ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 90243
Last updated: 29 December 2019
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.

Date:23-JUL-1943
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SPIT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Supermarine Spitfire Mk XII
Owner/operator:41 Squadron Royal Air Force (41 Sqn RAF)
Registration: EN238
C/n / msn: 4087
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:? -   United Kingdom
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Westhampnett Sussex
Destination airport:
Narrative:
F/S Peter Graham was flying this aircraft (sqn code EB-Q) on 23/7/43 on a "Rhubarb" when it was struck by flak just behind the cockpit, wounding Graham in the arm and damaging his hearing.
Damage Cat. CB
Aircraft to AST Hamble for repairs.

Category AC Flying Accident 30/10/44; Repaired on Site 4/11/44

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20050316110146/http://brew.clients.ch:80/EN221-238.htm#The


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Feb-2011 13:32 ThW Added
01-Jan-2012 11:29 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
01-Jan-2012 11:38 Anon. Updated [Operator]
08-Nov-2012 18:41 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description