Great Western Canal Crash Site, Devon UK
N 50° 54.007 W 003° 26.593
30U E 468832 N 5638811
Quick Description: A crash site on the Great Western Canal, near Tiverton in Devon UK
Location: United Kingdom
Date Posted: 9/4/2008 10:00:36 AM
Waymark Code: WM4KY7
This memorial is situated on the tow path of the Great Western Canal. It is in memory of Pilot Flt Lt Roger Moore and Navigator Fg Off. Martin E J Archard who crashed at the spot on the canal on the 21 November 1961 in a Canberra Bomber RAF Serial no. XM266, they were on a training flight from Germany to Devon.
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Date of Crash: 11/21/1961
Aircraft Model: Canberra Bomber RAF Serial no. XM266
Military or Civilian: Military
Cause of Crash:
Engine caught fire.
Tail Number: Not listed
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