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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238167
Last updated: 14 October 2021
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Date:07-MAY-1941
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic beau model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bristol Beaufighter Mk IF
Owner/operator:29 Squadron Royal Air Force (29 Sqn RAF)
Registration: R2260
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Missing -   United Kingdom
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF West Malling, Kent
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Beaufighter R2260, 29 Squadron, aerial combat, enemy action, 7 May 1941.
Circumstances of the aircraft loss: Baled out and lost.
Crew:
W/Cdr (26218) Stanley Charles WIDDOWS DFC (pilot) RAF: injured;
Sgt (746911) Browne RYALL (obs) RAFVR : missing believed killed;

Sources:

http://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/r/C16755594
AIR81/6296


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Jul-2020 21:52 Nepa Added [Operator]

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