Date & Time: Apr 11, 1942
Operator:
Registration:
Z7263
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Military
Survivors:
Yes
MSN:
6293
YOM:
1935
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
4
Pax fatalities:
3
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
3
Circumstances:
Shortly after take off from Doncaster Airport, while in initial climb, the twin engine aircraft stalled and crashed in flames in a wooded area. Three passengers were killed while both other occupants were seriously injured. The aircraft was destroyed by a post crash fire.
Crew (4th Squadron):
S/L Edward Claude Inglefield,
P/O Charles John Roger Boyce,
AC2 William Giblin.