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Spitfire

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Serial Mk c/n Fac Eng History
BP844VbT2520SuperM45FF 24-1-42 6MU 4-2-42 Crosby Co 10-2-42 Queen Victoria 2-3-42 Gibraltar 13-3-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 21-3-42 249Sq 'GN-W' 126Sq 2-4-42 Shot down off Malta 2-4-42 FH17:05 P/O WF McCarthy (RCAF)+
BP845VbT2537SuperM45FF 28-1-42 6MU 4-2-42 Crosby Co 10-2-42 Queen Victoria 2-3-42 Gibraltar 13-3-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 21-3-42 249Sq Spun into ground nr Safi 9-5-42 P/O HA Milburn+ 137MU 18-5-42 249Sq SOC 24-11-42 137MU 28-11-42 for salvage
BP846VbT2538SuperM46Special FF 28-1-42 6MU 4-2-42 Crosby Co 13-2-42 Queen Victoria 2-3-42 Gibraltar 13-3-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 21-3-42 249Sq crash landing CB ops 25-3-42 SOC 2-5-42
BP847VbT2565SuperM46Special FF 10-2-42 6MU 11-2-42 39MU 11-2-42 Crosby Co 27-2-42 Denpark 14-3-42 Takoradi 17-4-42 Middle East 12-6-42 145Sq 'ZX-E' 'ZX-Z' Crashed in sea nr El Alamein 16-9-42 FLt JJP Sabourin (RCAF)+
BP848VbT2547SuperM46Special FF 31-1-42 6MU 4-2-42 Crosby Co 10-2-42 Conakrian 8-3-42 Takoradi 24-4-42 Middle East 5-6-42 145Sq 'ZX-C' Aboukir 9-7-42 FACB 28-7-42 145Sq 'ZX-V' 5-10-42 Severed tail unit of another aircraft in formation Aboukir FACE 21-10-42 Sgt FA Stillman safe
BP849VbT2558SuperM45FF 4-2-42 8MU 6-2-42 Crosby Co 19-2-42 Queen Victoria 2-3-42 Gibraltar 13-3-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 21-3-42 249Sq 'GN-U' Destroyed in air raid Ta Kali FACE 21-4-42 SOC 6-5-42
BP850VbT2559SuperM46Special FF 4-2-42 8MU 6-2-42 Crosby Co 18-2-42 Queen Victoria 2-3-42 Gibraltar 13-3-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 21-3-42 601Sq 'F' 249Sq 'F' Crashlanded after glycol leak nr Siggiewi Malta 24-4-42 Sgt EA Crist safe SOC 5-5-42 FH8:40
BP851VbT2569SuperM45FF 10-2-42 for special commitment 8MU 13-2-42 enemy action 21-2-42 3FPP Nosed over after landing 47MU Sealand 24-2-42 Sobo 20-4-42 Takoradi 27-5-42 Middle East 17-6-42 145Sq 'ZX-A' FTR ops last seen chasing e/a over El Alamein 5-7-42 FLt AGDeB Monk+
BP852VbT2567SuperM45FF 10-2-42 8MU 11-2-42 39MU 11-2-42 Crosby Co 27-2-42 Denpark 14-3-42 Takoradi 17-4-42 Middle East 16-5-42 145Sq 'ZX-T' CB ops 16-6-42 601Sq 'B' 3-8-42 overshot landing Helwan 19-8-42 shot down belly landed LG101 7-11-42 P/O DE Llewelyn safe. force landed LG159 16-1-43 MECCU 73OTU 23-6-43 became 4178M
BP853VbT2568SuperM46Special FF 10-2-42 8MU 11-2-42 CRD Worthy Down 25-2-42 39MU 25-3-42 Crosby Co 5-4-42 47MU 11-4-42 Ripley 30-4-42 Takoradi 3-6-42 145Sq Middle East SOC 1-8-42
BP854Vc2595CHAM46FF 14-2-42 8MU 17-2-42 3SLG 2-4-42 Cv VcT 11-5-42 1FPP lost in cloud aircraft abandoned crashed nr Cheriton Winchester CE dbf 15-8-42 F/O P Avery (ATA) slt inj SOC 15-8-42
BP855VcT2557SuperM46LRVcT Special FF 4-2-42 8MU 6-2-42 2FPP f/l due camshaft seizure Wroughton 6-5-42 501Sq 'SD-Y' Scramble pm Engaged two He59s and four Fw190s north of Cherbourg Last seen with a Fw190 on his tail 5-8-42 Sgt WR Leitch+
BP856VcT2566SuperM46Special FF 10-2-42 8MU 11-2-42 66Sq 17-4-42 CB ops 24-7-42 AST 312Sq 31-5-43 504Sq 5-7-43 313Sq 'RY-V' 22-9-43 Missing presumed shot down by fighters escorting Mitchells to Brest 24-9-43 SqLdr J Himr+
BP857Vc2570SuperM46Special FF 10-2-42 39MU 13-2-42 66Sq 2FPP Struck tree and building in f/l after e/f Willsbridge FACE 8-3-42 F/O ED Iredale inj
BP858Vc2583CHAM46FF 12-2-42 39MU 16-2-42 485Sq 12-3-42 457Sq 31-5-42 611Sq 31-5-42 485Sq 8-7-42 collision with BM522 landing Kingscliffe CE 15-7-42 SOC 21-7-42 FH98:30
BP859Vc2596CHAM46FF 14-2-42 39MU 16-2-42 452Sq 12-3-42 457Sq 22-3-42 Missing from Boston escort to St.Omer 4-4-42 FH15:50 FLt GG Russell (RAAF) PoW
BP860Vc2598CHAM46Special FF 15-2-42 39MU 24-2-42 47MU 17-5-42 Hopetarn 26-5-42 Gibraltar 2-6-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 9-6-42 126Sq 1435Sq 'V-X' by 16-10-42 NWAfrica 1-5-43 USAAF 31-10-43 Middle East 15-3-45 SOC 29-8-45
BP861Vc2600CHAM46Special FF 17-2-42 39MU 24-2-42 82MU 18-5-42 Hopetarn 26-5-42 Gibraltar 2-6-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 9-6-42 126Sq Shot down over Luqa Malta 19-7-42 FSgt JE Otis (RCAF)+ SOC 22-7-42 FH54:20
BP862Vc2601CHAM46Special FF 18-2-42 39MU 24-2-42 66Sq 16-4-42 tyre burst landing overturned Ibsley CB 22-5-42 AST SOC CE 1-6-42 FH14:20 313Sq 25-8-42 Missing from escorting B-24s to Brest 6-3-43 F/O J Prihoda (DFC)+
BP863VcT2605CHAM46Special FF 21-2-42 39MU 24-2-42 Starveall Farm dispersal 1FPP u/c jammed up Ternhill FACB 20-5-42 Scottish Aviation 312Sq 30-10-43 411Sq 27-2-44 56OTU 30-3-44 57OTU 27-6-44 engine failed wheels up landing Monkseat Northumberland CE 18-4-45 SOC 29-4-45
BP864Vc2607CHAM46Special FF 21-2-42 39MU 24-2-42 66Sq 16-4-42 Collided with EE732 taxying Zeals 23-12-42 Sgt C Wren safe. Taxied off runway and tipped on nose Ibsley FACB 29-12-42 P/O HLS Smith (RAAF) safe AST 504Sq 26-6-43 165Sq 'SK-U' 8-7-43 308Sq 10-10-43 1660CU 7-12-44 Reid Sigrist refurb 24-9-46 to Portugal
BP865Vc2628CHAM46FF 28-2-42 39MU 8-3-42 Crosby Co 23-3-42 Alderamin 4-5-42 Takoradi 9-6-42 Middle East 26-6-42 145Sq 'ZX-H' CE ops Alamien 3-8-42 SOC 27-9-42
BP866VcT2621CHAM46FF 27-2-42 AAEE 28-2-42 comparison trop trls AB320 with 90gal overload tank 39MU 15-3-42 Abbotsinch 10-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 126Sq 'X-Q' 'H' 229Sq 1435Sq 185Sq 'X-Q' FACB 18-3-44 SOC 28-4-45
BP867Vc2622CHAM46FF 27-2-42 6MU 8-3-42 47MU 22-5-42 Hopetarn 26-5-42 Gibraltar 2-6-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 9-6-42 249Sq 'T-E' Shot down by Bf109s 8m N of Grand Harbour Valetta 15-9-42 FSgt BC Peters+ SOC 16-9-42
BP868Vc2629CHAM46FF 28-2-42 6MU 8-3-42 82MU 21-5-42 Hopetarn 26-5-42 Gibraltar 2-6-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 9-6-42 249Sq 'GN-N' SOC 24-6-43 [-42?]
BP869Vc2630CHAM46FF 28-2-42 6MU 8-3-42 82MU 20-5-42 Hopetarn 26-5-42 Gibraltar 2-6-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 9-6-42 249Sq 'T-K' 126Sq 249Sq 'T-2' [SOC FH8:25] Shot down by Bf109s off Cape Sceramia Sicily 20-3-43 Sgt K Browne PoW
BP870Vc2640CHAM46FF 7-3-42 8MU 9-3-42 47MU 23-3-42 Empire Heath 29-3-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 9-5-42 126Sq 'S' Engine cut on approach belly landed Luqa CE 10-1-43 FH130:40 Sgt P Parker inj
BP871Vc2641CHAM46FF 7-3-42 8MU 26-3-42 Empire Heath 30-3-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 9-5-42 229Sq Missing presumed shot down by MC.202s over Malta 28-8-42 FH91 FLt EPFLT Magruder+
BP872Vc2642CHAM46FF 7-3-42 8MU 17-3-42 82MU 26-3-42 Empire Heath 31-3-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 9-5-42 [603Sq Shot down over Malta 9-5-42 FLt JW Buckstone+] SOC 13-8-42 [BR190 per AIR 81]
BP873VcT2643CHAM46FF 7-3-42 8MU 15-3-42 82MU 26-3-42 Empire Heath 31-3-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 18-5-42 126Sq 1435Sq 'V-Y' Damaged by fighters and crashlanded Ta Kali CE 16-10-42 Sgt WT Whitmore slt inj
BP874Vc2644CHAM46FF 7-3-42 8MU 24-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 6-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 249Sq Destroyed in air raid Ta Kali CE 21-4-42 SOC 6-5-42
BP875Vc2654CHAM46FF 8-3-42 6MU 15-3-42 82MU 23-3-42 Empire Heath 30-3-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 9-5-42 601Sq Shot down in sea off Malta 10-6-42 P/O JWL Innes rescued by HSL107 SOC 12-6-42 FH26:25
BP876Vc2656CHAM46FF 10-3-42 6MU 15-3-42 47MU 27-3-42 Empire Heath 29-3-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 18-5-42 185Sq o/t on landing CB 2-7-42 FSgt DJ Reid safe [engaged by e/a Sgt WG Dodd (RCAF) inj] SOC 15-7-42 FH55:30
BP877Vc2665CHAM46FF 13-3-42 6MU 15-3-42 82MU 26-3-42 Empire Heath 30-3-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 9-5-42 126Sq Shot down by Ju88 abandoned sea off Malta 12-5-42 P/O MA Graves safe SOC 15-5-42
BP878Vc2666CHAM46FF 13-3-42 6MU 15-3-42 47MU 27-3-42 Empire Heath 31-3-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 9-5-42 185Sq 249Sq Shot down in sea off Malta 14-5-42 FH5:10 FSgt HJ Fox (RCAF)+
BP879PRIVT2539SuperM45FF 28-1-42 (W camera) 9MU 30-1-42 Benson 29-8-42 541Sq 22-10-42 HAL 9-5-43 mods 542Sq 19-5-43 543Sq 7-7-43 309FTU engine failed on takeoff wheels up landing Benson CB 8-11-43 recat E
BP880PRIVT2551SuperM46FF 31-1-42 1PRU 6-2-42 crashed en route to Middle East 16-3-42 HAL 20-6-42 Stb wing hit compressor Benson 13-1-43 540Sq Benson 1-2-43 F/O NJ Bonnar safe 59RSU Hit obstruction on t/o u/c collapsed and tipped on nose Sertan East Middle East 3-3-43 Sgt NL Pretlove safe. India 23-9-43 681Sq Abandoned over Bay of Bengal on PR mission 5-3-44 FLt CBP Davies+
BP881PRIVT2540SuperM45FF 28-1-42 (W camera) 9MU 30-1-42 Benson 28-8-42 1PRU 1-9-42 541Sq 30-9-42 Missing (Rotterdam) crashed 8ml WNW Hoek van Holland 8-2-43 FH74:70 SqLdr PRM Van der Heijden+
BP882PRIVT2552SuperM46FF 31-1-42 1PRU 6-2-42 2PRU 15-3-42 Middle East 19-3-42 Gibraltar 680Sq 1-2-43 FACE 6-4-43 F/O GG Tozer interned Turkey [? but must be post 10-4-43]
BP883PRIVT2553SuperM46FF 31-1-42 1PRU 6-2-42 2PRU Middle East 14-3-42 flown ME-Malta 11-8-42 Missing (Crete) 22-9-42 P/O LL Ford PoW SOC 19-10-42
BP884PRIVT2561SuperM46FF 7-2-42 8MU 15-2-42 1PRU 3-5-42 542Sq 20-9-42 Hood became detached Benson 15-12-42 HAL M45 install 18-6-43 Benson 23-2-44
BP885PRIVT2562SuperM46FF 7-2-42 8MU 15-2-42 1PRU 14-3-42 2PRU Middle East 26-3-42 flown Gib-Malta 2-4-42 69Sq 2PRU Port flap failed overshot LG219 27-10-42 P/O DW Barbour (RAAF) safe 680Sq 7-10-43 Middle East 1-8-42 SOC 13-9-45
BP886PRIVT2580HEAM46FF 10-2-42 8MU 14-2-42 1PRU 27-2-42 542Sq 20-9-42 8OTU 3-6-43 VASM external sump wing oil tank 8-9-43 FAAC 25-4-44 SOC 23-4-45
BP887PRIVT2581HEAM46FF 11-2-42 (W camera) 8MU 13-2-42 CRD RAE 24-2-42 1PRU 18-4-42 Missing on PR mission Vegessack-Hamburg-Bremerhaven 17-8-42 FSgt KL Wright (RAAF) PoW
BP888PRIVT2582HEAM46FF 11-2-42 (W camera) 8MU 14-2-42 Benson 22-8-42 FACB 28-8-42 HAL Benson 3-9-42 543Sq AAEE 5-43 8OTU 10-9-43 Swung on landing and u/c collapsed Dyce FAAC 27-10-44 recat E
BP889PRIVT2589HPAM46FF 14-2-42 8MU 15-2-42 1PRU 7-5-42 543Sq 20-9-42 Orator aircraft 17-11-42 Benson FTR ops 14-12-42 [reported as F/O GW Walker+ Lakselv Norway 27-9-42]
BP890PRIVT2608HEAM46FF 21-2-42 1PRU Benson 22-2-42 2PRU Middle East 26-3-42 crashed Moretonhampstead 15-3-42 P/O ASR Mackenzie (Rhodesia)+
BP891PRIVT2590HPAM46FF 14-2-42 (X camera) 8MU 15-2-42 1PRU 7-5-42 541Sq 30-9-42 Orator aircraft 17-11-42 remained in USSR
BP892PRIVT2609HEAM46FF 21-2-42 1PRU 22-2-42 2PRU Middle East 22-2-42 Hit by Wellington DV517 while parked Gibraltar in transit FACE 31-3-42
BP904PRIVT2610HEAM46FF 21-2-42 1PRU 22-2-42 Benson 2PRU Middle East 14-3-42 Force landed LG28 C2 23-9-42 Struck petrol bowser LG219 14-12-42 P/O AH O'Brien (RNZAF) safe [shown as BR904] 680Sq 22-5-43 103MU 6-44 74OTU Engine cut on overshoot belly-landed and overturned Qastina CE 23-1-45
BP905PRIVT2616HEAM46FF 23-2-42 1PRU 25-2-42 Malta CB ops 1-4-42 FF Middle East to UK 24-4-42 HAL Benson 27-11-42 Malta 7-12-42 2PRU 683Sq Algiers 1-4-43 NAfrica 1-6-43 Middle East 1-7-43 680Sq 9-8-43 74OTU SOC 30-11-44
BP906PRIVT2623HEAM46FF 27-2-42 1PRU 7-3-42 1PRU Middle East 29-3-42 force landed Montemor O Novo Portugal on ferry flight 1-4-42 FH9:20 Sgt M Sabourin (RCAF) returned
BP907PRIVT2624HEAM46FF 27-2-42 1PRU 7-3-42 RAE 4-42 camera trls 1PRU 2PRU Middle East 14-4-42 force landed Tunisia 20-4-42 FH8:30 Sgt BV Clifton (RAAF) safe
BP908PRIVT2633HEAM46FF 28-2-42 1PRU 7-3-42 2PRU Middle East 14-4-42 flown Gib-Malta 5-42 69Sq flown Malta-ME 14-8-42 680Sq 29-3-43 74OTU 9-43 SOC 8-3-46
BP909PRIVT2645HEAM46FF 7-3-42 1PRU 8-3-42 2PRU Middle East 5-4-42 680Sq 2-2-43 74OTU SOC 1-2-44
BP910PRIVT2646HEAM46FF 7-3-42 6MU 12-3-42 1PRU Benson 17-3-42 2PRU 10-4-42 Middle East 1-5-42 flown Gib-Malta 9-42 flown Malta-ME 7-12-42 Malta 8-2-43 137MU excessive vibration 8-3-43 SOC 13-3-43
BP911PRIVT2655HEAM46FF 8-3-42 6MU 12-3-42 1PRU Benson 17-3-42 2PRU Middle East 12-4-42 flown ME-Malta 11-8-42 flown Malta-ME 15-8-42 India 5-10-42 681Sq SOC 26-4-45
BP912PRIVT2672HEAM46FF 14-3-42 (W camera) 6MU 15-3-42 1PRU Benson 17-3-42 1OADU overshot landing hit wall CE 17-4-42 Benson 18-5-42 47MU 31-8-42 Maloja 1-10-42 lost at sea en route Takoradi 8-11-42
BP913PRIVT2670HEAM46FF 13-3-42 (W camera) 6MU 15-3-42 1PRU Benson 17-3-42 1OADU 24-4-42 Middle East 6-5-42 2PRU damaged Marble Arch FACB 18-12-42 680Sq 8-4-43 Crashlanded after glycol leak on Djerba Island 15-4-43 F/O DW Barbour safe SOC 1-6-43
BP914PRIVT2673HEAM46FF 14-3-42 6MU 15-3-42 1PRU Benson 17-3-42 1OADU 24-4-42 Middle East 3-5-42 2PRU CA ops 4-5-42 69Sq Missing (Mersa Matruh) 6-8-42 P/O WLV Hallett (RAAF)+
BP915PRIVT2698HEAM46FF 20-3-42 1PRU 25-3-42 1OADU 24-4-42 flown Gib-Malta 6-42 69Sq flown Malta-ME 13-8-42 2PRU 137MU 28-5-42 2PRU Heavy landing LG219 23-10-42 P/O LK Gordon-White safe 249Wg 680Sq 2-2-43 259Wg Swung on landing u/c collapsed Cyprus 5-2-43 P/O P Racey safe 166MU salvage 28-2-44
BP916PRIVT2707HEAM46FF 20-3-42 1PRU 25-3-42 2PRU Middle East 5-6-42 Missing (Sidi Barrani) 16-6-42 FLt F Spicer+
BP917PRIVT2720HEAM46FF 25-3-42 8MU 26-3-42 1PRU 30-4-42 CE 543Sq 20-9-42 HAL 30-6-43 mods Benson 23-2-44 u/c jammed belly-landed at Dyce 17-9-44
BP918PRIVT2708HEAM46FF 23-3-42 8MU 24-3-42 1PRU 3-8-42 542Sq 20-9-42 8OTU 20-6-43 FAAC 17-9-44 recat E 11-10-44
BP919PRIVT2709HEAM46FF 23-3-42 (Y camera) 9MU 27-3-42 1401Flt 14-5-42 1PRU 14-6-42 541Sq 30-9-42 140Sq 24-12-42 FAAC 14-4-43 140Sq 26-6-43 Starveall Farm dispersal 39MU 31-3-45 SOC 4-4-45
BP920PRIVT2727HEAM46FF 26-3-42 9MU 30-3-42 Benson 5-12-42 1PRU 47MU 4-1-43 Middle East 1-8-43 680Sq 27-7-43 crashed C2 30-9-43 166MU 680Sq 26-1-44 103MU 5-44 74OTU Taxied into Harvard EZ340 Petah Tiqva 3-4-45 SOC 31-5-45
BP921PRIVT2744HEAM46FF 28-3-42 9MU 30-3-42 1PRU 3-5-42 Crashed Shefford nr Duxford FACE 18-7-42 FLt AFP Fane+ SOC 31-7-42
BP922PRIVT2734HEAM46FF 27-3-42 (Y camera) 9MU 30-3-42 1PRU 5-5-42 541Sq 30-9-42 Struck obstruction taxying St.Eval FAAC 27-10-42 HAL 415Sq 13-11-42 140Sq 24-11-42 Middle East 1-7-43 74OTU Crashed in forced landing while lost Genosar nr Lake Tiberias 18-12-43 SOC 1-2-44
BP923PRIVT6S 138536HEAM46FF 28-3-42 9MU 30-3-42 1PRU 5-5-42 541Sq 542Sq 20-9-42 Orator aircraft 17-11-42 remained in USSR shot down S of Lakselv 23-10-42 [Works order 2741]
BP924PRIVT2762HEAM46FF 1-4-42 (X camera) 5MU 3-4-42 1PRU 16-4-42 Shot down and abandoned on PR mission Cuxhaven - Bremerhaven - Emden 28-8-42 P/O WD Devereux PoW (rescued by Do24)
BP925PRIVT2763HEAM46FF 1-4-42 5MU 3-4-42 RAE photo trls 13-4-42 38MU 1PRU 19-5-42 AAEE 8-42 33MU 19-9-42 Benson 27-10-42 8OTU 9-12-42 Overshot emergency landing due fuel shortage Dyce FACA 8-1-43 Sgt J Lavender (RCAF) safe. Overshot and hit fuel truck Manston FAAC 9-3-43 Sgt Dawson (RCAF) safe HAL riw 38MU 7-6-43 HAL riw 6MU 9-8-43 Benson 19-8-43 544Sq Gibraltar 3-9-43 FAAC 14-9-43 541Sq Benson 3-4-44 SF Gibraltar 10-9-44 SOC surplus 31-10-46
BP926PRIVT6S 171374HEAM46FF 2-4-42 5MU 3-4-42 1PRU 19-5-42 Damaged Mount Farm FACA 24-9-42 542Sq 20-9-42 8OTU Crashed Bardney Lincs FACA 28-5-43 Sgt Hornsey safe HAL 22-6-43 106PRWg Benson 18-2-44 [Works order 2770](preserved as G-PRIV)
BP927PRIVT2775HEAM46FF 3-4-42 (W camera) 6MU 3-4-42 VA 17-5-42 M45 install Benson 543Sq 31-10-42 8OTU 22-10-43 Overshot landing at Dyce FACB 31-8-44 recat E 23-9-44
BP928PRIVT2776HEAM46FF 3-4-42 5MU 3-4-42 1401Flt 14-5-42 521Sq Hit ridge landing u/c leg torn off Bircham Newton 16-12-42 F/O RK Roberts safe. Benson 5-4-43 Middle East 7-5-43 680Sq 27-5-43 Abandoned after engine cut over sea 78m W of Sidon Lebanon 8-7-43 Capt DRC Main (SAAF)+
BP929PRIVT2794HEAM45FF 10-4-42 (W camera) 38MU 13-4-42 1PRU 19-5-42 Port u/c torn off avoiding Whitley went around and belly landed St.Eval CB 10-9-42 Sgt JE Thomson (RCAF) safe 543Sq 17-11-42 8OTU 25-5-43 FAAC 26-8-43 HAL M46 install 106PRWg Benson 18-2-44
BP930PRIVT2808HEAM45FF 11-4-42 (W camera) 38MU 13-4-42 Benson 28-11-42 1OADU 20-12-42 Gibraltar 25-12-42 NAfrica 23-12-42 682Sq 225Sq 40SAAF 6-9-43 225Sq 17-10-43 SOC 1-1-47
BP931PRIVT2796HEAM45FF 10-4-42 38MU 13-4-42 1401Flt 14-5-42 FAAC 28-8-42 521Sq 31-12-42 Hit 30ft mast on approach Bircham Newton FAAC 12-1-43 Sgt P Clayton safe HAL 16-9-43 M46 install 8OTU 27-1-45 SOC 21-8-45 to 4992M
BP932PRIVT2818HEAM46FF 14-4-42 38MU 16-4-42 Benson 27-11-42 1OADU Malta 19-12-42 683Sq Overshot and crashed into quarry Luqa 7-3-43 FSgt W Lewis safe 137MU 10-3-43 [SOC] 680Sq 11-8-43 Middle East 1-9-43 103MU 5-44 SOC 31-5-45
BP933PRIVT2819HEAM46FF 15-4-42 1PRU 18-4-42 Middle East 5-6-42 681Sq FACB 28-6-42 FTR ops 26-10-42
BP934PRIVT2831HEAM46FF 16-4-42 1PRU 18-4-42 47MU 25-5-42 Corabella 16-6-42 Takoradi 16-7-42 Middle East 11-8-42 FTR 13-10-42
BP935PRIVT2832HEAM46FF 17-4-42 1PRU 18-4-42 45MU 25-5-42 Corabella 16-6-42 Takoradi 16-7-42 Middle East 11-8-42 India 5-10-42 3PRU Belly landed Kanchrapara 16-11-42 Sgt W Cusack safe 681Sq FACB 6-11-42 SOC 2-8-43
BP936PRIVT2841HEAM46FF 18-4-42 1PRU 19-4-42 47MU 23-5-42 Corabella 16-6-42 Takoradi 16-7-42 Middle East 3-11-42 103MU Stb u/c leg collapsed on landing Aboukir 21-11-42 F/O WJA Nelson safe 680Sq Overshot landing u/c collapsed and tipped on nose Marsa Matruh 8-2-43 FSgt E Ellison safe. Gibraltar 30-9-43 SF Aboukir SOC 5-4-45
BP937PRIVT2872HEAM46FF 29-4-42 (W camera) 6MU 1-5-42 Benson 29-8-42 541Sq 30-9-42 Benson 16-8-43 India 9-10-43 681Sq 'N' SOC 26-3-45
BP950Vc2676CHAM46FF 14-3-42 8MU 15-3-42 47MU 24-3-42 Empire Heath 30-3-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 9-5-42 185Sq 'F' Crashed in sea off Delimara Point Malta 1-6-42 P/O AA McNaughton (RCAF)+ (recovered by HSL128) FH20:15
BP951Vc2677CHAM46FF 14-3-42 8MU 15-3-42 47MU 24-3-42 Empire Heath 29-3-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 9-5-42 249Sq Shot down nr Dingli Malta 17-5-42 P/O PA Nash+ SOC 18-5-42 FH12:10
BP952Vc2681CHAM46FF 17-3-42 8MU 19-3-42 82MU 28-3-42 Guido 7-4-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 9-5-42 126Sq 'MK-F' Abandoned 90m SE of Malta after engine cut 19-11-42 P/O GH Kelly (RCAF)+ (drowned)
BP953Vc2682CHAM46FF 17-3-42 39MU 19-3-42 47MU 26-3-42 82MU 29-3-42 Guido 7-4-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 9-5-42 126Sq crashed on landing Ta Kali 12-5-42 SOC 26-5-42 (pts used to repair BR328)
BP954Vc2687CHAM46FF 19-3-42 39MU 20-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 11-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '1-D' 601Sq 'D' Shot down by Bf109 21-4-42 SqLdr JD Bisdee baled SOC 5-5-42 FH6:45
BP955Vc2688CHAM46FF 17-3-42 39MU 20-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 10-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '1-J' 601Sq 'J' 229Sq 'X-A' Shot down by Bf109 17-10-42 FSgt R Miller+
BP956Vc2689CHAM46FF 18-3-42 39MU 23-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 11-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 126Sq Damaged in air raid Ta Kali 20-4-42 P/O GAJ Ryckman+ SOC 6-5-42
BP957Vc2671HEAM46FF 13-3-42 6MU 23-3-42 47MU 28-3-42 Empire Heath 31-3-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 18-5-42 126Sq 603Sq Shot down in sea off Malta 9-7-42 F/O GA Levy-Despas (RCAF)+ SOC 10-7-42 FH34:10
BP958Vc2693CHAM46FF 19-3-42 6MU 20-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 10-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 did not arrive - defected to Algeria Sgt BS Walcott interned
BP959Vc2697CHAM46FF 20-3-42 6MU 23-3-42 47MU 28-3-42 Sobo 20-4-42 Takoradi 27-5-42 Middle East 29-6-42 145Sq 'ZX-D' 601Sq 'Y' Belly landed LG92 24-10-42 P/O AR Boyle safe NAfricanASC 31-1-43 GC1/3 accident Luxeuil Haute-Saone 21-2-45
BP960Vc2647HEAM46FF 7-3-42 6MU 12-3-42 82MU 23-3-42 Empire Heath 31-3-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 [Takoradi] flown off Eagle to Malta 9-5-42 601Sq Shot down in sea off Malta 10-5-42 Sgt GR Dickson (RNZAF) inj (rescued by HSL107) SOC 12-5-42 [Barton diary/HSL list says it was J Mejor 126Sq]
BP961Vc2711CHAM46FF 23-3-42 6MU 24-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 9-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 603Sq CB ops 24-4-42 [SOC] 137MU 23-10-42 249Sq Hit obstruction on landing Ta Kali 24-3-43
BP962Vc2712CHAM46FF 23-3-42 6MU 24-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 8-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '2-R' 603Sq Damaged by enemy aircraft and baled out W of Rabat 1-5-42 FSgt JD Rae (RNZAF) inj SOC 5-5-42
BP963Vc2713CHAM46FF 23-3-42 6MU 25-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 10-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 249Sq Destroyed in air raid Ta Kali CE 21-4-42 SOC 6-5-42
BP964Vc2716CHAM46FF 24-3-42 6MU 25-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 10-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '1-X' 601Sq 'X' 126Sq 'X' 603Sq Collided with BP991 over Ta Kali 11-5-42 P/O RR Barnfather inj SOC 13-5-42 FH18:25 [per AIR 81- Douglas per Cull]
BP965Vc2718CHAM46FF 25-3-42 6MU 26-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 8-4-42 Renfrew 29-4-42 USS Wasp 3-5-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 9-5-42 lost en route 9-5-42 WO1 CN Valiquet+ SOC 17-5-42
BP966Vc2725CHAM46FF 26-3-42 8MU 28-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 7-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '2-L' 249Sq 'T-I' 'W-I' [603S Damaged in air raid 12-7-42 per Cull] Middle East 21-6-42 BPO Med Overshot landing Takali CB 16-10-42 80Sq 74OTU CE SOC 13-9-45
BP967Vc2726CHAM46FF 26-3-42 8MU USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 Destroyed in air raid 28-4-42 SOC 6-5-42
BP968Vc2738CHAM46FF 28-3-42 8MU 29-3-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '2-N' 601Sq 'N' Destroyed in air raid 28-4-42 SOC 5-5-42 FH5:50
BP969Vc2739CHAM46FF 28-3-42 8MU 29-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 8-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '1-R' 601Sq 'R' 249Sq Crashed Gozo after enemy action Malta 22-4-42 P/O FJ Jemmett DoW SOC 5-5-42 [126S per AIR81/601S per CWGC][20-4-42 Ryckman per Cull-see BP956]
BP970Vc2740CHAM46FF 28-3-42 8MU 29-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 8-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 126Sq FTR ops 22-4-42 FH6:30 P/O G Murray (RCAF)+ (603Sq)
BP971Vc2748CHAM46FF 29-3-42 8MU 1-4-42 3SLG 2-4-42 USS Wasp 3-5-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 9-5-42 lost en route 9-5-42 FSgt JV Rounsefell+
BP972Vc2749CHAM46FF 29-3-42 8MU 1-4-42 3SLG 2-4-42 USS Wasp 3-5-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 9-5-42 126Sq [possibly the aircraft that that cr on t/o and went into sea. Sgt RD Sherrington+ -see also BR133]
BP973Vc2755CHAM46FF 1-4-42 8MU 2-4-42 RAF Abbotsinch 11-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '2-J' 601Sq 'J' Crashed into hill E of Bur Murrad Malta 25-4-42 P/O KW Pawson DoW SOC 10-6-42
BP974Vc2756CHAM46FF 1-4-42 8MU 2-4-42 RAF Abbotsinch 11-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 249Sq Destroyed in air raid Ta Kali CE 21-4-42 SOC 6-5-42
BP975Vc2757CHAM46FF 1-4-42 8MU 3-4-42 ? RAF Abbotsinch 11-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '2-K' 601Sq 'K' 249Sq 'T-T' CB ops 20-4-42 [crash landed 24-4-42 FLt DW Barnham safe] NWAfrica USAAF 31-8-43 SOC 26-4-45
BP976Vc2758CHAM46FF 1-4-42 8MU 2-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '1-O' 249Sq 'T-C' 601Sq 'O' FTR ops 21-4-42 FH7:05 P/O SF Brooker missing [per AIR 81 and Luqa log. DW Barnham/cr landed per Cull]
BP977Vc2759CHAM46FF 1-4-42 39MU 2-4-42 RAF Abbotsinch 11-4-42 for Malta but remained UK 39MU 25-4-42 RAF Renfrew 30-4-42 USS Wasp 3-5-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 9-5-42 [presumably the a/c that f/l at 601Sq Maryut en route Malta-Heliopolis for 92Sq 24-6-42] FACB 26-6-42 Middle East 1-7-42 601Sq crashed due u/c failure 18-8-42 Sgt PTP Temple-Murray safe NWAfrica 1-11-43
BP978Vc2760CHAM46FF 1-4-42 39MU 2-4-42 47MU 17-4-42 R485 Middle East 92Sq 'U' 8-42 601Sq 28-8-42 92Sq 7-8-42 145Sq 'ZX-Z' 16-9-42 Swung on landing Msus CAC 30-11-42 P/O AK Ingle safe. Force landed wheels up due fuel shortage W of Nogra CB 17-12-42 Sgt BE Anderson (RCAF) safe 1SAAF Malta 1-8-43 249Sq 'GN-O' Hit trees attacking MT Fier Albania 19-11-43 WO2 KL Dale (RCAF)+
BP979Vc2779CHAM46FF 3-4-42 39MU 4-4-42 RAF Abbotsinch 11-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 601Sq CB ops 30-4-42 185Sq Shot down by Bf109 off Malta 6-7-42 FSgt ED Moye+ SOC 7-7-42 FH43:20
BP980Vc2787CHAM46FF 7-4-42 39MU 8-4-42 RAF Renfrew 27-4-42 USS Wasp 3-5-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 9-5-42 185Sq crash landed Ta Kali 9-5-42 P/O R Noble inj. crashed Ta Kali 23-6-42 SOC 13-8-42
BP981Vc2781CHAM46FF 7-4-42 39MU 8-4-42 47MU 17-4-42 R485 9-5-42 Middle East 145Sq 'ZX-N' 451Sq Missing presumed crashed in sea 18m N of Rosetta Egypt 2-4-43 P/O JA Cox+
BP982Vc2785CHAM46FF 8-4-42 6MU 10-4-42 47MU 16-4-42 R485 9-5-42 Middle East 601Sq 29-7-42 Engaged by e/a f/l nr Burg el Arab CB 22-8-42 Sgt FD Schofield (RCAF) inj FACB 7-3-43 NAfricanAF 1-11-43
BP983Vc2786CHAM46FF 8-4-42 6MU 10-4-42 47MU 15-4-42 Ripley 26-4-42 Takoradi 3-6-42 Middle East 20-6-42 145Sq 'ZX-V' 92Sq belly landed 28-10-42 FSgt R Blades safe 601Sq by 2-7-42 FACB 17-7-42 Taxied into Hurricane El Ballah 17-11-43 to 4382M
BP984Vc2797CHAM46FF 10-4-42 6MU 12-4-42 82MU 18-4-42 R483 9-5-42 Middle East 243Wg Struck by landing Hurricane '2356' LG154 CB 7-9-42 SOC 23-9-42
BP985Vc2798CHAM46FF 10-4-42 6MU 12-4-42 47MU 20-4-42 R485 9-5-42 Middle East 1-8-42 451Sq 9SAAF mods at 103MU Aboukir for high alt interception. Engine cut force-landed on beach and overturned El Gamil 7-10-44 SOC 27-10-44
BP986Vc2799CHAM46FF 10-4-42 6MU 12-4-42 47MU 20-4-42 R485 9-5-42 Middle East 145Sq 'ZX-X' CE ops 22-10-42
BP987Vc2795CHAM46FF 11-4-42 6MU 12-4-42 82MU 17-4-42 R483 9-5-42 Port Sudan Middle East 1-8-42 451Sq 123Sq 74OTU SOC 29-8-46
BP988Vc2803CHAM46FF 11-4-42 6MU 12-4-42 32MU 17-4-42 R483 9-5-42 Middle East 1-8-42 92Sq 601Sq 'N' 25-7-42 Raised u/c too soon after t/o and sank onto belly LG173 CB 6-11-42 2Lt H Smith safe (92Sq) Crashed in forced landing 1m SW of Sorman West FACE 26-8-43
BP989Vc2812CHAM46FF 13-4-42 8MU 14-4-42 RAF Abbotsinch 26-4-42 USS Wasp 3-5-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 9-5-42 '4-N' 229Sq Engine exploded crashed in sea off Malta 16-10-42 FSgt MA Lundy rescued by fishermen
BP990Vc2821CHAM46FF 15-4-42 16-4-42 RAF Abbotsinch 26-4-42 USS Wasp 3-5-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 9-5-42 '4-O' 249Sq 8-6-42 Damaged by return fire from Ju88 over Malta and abandoned 7-7-42 FSgt CSG De Nancrede (RCAF) inj SOC 8-7-42 FH55:10
BP991Vc2815CHAM46FF 14-4-42 8MU 15-4-42 USS Wasp 3-5-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 9-5-42 603Sq 'W' Collided with BP964 over Ta Kali 11-5-42 FLt WA Douglas baled SOC 13-5-42 FH13:20 [per AIR 81 -Barnfather per Cull]
BP992Vc2828CHAM46FF 16-4-42 8MU 17-4-42 USS Wasp 3-5-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 9-5-42 126Sq damaged by Bf109s CA 14-7-42 F/O DH Smith (RAAF) inj. Broke away from formation and dived into sea 5m N of Valetta 16-10-42 F/O EW Wallace (RCAF)+
BP993Vc2822CHAM46FF 15-4-42 8MU 16-4-42 RAF Abbotsinch 26-4-42 USS Wasp 3-5-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 9-5-42 601Sq Shot down Filfola Is Malta 18-5-42 P/O NR Fowlow inj (rescued by HSL128)
BR106VcT2636HPAM46FF 7-3-42 8MU 8-3-42 47MU 23-3-42 Empire Heath 31-3-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 9-5-42 249Sq Dbr in air raid Ta Kali 18-5-42 SOC 21-6-42 FH13:20
BR107VcT2635HPAM46FF 3-3-42 8MU 8-3-42 47MU 23-3-42 Empire Heath 31-3-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 9-5-42 'C-22' 249Sq CB ops 18-9-42 185Sq 8-10-42 Engine cut abandoned 20m N of Malta 4-2-43 P/O T Nesbitt rescued by HSL166 SOC 5-2-43 FH122:25
BR108VcT2637HPAM46FF 7-3-42 8MU 8-3-42 47MU 23-3-42 Empire Heath 31-3-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 9-5-42 'C-20' 249Sq 'T-W' 603Sq shot down by Bf109 off Malta CE 8-7-42 FLt LV Sanders ditched SOC FH35:05 wreck found by divers Marsalform Bay 1968 main parts salvaged extant Valletta Museum Malta
BR109VcT2638HPAM46FF 7-3-42 39MU 9-3-42 47MU 24-3-42 Empire Heath 31-3-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 18-5-42 'C-30' 249Sq crash landed Hal Far 6-6-42 P/O FJ Sherlock safe 185Sq 'GL-W' Shot down by Bf109s in sea off Sicily CE 20-3-43 FSgt JN Miller (RCAF)+ SOC 21-3-43
BR110VcT2663HPAM46FF 14-3-42 39MU 14-3-42 47MU 24-3-42 Empire Heath 31-3-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 9-5-42 249Sq 'X-C' 'T-A' CB ops 30-7-42 253Sq NWAfrica 1-5-43 Middle East 15-3-45 SOC 29-8-46
BR111VcT2639HPAM46FF 7-3-42 39MU 14-3-42 47MU 24-3-42 Empire Heath 29-3-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 9-5-42 'C-18' 249Sq 'T-M' Shot down in sea off Malta 11-7-42 P/O CB Ramsay (RCAF)+ SOC 12-7-42 FH56:15
BR112VcT2669HPAM46FF 13-3-42 39MU 15-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 10-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 249Sq 185Sq 'GL-X' CB ops 6-5-42 Belly landed Scoglitti on sweep over Sicily 9-9-42 Sgt C Weaver PoW SOC 10-9-42
BR113VcT2678HPAM46FF 14-3-42 39MU 16-3-42 82MU 28-3-42 Sobo 18-4-42 Takoradi 27-5-42 Middle East 601Sq 'UF-R' 22-6-42 burst tyre landing C2 2-10-42 NWAfrica 1-11-43 sold Turkey 29-3-45
BR114VcT2664HPAM46FF 12-3-42 39MU 14-3-42 Crosby Co 23-3-42 Alderamin 4-5-42 Takoradi 9-6-42 Middle East 26-6-42 601Sq crash landed CB 13-7-42 FSgt Downing safe. mods 103MU Aboukir 'B' for high alt interception MedAAF 31-3-44 Armee de l'Air GR2/33 11-7-44 SOC 31-8-44
BR115VcT2667HPAM46FF 13-3-42 39MU 16-3-42 47MU 28-3-42 Empire Heath 31-3-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 18-5-42 126Sq 8-6-42 Damaged by Bf109 and crashlanded Ta Kali CB 7-7-42 P/O EW Wallace inj SOC 1-8-42
BR116VcT2668HPAM46FF 13-3-42 6MU 19-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 8-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '1-V' 601Sq 'V' 126Sq 'X-S' Shot down nr Luqa Malta 6-5-42 SOC 8-6-42 FLt HAS Johnston baled (inj)
BR117VcT2700HPAM46FF 20-3-42 6MU 23-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 8-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '2-X' 185Sq Shot down in sea off Malta 20-7-42 P/O HR Russel+ SOC 21-7-42 FH68:35
BR118VcT2684HPAM46FF 17-3-42 6MU 23-3-42 47MU 29-3-42 Ripley 29-4-42 Takoradi 3-6-42 Middle East 22-6-42 601Sq Damaged by enemy aircraft and abandoned nr El Alamein 2-9-42 SOC 23-9-42 FSgt TD Schofield inj
BR119VcT2701HPAM46FF 20-3-42 6MU 24-3-42 82MU 28-3-42 Guido 7-4-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 18-5-42 'C-1' 249Sq 'T-B' 185Sq 8-6-42 FACB 10-7-42 MedAAF 21-6-45 SOC 23-8-45
BR120VcT2696HPAM46FF 19-3-42 6MU 25-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 10-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '1-T' 601Sq 'T' Dbr in air raid SOC 6-5-42
BR121VcT2702HPAM46FF 20-3-42 6MU 25-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 8-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 Dbr in air raid SOC 29-6-42
BR122VcT2692HPAM46FF 19-3-42 39MU 24-3-42 82MU 26-3-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '2-O' 601Sq '2-Q' 126Sq 'MK-O' Abandoned over sea N of Malta 9-8-42 Sgt D Ritchie (RCAF) rescued by HSL107 SOC 10-8-42
BR123VcT2703HPAM46FF 20-3-42 8MU 24-3-42 82MU 26-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 7-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 Dbr in air raid SOC 21-5-42
BR124VcT2719HPAM46FF 25-3-42 9MU 26-3-42 82MU 26-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 6-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '2-U' 603Sq Dbr in air raid 28-4-42 FH4:50
BR125VcT2730HPAM46FF 25-3-42 8MU 28-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 8-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '1-P' 601Sq 'P' abandoned nr Ta Kali after combat but parachute failed to open properly 26-4-42 P/O WE Cripps (RCAF) DoI SOC 5-5-42 FH15:50
BR126VcT2731HPAM46FF 25-3-42 8MU 28-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 12-4-42 USS Wasp 3-5-42 flown off Wasp but landed back 9-5-42 '3-X' returned to Gib. flown off Eagle to Malta 18-5-42 185Sq 'GL-O' 18-5-42 f/l due glycol leak CB 15-6-42 FSgt RJ Sim safe SOC 31-7-42 FH39:30 [ORB has Drew cr landed in 'B']
BR127VcT2732HPAM46FF 27-3-42 8MU 28-3-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 603Sq shot down by Bf109 12-5-42 P/O HR Mitchell (RNZAF)+ SOC 7-7-42
BR128VcT2750HPAM46FF 30-3-42 8MU 1-4-42 3SLG 2-4-42 USS Wasp 3-5-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 9-5-42 '3-W' 249Sq [CE ops 12-5-42 per AIR81 -see BR127] shot down over Malta 22-7-42 P/O JHR Paradis (RCAF)+ FH68:10
BR129VcT2733HPAM46FF 27-3-42 8MU 28-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 8-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 249Sq wheels up landing Ta Kali 20-4-42 Sgt JL Tayleur inj. Destroyed in air raid 22-4-42 SOC 6-5-42
BR130VcT2743HPAM46FF 28-3-42 8MU 29-3-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '2-H' 249Sq 'T-D' shot up by Bf109 belly landing Ta Kali C2 14-10-42 WgCdr AH Donaldson inj 137MU 23-10-42 NWAfrica 1-6-43 Armee de l'Air 1-10-43 USAAF RAF 31-10-43 352Sq Yugoslav AF as '9478' 'D'
BR131VcT2751HPAM46FF 29-3-42 8MU 1-4-42 3SLG 2-4-42 USS Wasp 3-5-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 9-5-42 249Sq 'T-O' CB ops 12-5-42 137MU 19-5-42 cv Vb Abandoned over sea 8m off Cape Scalambrir 9-4-43 FH157:50 WO2 WL Yaholnitsky (RCAF)+
BR132VcT2764HPAM46FF 1-4-42 8MU 2-4-42 47MU 16-4-42 R485 9-5-42 Middle East 601Sq Hit by flak and force-landed in desert 31-10-42 P/O DE Llewellyn safe
BR133VcT2777HPAM46FF 3-4-42 8MU 4-4-42 RAF Abbotsinch 26-4-42 USS Wasp 3-5-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 9-5-42 possibly the aircraft that cr on t/o and went into sea. Sgt RD Sherrington+ SOC FACE 10-5-42 FH8:20 [but see BP972][NAfricanASC 31-10-43 SOC 8-3-44]
BR134VcT2768HPAM46FF 2-4-42 8MU 3-4-42 82MU 20-4-42 R483 9-5-42 Middle East 1-8-42 601Sq NWAfrica 1-11-43 Armee de l'Air GR2/33 2-5-44 damaged by bomb dropped from P-40 13-5-44 hit by flak and f/l Etueffont-le-Haut burnt by Germans 2-10-44 Lt C Bourdier PoW
BR135VcT2778HPAM46FF 3-4-42 8MU 4-4-42 82MU 18-4-42 R483 9-5-42 Middle East 601Sq shot down belly landed LG08 7-11-42 P/O D Ibbotson safe SOC 10-12-42
BR136VcT2769HPAM46FF 2-4-42 39MU 3-4-42 RAF Renfrew 28-4-42 USS Wasp 3-5-42 flown off Wasp to Malta '3-B' 9-5-42 185Sq 'B' collided on ground with BR350 12-5-42 249Sq 601Sq 'H' flown with Sqn to Middle East 23-6-42 Crashed on take-off Sorman West FACE 2-4-43
BR137VcT2780HPAM46FF 3-4-42 39MU 4-4-42 RAF Renfrew 28-4-42 USS Wasp 3-5-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 9-5-42 Shot down in sea off Malta 12-5-42 FSgt WC Conway rescued by HSL128 SOC 15-5-42
BR138VcT2784HPAM46FF 8-4-42 39MU 10-4-42 R-RH 7-5-42 Cv IX M61 12MU 28-2-43 403Sq 16-3-43 FAAC 3-4-43 ros 416Sq 28-4-43 AST 7-5-43 mods 421Sq 15-5-43 CAC ops ros 405ARF HAL 18-8-43 165Sq 'SK-T' 6-10-43 131Sq 19-3-44 RAE 3-7-44 ground resonance and vibrograph trls comparison with AB196 fitt mock-up engine SOC 26-4-45
BR139Vc2782HPAM46FF 10-4-42 R-RH 12-4-42 Cv IX M61 (contract R-R M32D/aircraft/2140) 9MU 9-6-42 611Sq 25-7-42 engine failed crash landing Martlesham overturned 29-8-42 SOC 17-9-42
BR140Vc2788HPAM46FF 10-4-42 R-RH 12-4-42 Cv IX M61 12MU 19-6-42 64Sq 'SH-J' 24-6-42 AFDU Duxford 3-8-42 AST 7-3-43 mods 453Sq 'FU-J' 2-4-43 129Sq 'DV-J' 17-7-43 AST 7-8-43 303Sq 22-9-44 CAC ops 28-12-44 ros 441Sq 3-5-45 80OTU 6-9-45 Armee de l'Air 14-3-46
BR141Vc2800HPAM46FF 10-4-42 R-RH 12-4-42 Cv IX M61 12MU 19-6-42 64Sq 'SH-M' 24-6-42 Damaged landing Fairlop CAC 22-1-43 ros 122Sq 10-5-43 222Sq 19-5-43 AST 17-6-43 M63 install 19Sq 24-8-43 65Sq 'YT-N' Collided with MH367 on landing Ashford CB 9-10-43 recat E 18-10-43
BR142Vc2806HPAM46FF 11-4-42 R-RH 12-4-42 Cv IXC M61 12-6-42 64Sq 22-6-42 damaged ops 31-8-42 AST Engine cut during circus to Hardelot crashed in sea 3m off Boulogne 13-2-43 FH196:40 FLt PCF Stevenson (DFC)+
BR143Vc2807HPAM46FF 11-4-42 R-RH 12-4-42 Cv IX M61 306Sq 13-11-42 Hit by BS288 taxying Northolt 22-11-42 WCdr J Bajan safe. ros 316Sq 'SZ-Q' 14-3-43 Missing presumed shot down by Bf109s nr Bruges 17-6-43 FLt S Stegman+
BR159VI2661EAM47FF 13-3-42 8MU 26-3-42 616Sq 'YQ-B' 16-6-42 Damaged by Fw190 and abandoned St.Omer 2-10-42 FH134:20 Sgt MHF Cooper rescued by ASR Walrus (for the second time)
BR160VcT2625EAM45MFF 27-2-42 9MU 28-2-42 501Sq 14-5-42 Middle Wallop 29-6-42 118Sq 2-8-42 501Sq 24-8-42 504Sq 19-10-42 ros 13-3-43 165Sq 'SK-T' 8-7-43 AST riw 5-10-43 26Sq 10-3-44 53OTU 4-10-44 fire in air force-landed wheels up Fiskerton CAC 1-1-45 P/O TG Robinson safe ros 3-1-45 Portsmouth Aviation 14-9-45 SOC 21-9-45
BR161VcT2789EAM46FF 10-4-42 39MU 12-4-42 RAF Renfrew 28-4-42 USS Wasp 3-5-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 9-5-42 1435Sq 'V-E' by 21-12-42 Shot down by Bf109s abandoned off Sicily 3-3-43 P/O RJ Taggart rescued
BR162VI2685EAM47FF 18-3-42 8MU 25-3-42 616Sq 26-5-42 VASM 25-1-43 124Sq 26-4-43 616Sq 15-9-43 39MU nea 10-1-44 SOC 9-2-45
BR163VcT2631EAM46FF 28-2-42 39MU 15-3-42 47MU 29-3-42 Empire Heath 31-3-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 18-5-42 249Sq 185Sq 'K' Shot down in sea off Malta 16-6-42 FSgt MW Vineyard rescued by HSL128 SOC 18-6-42 FH19:40
BR164VI2675EAM47FF 14-3-42 8MU 29-3-42 616Sq 24-5-42 Caught fire and crashlanded at Biggin Hill (Tollesbury Essex) CE 11-8-42 Sgt RHJ Noad+ SOC 21-8-42 FH84:55
BR165VcT2634HPAM46FF 2-3-42 39MU 15-3-42 47MU 24-3-42 Empire Heath 31-3-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 18-5-42 'C-23' 249Sq 'T-Y' 4-6-42 Hit by AA fire over Malta and abandoned 7-7-42 FSgt T Parks baled (inj) SOC 8-7-42 FH26:25
BR166VcT2652EAM46FF 7-3-42 8MU 15-3-42 47MU 24-3-42 Empire Heath 4-4-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 18-5-42 185Sq 'GL-A' 249Sq Fuselage and wings buckled in flight Qrendi CB 19-1-43 137MU 22-1-43 137MU for cv to Vb 24-4-43 Armee de l'Air 31-10-43 RAF 30-11-43 CE ops 19-9-44
BR167VI2648EAM47FF 7-3-42 8MU 26-3-42 616Sq 19-6-42 Ramrod to St.Omer Shot down by fighters nr Boulogne and abandoned 30-7-42 FH42:25 Sgt MHF Cooper rescued (first time)
BR168VcT2632EAM46FF 28-2-42 9MU 8-3-42 501Sq 'SD-A' or 'N' 7-5-42 Convoy patrol off Exmouth pm Collided with EP705 7-9-42 FH95:15 Sgt LRC Foxwell+
BR169VcT2650EAM46FF 7-3-42 8MU 15-3-42 82MU 25-3-42 Empire Heath 4-4-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 9-5-42 (Sgt LJ Morsheimer) 601Sq combat over Malta 12-5-42 Sgt DE Llewellyn inj 185Sq 603Sq Collided with EP517 on landing and u/c collapsed Ta Kali CA 15-8-42 FSgt JH Ballantyne safe FACE 18-8-42 SOC FH68:25
BR170VcT2651EAM46FF 7-3-42 8MU 15-3-42 82MU 17-3-42 Guido 7-4-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 18-5-42 'C-25' 249Sq 'T-B' Damaged by Bf109s and crashlanded at Ta Kali 18-7-42 P/O CH Latimer inj SOC 7-8-42 FH62:35
BR171VI2657EAM47FF 9-3-42 8MU 29-3-42 421Sq 21-6-42 92Sq 22-6-42 124Sq 10-7-42 616Sq 1-9-42 Prop hit sea during low level Rhubarb Channel 9-12-42 P/O PJ Blanchard safe 124Sq 25-1-43 1406Flt 14-4-43 519Sq mid-air fire aircraft abandoned over Moray Firth CE 15-10-43 P/O LG Wilson+
BR172VI2659EAM47FF 13-3-42 8MU 3-4-42 616Sq 16-5-42 crashed on training flight nr Scampton CE 26-5-42 FH17:20 P/O LB Ware (RNZAF)+
BR173VcT2660EAM46FF 12-3-42 39MU 15-3-42 82MU 25-3-42 Empire Heath 31-3-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 18-5-42 'C-31' 249Sq 'T-D' Damaged by Bf109s and abandoned off Malta 14-10-42 P/O GF Beurling rescued by HSL128
BR174VI2683EAM47FF 17-3-42 6MU 29-3-42 616Sq 'YQ-A' 22-4-42 Given wrong vector crashed into hillside in bad visibility Nettlecombe IoW CE 1-11-42 FH153:30 FSgt JK Rodger inj
BR175VcT2658EAM46FF 12-3-42 39MU 15-3-42 82MU 25-3-42 Empire Heath 31-3-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 18-5-42 'C-51' 249Sq 601Sq 'UF-Z' flown with Sqn to Middle East 23-6-42 10SAAF CB 1-9-42 CE 14-12-44 bboc 21-6-45 SOC 29-8-46
BR176VcT2679CHAM46FF 16-3-42 6MU 17-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 9-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '1-N' 601Sq 'N' 249Sq 'T-N' 126Sq 'MK-Q' Shot down by fighters over Malta 15-10-42 W/O GH Farquharson rescued by HSL128
BR177VcT2680CHAM46FF 15-3-42 6MU 17-3-42 82MU 28-3-42 Empire Heath 31-3-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 18-5-42 249Sq 'T-E' 'X-D' shot up 19-4-43 SOC FH159:10 137MU packed for ME 4-43 74OTU u/c collapsed on landing Petah Tiqva 21-6-44
BR178VI2694EAM47FF 19-3-42 6MU 24-3-42 616Sq 2-4-42 AST 27-5-42 FACB 29-6-42 124Sq 15-3-43 616Sq 31-8-43 519Sq 9-5-44 SOC 22-5-45
BR179VcT2674EAM46FF 13-3-42 39MU 15-3-42 47MU 24-3-42 Empire Heath 29-3-42 Gibraltar 20-4-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 18-5-42 SOC 26-6-42
BR180VcT2686EAM46FF 18-3-42 8MU 18-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 10-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 249Sq ran into fence on landing FACE 22-4-42 P/O OR Linton safe SOC 6-5-42
BR181VI2706EAM47FF 21-3-42 8MU 25-3-42 616Sq 9-5-42 AST 20-5-42 124Sq 25-1-43 hit by BR639 North Weald CE 21-2-43 FH264:25 LAC CT Jones safe
BR182VcT2690EAM46FF 19-3-42 39MU 23-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 8-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 SOC 29-6-42
BR183VcT2691EAM46FF 19-3-42 39MU 23-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 8-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '2-D' 603Sq f/l after e/a 8-7-42 P/O FP Johnson (RAAF) inj. Shot down in sea off Malta 11-10-42 FSgt DD Maclean (RNZAF)+ (126Sq)
BR184VcT2699EAM46FF 21-3-42 8MU 24-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 7-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '2-C' 603Sq 'X-C' ran into bomb crater 22-4-42 249Sq 'T-C' 2-7-42 Shot down by Bf109 N of Malta 2-7-42 FH54:50 P/O H Kelly+ [also reported as J Hurst - see BR356]
BR185VcT2695EAM46FF 19-3-42 8MU 26-3-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '2-Q' 601Sq 'Q' 126Sq 'Q' Dbr heavy landing CA 3-5-42 P/O JE Peck safe SOC 12-5-42 [Wasp code also reported as 2-D/2-R/1-Q]
BR186VI2715EAM47FF 24-3-42 9MU 27-3-42 616Sq 'YQ-C' 4-5-42 FAAC 1-8-42 ros. Convoy patrol Flew into hill nr Ventnor Isle of Wight in bad visibility 1-11-42 FH188 Sgt PS Smith (RNZAF)+
BR187VcT2704EAM46FF 21-3-42 8MU 24-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 8-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '2-G' 249Sq Crash landed nr Naxaro after combat 4-5-42 Sgt JW McConnell safe SOC 6-5-42 FH17:05
BR188VcT2714EAM46FF 24-3-42 8MU 25-3-42 82MU 26-3-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 Destroyed in air raid CE 22-4-42
BR189VI2721EAM47(PC)SR FF 25-3-42 8MU 26-3-42 ? 616Sq 16-5-42 FAAC 1-8-42 124Sq 25-1-43 310Sq 10-9-43 504Sq 24-9-43 39MU nea 17-8-44 SOC 19-2-45
BR190VcT2705EAM46FF 21-3-42 8MU 26-3-42 39MU 29-3-42 ? RAF Abbotsinch 10-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '2-A' 601Sq '2-A' 126Sq '2'A' 185Sq by 6-5-42 shot down and crashed off coast of Malta 9-5-42 FH13:20 FLt JW Buckstone+ (603Sq)
BR191VI2722EAM47FF 26-3-42 8MU 27-3-42 616Sq 16-5-42 Shot down nr Le Touquet 3-6-42 FH25:15 P/O PJ Moore+
BR192VcT2717EAM46FF 24-3-42 8MU 26-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 8-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '2-W' 601Sq 'W' enemy action f/l Luqa CA 29-4-42 P/O EA Crist (RCAF) inj. flown with Sqn to Middle East 23-6-42 crashed landing Matariyah FACB 9-8-42 FLt RB Ingram inj. Collided with EP193 landing Msus C2 25-11-42 W/O B Raises safe 92Sq NAfricanASC 31-10-43 SOC 26-4-45
BR193VI2737EAM47FF 27-3-42 8MU 29-3-42 616Sq 16-5-42 AST 20-5-42 124Sq 27-3-43 616Sq 31-8-43 SOC 18-5-45
BR194VcT2723EAM46FF 26-3-42 8MU 28-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 7-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 249Sq 137MU 30-6-42 603Sq 137MU 6-9-42 Bomb fell off and exploded on landing Ta Kali 14-5-43 P/O MB Zobell (RCAF) inj [Middle East 1-7-43]
BR195VcT2724EAM46FF 26-3-42 8MU 27-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 6-4-42 Scottish Aviation riw 2-5-42 45MU 39MU 82MU 1-10-42 Peribonka 30-10-42 Takoradi 1-12-42 Middle East 31-12-42 417Sq NAfrica 30-11-43 MedAAF 30-6-45 Trg Del France 27-9-45
BR196VcT2728EAM46FF 27-3-42 39MU 3-4-42 RAF Abbotsinch 11-4-42 39MU 17-4-42 RAF Renfrew 28-4-42 USS Wasp 3-5-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 9-5-42 601Sq Shot down in sea off Malta 12-5-42 Sgt CE Graysmark+ (recovered by HSL128)
BR197VI2745EAM47FF 29-3-42 8MU 1-4-42 616Sq 16-5-42 Ran into BS111 Tangmere FACB 8-10-42 Sgt LGB McKellar (RAAF) safe. ros 504Sq 3-11-42 Tyre burst while taxying swung and prop damaged Tangmere 25-1-43 Sgt R Mckillop safe (616Sq) ASTH 5-5-45
BR198VcT2729EAM46FF 27-3-42 39MU 29-3-42 RAF Renfrew 26-4-42 Empire Conrad 13-5-42 Gibraltar 27-5-42 flown off Eagle to Malta 3-6-42 603Sq Shot down in sea off Malta 8-7-42 F/O NS King+ SOC FH17:35
BR199VcT2736EAM46FF 27-3-42 39MU 28-3-42 RAF Abbotsinch 11-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '1-C' 249Sq crash landed Ta Kali CE 26-4-42 P/O RW James inj SOC 17-9-42
BR200VI2746EAM47FF 29-3-42 AAEE 1-4-42 comparison perf trls with BR205 and BR287. Lost in cloud force-landed CB 13-4-42 MMO 616Sq 4-3-43 FAAC 15-4-43 ros 39MU nea 26-12-43 SOC 9-2-45
BR201VcT2742EAM46FF 28-3-42 8MU 29-3-42 47MU 20-4-42 R485 9-5-42 Middle East 1-8-42 417Sq 145Sq 249Sq NWAfrica 218Grp 30-11-43 SOC 8-3-44
BR202Vc2752EAM46LFVc FF 1-4-42 Boulton Paul 1-4-42 first Spit with 170gal slipper overload tank. Oil tank mods. AAEE 10-6-42 fuel cons and range tests with 170gal tank plus addnl 29gal internal tank. Boulton Paul 6-7-42 M47 install RAE 18-8-42 AAEE 30-8-42 as rogue Spit 9MU 11-12-42 82MU 15-4-43 Casablanca 2-5-43 80Sq CIC Meknes accident Meknes 27-9-44 Sgt R Delenatte SOC 26-4-45
BR203VcT2747EAM46FF 29-3-42 39MU 1-4-42 RAF Abbotsinch 11-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 '1-F' 185Sq 'X' Shot down by Bf109s off Malta 22-7-42 FSgt DG Reid (RCAF)+ FH29:30
BR204VcT2765EAM46FF 1-4-42 39MU 3-4-42 RAF Abbotsinch 11-4-42 USS Wasp 14-4-42 flown off Wasp to Malta 20-4-42 Destroyed in air raid 22-4-42 SOC 6-5-42
BR205VI2754EAM47FF 1-4-42 AAEE 2-4-42 RAE 29-5-42 pressure cabin trls. transfer to AAEE 6-42 for extensive diving and perf trls with neg 'G' carburetter comparison with BR287. carbon monoxide contam trls. Fitt DeH four blade Hydromatic prop for further trls with BR200 and BR287 11-42 to 1-43 39MU 7-5-43 1CRU MMO 23-8-44 33MU 20-4-45 SOC 28-4-45