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Spitfire Ia R6918 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database]

 Spitfire Ia R6918

Ia 877 EA MIII FF 11.....[TRUNCATED] More information in: Spitfire Site

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash  11 Aug 40 Aircraft Name  Spitfire I Serial Number  R6918
Unit  610 Sqdn Operating Airfield   Country  France
Aircrew details
Source Henk Welting's Database

National Archives AIR81

Citation AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/1304Sergeant J H Tanner: missing, later reported dead; Spitfire R6918 failed to return from air operations over the English Channel, 11 August 1940.C14502724

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Spitfire I R6918

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
Flight SergeantJohn Henry TANNER (565125) Pilot Spitfire Ia R6918  AIR81/1304 1940-08-11610 Sqdn AIR27 FranceCalais Southern Cemetery

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