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 Mohawk AX895


Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  30 Sep 42 Aircraft Name  Mohawk IV Serial Number  AX895
Unit  5 Sqdn Operating Airfield   Country  Burma
Aircrew details Sgt William Geoffrey THOMAS* (655563)
Details 12 ac took off from Feni to attack Akyab. ONe aircraft crashed on airfield during attack. Pilot believed killed
Source ORB
Date of Crash  30 Sep 42 Aircraft Name  Mohawk IV Serial Number  AX895
Unit  5 Sqdn Operating Airfield   Country  Burma
Aircrew details
Details 
Source Henk Welting's Database

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Mohawk IV AX895

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
Flight SergeantWilliam Geoffrey THOMAS (655563) Mohawk AX895   1942-09-305 Sqdn AIR27 SingaporeSingapore Memorial


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Related Posts in RAF Commands Forum

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F/S. W G. Thomas RAFVRThomas was killed when his Mohawk crashed during an attack on Akyab satellite field, possibly due to pilot error. Seems the airfield was a dummy one, and the aircraft on the ground turned out to be dummy aircraft. Shores doesn't give a serial number. From Vol 3 of Shores' et al "Bloody Shambles" A EDIT: According to Beauchamp's "Mohawks over Burma" the aircraft was AX895, and Thomas hit a tree during the attack ....Read More.Amrit on 4th October 2008 08:07:37


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