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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 144784
Last updated: 14 October 2021
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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:68 Squadron Royal Air Force (68 Sqn RAF)
Registration: R2133
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Shawbury, Shropshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:RAF Shawbury, Shropshire.
Destination airport:
Beaufighter R2133 - crashed at RAF Shawbury from which aerodrome he was doing his solo flight.
Machine was destroyed 7.8.1941
Sgt (545205) Ronald Frederick RIETICKER (pilot) RAF - injured


History 68 Sqn RAF
ORB 68 Sqdn RAF

Revision history:

04-Apr-2012 02:16 Nepa Added
04-Apr-2012 05:51 Nepa Updated [Narrative]
14-Jun-2014 15:01 Nepa Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
17-Oct-2014 08:17 H.Shaft Updated [Location, Narrative]
29-Oct-2015 12:43 Ing Edcker Updated [Narrative]
09-Nov-2019 12:29 Nepa Updated [Other fatalities, Source, Narrative, Operator]
18-May-2021 18:06 Anon. Updated [Location, Operator]

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