Accident Armstrong Whitworth Whitley Mk V P5002,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22192
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Date:Saturday 31 August 1940
Type:Silhouette image of generic whtl model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Armstrong Whitworth Whitley Mk V
Owner/operator:58 Sqn RAF
Registration: P5002
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:in sea off Hornsea, East Yorkshire, England -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:RAF Linton on Ouse, North Yorkshire
Destination airport:
(GE-T) The aircraft took off at 1945hrs but it ran out of fuel when returning from operations on Berlin and was abandoned over East Yorkshire coast
42194 P/O Neville Oxynham Clements RAF (South Africa) pilot ok
79511 P/O Ronald Arnold Hadley RAFVR (New Zealand) pilot ok
749523 Sgt Ian Alexander Zamek RAFVR observer ok
P/O R F Williams RAFVR wireless operator ok
567598 Sgt Matthew Hill RAF air gunner missing his parachute was blown out to sea


ORB 58 Sqdn RAF

Revision history:

04-Aug-2008 23:22 Anon. Added
23-Jan-2012 04:24 Nepa Updated [Time, Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
14-May-2024 21:49 Nepa Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative, Operator]

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