ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 151034
Last updated: 12 February 2020
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:10-JUL-1941
Time:Night ?
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk I
Owner/operator:57 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (57 OTU RAF)
Registration: R6601
C/n / msn: 683
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Two Mills, nr Ledsham -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Hawarden, Flintshire
Destination airport:RAF Hawarden
Narrative:
Missed the landing approach to Hawarden and crashed at Two Mills near Ledsham, some miles north of the airfield.
Crashed and burned, pilot killed. SOC 11/7/41.
Crew:
Sgt Robert Emerson NICKERSON (pilot) RCAF - killed.

Sources:

Spitfire production list.
RAF Casualties-1941.
CWGC


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Dec-2012 16:48 angels one five Added
27-Jun-2015 13:42 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description