Accident Bristol Bulldog Mk IIA K2953,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 68585
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Date:Tuesday 22 January 1935
Type:Bristol Bulldog Mk IIA
Owner/operator:3 FTS RAF
Registration: K2953
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Elworth, near Sandbach, Cheshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Spitalgate, Grantham, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Written off (destroyed) 22/1/35 at Elworth, near Sandbach, Cheshire (at approximate co ordinates 53.146°N 2.367°W). 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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