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Wellington Ic R1293
Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry
|Date of Crash || 15 Nov 43 ||Aircraft Name || Wellington Ic ||Serial Number || R1293 |
|Unit || 21 OTU ||Operating Airfield || ||Country || UK|
|Aircrew details || |
|Source|| Henk Welting's Database|
National Archives AIR81
|Citation ||AIR81 Casualty File Description ||Link |
|AIR81/8470||Sergeant R M Dent, Sergeant W Bubb: injured; Sergeant E Coleman, Sergeant E Clarke, Sergeant W Paxton, Sergeant J Derbyshire: uninjured; enemy action during operational flight, Wellington R1293, 99 Squadron, 21 August 1941.||C16924312|
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|Wellington T2518 crash 12. 1. 41||David.
The logbook I have for 12 December does show Arnold recorded doing a test flight of only 20 minutes and a another of just 15 minutes in R1293
The recollection of the A Flight commander indicates a January date for the crash so we do have a slight conflict of whats what.
However I now know what happend to the Squadron Leader who was at the controls. THANKS ....Read More.||colinpateman on 9th October 2012 03:39:45|