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 Wellington I  L4288


Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  30 Oct 39 Aircraft Name  Wellington I Serial Number  L4288
Unit  9 Sqdn Operating Airfield   Country  UK
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Details 
Source Henk Welting's Database

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Citation AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/1614Flying Officer P E Torkington-Leech, Squadron Leader L S Lamb (RNZAF), Sergeant C A Bryant, Leading Aircraftman S H A Hawkins, Aircraftman E Grant, Flying Officer J F Chandler, Pilot Officer C C Cameron (RNZAF), Aircraftman L G Dicks, Aircraftman W Chapman: killed; Wellington L4363 and Wellington L4288, 9 Squadron; mid-air collision, 30 October 1939.C16359602

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Wellington I L4288

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
Pilot OfficerColin Charles CAMERON (40987) Pilot Wellington I L4288   1939-10-30215 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomHonington (All Saints) Churchy
Flying OfficerJohn Frank CHANDLER (39221) Pilot Wellington I L4288  AIR81/1614 1939-10-309 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomHonington (All Saints) Churchy
Aircraftman 2nd ClassWalter James CHAPMAN (620138) Wellington I L4288  AIR81/1614 1939-10-309 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomDagenham (Ss. Peter And Paul)
Aircraftman 2nd ClassLeonard George DICKS (613687) Wireless Operator Wellington I L4288  AIR81/1614 1939-10-309 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomSwansea (Cwmgelly) Cemetery


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