Accident Douglas DB-7B Boston Mk III W8292, Saturday 2 January 1943
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Date:Saturday 2 January 1943
Type:Silhouette image of generic A20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas DB-7B Boston Mk III
Owner/operator:418 (City of Edmonton) Sqn RCAF
Registration: W8292
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:RAF Bradwell Bay, Essex, England -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:RAF Bradwell Bay, Essex
Destination airport:RAF Bradwell Bay
While conducting a local sortie the aircraft crashed after entering a spin. Two crew members and an Air Cadet passenger were killed.


1.ORB 418 Sqdn RCAF


418 Sqn ORB entry for 2 Jan 43

Revision history:

22-Jan-2022 18:00 grapeshot418 Added
04-Jul-2022 08:30 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Operator]

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