Date & Time: Oct 14, 1941
Type of aircraft:
Saro A.36 Lerwick
Operator:
Registration:
L7268
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Training
Survivors:
Yes
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
12
Crew fatalities:
9
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
9
Circumstances:
Crashed in unknown circumstances into the sea some 7 miles northwest of the Tarbat Ness Lighthouse. Three crew members were rescued while all nine others were killed.
Crew (4th OTU):
W/O R. Bette, †
Sgt J. A. Johnston, †
P/O G. D. Gilmour, †
P/O A. G. Hall, †
AC2 G. Kidd, †
AC1 J. K. Kidd, †
Sgt P. Spackman, †
AC2 S. O. Wainwright, †
Sgt R. W. Ballard, †
P/O V. Marshall,
Sgt H. F. Cole,
AC2 D. P. Taylor.