spit_Ia

Spitfire

aircraft production

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Serial Mark c/n Fac Eng History
MB235Seafire IIc3503CHAM46FF 14-10-42 15MU 18-10-42 884S 12-42 to 5-43 778S Crail 10-43 768S Abbotsinch 19-9-44 Into barrier engine torn out Patroller Cat Z1 1-11-44 (S/L LE Garner OK)
MB236Seafire IIc3504CHAM46FF 16-10-42 15MU 18-10-42 807S ('M') 11-42 to 4-43 880S Stalker unable to maintain height force-landed Salerno beach Cat Z 9-9-43 (Lt D Cameron PoW escaped)
MB237Seafire LRIIc3513CHAM46FF 17-10-42 15MU 19-10-42 884S Turnhouse 12-42 to 3-43 880S 2-44 759S Yeovilton 4-44 to 5-44 Belfast to Ayr 28-7-44 808S 8-44 to 11-44 879S 1-45 to 3-45 728S Ta Kali u/c failed to lower whoels-up landing on grass 18-5-45 (S/L GG Harrington) Swung landing nosed over (S/L JSA Harris)
MB238Seafire IIc3521CHAM46FF 18-10-42 15MU 25-10-42 3FP flying accident Kirkbride Cat Ac 13-11-42 Tested ARS Hatston 22-3-43 ros Hatston 19-5-43 894S Hatston 5-43 834S ('R') damaged in hangar in gale Hunter 4/5-8-43 833S Stalker 9-43 791S Arbroath transfer to Burscough but spun in on circuit on arrival 2m S of airfield Cat Z 3-10-43 (S/L ER Almond killed)
MB239Seafire IIc3537CHAM46FF 22-10-42 15MU 24-10-42 ros 5-1-43 884S 1-43 DLT hook pulled out wingtip bent Argus 3-4-43 (Lt T Winstanley) 897S prop hit runway on takeoff force-landed in soft ground 4-12-43 (S/L WH Neilson) Hamble to Lee-on-Solent 20-4-44 761S Heavy landing port tyre burst swung off runway Cat X1 27-8-44 (Lt WG Phillimore) u/c damaged belly landed Cat Y1 27-10-44 (S/L PM Harker SANF)
MB240Seafire IIc3548CHAM46FF 24-10-42 15MU 28-10-42 Tested ARS Hatston 25-11-42 899S 1-43 880S ('7B') 20-2-43 899S 5-43 Lee-on-Solent to Hatston 20-2-44 809S 6-44 Caught wire hit barrier fuselage wrinkled Stalker Cat Y1 23-7-44 (S/L EHR Stephens)
MB241Seafire IIc3557CHAM46FF 27-10-42 15MU 2-11-42 887S 2-43 to 3-43 ros 22-2-43 (AST?) Hamble to Christchurch 29-7-43 Lee-on-Solent to 809S Andover 2-11-43 807S 12-43 to 10-44 Taxied into when stationary by MB193 Grimsetter Cat S 7-3-44 (Lt FC Neve) Swung to stbd landing ground looped damaged u/c and wing Long Kesh Cat X1 31-3-44 (S/L PE Love) Heavy landing damaged aerials wingtip and tyres Hunter Cat X1 2-8-44 (S/L PWJ Webb)
MB242Seafire IIc3558CHAM46FF 27-10-42 15MU 2-11-42 880S 11-42 887S fuselage hit rounddown Unicorn 6-8-43 (Lt PH Knowler) 768S Abbotsinch 6-44 Hook caught on lift on nose Trouncer 4-2-45 (S/L NJ Geary)
MB243Seafire LIIc3585CHAM46FF 31-10-42 15MU 6-11-42 899S (named Shamrock IV) 12-42 to 11-43 tailwheel hit rounddown 15-4-43 (S/L JV Brownlee) 879S Attacker bombed target at San Angelo with 5 Spitfire IX of 4SAAF then hit by flak baled out Cat Z 27-6-44 (S/L AA Gowan with partisans retd 10-7-44)
MB244Seafire IIc3583CHAM46FF 31-10-42 15MU 2-11-42 899S ('6Q') 12-42 Spun into Firth of Clyde off Greenock from 1000ft Cat Z 28-5-43 (S/L PP Fitzgerald killed)
MB245Seafire LIIc3584CHAM46FF 31-10-42 15MU 2-11-42 Tested ARS Hatston 25-11-42 880S 12-42 899S to 880S ('7D') 20-2-43 to 5-43 Taxied into by MB150 wing damaged 23-3-43 (S/L MA Button) 899S 5-43 Lee-on-Solent to Cosford 10-11-43 809S loss of aileron control Dale Cat X 9-3-44 (S/L AB Foley RNZN) 879S attd 7SAAFS 1-7-44 On return from ops hit bump on runway swung into taxying Spitfire JL111 of 7SAAF Orvieto 3-7-44 (S/L WS Donnelly RNZN)
MB246Seafire LRIIc3586CHAM46FF 6-11-42 15MU 7-11-42 899S 1-43 to 2-43 Hawarden to RAE 21-1-44 Lee-on-Solent 14-2-44 879S Attacker 10-44 to 3-45 728S Ta Kali 5-45 to 6-45
MB247Seafire IIc3587CHAM46FF 6-11-42 15MU 8-11-42 808S engine failure force-landed wheels-up nr Broadwoodwidger Devon Cat Y 30-12-42 (S/L AP Goodfellow) AST Hamble 17-1-43 Lee-on-Solent 31-3-43 801S 4-43 to 6-43 Tested AST Hamble 15/25-5-43 809S 8-43 899S 8-43 PD 23-2-44
MB248Seafire IIc3600CHAM46FF 7-11-42 15MU 9-11-42 801S HMS Furious 3-43 to 6-43 Christchurch to Heston 17-8-43 809S 12-43 Tail hit prop of rear aircraft 4-5-44 (Lt LJ Baker) Swung off runway taxying Dekheila 30-1-45 (S/L GJT Moore RNZN) 879S 2-45
MB249Seafire IIc3609CHAM61FF 13-11-42 15MU 17-11-42 886S 3-43 809S apparent engine failure hit ground at high speed Cat Z 7-11-43 (Lt AR Mason OK)
MB250Seafire LIIc3605CHAM61FF 10-11-42 15MU 17-11-42 899S 1-43 to 2 43 809S 7-43 to 8-43 880S Stalker Salerno landings low windspeed over deck bounced over wires into barrier Cat Z 10-9-43 (S/L SN Harris OK)
MB251Seafire LIIc3612CHAM61FF 13-11-42 15MU 17-11-42 Yeovilton 6-12-42 RNARY Coimbatore 2-44 834S Battler at Puttalam believed carrying out force-landed crashed into house caught fire Cat Z 27-4-44 (S/L SR Duncan killed)
MB252Seafire IIc3628CHAM46FF 17-11-42 15MU 20-11-42 Tested ARS Hatston 2-3-43 887S 3-43 to 6-43 Christchurch to Lee-on-Solent 28-2-44 759S Yeovilton 7-44 to 11-44
MB253Seafire IIc3631CHAM46FF 21-11-42 15MU 21-11-42 Tested ARS Hatston 10-1-43 880S ('7R') 2-43 to 7-43 899S 5-43 to 7-43 897S 9-43 RNARY Coimbatore 2-44 889S 4-44 Floated u/c caught on barrier crashed into deck park went over side taking LR907 with it Atheling Cat Z 29-6-44 (Pilot S/L JD Chittenden RNZN and 4 others inc AM(E)2 RJ Milton and AF H Patrick all killed)
MB254Seafire IIc3654CHAM46FF 22-11-42 15MU 24-11-42 809S 11-43 FONAS Staff Lee-on-Solent 7-44 to 8-44 (781 Sqn?)
MB255Seafire IIc3655CHAM46FF 24-11-42 15MU 28-11-42 Tested ARS Hatston 18-1-43 880S Indomitable ('7F':'7K') 2-43 Striking force escort hit by AA ditched alongside ship caught fire sank Cat Z 15-6-43 (S/L RA Lawson DoI) BUT 761S Henstridge wheel hit unmarked rut nosed over Code 3 18-3-44 (S/L A Goater) 709S St Merryn stbd oleo collapsed 17-4-44 (Lt JEF Rankin)
MB256Seafire IIc3656CHAM46FF 25-11-42 15MU 25-11-42 887S 1-43 to 4-43 884S 1-43 to 5-43 899S ('6C') later 1943 809S 12-43 Port u/c collapsed 20-4-44 (Lt LJ Baker) Prop damaged taxying Stalker 23-6-44 (L/C TB Winstanley) Wingtip hit Marauder taxying Blida 29-6-44 (S/L PI Rae) 4F Wing hit by MB194 1-8-44 On Fanara dump Egypt 4-47
MB257Seafire IIc3657CHAM46FF 25-11-42 15MU 2-12-42 Tested ARS Hatston 15-1-43 801S 5-43 894S Illustrious from 3-43 to 7-43 Came down on port wheel when arrested Cat Y 28-6-43 (S/L E Kirkham) Lee-on-Solent to Hawarden 11-5-44 885S engine failure on landing stalled landed heavily Cat Y1 23-8-44 (S/L R Hales)
MB258Seafire IIc3674CHAM46FF 28-11-42 15MU 2-12-42 ATA ferry overshot landing Donibristle Cat Ac 13-1-43 ros VA Oxford 17-1-43 Tested ARS Hatston 2-3-43 894S from 3-43 to 7-43 894S caught Swordfish trailing aerial damaged 13-6-43 (S/L ABB Clark) Christchurch to Lee-on-Solent 17-10-43 807S ('M') 12-43 Bounced caught No.8 wire prop clipped barrier Cat X1 25-6-44 (S/L LGC Recce RNZN) Heavy landing airframe buckled back broken Bone Cat Z1 12-7-44 (S/L DS Robertson OK)
MB259Seafire IIc3686CHAM46FF 29-11-42 5FP ferry force-landed Middle Wallop Cat A 1-12-42 15MU 6-12-42 808S St.Merryn stalled spun in sea from 50ft Cat Z 24-4-43 (S/L TN Shinkfield killed)
MB260Seafire IIc3694CHAM46FF 30-11-42 15MU 2-12-42 Prestwick 29-1-43 833S hit barrier Stalker 17-8-43 (S/L AJ Davies) Lee-on-Solent to Yeovilton store 19-2-44 Tested 12-4-44 807S 7-44 879S landed to stbd caught No.8 wire hit island Attacker Cat Y1 28-8-44 (S/L DA Gibson)
MB261Seafire IIc3695CHAM46FF 30-11-42 15MU 11-12-42 748S St.Merryn heavy landing Cat Y1 21-6-43 (S/L BAN King) Cv to FRIIC (Merlin 32) A Sqn AAEE 4-4-44 (determine aftmost CG with/without inertia weight) Tested RNARY Donibristle 11/14-12-44 768S Abbotsinch hit tail of Corsair JS721 taxying after landing Trouncer 26-2-45 (S/L G Robertson) Heavy landings wrinkled fuselage 15-3-45 (Mid J Marchant) Caught No.7 wire prop clipped barrier 15-3-45 (S/L OL Sundt)
MB262Seafire IIc3696CHAM46FF 30-11-42 15MU 2-12-42 887S Unicorn 1-43 Ran off deck into sea sank Cat Z 10-6-43 (S/L AD Hawkins-King OK)
MB263Seafire IIc3707CHAM46FF 5-12-42 15MU 6-12-42 884S 1-43 to 5-43 809S hit rounddown floated over wires into barrier Unicorn 20-9-43 (S/L DS Ogle) Yeovilton store tested 12-4-44 ATA Hawarden 11-6-44 FAW-7S USN Dunkeswell ground looped landing 16-9-44 (L/C RD Garland USNR) Mjr overhaul required
MB264Seafire IIc3723CHAM46FF 8-12-42 15MU 9-12-42 894S 7-43 to 11-43 Unicom/Paestum (809 Sqn?) 761S Henstridge 1-45 to 2-45 708S Gosport 5-45
MB265Seafire LIIc3725CHAM46FF 10-12-42 15MU 10-12-42 887S caught wire stbd wingtip hit pom-pom Unicorn Cat Y 12-7-43 (S/L WG Coleman RNZN) 880S 7-43 Renfrew to 880S 11-11-43 Taxied into parked lorry Skeabrae Cat X 7-3-44 (S/L CH Leighton RNZN) 768S Abbotsinch 11-44 Ballooned into barriers nosed over into Seafire 24-12-44 (Mid JF Makins)
MB266Seafire LIIc3726CHAM46FF 9-12-42 15MU 10-12-42 Yeovilton to 887S 28-2-43 to 5-43 Stalled after low approach trying to go round again 30-4-43 Cat Z (S/L HA Foote OK) Rebuilt? 808S 11-43 to 1-44 Taxied into truck Burscough Cat X 22-11-43 (S/L ML Heath RNZN) 807S 11-43 to 7-44
MB267Seafire IIc3732CHAM46FF 11-12-42 15MU 15-12-42 801S 5-43 to 6-43 Christchurch to Cosford 25-8-43 897S low windspeed over deck port wing hit MB178 24-10-43 (S/L AB Foley RNZN) Taxied into by Skua L2979 Speke 21-12-43 807S 5-44 Floated into barrier nosed up Hunter Cat Y1 25-6-44 (S/L D Stewart)
MB268Seafire IIc3731CHAM46FF 11-12-42 15MU 15-12-42 801S 5-43 807S Hunter 3-44 to 8-44 Drogue hit air intake 14-3-44 (Lt JB Leeming) Tested RNARY Coimbatore 15-8-44 809S heavy landing u/c damaged Stalker Code 3 27-8-44 (S/L JO Jerromes) 728S Ta Kali engine began to sputter 21-8-45 (S/L ME Scott) u/c defective belly landed on grass 10-1-46 (S/L JA Tyrrell)
MB269Seafire LIIc3746CHAM46FF 14-12-42 15MU 22-12-42 801S 5-43 894S Illustrious 4-43 Heavy landing 19-8-43 (S/L ABB Clark) 809S Stalker ('SA') 7-44 Do24 destroyed Volos Harbour Greece shared MB133 NF607 NN134 and NN390 1015 17-10-44 (S/L GC Morris) Swung landing Cat HX 22-1-45 (S/L AO Fry)
MB270Seafire LIIc3749CHAM46FF 15-12-42 15MU 20-12-42 886S hit barrier landed in walkway 5-9-43 (Lt IO Robertson) 879S 9-44 Hook bounced over wires into barrier Attacker 24-10-44 (S/L JE Wilmshurst Smith)
MB271Seafire IIc3771CHAM46FF 20-12-42 15MU 22-12-42 887S 2-43 Floated over wires over side Unicorn Cat Z 6-43? (S/L WG Coleman RNZN OK)
MB272Seafire IIc3780CHAM46FF 23-12-42 15MU RNDA 2-1-43 Machrihanish to 880S 22-3-43 899S 5-43 to 7-43 Tested Yeovilton store 31-5-44 Yeovilton as personal aircraft of Capt CLO Keighly-Peach (named QUEENIE II) 1-6-44 to 8-45
MB273Seafire IIc3789CHAM46FF 24-12-42 15MU RNDA 3-1-43 880S 2-43 to 5-43 899S 3-43 to 8-43 880S 2-44 768S Abbotsinch 9-44
MB274Seafire IIc3791CHAM46FF 30-12-42 15MU RNDA 2-1-43 Kirkbride to Donibristle 16-2-43 FA Cat Ac 17-2-43 ATA ferry swung landing Cat Ac 16-3-43 887S 7-43 809S 9-43 880S collided with lorry on peritrack Ballyhalbert Cat Y1 5-2-44 (S/L JG Hale) CRO Belfast Cat B repairs 18-2-44 RY 19-9-44
MB275Seafire LIIc3806CHAM46FF 1-1-43 15MU 3-1-43 Pershore to Cosford 5-2-43 899S 4-43 to 8-43 809S 9-43 880S 9-43
MB276Seafire IIc3792CHAM46FF 30-12-42 15MU 2-1-43 887S Unicorn 4-43 to 7-43 Stalled 30-4-43 (Lt HA Foote RNZN)
MB277Seafire IIc3805CHAM46FF 31-12-42 15MU 3-1-43 894S HMS Illustrious 5-43 Taxied into soft earth nosed over Machrihanish Cat X 8-6-43 (S/L PJM Canter RNZN) 899S 7-43 879S bounced into barrier Attacker Cat Y 30-12-43 (S/L LGC Reece RNZN) 719S St.Merryn 12-44 794S St.Merryn 2-1-45 to 2-45
MB278Seafire IIc3808CHAM46FF 2-1-43 15MU 8-1-43 880S from 22-3-43 to 5-43 899S 7-43 Tested RNARY Coimbatore 9-9-44 and 5-10-44
MB279Seafire LIIc3809CHAM46FF 2-1-43 15MU 3-1-43 Tested ARS Hatston 16-4-43 887S Unicorn ('2H') from 7-5-43 Heavy landing Cat Y 16-5-43 (S/L WJF Beever) 809S Stalker 11-43 Heavy landing port oleo collapsed Code 3 14-6-44 (L/C HDB Eaden) Bounced into barrier Cat Y1 26-7-44 (S/L EHR Stephens)
MB280Seafire LIIc3826CHAM46FF 8-1-43 15MU 11-1-43 RNAS Donibristle 26-8-43 Arbroath 15-9-43 Burscough 2-10-43 897S ('V') 23-10-43 809S Stalker ('S':'V') 20-2-44 Damaged prop taxying Dale 11-3-44 (S/L WS Donnelly RNZN) Ditched Cat Z 15-8-44 (S/L GC Morris OK)
MB281Seafire LIIc3827CHAM46FF 8-1-43 15MU 15-1-43 809S engine failure force-landed Cat S 10 2-44 (S/L RD Wood) 807S u/c would not lower belly landed La Senia Cat Y1 10-6-44 (S/L GE Thomas) 728S Ta Kali ('M8A') 5-45 to 10-45
MB293Seafire IIc3633ASTM46FF 21-11-42 AST ASTH 28-11-42 Cv LFIIC M32 15MU 29-11-42 AAEE 14-12-42 trials with 1x200lb or 1x120lb smoke bomb. Deck takeoff trials with same. 3-44 trials with Mk III light univ carrier with 4x10lb practise bombs and 4x4.5in dia recco flares and 4x40lb GP bombs. Drag excessive 879S HMS Attacker
MB294Seafire IIc3668ASTM46FF 23-11-42 AST 15MU 29-11-42 Tested ARS Hatston 14-1-43 894S Illustrious from 3-43 to 10-43 Heavy landing tail oleo broke Cat X 10-9-43 (Lt HT Palmer) 787S Wittering 1-44 to 7-44 759S Yeovilton 9-44 to 10-44 [MkIIc prefix?] 761S Henstridge heavy landing port oleo broke off Cat ZZ 3-2-45 (S/L DN Wright OK)
MB295Seafire IIc3669ASTM46FF 26-11-42 AST 15MU 2-12-42 885S 2-43 to 6-43 880S 7-43 761S Henstridge 3-45 to 9-45 Floated into barrier 16-3-45 (S/L NC Eversfield)
MB296Seafire IIc3670ASTM46FF 28-11-42 AST 15MU 2-12-42 885S ('A') 2-43 Tested North Front 24-2-43 u/c locked up diverted belly landed on top of full 30gall slipper tank did not catch fire Ta Kali Cat Y 30-7-43 (S/L JD Buchanan) 809S 3-44
MB297Seafire LIIc3710ASTM46FF 1-12-42 AST 15MU 10-12-42 Cark to Kirkbride 10-3-43 Tested ARS Hatston 10-4-43 RNAS Hatston 19-5-43 (896 Sqn?) 880S from 20-8-43 Burscough 10-1-44 761S Henstridge fighter affiliation exercise with USAAF B-24 near RAF Zeals collided with Spitfire EN914 of 761S pilot baled out too low at 600ft Cat Z 3-10-44 (Lt GH Whitehead killed)
MB298Seafire IIc3714ASTM46FF 4-12-42 AST 15MU 11-12-42 880S 7-43 899S Hunter 8-43 Possible flak damage from Italian cruiser near Naples fast landing into barrier engine fell out into sea Cat Z 11-9-43 (S/L J Kirk OK)
MB299Seafire IIc3743ASTM46FF 12-12-42 15FP ferry flap damaged landing Andover Cat A 20-12-42 15MU 21-12-42 HAL mods. RAE 2-43 catapult trials. HAL mods. AST Hamble (fit drag chain arrester gear) A Flt RAE 31-7-43 (drag chain arrester gear trials on elevated P catapult) 799S Lee-on-Solent 31-8-45 to 1-46
MB300Seafire LIIc3744ASTM46FF 13-12-42 15MU 19-12-42 880S to Burscough 3-12-43 761S Henstridge 7-44 to 2-45 Tyre punctured nosed up Cat LC 22-11-44 (S/L CAA Corp)
MB301Seafire IIc3807ASTM46FF 31-12-42 15MU 5-1-43 Christchurch to Hawarden 4-8-43 807S ('8D') 7-43 to 9-43 897S 11-43 809S 3-44 to 4-44 761S Henstridge 7-44 Insufficient power nosed over into soft ground Cat ZZ 21-2-45 (S/L TB Smith-Hawthorne)
MB302Seafire LIIc3846ASTM46FF 9-1-43 15MU 21-2-43 ros 2-43 Holmesley South 28-3-43 808S Battler ('F') 5-43 to 6-43 Fw200 port engines on fire crashed in sea 4025N1453W shared with NM970 2238 22-6-43 (S/L AG Penney) Wing Ldr 3rd Naval F Wing's aircraft from 17-3-44 Henstridge 25-4-44 759S Yeovilton 10-44 to 11-44
MB303Seafire IIc3811HPAM45FF 2-1-43 15MU 4-1-43 894S Illustrious from 3-43 After heavy landings port u/c began to collapse Cat X2 28-6-43 (S/L PTW Weston) Struck rounddown Cat X 9-9-43 (Lt WJ Pooley) Henstridge to Hawarden 24-11-43 899S 11-43 880S 16-1-44 Tested Yeovilton store 24-5-44 759S Yeovilton heavy landing port oleo collapsed Cat X2 12-6-44 (S/L GT Murphy) 761S Henstridge port oleo torn off belly landed Cat Z1 13-11-44 (S/L GW Draper)
MB304Seafire LRIIc3831HPAM46FF 8-1-43 15MU 8-1-43 Ringway 3-2-43 Tested ARS Hatston 15-4-43 899S 5-43 Stalled on deck in force-landed Indomitable 23-6-43 (S/L MA Button of 880 Sqn) 809S stbd u/c collapsed on landing Dekheila Cat LQ 28-1-45 (S/L IWE Little) 879S 3-45
MB305Seafire IIc3833HPAM46FF 8-1-43 15MU 8-1-43 880S 5-43 897S heavy landing tail oleo collapsed back wrinkled Unicorn 26-8-43 (S/L AB Foley RNZN) PD 17-12-43
MB306Seafire LIIc3834HPAM46FF 8-1-43 15MU 9-1-43 Kirkbride to Donibristle 7-2-43 Unit? while stationary hit by taxying Swordfish HS364 Machrihanish 28-3-43 894S from 15-6-43 880S Stalker from 13-8-43 Internal damage to fuselage 17-8-43 (Lt JG Hornshaw) 886S Attacker taxied into NM996 11-9-43 RAE 2-44 (RATOG in comparison with Ib NX958) 761S Henstridge 12-44 Collided with MB152 while forming up in circuit 1m S of airfield 7-1-45 (pilot OK)
MB307Seafire LIIc3869ASTM45FF 13-1-43 AST 15MU 18-1-43 RNAS Lee on Solent 8-3-43 Lee-on-Solent 7-5-43 (sic) 807S 5-43 to 8-43 Heston Aircraft to A Flt RAE 18-2-44 (RATOG and catapult trials) [RATOG trials Illustrious] Heston Aircraft 11-3-44 (mods) RAE 27-3-44 (RATOG in comparison with NX958) Heston Aircraft 24-4-44 A Flt RAE 4-5-44 (RATOG) Visited AAEE 16-5-44 Windscreen paste tests 17-5-44 [759 Sqn?] Yeovilton 23-5-44 RAE 3-7-44 759S Yeovilton (uncoded) 11-7-44 to 5-45 731S Easthaven
MB308Seafire IIc3873ASTM45FF 13-1-43 AST 15MU 21-1-43 895S 4-43 886S 11-43 to 12-43 809S heavy landing bounced into barrier Stalker Cat Y1 27-6-44 (S/L GH Brittain)
MB309Seafire IIc3835HPAM45FF 8-1-43 15MU 11-1-43 884S Turnhouse 3-43 to 6-43 DLT into barrier Argus 8-4-43 DLT into barrier Argus 9-4-43 (both Lt T Winstanley) 895S 4-43 Missing en route Machrihanish to Donisbristle store Cat Z 19-6-43 (S/L AE Beeston of 801S killed) Coded 'L' once
MB310Seafire IIc3867HPAM45FF 15-1-43 15MU 21-1-43 Machrihanish to 880S 22-3-43 Engine trouble stalled over rounddown Indomitable 18-5-43 (S/L MA Button) 894S from 15-6-43 PD 3-8-43
MB311Seafire IIc3874HPAM45FF 15-1-43 15MU 23-1-43 Tested Renfrew 21-12-43 879S 3-44 728S Ta Kali 3-45 to 7-45
MB312Seafire IIc3868HPAM45FF 15-1-43 15MU 21-1-43 879S 11-43 808S ('3D') 5-44 Wheels up landing Ballybalbert 18-11-44 (S/L DW Barraclough) 731S Easthaven ('E3Y') 9-45 to 10-45
MB313Seafire LIIc3881HPAM46FF 17-1-43 15MU 21-1-43 DH Witney 5-4-43 Tested 15-4-43 808S u/c damaged after cross-wind landing on slope Cat X 25-8-43 (S/L PM Lamb) 807S Fabrica Bf109 and Fw190 both damaged shared MA992 29-6-44 (S/L DS Robinson)
MB314Seafire FBLIIc3895HPAM46FF 21-1-43 15MU 23-1-43 DH Witney 5-4-43 Tested 21-4-43 Tested AST Hamble 24-4-43 894S from 15-6-43 807S Hunter 7-43 Attacked targets in S.France flak damage no flaps attempted to land on appeared to fall unconscious just before touching down throttle opened fully through barrier over stbd bow knocking over HF/DF mast Cat Z 20-8-44 (Lt EV Speakman killed also killed AF(E) STC Barter AF(E) WGP Peirce and AM2 engine failure Pym and 3 other ratings)
MB315Seafire IIc3896HPAM46FF 21-1-43 15MU 21-1-43 Donisbristle store on delivery overshot tried to go round again through perimeter fence demolished bungalow 'Musoka' Caroline Ave Stanpit Christchurch Hants Cat Z 25-6-43 (S/L PM Lamb badly injured)
MB316Seafire IIc3902HPAM46FF 23-1-43 15MU 27-1-43 895S 4-43 894S from 15-6-43
MB317Seafire IIc3903HPAM45FF 23-1-43 15MU 27-1-43 CRU AST Hamble 31-3-43 Lee-on-Solent 20-4-43 807S 5-43 to 8-43 809S 5-44 to 6-44 879S ('AE':'AS') 9-44 to 3-45 728S Ta Kali 5-45 to 8-45
MB318Seafire IIc3914HPAM46FF 26-1-43 15MU 27-1-43 Lee-on-Solent 1-3-43 894S from 15-6-43 885S Formidable ('O6L') Passage to Gibraltar badly damaged in hangar during gale Hunter 4/5-8-43
MB319Seafire IIc3919HPAM46FF 27-1-43 15MU 29-1-43 895S 4-43 897S 10-43 to 11-43 Hit handcart on peritrack Cat X 24-10-43 (S/L WT Hodgson) 809S 3-44 to 7-44 807S ground looped stbd u/c collapsed Ramatuelle Italy 24-8-44 (L/C MAJM Hayward) 3FU ferry stbd tyre burst landing swung into rough ground hit trucks Bone Cat E 27-6-45 (F/O CA Wright RAF seriously injured) Coded 'S' once
MB320Seafire IIc3924HPAM46FF 29-1-43 15MU 3-2-43 CRU 31-3-43 807S 5-43 Overcorrected into barrier Indomitable Cat Z 21-6-43 (S/L RH Simpson OK)
MB321Seafire LIIc3943HPAM45FF 2-2-43 15MU 4-2-43 807S HMS Battler ('P') 4-43 to 5-43 894S from 15-6-43 807S ('8P') stalled landing on broke back Indomitable 10-7-43 (S/L NA Neal) AAEE 11-44
MB322Seafire LIIc3963HPAM46FF 6-2-43 15MU 10-2-43 Sherburn to Renfrew 17-2-43 Lee-on-Solent 6-3-43 CRU 31-3-43 Lee-on-Solent store landed u/c not locked down Cat X 11-5-43 (Lt P Campbell) 880S from 20-8-43 809S 11-43 879S 6-44 to 8-44 Crashed off runway landing Blida Cat X 19-6-44 (S/L WTS Buchan) 728S Ta Kali 1-45 807S ground looped at end of run landed cross-wind Dekheila Cat X 28-2-45 (S/L JD Myhill)
MB323Seafire IIc4133CHAM45FF 22-3-43 15MU 24-3-43 807S 5-43 to 4-44 Barrier crash Indomitable Cat Y 27-6-43 (S/L GE Pugh) Port wing hit ground u/c collapsed nosed over Grimsetter 7-3-44 (S/L PE Love) Tested Donibristle 3-7-44 761S Henstridge 8-44 Tyre punctured nosed up 22-11-44 (S/L GW Draper) Landed wheels-up Cat ZZ 17-1-45 (Mid WA Armstrong)
MB324Seafire IIc4134CHAM45FF 26-3-43 15MU 28-3-43 Cowley 8-4-43 809S 4-43 807S 5-43 to 8-43
MB325Seafire IIc4148CHAM45FF 27-3-43 15MU 28-3-43 809S 4-43 894S from 15-6-43 Comm Flt [which?] flap selector damaged 17-11-43 (Capt RStA Malleson) 759S Yeovilton summer 1944
MB326Seafire IIc4176CHAM46FF 1-4-43 15MU 8-4-43 Arbroath to 884S 3-6-43 Wheel collapsed landing Turnhouse in strong cross-wind Cat Y2 7-6-43 (S/L JD Alexander RNZN) 833S 8-43 759S 2-44 809S 3-44 Ground looped while taxying Long Kesh Cat X2 20-4-44 (Lt LJ Baker) CRO Belfast for Cat Ac repairs 29-4-44 RY 25-7-44 768S Abbotsinch 12-44
MB328Seafire IbASTM45(ex BL676) Presentation aircraft 'BONDOWOSO' Cv AST Hamble 10-1-42 (tropical filter A frame arrester hook and slinging points) VA Worthy Down 23-3-42 AAEE 30-3-42 (handling and fuel system trials) 778S Arbroath 8-4-42 Dn. (sic AAEE?) 24-4-42 (Aero Report designated this aircraft as a Mk.IIN IFF trials ground equipment installation Further trials with 30 gallon fuselage overload tanks. Two 20mm cannon 1xF24 camera. To compensate for CG movement after A frame installed 2 x 27lb weights fitted to engine bearers. 61/2lb weight on elevator controls aircraft dived to 470mph) 787S Duxford/Wittering 7-42 to 9-43 759S Yeovilton 8-44 force-landed in field Cat Z1 28-9-44 (Mid FH Tucker)
MB329Seafire IbASTM45(ex BL687) Cv AST Hamble 10-1-42 VA Eastleigh 21-4-42 38MU 25-4-42 76MU 15-6-42 Glasgow Docks 7-7-42 RNARY Nairobi to RNARY Fayid arr 18-6-43 North African Pool Berka I c.28-6-43 Left for Takali but tyre burst on takeoff from Homs en route left runway went on nose 17-7-43 (Lt R Pridham-Wippell OK) Takali to 885S 8-43 to 9-43 Evanton store 11-43 731S Easthaven unable to lower u/c belly landed 16-7-44 (S/L JBW Broadbent)
MB330Seafire IbASTM45(ex BL678) Cv AST Hamble 10-1-42 VA Eastleigh 14-5-42 38MU 17-5-42 76MU 15-6-42 RNARY Nairobi to RNARY Fayid arr 18-6-43 North African Pool Berka I 28-6-43 885S 7-43 PD 14-12-43
MB331Seafire IbASTM45(ex BL694) Cv AST Hamble 26-1-42 VA Eastleigh 30-5-42 38MU 3-6-42 76MU 29-6-42 Glasgow Docks 8-7-42 RNARY Nairobi to RNARY Fayid arr 20-6-43 885S from 8-43 731S Easthaven ('E3S') 1-45 to 6-45 748S Dale/St.Merryn 7-45 to 12-45
MB332Seafire IbASTM46(ex AB416) Cv AST Hamble 9-3-42 VA Eastleigh 26-5-42 38MU 30-5-42 76MU 19-6-42 Glasgow Docks 7-7-42 RNARY Nairobi to RNARY Fayid arr 18-6-43 Berka I 28-6-43 885S 8-43 to 9-43 768S Abbotsinch 5-44 Evanton store 3-44 to 4-44 Renfrew to RAF Gosport 4-7-44 761S Henstridge force-landed wheels-up on grass Cat Z 12-3-45 (S/L GW Falcon)
MB333Seafire IbASTM45(ex AB410) Cv AST Hamble 9-3-42 VA Eastleigh 20-5-42 38MU 24-5-42 HAL 9-6-42 76MU 27-6-42 Glasgow Docks 8-7-42 RNARY Nairobi to RNARY Fayid arr 21-6-43 775S Fayid 12-43 to 3-44 BUT 879S Flaps failed to operate ran into mud bent prop Andover 9-11-43 (S/L DGG Clapham)
MB334Seafire IbASTM45(ex AB413) Cv AST Hamble 9-3-42 VA Eastleigh 8-5-42 38MU 16-5-42 76MU 27-6-42 Glasgow Docks 7-7-42 RNARY Nairobi to RNARY Fayid 19-6-43 Berka I 23-7-43 885S 8-43 Hook pulled out over side Formidable Cat Z 28-8-43 (S/L RT Allen OK)
MB335Seafire IbASTM45(ex AB408) Cv AST Hamble 14-3-42 38MU 29-5-42 76MU 25-6-42 Glasgow Docks 8-7-42 RNARY Nairobi to RNARY Fayid 18-6-43 North African Pool Berks I c.28-6-43 Takali 21-7-43 To 885S 8-43 to 9-43 842S 1-44 731S Easthaven ('E3Y') 5-44 to 8-45
MB336Seafire IbASTM45(ex AB376) Cv AST Hamble 13-2-42 VA Eastleigh 30-5-42 38MU 4-6-42 A Sqn AAEE 10-6-42 (radio and comms equipt trials) Arbroath to RNARY Donibristle 31-8-42 807S high approach hit island Cat X 27-9-42 (S/L GRA Darling) ros 2-11-42 885S Into barrier landing Furious Cat Y 6-5-43 768S Abbotsinch 5-44 to 4-45 Prop hit deck landing Ravager 19-7-44 (Mid GI Frazer) Caught No.8 wire tipped barrier Trouncer Cat LQ 26-2-45 (S/L RP Hypher)
MB337Seafire IbASTM61(ex AR261) Cv AST Hamble 6-3-42 VA Eastleigh 21-5-42 38MU 24-5-42 76MU 25-6-42 Glasgow Docks 8-7-42 RNARY Nairobi to RNARY Fayid 17-6-43 775S Dekheila engine failure force-landed crashed 10-7-43 (S/L CH Macphail) Aboukir to 775S Dekheila 4-2-44 to 3-44 761S Henstridge 8-44 to 9-44 731S Easthaven ('E3Y) 8-45
MB338Seafire IbASTM45(ex AB415) Cv AST Hamble 26-4-42 VA Eastleigh 3-6-42 38MU 6-6-42 76MU 25-6-42 Glasgow Docks 7-7-42 RNARY Nairobi to RNARY Fayid 18-6-43 North African Pool Berka I 28-6-43 Dekheila 1-8-43 Fayid 3-8-43 885S 8-43 to 9-43 801S Furious ('G') 2-44 to 5-44 Engaged Bf109 Stadlandet 11-2-44 (S/L GW Falcon) 731S Easthaven ('E3X') 9-44 to 6-45 Hood flew off damaged fin and rudder 16-9-44 (S/L AHG Kynaston) Ran off runway into soft ground nosed over 10-2-45 (S/L MG Gatley) 748S St.Merryn 8-45 to 12-45
MB339Seafire IbASTM45(ex BL679) Cv AST Hamble 31-1-42 VA Eastleigh 2-6-42 38MU 6-6-42 76MU 19-6-42 Glasgow Docks 7-7-42 RNARY Nairobi to RNARY Fayid 17-6-43 Dekheila store no wind flap failure overshot Cat Y 20-8-43 (S/L RW Gibb) 775S Dekheila 11-43 to 3-44
MB340Seafire IbASTM45(ex BL689) Cv AST Hamble 10-1-42 15MU 1-6-42 38MU 4-6-42 76MU 29-6-42 Glasgow Docks 7-7-42 Station hack Port Reitz 8-44 to 1-45
MB341Seafire IbASTM45(ex AB414) Cv AST Hamble 30-4-42 VA Eastleigh 8-6-42 38MU 11-6-42 76MU 8-7-42 Shipped 20-7-42 885S 12-42 to 4-43 748S St.Merryn/Henstridge 8-43 Landed with no flaps or brake pressure nosed over Henstridge 17-2-44 (Lt RWM Walsh) retd RAF 12-44 [?]
MB342Seafire IbASTM45(ex AB379) Cv AST Hamble 6-3-42 VA Eastleigh 9-6-42 38MU 11-6-42 76MU 8-7-42 Shipped 30-7-42 801S 1-43 to 2-44 Landed wheels-up Cat Y 9-3-43 (Lt FRA Turnbull) One u/c leg failed to lower 6-12-43 (Lt WH Stevens) 768S Abbotsinch into port walkway Ravager 1-5-44 (S/L CW Green) Stbd u/c knocked up Ravager 21-8-44 (S/L PE Holway)
MB343Seafire IbASTM45(ex AB409) Cv AST Hamble 30-4-42 VA Eastleigh 16-6-42 76MU 8-7-42 Shipped 20-7-42 801S from 11-42 to 2-44 Ravager DLT by 748S pilot 11-4-44 Evanton store 6-44 Hamble to Lee-on-Solent engine failure en route force-landed Cowley 6-12-44 (T/O GA Barnett ATA) 798S Lee-on-Solent flapless landing overshot 22-7-45 (S/L JN Wilson)
MB344Seafire IbASTM45(ex AR444) Cv AST Hamble 16-5-42 VA Eastleigh 18-6-42 Phillips and Powis 15MU 23-6-42 Shipped 20-7-42 801S 1-43 SS Gibraltar force-landed due to weather 13-3-43 (Lt EJ Clark) 898S matter thrown up damaged prop tip Wingfield Cat LQ 18-1-45 (Lt HH Salisbury)
MB345Seafire IbASTM45(ex AR445) Cv AST Hamble 17-5-42 VA Eastleigh 21-6-42 76MU 10-7-42 Shipped 20-7-42 801S 1-43 885S Formidable ('K') 2-43 Oil leak obscured windscreen emergency landing 24-5-43 (S/L FH Montgomery) Into barrier 27-6-43 (Lt LP Jones) 761S Henstridge 2-44 Ran into bowser which stopped abruptly 9-5-44 (S/L JR Northeast) Hamble to Yeovilton 23-8-44 748S Dale/St.Merryn 7-45 Taxied into vehicle wing damaged 21-11-45 (S/L JFO Willcox)
MB346Seafire IbASTM45(ex AR446) Cv AST Hamble 20-5-42 VA Eastleigh 21-6-42 76MU 10-7-42 Shipped 20-7-42 885S 2-43 Into barrier Formidable 6-5-43 (S/L PA Luing) 794S Henstridge 11-43 761S Henstridge 11-43 Landed wheels-up Cat X1 10-6-44 (Mid JH Brewer) Lost port wheel landing belly landed Cat Y1 30-8-44 (Mid IT Dean)
MB347Seafire IbASTM45(ex AR443) Cv AST Hamble 17-5-42 VA Eastleigh 20-5-42 76MU 9-7-42 Shipped 23-7-42 801S 3-43 885S 4-43 Donibristle to Inskip 29-3-44 748S Yeovilton 3-44 to 4-44 768S Abbotsinch engine failure at 5000ft force-landed on airfield 31-5-44 (S/L JA Young) 748S Yeovilton/Dale/St.Merryn 8-44 to 9-45
MB348Seafire IbASTM45(ex AR549) Cv AST Hamble 26-5-42 VA Eastleigh 23-6-42 76MU 10-7-42 Shipped 20-7-42 801S ('R') 12-42 807S 12-42 779S North Front ('Z')
MB349Seafire IbASTM45(ex AR442) Cv AST Hamble 20-5-42 VA Eastleigh 26-6-42 RNDA 15MU 30-6-42 DAWT Lee-on-Solent personal aircraft of Capt RC Hay RM 7-43 to 9-43 736S St.Merryn 4-44 718S St.Merryn 17-8-44 to 10-44 SF St.Merryn Nosed over taxying 11-4-45 (S/L WA Murray)
MB350Seafire IbASTM45(ex AR404) Cv AST Hamble 26-4-42 8MU 4-6-42 38MU Donibristle 6-10-42 885S engine trouble landed wheels-up North Front 3-11-42 (S/L JD Buchanan) AST Hamble 24-1-43 801S 8-43 748S Yeovilton 3-44 Hamble to Gosport 6-4-44 [?-listed as IIc MB530] 736S St.Merryn 7-44
MB351Seafire IbASTM45(ex AB405) Cv AST Hamble 26-4-42 VA Eastleigh 5-6-42 38MU 9-6-42 ATA Ratcliffe 10-8-42 braked hard swerved u/c collapsed 14-8-42 (L/C S Timbs) AST Hamble 7-9-42 15MU 10-10-42 886S 3-43 ros 1-4-43 842S from 31-7-43 Scrambled from Fencer to intercept Ju88 which got away climbing through 7000ft of cloud 12-12-43 (S/L JD Kelsall) 807S 3-44 748S Yeovilton 3-44 731S Easthaven ('E3U':'E3Z') 5-44 to 7-45
MB352Seafire IbASTM45(ex AB406) Cv AST Hamble 26-4-42 VA Eastleigh 15-6-42 Donibristle 1-8-42 801S 10-42 to 8-43 Henstridge tested 20-1-44
MB353Seafire IbASTM45(ex AB407) Cv AST Hamble 30-4-42 VA Eastleigh 11-6-42 Donibristle 12-8-42 801S 9-42 Heavy landing one leg collapsed Furious Cat X 27-11-42 (S/L LD Wilkinson) Hamble to White Waltham 30-1-43 ros 6-4-43 801S Furious 1-44 Shot down in sea by Bf109G of JG5 2m N of Krakenes Norway Cat Z 11-2-44 (S/L WL Horner killed)
MB354Seafire IbASTM45(ex AB492) Cv AST Hamble 30-4-42 VA Eastleigh 13-6-42 RNDA 17-6-42 Donibristle 1-8-42 897S Stretton 27-8-42 801S 3-9-42 ros 2-4-43 801S heavy landing port u/c damaged Furious 4-11-43 (S/L RW Durrant RNZN) 761S Henstridge 2-44 engine failure on takeoff force-landed in field Cat Z2 3-10-44 (Mid TA Cox)
MB355Seafire IbASTM45(ex AB494) Cv AST Hamble 30-4-42 VA Eastleigh 15-6-42 38MU 17-6-42 Donibristle 7-8-42 897S Stretton 17-8-42 801S 3-9-42 FTR Furious Ju88 dest over Fleet but hit by return fire crashed off North African coast Cat Z 28-11-42 (S/L D Platt killed)
MB356Seafire IbASTM45(ex EP148) Cv AST Hamble 29-5-42 VA Eastleigh 30-6-42 Flying accident ros 15MU 5-7-42 807S drifted caught wire hit barrier Furious Cat X 20-9 42 (S/L H Rowland) AST Hamble 17-11-42 ros 1-4-43 801S 5-43 Internal coolant leak Cat Y 29-6-43 (S/L RW Durrant RNZN) 15FP Hamble ferry Renfrew to Gosport for Fleetlands u/c would not retract after takeoff landed safely Cat Ac 25-4-44 (T/0 Mrs FME Bennett ATA) 708S Gosport 5-44 RNARY Fleetlands test after MI engine failure force-landed Worthy Down Cat S 27-7-44 (Lt GPLaT Shea-Simmonds) 798S Lee-on-Solent 7-45
MB357Seafire IbASTM45(ex AR457) Cv AST Hamble 18-5-42 VA Eastleigh 2-7-42 Tested RNARY Donibristle 30-8-42 807S DLT Furious port u/c failed to lower force-landed Machrihanish Cat Y 4-9-42 (S/L CF Hargreaves) ARS Machrihanish 14-9-42 AHU Arbroath 21-10-42 880S 12-42 894S 2-43 to 4-43 Tested ARS Hatston 13-5-43 801S 5-43 801S 11-43 Lee-on-Solent to Fighter Leaders School RAF Milfield (attd) 30-1-44 Lee-on-Solent 1-3-44 761S Henstridge 12-44 to 3-45 [prefix?) 708S Gosport 5-45 to 6-45 798S Lee-on-Solent 7-45
MB358Seafire IbASTM45(ex AR458) Cv AST Hamble 26-5-42 VA Eastleigh 4-7-42 15MU to Prestwick 31-7-42 RNARY Donibristle to Machrihanish 1-9-42 807S Drifted to port caught wire u/c collapsed Furious Cat Y 4-9-42 (S/L LP Twiss) AST Hamble 11-9-42 Arbroath 15-10-42 Kirkbride to Arbroath 22-10-42 894S 2-43 to 4-43 801S ('J') 3-43 to 5-44 731S Easthaven ('E3W') 6-44 to 8-45 u/c collapsed landing 11-7-44 (S/L JA Robertson)
MB359Seafire IbASTM45(ex EP141) Cv AST Hamble 30-5-42 VA Eastleigh 7-7-42 15MU 9-7-42 761S Yeovilton 8-42 to 9-42 801S 9-42 to 1-43 759S Yeovilton 12-43 SF Easthaven 12-43 to 1-44 Taxied off road nosed over in soft ground Cat X1 7-12-43 (S/L BF O'Neill RNZN) 801S 3-44 Evanton store 8-44 Sherburn 9-9-44 748S Dale/St.Merryn 4-45 to 1-46
MB360Seafire IbASTM45(ex AR460) Cv AST Hamble 30-5-42 VA Eastleigh 7-7-42 761S Yeovilton 8-42 884S Dasher to North Front 3-11-42 801S 1-43 885S ('C') 2-43 Selected flaps up on takeoff sank to ground Cat X 11-5-43 (S/L FH Montgomery) Still u/s so left North Front when Formidable sailed 28-6-43 4F Wing 2-44 768S Abbotsinch 8-44
MB361Seafire IbASTM45(ex AR461) Cv AST Hamble 15-6-42 VA Eastleigh 21-7-42 15MU 4-8-42 807S 11-42 801S 3-43 ros 29-3 43 778B Flt Pretoria Castle from 24-8-43 to 1-44 768S Abbotsinch 7-44 to 8-44
MB362Seafire IbASTM45(ex EP142) Cv AST Hamble 30-5-42 VA Eastleigh 8-7-42 (as EP142) 15MU 12-7-42 Donisbristle store to 880S Hatston ('R') 12-12-45 Collided MB369 during camera gun attacks at 6000ft nr Woodwick bombing range Cat Z 3-2-43 (S/L LH Johnson killed)
MB363Seafire IbASTM45(ex EP144) Cv AST Hamble 29-5-42 VA Eastleigh 7-7-42 15MU 9-7-42 801S from 23-9-42 ros 1-4-43 Heavy landing tyre burst u/c damaged Cat X1 20-11-43 (S/L RF Saxe) Donibristle 21-5-44 787S Wittering 6-44 Brakes failed ran into steamroller damaged wing Arbroath Cat X2A 25-8-44 (Lt JM Richmond) [787Y Flt 6-44 to 10-44]
MB364Seafire IbASTM45(ex EP146) Cv AST Hamble 29-5-42 VA Eastleigh 4-7-42 Tested RNARY Donibristle 24-8-42 801S ('N') from 9-42 ros 2-4-43 Nosed over landing Furious Cat X1 3-2-44 (S/L A Robson) Fw190 probable and Bf109 damaged Stadlandet Norway 11-2-44 (S/L RW Durrant) 768S Abbotsinch 8-44 To GI as A350 at RN Engineering College Manadon Plymouth Burnt in fire drill 1957
MB365Seafire IbASTM45(ex EP147) Cv AST Hamble 30-5-42 VA Eastleigh 8-7-42 15MU 11-7-42 Yeovilton 16-8-42 801S 12-42 to 3-43 Donibristle to Hatston 18-3-44 768S Abbotsinch 8-44 779S North Front stbd u/c failed to lock down belly landed 20-10-44 (S/L KL Wood)
MB366Seafire IbASTM46(ex EP291) Cv AST Hamble 14-6-42 VA Eastleigh 21-7-42 15MU 4-8-42 801S ('K') 10-42 ros 2-4-43 801S panels detached in flight 14-5-44 (S/L A Robson) Tested RNARY Donibristle 5-6-44
MB367Seafire IbASTM46(ex EP293) Cv AST Hamble 14-6-42 CBAF 21-7-42 15MU 4-8-42 801S from 9-42 to 1-43 Heston Aircraft RAE 3-44 (RATOG trials)
MB368Seafire IbASTM45(ex EP294) Cv AST Hamble 10-6-42 VA Eastleigh 11-7-42 15MU 21-7-42 807S 9-42 ros 28-10-42 899S 3-43 801S 3-43 to 1-44 Taxied into lorry on peritrack Machrihanish Cat X 4-5-43 (Lt WH Stevens) Inskip to Gosport 24-3-44 748S St.Merryn 11-45
MB369Seafire IbASTM46(ex EP295) Cv AST Hamble 14-6-42 VA Eastleigh 18-7-42 15MU 25-7-42 801S collided MB362 during camera gun attacks at 6000ft nr Woodwick bombing range Cat Z 3-2-43 (S/L ACA Smalley of 880S killed)
MB370Seafire IbASTM46(ex EP296) Cv AST Hamble 11-6-42 VA Eastleigh 15-7-42 15MU 21-7-42 801S from 9-42 ros 29-3-43 Port leg collapsed after landing Stretton Cat X 8-8-43 (S/L GW Falcon) 808S 4-44 748S St.Merryn 11-43 to 8-44 Overran runway nosed up in soft ground 9-3-44 (Lt JL Moore) 759S Yeovilton 12-44 Heavy ADDL stbd oleo collapsed Cat HX 4-1-45 (L/C FH Tucker)
MB371Seafire IbASTM46(ex EP299) Cv AST Hamble 11-6-42 VA Eastleigh 18-7-42 RNDA at 15MU 21-7-42 801S 1-43 to 3-44 ros 2-4-43 808S ('3F') 4-44 759S Yeovilton 12-44 [?-listed as IIc 371]
MB372Seafire IbASTM46(ex EP301) Cv AST Hamble 11-6-42 VA Eastleigh 14-7-42 15MU 21-7-42 801S from 9-42 force-landed Tafaroui 8-11-42 (S/L PJ Hutton) 768S Trouncer 2-45
MB373Seafire IbASTM46(ex EP302) Cv AST Hamble 11-6-42 VA Eastleigh 19-7-42 (still as EP302) 15MU 4-8-42 761S Yeovilton 8-42 807S 9-42 ros (15MU?) 28-11-42 884S 3-43 801S 3-43 to 6-43 842S touched barrier skin wrinkled Fencer 19-8-43 (S/L JD Kelsall) 768S Abbotsinch 5-44 Caught No.4 wire port wheel ran off into walkway 17-6-44 (S/L DH Lee-on-Solent) 768S Abbotsinch 3-45 to 4-45 748S Dale/St.Merryn 6-45 Weathercocked taxying hit stationary aircraft 18-10-45 (S/L JWW Baker)
MB374Seafire IbASTM46(ex EP304) Cv AST Hamble 10-6-42 VA Eastleigh 17-7-42 RNDA at 15MU 19-7-42 801S 12-42 Heavy landing Furious Cat Y 11-12-43 (S/L PH London) To RAE 1-45 Lee-on-Solent to RAE 8-3-45
MB375Seafire IbASTM45(ex EP308) Cv AST Hamble 10-6-42 VA Eastleigh 14-7-42 RNDA 21-7-42 897S Stretton 27-8-42 801S 3-9-42 to 1-43 ros 2-4-43 816S heavy landing 7-9-43 (Lt GP Magwood) 801S 12-43
MB761VII4512EAM64FF 3-7-43 33MU 4-7-43 124S 15-7-43 FAAC 23-12-43 1402Flt 28-10-44 high alt trials SOC 9-12-48
MB762VII4547EAM64FF 12-7-43 39MU 16-7-43 ros 5-8-43 405ARF 1-9-43 616S 28-9-43 Flew into hill Dinmore Hill Hereford CAC 21-1-44 [29-6-44]
MB763VII4568EAM64FF 16-7-43 33MU 20-7-43 405ARF HAL 4-8-43 312S 11-8-43 118S 4-10-43 453S 27-10-43 SF Skaebrae 8-11-43 Overshot landing and tipped up Skeabrae FAAC 15-7-44 recat E 18-9-44
MB764VII4593EAM64FF 21-7-43 39MU 26-7-43 405ARF HAL 19-8-43 616S 14-10-43 CB ops 5-3-44 2AGS 3-3-45 sold scrap Intl.Alloys 19-3-47
MB765VII4611EAM64FF 7-8-43 33MU 10-8-43 405ARF 16-8-43 312S 18-8-43 118S 4-10-43 453S 27-10-43 SF Skaebrae 8-11-43 high alt trials CB ops SOC 30-12-48
MB766VII4635EAM64FF 12-8-43 33MU 15-8-43 405ARF HAL 21-8-43 124S 28-8-43 3011 Service Echelon 4-2-44 124S CAC ops 14-2-44 SOC 25-4-46
MB767VII4641EAM64FF 13-8-43 9MU 15-8-43 405ARF 22-8-43 616S 'YQ-F' 1-9-43 Hit by flak over Cherbourg CAC 21-4-44 ros Ftr Command Northolt 10-11-44 Shoeburyness as target aircraft high alt trials SOC 9-12-48
MB768VII4647EAM64FF 15-8-43 33MU 17-8-43 405ARF 27-8-43 616S 'YQ-X' 14-9-43 Shot up by Bf109s then damaged by flak and abandoned over Channel CE 12-6-44 F/Lt J McG Cleleand RNZAF picked up by HSL
MB769VII4668EAM64FF 20-8-43 39MU 23-8-43 405ARF 8-9-43 616S 'YQ-T' 28-9-43 3GTS 11-10-45 39MU nea SOC 11-5-46
MB770PRXIT4250CHAM63FF 21-4-43 Benson 28-4-43 1OADU 9-6-43 Malta 24-6-43 682S Missing from PR mission over Northern Italy 4-3-44
MB771PRXIT4257CHAM63FF 28-4-43 6MU 29-4-43 Benson 10-5-43 542S 23-5-43 8OTU 1-9-44 ros 9-4-45 sold MoS 18-1-49
MB772PRXIT4264CHAM63FF 29-4-43 Benson 2-5-43 1OADU 7-7-43 Malta 1-8-43 683S u/c would not lock down on return from PR sortie and collapsed on landing Loqa CB 3-9-43 NWAfrica 1-12-43
MB773PRXIT4265CHAM63FF 30-4-43 Benson 2-5-43 1OADU 31-5-43 Malta 1-6-43 683S 218Grp NAfrica 30-11-43 SOC 28-4-45
MB774PRXIT4275CHAM63FF 3-5-43 Benson 5-5-43 1OADU 25-5-43 Malta 1-6-43 683S Middle East 30-9-43 SOC 26-9-46
MB775PRXIT4282CHAM63FF 6-5-43 Benson 12-5-43 1OADU 31-5-43 682S NWAfrica Ran out of fuel and engine cut in circuit crashlanded LaMarsa FACB 11-8-43
MB776PRXIT4291CHAM61FF 4-5-43 Benson 12-5-43 1OADU 4-6-43 NWAfrica 1-7-43 Malta 1-8-43 C2 ops 12-9-43 MedAAF 21-6-45 SOC 18-10-45
MB777PRXIT4292CHAM63FF 7-5-43 Benson 12-5-43 1OADU 15-6-43 Miles Aircraft 16-6-43 NWAfrica 1-7-43 Malta 1-11-43 MedAAF SOC 28-2-46
MB778PRXIT4293CHAM63FF 8-5-43 Benson 12-5-43 1OADU 15-6-43 NWAfrica 1-7-43 Malta 1-8-43 682S 683S Hit by EN674 at dispersal Milazzo East FAC3 13-9-43
MB779PRXIT4295CHAM63AFF 9-5-43 Benson 12-5-43 1OADU 15-6-43 HAL 22-6-43 Miles Aircraft 17-7-43 NWAfrica 31-7-43 MedAAF SOC 18-10-45
MB780PRXIT4302CHAM63AFF 12-5-43 Benson 15-5-43 1OADU 9-6-43 Malta 1-7-43 541S Benson 14-7-43 FAAC 25-11-43 MedAAF 21-6-45 SOC 18-10-45
MB781PRXIT4304CHAM63FF 13-5-43 Benson 16-5-43 1OADU 21-6-43 NAfrica 1-7-43 682S MedAAF SOC 31-5-45
MB782PRXIT4310CHAM63FF 13-5-43 Benson 16-5-43 FTR in transit Porthreath to Gibraltar 18-5-43 [16-6-43]
MB783PRXIT4311CHAM63AFF 14-5-43 Benson 18-5-43 1OADU 7-7-43 Miles Aircraft 8-7-43 Malta 1-8-43 Italy 1-12-43 MedAAF SOC 13-10-45
MB784PRXIT4312CHAM63AFF 15-5-43 Benson 18-5-43 1OADU 30-5-43 Miles Aircraft 30-6-43 NFT
MB785PRXIT4335CHAM63AFF 17-5-43 Benson 18-5-43 1OADU 28-6-43 Malta 1-7-43 Middle East 30-9-43 Engine cut bellylanded at Deversoir CE 12-7-45
MB786PRXIT4348CHAM63FF 21-5-43 Benson 25-5-43 1OADU 15-6-43 Malta 1-7-43 MedAAF 21-6-45 SOC 28-2-46
MB787PRXIT4337CHAM63FF 18-5-43 6MU 22-5-43 Benson 23-5-43 541S 3-6-43 VASM 26-8-43 univ camera install 8OTU 30-8-44 to 5935M 15-4-46 rtp 28-4-47
MB788PRXIT4343CHAM63FF 22-5-43 Benson 23-5-43 542S 15-6-43 8OTU 4-10-44 fire in air FAAC 6-11-44 HAL sold MoS 18-1-49
MB789PRXIT4352CHAM63FF 22-5-43 enlarged oil tank special windscreen rounded and lacking metal formers AAEE 16-8-43 level speed perf and positional error at high alt Benson 25-5-43 ? 542S 15-6-43 VASM 24-9-43 univ camera install 542S 9-10-43 flew into hill Stubbs Field Turville Oxon CE Homing bearing at wrong height 1-12-43
MB790PRXIT4353CHAM63FF 22-5-43 Benson 26-5-43 CB ops 19-6-43 HAL VASM 15-9-43 univ camera install 541S 30-9-43 photo sorties Ran out of fuel and force-landed hit wall nr Buddock Cornwall CE 18-12-43 AST SOC 5-1-44
MB791PRXIT4361CHAM63FF 24-5-43 Benson 28-5-43 543S 3-7-43 106Grp Wastage Pl 18-6-44 34WSU 22-2-45 8OTU 29-6-45 to 5936M 18-4-46 rtp 28-4-47
MB792PRXIT4360CHAM63AFF 25-5-43 Benson 27-5-43 541S 19-6-43 Missing (Kiel) 24-6-43
MB793PRXIT4369CHAM63FF 26-5-43 Benson 28-5-43 542S 21-6-43 Engine cut returning from PR mission bellylanded Findon Sussex CE 7-5-44
MB794XII4237HPAGIIIFF 20-4-43 8MU 24-4-43 405ARF HAL 26-8-43 41S 'EB-H' 29-9-43 Hit by flak off Carentan and abandoned Normandy Beach Head 9-6-44
MB795XII4245HPAGIIIFF 21-4-43 8MU 27-4-43 405ARF HAL 27-8-43 41S 'EB-A' 29-9-43 CAC ops 20-10-43 ros to 4875M 15-9-44 SOC 1-1-48
MB796XII4246HPAGIIIFF 23-4-43 39MU 27-4-43 41S 'EB-U' 21-5-43 Hit by flak nr Rouen aircraft abandoned on fire 6-9-43 F/O R J Boyd killed
MB797XII4247HPAGIIIFF 24-4-43 39MU 27-4-43 405ARF HAL 1-8-43 41S 'EB-Y' 22-8-43 crash-landed whilst lost Harty Marshes CE 12-2-44 FH131.15
MB798XII4263HPAGIIIFF 29-4-43 8MU 1-5-43 405ARF HAL 22-8-43 41S 'EB-U' 14-9-43 AST 39MU 22-9-44 595S 2-5-45 29MU 2-9-45 5919M 2-9-45 93ATC 12-3-46 SOC 30-11-49
MB799XII4269HPAGIII8MU 6-5-43 405ARF HAL 22-8-43 41S 14-9-43 91S 16-9-43 Ramrod to Lille aircraft abandoned into sea off Ramsgate 19-9-43
MB800XII4270HPAGIIIVAWD 7-5-43 wts and CG loadings prod aircraft 39MU 11-5-43 41S 'EB-B' 19-5-43 shot down by Fw190 south of Dunkirk 19-9-43
MB801XII4276HPAGIIIFF 4-5-43 39MU 11-5-43 41S 'EB-X' 11-5-43 ros 26-8-43 crash-landing CE 20-11-43
MB802XII4284HPAGIIIFF 6-5-43 41S 'EB-K' 11-5-43 Shot down by Fw190 nr Beauvais 24-9-43
MB803XII4283CHAGIIIFF 6-5-43 91S 'DL-D' 13-5-43 HAL 23-10-43 61OTU 41S 'EB-X' 15-5-44 AST 21-6-44 39MU nea 14-5-46
MB804XII4322HPAGIIIFF 14-5-43 39MU 18-5-43 405ARF HAL 1-8-43 41S 'EB-T' 22-8-43 CB ops 16-7-44 ASAT Aberforth 2-5-45 595S 3-5-45 to 5920M 12-3-46 115ATC
MB805XII4320CHAGIIIFF 9-5-43 91S 16-5-43 Ramrod combat with Fw190s FTR 24-7-43 F/Lt G Stenborg RNZAF killed
MB806VII4327EAM64FF 18-5-43 9MU 24-5-43 R-RH 27-5-43 124S 23-8-43 Malcolms 7-2-44 mods 2AGS 22-3-45 sold scrap 3-9-47
MB807IX4404EAM63AFF 4-6-43 39MU 5-6-43 82MU 18-6-43 La Pampa 2-7-43 Casablanca 14-7-43 Middle East 1-9-43 NAfricanASC 31-10-43 SOC 31-3-44 recat A 31-1-45 MedAAF SOC 26-7-45
MB808VII4359EAM64FF 25-5-43 39MU 28-5-43 124S 'ON-C' 6-6-43 Combat with Fw190 SE Nieuport CAC 14-2-44 616S 3-4-44 SOC high alt trials 30-12-48