Category: Data

SEAC Losses – Westland Lysander

Lysander N1273 , BF-C of No.28 Squadron.  Crashed on Take Off Kohat. Sgt RIDLEY attempted to take off in coarse pitch, failed to gain height and crashed outside the airfield perimeter. Pilot escaped unhurt, but aircraft was written off. In…

P-47 Thunderbolt with the RAF

Courtesy: Joe Baugher The Royal Air Force was supplied with a total of 830 P-47Ds. In RAF service, the “razorback” P-47D was known as the Thunderbolt I and the “bubble canopy” P-47D was known as Thunderbolt II. Thunderbolt Is were…

SEAC Aircraft Losses Database

If you look at the top right portion of the “Research Section” above on the home page, you will notice that the SEAC Aircraft Losses link is active. This new section on the website – covers the Harvard and Hurricane…

CWGC WW2 Air Forces Casualties Query Tool

Everyone knows how frustrating the CWGC Search Tool can be when trying to locate the record for an airmen. If you do not have the complete information, it may take several takes of the clunky search facility to finally locate…

The RAF Aircraft Serial Number Look-up tool

We present a Serial Number look up tool that will help you identify a mis-recorded serial number for an aircraft. This searches a database of all RAF aircraft serial numbers. Currently this contains over 250,000+ look ups for Serials of RAF aircraft.…