Accident Westland Lysander Mk II N1263,
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Date:Saturday 18 May 1940
Type:Silhouette image of generic LYSA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Westland Lysander Mk II
Owner/operator:4 Sqn RAF
Registration: N1263
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Outer, East Flanders -   Belgium
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Monchy-Lagache
Destination airport:
Operation: Tactical Reconnaissance
F/O (25130) Ernest C. Ford (pilot) RAF - killed Outer Communal Cemetery, B
F/O (72424)) Kenneth W. Graham (AG) RAF - killed Outer Communal Cemetery, B
Shot down by Me 109's. Crashed at Outer, near Ninove. Believed to be the aircraft claimed by Oberlt Rempel and Uffz Wischnewski of 6./JG2 south-east of Brussels 19.10 hrs.


History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
9 March 1940 L6852 4 Sqn RAF 1 Lille-Ronchin airfield, Nord w/o
Bounced on landing

Revision history:

19-Jun-2011 12:12 ThW Added
19-Jun-2013 10:40 Nepa Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
14-Nov-2022 00:55 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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