) Harry Clegg BUTLER (pilot) RAFVR - Killed
F/Sgt (1392730) Alan Weir Struan ROBERTSON (obs) RAFVR - Killed

Sources:

http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/_DH98%20prodn%20list.txtt
ORB 239 Sqdn RAF


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Feb-2010 22:57 NePa Added
09-Feb-2012 14:21 Nepa Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Jun-2014 13:42 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
20-Aug-2014 12:35 Zoom Updated [Narrative]
14-Sep-2014 14:00 King T. Updated [Location, Narrative]
11-Jun-2015 15:35 Erectus Updated [Time, Cn, Location, Country, Source]
22-Jun-2015 12:54 Scout Updated [Cn, Narrative]
09-Aug-2015 06:45 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Location]
31-Jan-2019 17:18 Nepa Updated [Location, Narrative, Operator]

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