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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 89069
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Date:31-AUG-1941
Time:
Type:Boulton Paul Defiant Mk I
Owner/operator:96 Squadron Royal Air Force (96 Sqn RAF)
Registration: N3383
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:field adjacent to Sandbach Grammar School, Crewe Road, Sandbach. -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Cranage, Cheshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Defiant N3383 - Engine failure. Crash landing at 31.8.1941
Crew :
Pilot Officer E H Jacob (pilot) seriously injured
Sergeant A F Arnold (AG) seriously injured
Pilot Officer J E Herbert: injured;

Sources:

http://www.phoneman.org/96sqdn/96sdnpages16_20.htm
AIR81/8740


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Jan-2011 15:29 ThW Added
12-Jan-2012 13:11 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
23-Aug-2013 17:53 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
24-Aug-2014 14:52 Gloug Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
17-Aug-2020 21:26 Glog Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Location, Source, Narrative, Operator]

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