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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 25943
Last updated: 18 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic L14 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed Hudson
Owner/operator:13 Sqn RAAF
Registration: A16-29
MSN: 1880
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Off Ambon -   Indonesia
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Laha Airfield
Destination airport:
Crashed after loss of control due to port engine fire and starboard engine failure. One survivor recovered by US Navy PBY.
F/O John Turnbull, 642 (pilot) killed
F/O Robert Kelvin Allen, 404945 killed
SGT Walter John Lay, 408079 killed
SGT B. E. Hack, 407102 survived


Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
22-Aug-2011 22:24 Airintel Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
19-Jan-2012 14:23 Nepa Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]

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