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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 210078
Last updated: 23 November 2021
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Date:11-DEC-1939
Time:
Type:Airspeed Oxford Mk II
Owner/operator:2 FTS Royal Air Force (2 FTS RAF)
Registration: P1800
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Burford, Oxfordshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Brize Norton, Oxfordshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Airspeed Oxford Mk.II P1800, 2 FTS, RAF Brize Norton: Written off (destroyed) 11/12/39 when stalled and flew into the ground out of cloud, Burford, Oxfordshire (at approximate co ordinates 51.808N 1.637W). Pilot - Sgt Sidney Hallas Newbigging (aged 25, Service Number 700221) - was killed


Sources:

1. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Acc1939a.htm
2. https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/2840898/newbigging,-sidney-hallas/
3. http://www.lostancestors.eu/memwar/C/CrawfordSold.htm
4. http://warmemscot.s4.bizhat.com/warmemscot-ftopic5624.html
5. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burford


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Apr-2018 23:17 Dr. John Smith Added
23-Nov-2018 18:16 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Operator]

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