Incident Bristol Beaufighter TF Mk X NV567,
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Date:Saturday 24 March 1945
Time:13:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Bristol Beaufighter TF Mk X
Owner/operator:16 Sqn SAAF
Registration: NV567
MSN: "Y"
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:river near Gorazde, Yugoslavia'. -   Bosnia and Herzegovina
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Biferno airfield, Campomarino (I)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Beaufighter NV567/Y: Took off at 11:45 hrs for attack on an enemy Barracks Stocarska in Bosna. 24/03/1945
Crashed on a river bank after attacking enemy positions (NG 905999).
Damaged flak fire and crashed at Gorazde, Yugoslavia' and rescued by partisans
Crew:
Lt (542884V) T.S. BAILEY (pilot) SAAF - Ok
Lt (543110V) D.A. DAYSON (nav.) SAAF - Ok

Sources:

1.Beaufighter production list
2.ORB 19 Sqdn SAAF
3.CWGC

History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
7 October 1944 NE537 16 Sqn SAAF 2 3 miles north of Atri, the Province of Teramo in the Abruzzo region. w/o
12 October 1944 NT906 16 Sqn SAAF 2 Mediterranean Sea - Oreos Channel. w/o
14 December 1944 NV365 27 Sqn RAF 1 ???? Burma w/o

Revision history:

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07-Nov-2022 23:29 Nepa Added [Operator]

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