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Vengeance I AN907 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database] RAFCommands.com

 Vengeance I AN907



Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  04 Jan 43 Aircraft Name  Vengeance I Serial Number  AN907
Unit  319 MU Operating Airfield  Jodhpur Country  India
Aircrew details Sgt HETHERINGTON(1325596)
Sgt HAGGER(929741)
Details Overshot landing and overturned 4.1.43. [Jodhpur]. 1 Hudson and 4 Vengeances arrived from Karachi. Vengeance AN907 crashed on landing, turning completely over. The aircraft caught fire but was promptly extinguished by the Crash party. Both the pilot and gunner were slight injured - the pilot being admitted to Windham Hospital. Salvage Operations were taken in hand by 319 MU and the aircraft removed from aerodrome by 1830 hours.
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