Accident Avro 504N J8568, Thursday 17 March 1932
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Date:Thursday 17 March 1932
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic A504 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Avro 504N
Owner/operator:CFS RAF
Registration: J8568
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Pilsgate, Barnack, near Wittering, Northamptonshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Wittering, Northamptonshire
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Avro 504N J8568, Central Flying School, Wittering: Written off (destroyed) 17/3/32 when crashed at Pilsgate, Barnack, near Wittering, Northamptonshire (at approximate co ordinates 52.633°N 0.407°W). Both crew on board were killed:

Sgt Joseph Ivan Richardson (Service Number 335995, aged 26) killed
Sgt Noel William Nicholls (pilot, Service Number 335419, aged 28) killed

Sources:

1. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Acc1934.htm
2. http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/showthread.php?17601-RAF-fatalities-1932
3. http://www.orpheusweb.co.uk/vicsmith/Accidents/Mar32.html
4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barnack

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-May-2018 15:47 Dr. John Smith Added
20-Nov-2018 15:55 Nepa Updated [Operator, Nature, Operator]

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