- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: August 23, 1942
Time: 1342
Location: Near Dunbeath, Scotland
Operator: Military - Royal Air Force
Flight #: ?
Route: Oban - Invergordon - Keflavik
AC Type: Short Sunderland
Registration: W4026
cn / ln: ?
Aboard: 15   (passengers:11  crew:4)
Fatalities: 14   (passengers:10  crew:4)
Ground: 0
Summary: The plane crashed while on a flight to Iceland during WWII. The aircraft was part of the 228th Squadron RAF. The plane hit high ground at Eagle Rock in the Scottish Highlands in poor visibility. Possible navigational error but exact cause unknown. Prince George, Duke of Kent was among the dead.
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