Accident de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito FB Mk VI NT231,
ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70954
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:Monday 1 January 1945
Type:Silhouette image of generic MOSQ model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito FB Mk VI
Owner/operator:464 Sqn RAAF
Registration: NT231
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:3km south of Leuven, Flemish Brabant. -   Belgium
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Thorney Island, Hampshire
Destination airport:
Mosquito NT231/U: Took off at 01:40 hrs for night intruder missin over the Ardennes. 01/01/1945.
Was one of 18 aircraft from the squadron detailed to bomb enemy concentrations in the battle area and attack motor transport, tanks, villages and woods. Missing. 01/01/1945.
P/O (J/93970) Irvine Clifford BRADLEY (pilot) RCAF - killed
F/Sgt (1602613) Edward Owen BULE (nav.) RAFVR - killed


2.ORB 464 Sqdn RAF

History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
9 May 1944 MM410 464 Sqn RAAF 0 RAF stn Bradwell Bay, Essex, England w/o

Revision history:

03-Jan-2010 21:25 NePa Added
28-Sep-2011 11:18 Nepa Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
15-Apr-2014 11:04 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
31-Aug-2015 12:53 Angel dick one five Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Narrative]
06-May-2019 14:37 Nepa Updated [Location, Narrative, Operator]
21-Mar-2020 16:53 Anon. Updated [Source, Narrative]
14-Dec-2020 10:00 Anon. Updated [Cn, Narrative, Operator]
08-Sep-2021 20:05 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative, Operator]
22-Oct-2021 09:34 Nepa Updated [Narrative, Operator]
24-Nov-2021 21:58 Nepa Updated [Narrative, Operator]
06-Nov-2022 00:00 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description

The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF on social media FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2024 Flight Safety Foundation

1920 Ballenger Av, 4th Fl.
Alexandria, Virginia 22314