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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 201462
Last updated: 13 October 2021
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Date:25-MAR-1942
Time:12:34
Type:Short Stirling Mk I
Owner/operator:15 Squadron Royal Air Force (15 Sqn RAF)
Registration: N6094
MSN: LS-R
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Wyton, Huntingdonshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:RAF Wyton
Narrative:
Landed at RAF Wyton in poor visibility. Just after touch down & while still travelling at speed, the pilot attempted to make a sharp turn. This resulted in the undercarriage giving way under the strain and wrecked the aircraft at 12:34.
There were no major injuries reported amongst the crew.

Crew
WOI T W Hare RCAF
Sgt F W Cooper
Sgt R Thompson-Horan
Plt Off Henry
Sgt K Taylor
Sgt E R C Oakley
Sgt R W Golder RAAF
Sgt G Stephenson

Sources:

Bomber Command Losses 1942.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Nov-2017 18:04 Red Dragon Added
06-Nov-2018 20:29 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Operator]

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