ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232678
Last updated: 31 January 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.

Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk IF
Owner/operator:89 Squadron Royal Air Force (89 Sqn RAF)
Registration: X7700
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:1 mile west of RAS Charib -   Egypt
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAS Charib
Destination airport:
Beaufighter X7700 T/o at 17:40 hrs for defensive patrol. Engine failure aircraft an crashed 1mile west of RAS Charib.27.9.1942
W/Cdr (17150) George Hedley STAINFORTH AFC (pilot) RAF - killed
P/O (47162) Peter Turner LAWSON (nav.) RAF - killed


ORB 89 Sqdn RAF

Revision history:

31-Jan-2020 14:14 Nepa Added [Operator]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description