Accident Handley Page 0/400 F302, Thursday 1 April 1920
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Date:Thursday 1 April 1920
Type:Handley Page 0/400
Owner/operator:216 Sqn RAF
Registration: F302
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Dagesh near Abu Hamed, 345 north of Khartoum -   Sudan
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Khartoum
Destination airport:Cairo
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
In-flight structural failure crashed in flames.

Fg Off John Barclay Jaques MC (killed)
Fg Off Desmond Wilkie Sibley (killed)
Sgt Edmund West Wadey DFM (Killed)
AC2 Reginald Colin Meldrum (killied)


1. Lancashire Evening Post - Preston, Lancashire, England 05-04-1920
2. Air Britain: "RAF Aircraft J1 - J9999" (1987)

Revision history:

13-Jan-2018 13:13 Cobar Added
28-Jan-2021 18:18 Castleace Updated [Date, Registration, Operator, Location, Source]
29-Jan-2021 14:24 Castleace Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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