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Sunderland L2165

Aircraft Model:Short Sunderland Mk. I
Identities:L2165
Units:No. 210 Squadron, RAF

Timeline

18 September 1939Aircraft crashed in the sea at the entrance to Milford Haven while returning from an anti-submarine patrol.
Pilot: F/Lt THOMAS IVOR DAVIES, RAF 34103 (Killed)
Crew: P/O GORDON WILLIAM SUTTON, RAF 40647 (Killed)
Crew: P/O GORDON WILLIAM BRANT, RAF 40598 (Killed)
Crew: Cpl RONALD WESLEY EWENS, RAF 563456 (Killed)
Crew: AC1 MICHAEL MURPHY, RAF 518041 (Killed)
Crew: AC1 FREDERICK JESSE SOFFE, RAF 566819 (Missing)
Crew: AC1 WILLIAM ARTHUR SOANES, RAF 521516 (Killed)
Crew: AC1 FREDERICK ERNEST HUDSON, RAF 529152 (Missing)
Crew: AC2 JACK MOSS, RAF 570205 (Killed)
Crew: AC2 WILLIAM ATTRATA O'BRIEN, RAF 552026 (Killed)

References

McNeill, R. 2003 Royal Air Force Coastal Command Losses of the Second World War - Volume 1: Aircraft and Crew Losses, 1939-1941. Hinckley: Midland Publishing.

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

Record updated on 28 April 2018.


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