Date & Time: Aug 7, 1938
Operator:
Registration:
K6961
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Training
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Leuchars - Leuchars
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
5
Crew fatalities:
5
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
5
Circumstances:
The crew was performing a night training exercise when the twin engine aircraft, flying at low altitude in poor weather conditions, hit a hill and was destroyed. All five occupants from the 37th Squadron were killed.
Crew:
John Adam, pilot,
Albert George Gillespie,
Edward Rayment,
Charles Carter Noxon Suthers,
Patrick Joseph McGovern.