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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 68585
Last updated: 5 June 2020
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Type:Bristol Bulldog Mk IIA
Owner/operator:3 FTS Royal Air Force (3 FTS RAF)
Registration: K2953
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Elworth, near Sandbach, Cheshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Spitalgate, Grantham, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:
Written off (destroyed) 22/1/35 at Elworth, near Sandbach, Cheshire (at approximate co ordinates 53.146N 2.367W). Aircraft flew into the ground in bad visibility on cross-country navigational exercise. CREW: Pilot Officer (Acting) Douglas Howard Clinch (pilot, aged 19) RAF killed.


1. Air Britain The K File The RAF of the 1930s

Revision history:

07-Oct-2009 00:40 JINX Added
16-May-2013 16:48 Nepa Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
13-Jul-2013 03:28 JINX Updated [Operator, Narrative]
15-Nov-2016 19:52 Dr.John Smith Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Apr-2018 17:20 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
19-Oct-2018 19:06 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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