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Date of Crash: 30 Mar 43 Aircraft Type: Mohawk Serial Number:  Unit: 5 Sqdn
Pilot details: Flt Lt Jonathan RASHLEIGH(41095)Source: ORB
Details: Air/Cbt Write off Safe. Ac damaged. belly landing at 140mph at Karakipura. three cows on ground killed, engine seperated. [ORB} Hit again, went into a steep turn. His rudder controls were shot away and one aileron was not working. Smoke appeared in cockpit. He could not get his flaps down and made a belly landing at 140mph near KARAKIPURA. On the account of the confined space at his disposla, he had to literally fly his aircraft into the ground.

 
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