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Master I N7496
Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry
|Date of Crash || 10 Sep 40 ||Aircraft Name || Master I ||Serial Number || N7496 |
|Unit || 8 FTS ||Operating Airfield || ||Country || UK|
|Aircrew details || |
|Source|| Henk Welting's Database|
National Archives AIR81
|Citation ||AIR81 Casualty File Description ||Link |
|AIR81/3183||Leading Aircraftman S S Savage: killed; aircraft accident, Little Brechin, mid-air collision between Master N7565 and Master N7496, 8 Flying Training School, 10 September 1940.||C16472571|
|AIR81/3184||Flying Officer J T M Parker: killed; Sergeant C S Doll: uninjured; aircraft accident, Brechin, mid-air collision between Master N7496 and Master N7565, 8 Flying Training School, 10 September 1940.||C16472572|
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|400910 - Unaccounted airmen - 10-9-1940||What caused the death of following airmen:
AC2 Frederick GORDON - 1305202 - name not in Flight archives.
F/O (Pilot) John T.M. PARKER - 72485 - killed on active service, buried Montrose (Sleepyhillock) Cem., Angus (UK8193), and
LAC (Pilot u/t) Stewart S. SAVAGE - 903852 - killed on active service and buried same cemetery as F/O Parker.
Proposed aircraft losses:
Blenheim I - K7073 - 2 SAC - crashed on overshoot 2 miles S of Andover
Master I - N7496 and N7565 - 8 FTS - collided over Brechin, Angus.
Also known that the Luftwaffe bombed aerodromes West Malling, Cambridge and Tangmere.
Regards and thanks for your help.
Henk. ....Read More.||Henk Welting on 23rd March 2008 09:21:01|
|400910 - Unaccounted airmen - 10-9-1940||Parker and Savage were killed in the collision between N7565 and N7496, below is the extract from the ORB.
September 10th 1940, “Master aircraft N7565 piloted by FO J.T.M. Parker with 901699 Sgt
Doll, C.S. collided over Brechin with Master aircraft N7496, piloted by 903852 LAC Savage,
S.S. FO Parker and LAC Savage were killed. Sgt Doll made a successful parachute descent.” ....Read More.||alclark on 23rd March 2008 11:39:44|