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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240209
Last updated: 1 December 2021
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Date:11-AUG-1941
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CAT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated Catalina Mk I
Owner/operator:202 Squadron Royal Air Force (202 Sqn RAF)
Registration: W8425
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Gibraltar Bay -   Gibraltar
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Gibraltar
Narrative:
Catalina W8425 (202 Sqn) crashed at Gibraltar Bay on return from operational flight. 11 August 1941.
Crew:
Flying Officer J Lambton, Sergeant J G Summers: killed; Pilot Officer R G Scott: missing believed killed; Sergeant J E Scott, Sergeant J White, Sergeant P G Smith, Sergeant E Wharton, Flight Lieutenant R W Whittome: injured; Sergeant J Turnbull: uninjured;

Sources:

AIR81/8210


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Aug-2020 16:39 Nepa Added [Operator]
18-Aug-2020 16:55 Angel Dick one Updated [Destination airport, Operator]

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