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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52986
Last updated: 11 October 2021
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Type:Bristol Beaufort Mk I
Owner/operator:217 Squadron Royal Air Force (217 Sqn RAF)
Registration: L9877
MSN: 9025
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea west of Scheveningen (Den Haag), Zuid-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Thorney Island, Hampshire
Destination airport:
Operation - shipping strike.
Call Sign: MW-Z
Takeoff time: 16:06
Pilot F/Lt. M. White 42928 RAF / Hoek van Holland cemetery; grave F 23
Observer F/Sgt. H.A. Goldsmith 957745 RAF / Den Haag cemetery; grave 1 13
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner F/Sgt. J.A. Wilson 749369 RAF / Den Haag cemetery; grave 1 14
Wireless Operator/Air Gunner Sgt. B.W. Hammersley 751236 RAF / Runnymede Memorial; panel 84


Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
25-Dec-2011 07:32 rvargast17 Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
16-Feb-2012 00:15 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
11-Feb-2017 19:18 TigerTimon Updated [Source, Narrative]
06-Jan-2018 21:44 TigerTimon Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
04-Oct-2018 15:00 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
04-Nov-2019 18:02 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Other fatalities, Location, Narrative]

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