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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 175248
Last updated: 11 May 2020
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Date:14-OCT-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk IIa
Owner/operator:52 Operational Training Unit Royal Air Force (52 OTU RAF)
Registration: P8381
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:nr RAF Babdown Farm, Gloucestershire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Training
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Babdown Farm, Gloucestershire
Narrative:
Presentation aircraft " Stroud and District ".
P8381 crashed on approach to the Relief Landing Ground at Babdown Farm and caught fire. The aircraft was declared Category E, and written off the books.
Crew:
Sgt (613110) Henry MORTON (pilot) RAF - killed

Sources:

Spitfire production list
Gifts of War
CWGC
cwgc


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Apr-2015 07:53 angels one five Added
18-Jun-2015 07:54 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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