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 Harvard IIb  FE891



Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  27 Dec 43 Aircraft Name  Harvard IIB Serial Number  FE891
Unit  152 OTU Operating Airfield  Peshawar Country  India
Aircrew details F/Sgt Denis Walter EARNEY* (1376685)
Sgt Tilbury*
Details Killed during practice flying in Harvard
Source ORB

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431228 - Unaccounted Airmen - 28-12-1943[QUOTE]PAKISTAN EARNEY, Denis Walter - F/S (Pilot) - probably killed whilst flying in Harvard IIB, FE891 of No 152 OTU, which dived into the ground near Peshawar. TILBURY, Kenneth James - Sgt (Pilot) - probably killed whilst flying in Harvard IIB, FE891 of No 152 OTU, which dived into the ground near Peshawar.[/QUOTE] As per the ORB of 152 OTU, both were killed in the Harvard while practicing instrument flying on the 27th of December and not 28th. ....Read More.Jagan on 6th November 2013 12:54:58


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