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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 204308
Last updated: 18 September 2021
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Date:01-APR-1920
Time:
Type:Handley Page 0/400
Owner/operator:216 Squadron Royal Air Force (216 Sqn RAF)
Registration: F302
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Dagesh near Abu Hamed, 345 north of Khartoum -   Sudan
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Khartoum
Destination airport:Cairo
Narrative:
In-flight structural failure crashed in flames.

Crew:
Fg Off John Barclay Jaques MC (killed)
Fg Off Desmond Wilkie Sibley (killed)
Sgt Edmund West Wadey DFM (Killed)
AC2 Reginald Colin Meldrum (killied)

Sources:

1. Lancashire Evening Post - Preston, Lancashire, England 05-04-1920
2. Air Britain: "RAF Aircraft J1 - J9999" (1987)
3. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Accf1930.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Jan-2018 13:13 Cobar Added
28-Jan-2021 18:18 Castleace Updated [Date, Registration, Operator, Location, Source]
29-Jan-2021 14:24 Castleace Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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