ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 185606
Last updated: 16 April 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:22-AUG-1941
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk IIF
Owner/operator:255 Squadron Royal Air Force (255 Sqn RAF)
Registration: R2403
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near RAF Coltishall, Norfolk -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Coltishall, Norfolk
Narrative:
Beaufighter R2403 - Crashed on final approach to RAF Coltishall. 22.8.1941
Crew:
W/Cdr (34037) John Stuart BARTLETT DFC (pilot) RAF - killed
Sgt (981544) Thomas Richard SALKELD (obs.) RAFVR - killed

Sources:

RAF 255 Sqdn ORB


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Mar-2016 16:07 Nepa Added
21-Mar-2016 18:59 Next Updated [Date, Location, Destination airport]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description