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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 210795
Last updated: 6 November 2019
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Date:15-FEB-1932
Time:day
Type:Fairey IIIF
Owner/operator:RAF Leuchars
Registration: S1332
C/n / msn: F.1072
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near RAF Leuchars, Fife -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Leuchars, Fife
Destination airport:RAF Leuchars, Fife
Narrative:
Fairey IIIF S1332, RAF Leuchars: Written off (destroyed) 15/2/32 when involved in a mid air collision with Avro 504N J8509, near RAF Leuchars, Fife. Both crew of Fairey IIIF S1332 were killed:

Flying Officer Herbert George Hicks killed
AC.1 Richard Beattie (aged 25) killed

Sub-Lt Arthur Allison Fitzroy Talbot injured in Avro 504N J8509, which made a successful emergency landing at RAF Leuchars

Sources:

1. http://www.rcawsey.co.uk/Acc1934.htm
2. http://www.rafcommands.com/forum/showthread.php?17601-RAF-fatalities-1932


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-May-2018 14:32 Dr. John Smith Added

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