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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238879
Last updated: 14 October 2021
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Date:19-MAY-1941
Time:10:10
Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk Ic
Owner/operator:272 Sqn RAF
Registration: T3293
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:RAF Sumburgh, Shetland, Scotland. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Sumburgh, Shetland
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Beaufighter T3293 (272 Sqn) aircraft accident.19.5.1941
(18 Group appendix for May 1941) has two Beaufighters (P and B/272 Squadron) ordered to take off at 10:10 hrs for convoy escort. Beaufighter P/272 crashed on take off.
Crew:
Pilot Officer N K LEE(pilot): injured;
Sergeant H W Parslow (obs): injured;

Sources:

AIR81/6541
AIR 25/403


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Jul-2020 08:57 Nepa Added [Operator]
18-May-2021 17:16 Anon. Updated [Location, Source, Narrative, Operator]

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