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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 193564
 
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Date:10-JAN-1941
Time:
Type:Boulton Paul Defiant Mk I
Owner/operator:307 (Lwowskich Puchaczy) Squadron Royal Air Force (307 (Lwowskich Puchaczy) Sqn RAF)
Registration: N3401
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Barmouth, Wales. -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF ???
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Defiant N3401: aircraft failed to return from an operational flight, 10/1941.
Aircraft force-landed on the sea front after an engine failure, the aircraft overturned trapping the crew who drowned in the shallow waters before they could be rescued.
Crew:
Sgt Wiktor Zbigniew GANDURSKI (P/780320) PAF - killed
Sgt Antoni JODA (P/783267) PAF - killed

Sources:

coflein.gov.uk
AIR81/15351
polishsquadronsremembered.com


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Feb-2017 14:24 ORD Added
03-Sep-2017 15:53 Nepa Updated [Operator, Narrative]
24-Mar-2022 22:00 Nepa Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative, Operator]

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