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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 68956
Last updated: 29 January 2020
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Date:25-JAN-1942
Time:
Type:Gloster Gladiator Mk I
Owner/operator:2 AACU RAF
Registration: K7935
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Fort Grange, Gosport, Hampshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Collided with Portsmouth balloon barrage & crashed.

Pilot: Sqn/Ldr (39607) Walter Stafford Bowyer RAF killed.

Sources:

Air Britain The K File The RAF of the 1930s


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Oct-2009 17:06 JINX Added
05-Jan-2016 08:33 Jixn Updated [Operator, Narrative]

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