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Whitley K7225

Aircraft Model:Armstrong Whitworth Whitley Mk. II
Units:No. 97 Squadron, RAF


8 November 1939Aircraft collided with a tree and then a house when the pilot misjudged his approach to Abingdon.
Pilot: Sgt ARNOLD VERNON STRONG, RAF 522075 (Killed)
Crew: P/O IAN St. JOHN BEERE, RAF 40334 (Killed)
Crew: AC2 ERNEST DUFF, RAF 552565 (Killed)


Chorley, W.R. 1992 Royal Air Force Bomber Command Losses of the Second World War - Volume 1: 1939-1940. Leicester: Midland Counties Publications.

Robertson, B. 1979 British Military Aircraft Serials, 1911-1979. Cambridge: Patrick Stephens Ltd.

Record updated on 5 May 2018.


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