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MM385

Mosquito

Minor damage, take off accident, RAF Cheddington / USAAF Station 113, 24th March 1944, Thomas E Hughes (pilot) USAAF. Struck Off Charge 23rd July 1947.

Service

Units

  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force


    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 50th Fighter Squadron

People

Places

  • Cheddington

    Military site : airfield
    The main runway at Cheddington fell short of the required 2,000 yards for a class A airfield and it was originally used as a satellite for groups at Bovingdon nearby. Between October 1942 and the end of war in Europe it was used as a Combat Crew...

Events

Event Location Date
Manufactured Hatfield, Hertfordshire, UK 24 November 1943

Built Hatfield, contract number 555/C.23(a), between 24-11-1943 and 4-5-1944.

Crashed Cheddington, Buckinghamshire, UK 24 March 1944

Minor damage, take off accident, RAF Cheddington / USAAF Station 113, 24th March 1944, Thomas E Hughes (pilot) USAAF.

Struck Off Charge 23 July 1947

USAAF - Struck Off Charge 23rd July 1947.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
17 June 2015 18:26:59 Al_Skiff Changes to description
Sources

Production list / mossie.org / http://aviation-safety.net

Date Contributor Update
27 December 2014 20:43:38 Al_Skiff Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, events, unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources

Production list / mossie.org / http://aviation-safety.net

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