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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 152319
Last updated: 15 August 2020
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Date:13-MAY-1941
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:234 (Madras Presidency) Squadron Royal Air Force (234 (Madras Presidency) Sqn RAF)
Registration: P7317
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:The Channel -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Warmwell, Dorset
Destination airport:
Narrative:
P7317 collided with Spitfire P7779 over the Channel and crashed.
The pilot baled out but was never found.
Crew:
Sgt (958422) Eric Leonard STOODLEY (pilot) RAFVR - killed

Sources:

Spitfire production list
RAF Casualties-1941
CWGC


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Jan-2013 23:32 angels one five Added
29-May-2013 13:46 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
19-Sep-2013 07:46 angels one five Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
31-Oct-2014 17:10 SIS07 Updated [Operator, Phase, Narrative]
26-Nov-2014 07:26 angels one five Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
02-Jun-2015 13:19 Fuxs Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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