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Vengeance II AN613 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database]

 Vengeance II AN613

c/n: Mk.I 1AGS Dived into ground near Badnawar 17.12.43 More information in:

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  17 Dec 43 Aircraft Name  Vengeance II Serial Number  AN613
Unit  320 MU Operating Airfield  Bairagarh Country  India
Aircrew details WO Joseph Anthony James Jewell PIERSON*(R101930)
F Sgt Reginald Royle BURGESS*
Details Crashed enroute to Bhopal crashed at Badnagar. Dived into ground [RCAF Cas File]. Belonged to 21 FC. Pilot of Vengeance aircraft which was being ferried to this unit. Aircraft crashed and was found burnt out. Body stated to be burnt to 5th degree. Accident occured approx 120 miles .from Bairagarh. [ORB}. Crashed at BADNAWAR, DHAR State 2302 N 7514 E killing pilot and WOP/AG. Both aircraft and crew ere completely burnt out.
Source ORB

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431217 - Unaccounted Airwoman & Airmen - 17-12-1943Hello, INDIA. BURGESS/PIERSON RCAF . No.1 AGS (India) Vultee Vengeance II AN613 - Dived into ground near Badnawar. Cause not known. A-B AA100 - AZ999. p.107. Col. ....Read More.COL BRUGGY on 14th October 2013 11:18:21
431217 - Unaccounted Airwoman & Airmen - 17-12-1943Vengeance AN613 and Vengeance AN759 both were new allotments that crashed enroute to Bhopal where 1 AGS was. That probably accounts for Malcolms post that they were from 320MU (Karachi). and crashed after being dispatched to 1 AGS at Bhopal/Bairagarh. AN613 was apparently the more serious crash. A Vultee representative arriving in Bhopal a couple of days after the crash to visit the crash site personally (presumaby for the CoI) Source: No.1 AGS ORB ....Read More.Jagan on 14th October 2013 06:19:00

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