Date & Time: Apr 23, 1940
Operator:
Registration:
K9043
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Bombing
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Dishforth - Dishforth
YOM:
1939
Country:
World
Region:
World
Crew on board:
5
Crew fatalities:
5
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
5
Circumstances:
The aircraft left RAF Dishforth at 2150LT on a bombing mission over the airfield of Aalborg, Denmark. En route, the aircraft disappeared into the North Sea. No trace was found.
Crew (51st Squadron):
F/O J. R. Birch,
Sgt L. A. Compton,
Sgt H. Jackson,
Cpl J. C. McIntyre,
AC1 N. A. Young.