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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 193564
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Type:Boulton Paul Defiant Mk I
Owner/operator:307 (Lwowskich Puchaczy) Squadron Royal Air Force (307 (Lwowskich Puchaczy) Sqn RAF)
Registration: N3401
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Barmouth, Wales. -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF ???
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
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.
Sgt Wiktor Zbigniew GANDURSKI (P/780320) PAF - killed
Sgt Antoni JODA (P/783267) PAF - killed


Revision history:

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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