ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 219004
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Narrative:21.4.16: Sopwith Schneider Seaplane (Modified) No.3752, RNAS Calshot. Written off (destroyed) when stalled and dived into the sea, at Southampton Water, 1½ miles north of Cowes, Isle of Wight. Pilot - Flt Sub-Lt Arthur Connorton Saw (aged 34) - was killed. According to reports, he was severely injured in the crash and died later at Alverstoke, Gosport, Hampshire. He is buried in Haslar Royal Naval Cemetery, Gosport.
|Type:||Sopwith Schneider Seaplane (Modified)|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1|
|Aircraft damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Southampton Water, 1½ miles north of Cowes, Isle of Wight -
|Phase:|| Initial climb|
|Departure airport:||Southampton Water, off Calshot, Hampshire|
|Destination airport:||Southampton Water, off Calshot, Hampshire|
|Confidence Rating:|| Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources|
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