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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240253
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Date:23-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:413 (Canadian) Squadron Royal Air Force (413 (Canadian) Sqn RAF)
Registration: AH556
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF stn Stranraer (Glebe) -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Stranraer (Glebe)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Catalina AH556 (413 Sqn) takeoff accident, 23 August 1941.
Crew:
Flying Officer M A F Hirst, Sergeant M P Coady (RCAF), Aircraftsman P Q O'Brien, Flying Officer A L Fowler, Ensign D A Eldred (US Navy): killed; Aircraftsman D Muir, Sergeant RB H Scroggs: injured;

Sources:

AIR81/8529


Revision history:

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19-Aug-2020 11:16 Nepa Added [Operator]

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