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 Beaufort I  W6480


Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash 26 Jul 42 Aircraft Name Beaufort I Serial Number W6480
Unit 5 (C) OTU Operating Airfield Country
Aircrew details
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Source Coastal Command and Fleet Air Arm Losses Forum Henk Welting's Database

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Beaufort I W6480

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetery/Memorial & Loc Ref
Pilot OfficerThomas DEAN (120923) Beaufort I W6480  Forum Post 1942-07-265 (C) OTU United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Pilot OfficerRalph Ballantyne HENRY (J/7615) Beaufort I W6480  Forum Post 1942-07-265 (C) OTU United KingdomRunnymede Memorial
Pilot OfficerKenneth Stanley NORTON (119355) Wireless Op Beaufort I W6480  Forum Post 1942-07-265 (C) OTU United KingdomHampstead Cemetery
Pilot OfficerRobert Hart PIKE (119357) Beaufort I W6480  Forum Post 1942-07-265 (C) OTU United KingdomRunnymede Memorial

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420501 - Unaccounted airwoman and airmen - 1-5-1942Hi Henk, Pilot of L9838 was P/O R B Henry RCAF (Killed 26/07/42 - W6480) No other reported injuries. Walton Russell Stafford Sketcher All on N7206 Regards Ross ....Read More.Ross_McNeill on 11th July 2009 10:59:33
420501 - Unaccounted airwoman and airmen - 1-5-1942Hello Ross, Do you have the rest of the crew for W6480 please. Kind regards Kevin [QUOTE=Ross_McNeill;31697]Hi Henk, Pilot of L9838 was P/O R B Henry RCAF (Killed 26/07/42 - W6480) No other reported injuries. Walton Russell Stafford Sketcher All on N7206 Regards Ross[/QUOTE] ....Read More.Kevin on 14th July 2009 06:59:16
420501 - Unaccounted airwoman and airmen - 1-5-1942Hi Kevin, They shall grow not old suggests two but I have three casualties on the aircraft at the moment. W6480 P/O R B Henry RCAF P/O T Dean P/O R H Pike Forrm 1180 says 4 so I have one more to find when I review this loss for publication. Regards Ross ....Read More.Ross_McNeill on 15th July 2009 02:55:32
420501 - Unaccounted airwoman and airmen - 1-5-1942Hello friends, Sorry for belated answer. Unaccounted for 26-7-1942: P/O (Pilot) William H. DINGWALL - 118573; P/O (Pilot) Albert F. JACKSON - 119351; LAC (Obs u/t) David H.J. JAMES - 1601530; P/O (WOp/Ag) Kenneth S. NORTON - 119355; F/Sgt Charles E. SMITH - 357985, and AC1 John TROWER - 1343372. Do hope this will bring number four on W6480. One of them also may have been on Magister I serial N3929 of 133 Sqn; crashlanded Chilworth Manor, Godalming, Surrey, killing P/O (Pilot) Gilbert I. OMENS - 108642 (RAF from USA). Regards, Henk. ....Read More.Henk Welting on 28th July 2009 08:34:40
420726 - Unaccounted airmen - 26-7-1942Norton was killed in Beaufort W6480 from Turnberry. July 26th 1942, “Beaufort W6480 crashed in sea 4 ˝ miles from Turnberry Point on bearing 201o P/O K.S. Norton – killed. P/O R.H. Pike, P/O T. Dean, P/O Henry missing believed killed.” July 26th 1942, “Information received Beaufort aircraft crashed in crash four and a half mile from Turnberry Point on bearing 201o: proceeded by ambulance to Girvan Harbour and received from Fishing Trawler at about 2220 hours one member aircraft crew – found to be dead.” The Anson from 10 (O)AFU was in the ORB and it recorded that the crew was unhurt. ....Read More.alclark on 13th September 2009 02:35:36
Coastal Command July 1942COASTAL COMMAND July 1942 1/. - Hampden I - 415 Sqn - AT235. 1/. - Hampden I - 415 Sqn - AT239. 3/. - Beaufort I - 217 Sqn - L9893. 3/. - Beaufort I - 217 Sqn - DD993. 3/. - Beaufort I - 22 Sqn - AW240. 4/. - Hudson III - 1404(Met) Flt - V9111. 5/. - Hudson II - 1(C)OTU - T9372. 8/. - Hudson - 1(C) OTU - N7277. 9/10. - Beaufort IIa - 5(C) OTU - DD874. 11/. - Battle I - 1(C) OTU - L5717. 11/. - Hudson I - 1(C) OTU - T9353. 11/. - Beaufighter VIc - 248 Sqn - T5142. 12/. - Mosquito PR.1 - 1 PRU - W4089. 12/. - Blenheim IV - 2(C) OTU - T1810. 12/. - Hampden TB.I - 489 Sqn - AT131. 13/. - Blenheim IV - 404 Sqn - K7120. 15/. - Wellington Ic - 3(C) OTU - W5619 ? 15/. - Hudson IIIa - 48 Sqn - FH378. 15/. - Catalina I - 119 Sqn - AH545. 16/. - Hampden TB.I - 455 Sqn RAAF - P2145 17/. - Beaufort I - 5(C) OTU - N1003. 18/. - Spitfire IV - 1PRU - BP921 19/. - Hampden I - 5(C)OTU - P2100. 20/. - Wellington Ic - 7(C) OTU - DV772. 20/. - Botha - 3 SGR - W5142. 21/. - Blenheim IV - 2(C)OTU - Z5723. 21/. - Beaufighter Ic - 235 Sqn - T4794. 21/. - Beaufighter VIc - 248 Sqn - X8090. 21/. - Hudson V - 608 Sqn - AM791. 21/. - Hudson III - 1404(Met) Flt - T9460. 22/. - Hampden I - 489 Sqn - P1219. 24/. - Hampden I - 5(C) OTU - P5313. 24/. - Beaufort IIa - 86 Sqn - AW308. 24/. - Beaufort IIa - 86 Sqn - AW355. 24/. - Beaufort IIa - 86 Sqn - AW356. 25/. - Beaufort IIa - 86 Sqn - AW274. 26/. - Sunderland I - 230 Sqn - L5806. 26/. - Beaufort I - 5(C)OTU - W6480. 26/. - Mosquito IV - 1401(Met) Flt - DK289. 27/. - Beaufighter VIC - 2(C)OTU - T5160 27/. - Mosquito PR.IV - 1(C) OTU - W4067. 28/. - Beaufort II - 86 Sqn - AW296. 28/. - Hudson V - 206 Sqn - AM805. 28/. - Beaufort I - 217 Sqn - L9820. 30/. - Spitfire PR.IV - 1PRU - AA800. 30/. - Spitfire IV - 1PRU - AB301. 30/. - Whitley VII - 502 Sqn - Z9192. 30/. - Hudson V - 407 Sqn - AM-860. 31/. - Hampden I - 415 Sqn - AD762. 31/. - Sunderland - 10Sqn RAAF - W3994. 31/. - Sunderland III - 201P2145.W4025. 31/. - Hudson III - 500 Sqn - FH375. ....Read More.Alex Smart on 24th August 2018 07:27:42


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