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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 89793
Last updated: 22 January 2022
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Date:10-MAY-1940
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic bttl model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fairey Battle Mk I
Owner/operator:5/III/3 Aéronautique Militaire Belge
Registration: T-72
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Evere, Brussels -   Belgium
Phase: Standing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Evere, Brussels, Belgium
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Fairey Battle T72 left behind at Evere, Brussells 10 May 1940 as unserviceable; bombed and damaged during the day. No crew fatalities as aircraft was unoccupied at the time.

Sources:

1. http://vvjack.be/PORTAIL//articles.php?pg=art118
2. http://www.belgian-wings.be/Webpages/Navigator/Photos/MilltaryPics/interbellum/Fairey%20Battle%20I/Fairey%20Battle%20I%20frontpage.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Feb-2011 13:42 ThW Added
03-Feb-2011 12:36 ThW Updated [Source, Narrative]
01-Jul-2019 02:14 Dr. John Smith Updated [Registration, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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