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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22071
Last updated: 7 April 2019
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Date:07-DEC-1941
Time:
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: R7126
C/n / msn: 1452
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Parkgate Road, Chester, Cheshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Hawarden, Flintshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The pilot became disorientated in a snowstorm, lost control of the aircraft and struck a tree.
Crashed and exploded.
Crew:
Sgt (1375855) Stanley Wyard BRADSHAW (pilot) RAFVR - killed

Stanley Bradshaw is buried at Hawarden (St Deiniol) Churchyard.

Sources:

Spitfire production list.
CWGC


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Aug-2008 23:15 Anon. Added
04-Aug-2008 08:17 Anon. Updated
13-Feb-2011 22:59 angels one five Updated [Date, Cn, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
28-Dec-2011 07:44 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
23-Jan-2012 02:52 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
09-Nov-2012 00:24 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
27-Jun-2015 08:37 Angel dick one Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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