Accident Vickers Wellington Mk I L4379, Saturday 2 January 1943
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Date:Saturday 2 January 1943
Type:Silhouette image of generic well model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Vickers Wellington Mk I
Owner/operator:18 OTU RAF
Registration: L4379
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Wilford, near Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Bramcote, Warwickshire
Destination airport:
Wellington L4379: Crashed on navex exercise. 02/01/1943

Crew:Polish & all but one baled out.
P/O A. Ratajczak OK.
P/O C. Czekalski OK.
Sgt A.E. Korzeniowski killed.
Sgt J Drapala OK.
Sgt R. Baszowski OK.
Sgt M. Nogacki OK.


Air-Britain Royal Air Force Aircraft L1000-N9999

Revision history:

18-Mar-2008 15:20 JINX Added
18-Jan-2012 09:38 Nepa Updated [Operator, Narrative]
22-Aug-2013 21:19 JINX Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
16-Mar-2015 09:46 Jixon Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]

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