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Last updated: 5 December 2021
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Date:Friday 30 April 1943
Type:Silhouette image of generic CAT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated Catalina 1A
Operator:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registration: FP224
MSN:
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:80 km (50 mls) SW off Freetown, Sierra Leone (   Atlantic Ocean)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
The aircraft based at RAF JUI (Sierra Leone) crashed at sea.

Sources:
» Peter Dewar


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