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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163865
Last updated: 2 August 2020
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Date:22-SEP-1940
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic SWOR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fairey Swordfish Mk I
Owner/operator:825 Sqn FAA RN
Registration: L2860
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Lake Krycktjärn, 9km E Stugun, Jämtland -   Sweden
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:HMS Furious
Destination airport:HMS Furious
Narrative:
Mark: G5-F. Attacked Trondheim harbor. Norway. Lost orientation and could not return to the carrier. Forced landing in a field, possibly struck a barn and came to rest upside down.

Sources:

Rolph Wegmann: "Brittiska Nödlandare 1940-1945"



Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Feb-2014 20:02 Masen63 Added
27-Nov-2014 19:55 Nick Slaughter Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

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